Adesso 4395 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA94611 Located on the corner of Pleasant Valley and Piedmont Avenues, Adesso is an Italian wine and cocktail bar that features…More an extensive selection of handmade salumi and pate. The interiors are gracefully enhanced by high ceilings and the large arched windows overlooking the street. If you are still hungry after your drinks, wander down the street to its sister restaurant, Dopo.
Amba 6464 Moraga Ave, Oakland, CA94611 Amba is a Mediterranean-vegetarian restaurant. Focusing on fresh, kosher products, Amba's food is budget-conscious and…More authentic. House specialties include the Falafel Pita Sandwiches and Hummus Bowls. Pita Chips, both sweet and savory, are popular extras. There are seasonal choices as well, such as Fattoush and Fried Cauliflower. With their strict Kosher setting, no outside food is admitted in the restaurant.
Arizmendi 3265 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA94610 Arizmendi is a bakery and pizzeria that has been serving the community since 1997. They offer different selections of…More fresh baked breads on different days. Pizza options also differ by day, serving only one type of pizza per day. Customers are encouraged to call and inquire about their daily breads and pizza of the day. There are tables and counters with stools inside, in addition to tables out in front where patrons can enjoy a cup of coffee, a pastry or a slice of pizza. Arizmendi is a workers's cooperative, with four other branches around the Bay Area.
Baja Taqueria was started in 1992 by a local dentist/ surfer, Dr. Mogalian, who had grown in up Southern California…More and loved the Baja-style fish tacos he had enjoyed while on surfing trips to Mexico. Baja Taqueria brought the concept of fish tacos to the East Bay and continues today to be an innovator in fish taco menus. It is a green-certified business and specializes in fresh and mostly organic staples, making its own salsas daily. Don't miss Baja Taqueria's Monday Night Bluegrass Taco Jam, when you can enjoy yummy tacos and good music.
Bangkok Palace Thai Restaurant 3300 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA94610 This cozy Thai restaurant offers a pleasant atmosphere at an affordable price. Bangkok Palace Thai Restaurant is proud…More to offer friendly and professional service. The ambiance can serve both as a casual destination with friends or a dinner date. It also offers free lunch and dinner delivery to local neighborhoods with a minimum purchase of $40 for lunch (must order one day in advance) between 11:30am - 1:30pm, and $15 for dinner between 5:30pm - 9pm.
Established in 1978, Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers now has 10 locations in Northern and Southern California. The…More Piedmont Avenue Barney's is one of the largest of this chain and has an airy interior feel with thier signature wood beamed vaulted ceilings and oversized vegetable still lifes.
Breads and meats are delivered daily, and prepared using only the finest and freshest ingredients. Barney's also makes a number of vegetarian salads and more than 20 different types of vegetarian burgers so this is a menu that can satisfy any burger lover. The chefs make unique salad dressings and toppings using a secret Barney's recipe, and prepare delicious daily soup specials. Over the years, Barney's has won numerous restaurant awards, and its fresh and tasty cuisine ensures that this trend will continue for years to come.
BayWolf is one of a handful of revered and long-standing restaurants in the East Bay. Following in the tradition of…More Alice Water's Chez Panisse, owner, Michael Wild, and his partners created a restaurant that features some of rustic dishes of Italy, France and Spain using locally sourced ingredients. It is perhaps most famous for its duck liver flan and Liberty Ranch Duck cooked three ways.
The restaurant is housed in a renovated home. The spacious front porch has been partially enclosed, and is heated during the winter to allow for comfortable al fresco dining year-round. Inside, the house has been divided into two comfortable dining rooms.
B-Dama 4301 Piedmont Ave Ste A, Piedmont, CA94611 Founded by the owners of Geta Sushi, B-Dama serves home-style Japanese cuisine. Its menu includes grilled yakitori…More meats and vegetables, soups and several fried dishes. Its vegetables are hand-selected from farmers markets and organic meats are purchased locally.
Boot and Shoe Service 3308 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA94610 Boot and Shoe Service opened its doors in 2009. It is an Italian restaurant that specializes in antipasti dishes and…More gourmet pizza. There are no pasta dishes at this restaurant. The atmosphere is elegant and cozy, with a wood-fire oven and an open kitchen. There is seating outside in front, and a full bar in the back that serves wine, beer and cocktails.