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Rudy'sCan'tFailCafe

Rudy's Can't Fail Cafe

Diner$$$$
Uptown, Oakland
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7.7/10
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  • Meitar M.
    "also the Shakin' Jesse."(5 Tips)
    Jordan B.
    "The Jesse James is a great cocktail creation."(4 Tips)
    rc h.
    "going for the Big Bleu Burger & sweet potato fries :)"(2 Tips)
    Audrey C.
    "$5 PBR and a shot of tequila or whiskey!"(4 Tips)
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  • Roy S.
    Fast service! My food came way faster than I could've imagined. It was also v. good.
    Roy Scopazzi · April 8
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  • Ellen M.
    Rudy's is pretty good! This location and the Emeryville location are about the same.
    Ellen McGrody · March 8
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  • Jose O.
    Easy to get a table for lunch. Burgers are better than other fare
    Jose Olivas · December 16, 2015
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  • Sydney C.
    Yessss! This place rules I suggest the grilled cheese with tomato
    Sydney Connors · September 12, 2015
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  • Russell L.
    Once-trendy now-staple diner. Breakfast options are all good. O really like the Eyedaho.
    Russell L · August 13, 2015
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  • Krystha D.
    Don't eat here. Got super sick
    Krystha Dart · June 21, 2015
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  • Cristi S.
    Overpriced food, slow service
    Cristi Scheye · May 17, 2015
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  • Cameron W.
    Cookies are baked in house--can't wait to try one. I'm usually here for breakfast.
    Cameron Wilson · April 26, 2015
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  • Wandering B.
    Pancakes 💞 - they serve everything though!
    Wandering Bailey · April 14, 2015
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  • moxie
    Everything is good here literally!But my personal favorites are the breakfast section, the veggie chili, and the amazing $5 (even) deal for a PBR and a well shot of your choice!
    moxie · January 24, 2015
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  • Craig V.
    Convenient place to eat if you're downtown with kids or headed to a show at the Fox. But the food is not good. Poor quality, poor taste. Servers are friendly, though.
    Craig Villamor · January 10, 2015
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  • Brian S.
    Breakfast with a little attitude. Tattoos encouraged though not required. The Oakstersam Benedict is a personal favorite.
    Brian Strauss · January 2, 2015
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  • Ryan H.
    Oh gosh get a boozy shake they're great. Outside area is pet friendly but not always open when the restaurant is. Call first!
    Ryan Hebert · December 17, 2014
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  • Nick F.
    Not as good as the Emeryville location but still a great lunch spot
    Nick Fruendt · December 12, 2014
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  • 💕Linds💕
    Delicious breakfast!
    💕Linds💕 · November 10, 2014
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  • Benjy W.
    Can't decide if you want breakfast for dinner? Get a burger with hash browns instead of fries. Best of both worlds!
    Benjy Weinberger · September 22, 2014
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  • antuan g.
    The Jesse James is the best thing on the menu. No, the best thing ever... Ask about it.
    antuan goodwin · August 19, 2014
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  • Talisa L.
    Awesome vegetarian options and the food is fresh and yummy.
    Talisa Lavarry · August 16, 2014
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  • Kelly W.
    Try their alcoholic shakes!
    Kelly Wong · August 9, 2014
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  • Scott A.
    Green eggs and ham!
    Scott Angelle · August 9, 2014
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  • Jamilla
    The milkshakes are to die for. Try the Jesse James!
    Jamilla · August 8, 2014
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  • Skip M.
    great breakfast spot
    Skip McBride · August 7, 2014
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  • Reid F.
    Reuben . So good
    Reid Feliz · May 11, 2014
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  • Joel M.
    Big Bleu Burger, medium rare, add an egg over medium with hash browns.
    Joel M · May 11, 2014
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  • Jé
    $5 Shot & PBR!
    · April 19, 2014
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  • John B.
    The Monte Cristo on challah was great.
    John Beynon · February 23, 2014
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  • Audrey C.
    $5 PBR and a shot of tequila or whiskey!
    Audrey Chou · November 16, 2013
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  • Trevor S.
    Try the pesto chicken quesadillas!!!
    Trevor Smith · September 26, 2013
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  • Moni H.
    I am a Cadillac margarita enthusiast. They make them to PERFECTION here!
    Moni Harris · September 22, 2013
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  • Donovan N.
    Milk Shakes w/ booze in them, how can you beat that.
    Donovan Nixon · August 6, 2013
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  • Super C.
    When you are out late and you don't have options, you can't fail here.
    Super Changuito · July 27, 2013
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  • Johanna M.
    Kris is a luv!
    Johanna Mead · May 8, 2013
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  • Johanna M.
    Fantastic burgers and good music on the house system.
    Johanna Mead · May 8, 2013
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  • Aaron R.
    Group of 7, they forgot my order... FAIL!
    Aaron Rivera · May 6, 2013
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  • Elizabeth P.
    Do not get the Bloody Mary...under any circumstances.
    Elizabeth Price · March 23, 2013
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  • Meitar M.
    This yuppie heaven has friendly wait staff but the real treat is the full bar. Food isn't great but the drinks are top notch. Be sure to try their Bloody Mary (it's GREAT), and also the Shakin' Jesse.
    Meitar Moscovitz · December 21, 2012
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  • Kevin B.
