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  • 9.5

    Grand Lake Farmers Market

    Farmers Market Splash Pad Park Oakland, CA

    People also say (51 tips):

    • Brian S.
      Brian Strauss: "Great for the whole family. Bounce houses for the kids, and very good produce and meat selections. Excellent location. If there is a knock against it: the food stalls are just okay save for Roli Roti"
  • 9.4

    Stay Gold Delicatessen

    Deli / Bodega 2635 San Pablo Ave Oakland, CA

    People also say (16 tips):

    • Brian S.
      Brian Strauss: "Easily the best BBQ in Oakland right now. Texas style brisket is killer. So are the ribs. Really epic sub sandwich game too. We had the meatball."
  • 9.4

    Lucky Duck Bicycle Cafe

    Café 302 12th St Oakland, CA

    People also say (10 tips):

    • John W.
      John W: "The friendly biker staff make solid espresso drinks—and walk them to your table—as well as a vegan friendly menu. Speaking of, that BBQ jackfruit sandwich is tasty. Plenty of seats, outlets, and wifi."
  • 9.5

    Jack London Square

    Plaza Embarcadero West & Broadway Oakland, CA

    People also say (61 tips):

    • SFGate
      SFGate: "Now open in Jack London Square, Jack’s Oyster Bar & Fish House offers a fresh take on seafood on the Oakland waterfront. Menu includes salads, sandwiches, and updated spins on classic seafood dishes."
  • 9.3

    Starline Social Club

    Nightclub 645 W Grand Ave Oakland, CA

    People also say (13 tips):

    • Eater
      Eater: "This cavernous and historic bar, ballroom, and events space has gotten a big revamp, with a full food menu and an offering of cocktails like the Nola Derby, with rum, citrus, and coffee liqueur."
  • 9.4

    Drake's Dealership

    Beer Garden 2325 Broadway Oakland, CA

    People also say (86 tips):

    • Mona A.
      Mona Al-ghussein: "The out door sitting area is cheerful and it's a cool place to hang out with family and friends. The pizzas are original and their Veggie pizza is a delight. The decor is welcoming. I do recommend"

People are talking about these places in Oakland:

  • 9.4

    Temescal Alley

    Plaza Oakland, CA

    People also say (8 tips):

    • Brian S.
      Brian Strauss: "A fun collective of artistic and artisan businesses. Yes, I throw up a little too when I say "artisan" but Crimson, Doughnut Dolley, and the Barbershop are all awesome."
    • lorraine d.
      lorraine doo: "Hip place with great coffee - all shots are double and a cool barber shop, jewelry stores, crafts, and touch of Berkeley. Love it here!"
  • 9.4

    Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve

    Park Stonewall Rd & Claremont Ave Berkeley, CA

    People also say (11 tips):

    • Morgan W.
      Morgan W: "Great views of the Bay, Bay Bridge, Berkeley, and sometimes, the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. The climb is pretty steep at certain points. Wear shoes with good grip!"
    • Rich N.
      Rich N.: "This moderately strenuous hike up from Tanglewood Dr to the top rewards you with spectacular views of Berkeley, the Bay, Alcatraz, The Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco - do it!"
  • 9.3

    New Parkway Theater

    Indie Movie Theater 474 24th St Oakland, CA

    People also say (37 tips):

    • Katherine M.
      Katherine M.: "I love the New Parkway because it has a variety of films, trivia night, beer, all the popcorn toppings you could want, and best of all, the seating is an eclectic and colorful collection of couches."
    • John W.
      John W: "Eat & drink from their food menu on a comfy couch (or office chair) as you watch a mainstream or indie film. Sat morning cartoons or Drink & Draw and community events make this theater one of a kind."

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