    $5 PBRs & a shot: good value for the location
    Kevin Bennett · December 2, 2012
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  • TBJ
    This place is great for a sit down spot late night, especially after a show at the fox. Brunch is nothing special but definitely try the shakin jesse any time of day.
    TBJ · November 25, 2012
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  • Zennie A.
    Go to the bar for faster service!
    Zennie Abraham · November 4, 2012
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  • G.R. M.
    Hakeem B. is an idiot. Don't dine and ditch and steal from your local economy.
    G.R. Medina · October 20, 2012
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  • KyAsha
    Try their Veggie Chilli. I'm not even a vegetarian and I can not resist!
    KyAsha · October 8, 2012
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  • Joanna
    Cheap beer!
    Joanna · September 7, 2012
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  • G K.
    Walk in. Sit at the bar. Chicken burger. Cheddar.
    G K · September 4, 2012
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  • Gusto L.
    Pricey indeed but the French Toast are amazing!
    Gusto Lopez · August 25, 2012
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  • Edward M. O.
    Foods pretty bad. Cold, bland, and service is poor. Only thing going for it is that it's next to the Fox Theater and open late.
    Edward M. Olivos · August 12, 2012
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  • K G.
    The fries aren't vegan, sorry.
    K Ga · June 11, 2012
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  • rc h.
    going for the Big Bleu Burger & sweet potato fries :)
    rc hunter · May 30, 2012
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  • Joey S.
    $1 PBR drafts during happy hour from 3-7pm!
    Joey S · May 4, 2012
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  • Tessa C.
    Avocados on my Benedict were ROTTEN! The waitress was really nice about it, got my meal comped. But being served rotten food at a restaurant was pretty bad. My milk shake was awesome though.
    Tessa Cox · April 22, 2012
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  • Janeen J.
    The best fries in town, and I've. Had many.
    Janeen Jackson · April 8, 2012
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  • Cat S.
    Before 10am on weekdays there's three kick ass early bird breakfast options.
    Cat S · March 30, 2012
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  • Damon J.
    Meatloaf Monday's. You've never had meatloaf like this .. Not a game.
    Damon Jamal · March 19, 2012
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  • Oka A.
    good food and great drink
    Oka Artha Negara · March 7, 2012
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  • Maddie Mae
    Vegan Boca burger! Where else can you actually order one?
    Maddie Mae · February 24, 2012
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  • Damon J.
    The meatloaf Mondays are crazy. Not sure how they do it but it's super addictive. I never tastes meatloaf like this.
    Damon Jamal · January 29, 2012
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  • Dana
    Buffalo chicken salad, shakin' jesse, can't go wrong with anything here
    Dana · January 13, 2012
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  • Bob L.
    Gotta love the fact that they're always open and serve everything under the sun. Food quality is generally just okay, though...nothing to write home about.
    Bob Lee · January 7, 2012
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  • Jordan B.
    The Jesse James is a great cocktail creation.
    Jordan Brandon · December 29, 2011
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  • M-C R.
    Hipster and emo fuckin' overload!! Jesus Christ!!
    M-C Reid · December 2, 2011
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  • Larry L.
    FAIL! How can you screw up breakfast?!?
    Larry Lar · November 19, 2011
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  • Ben M.
    Pressure drop
    Ben Mattick · November 13, 2011
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  • Phil D.
    Burger and beer available early!
    Phil D. · October 21, 2011
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  • Perfect T.
    Kitchen could time orders better.. If you order appetizer or soup, make sure you specify you want it BEFORE your meal... #TheSameTime???
    Perfect Timing · October 18, 2011
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  • Paul R.
    Make sure you have michale as your server he kicks ass!!!
    Paul Rose · October 5, 2011
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  • Paula S.
    Never again! Didn't get served!
    Paula Stornetta · October 5, 2011
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  • Oren J.
    Great hashbrowns, and the shakin Jessies are amazing.
    Oren Jacob · September 20, 2011
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  • Bryan P.
    They have this insane doll collection...it's frakkin' awesome! Food was mighty tasty! Read more
    Bryan Prado · September 20, 2011
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  • Jovan H.
    Try the pancakes #amazing
    Jovan Hackley · September 16, 2011
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  • mayu-chan
    Expensive but trendy brunch spot. Burgers, mediocre.
    mayu-chan · September 15, 2011
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  • Jenny V.
    Don't be scared of the huge security guard. And I mean HUGE.
    Jenny Vilchez · August 27, 2011
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  • ashleigh r.
    Their mac and cheese is a big fail. Super duper dry. And tasteless. Covered with mozzarella.... Really? Mozzarella? Try, try again.
    ashleigh r · August 24, 2011
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  • Bri J.
    Try the French toast! Soooo yummy! The only place I know of that makes French toast on Challah bread
    Bri Jackson · August 18, 2011
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  • Edward O.
    FoooooOoood....druuunk...FOoood!
    Edward Orellana · August 13, 2011
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  • Adam P.
    The Italian burger was awesome! Delicious flavors from the roasted bell peppers and house made pesto
    Adam Planas · August 3, 2011
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  • Kristen H.
    Jesse James. Shakin Jesse with Jameson. Amazing
    Kristen Haney · July 12, 2011
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  • Jonathan F.
    Mile hile club sandwich
    Jonathan Fleming · July 1, 2011
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  • Oren J.
    Shakin' Jesses. 'nuf said. Boom. Read more
    Oren Jacob · June 7, 2011
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  • Luke A.
    Nice Portobello sandwich!
    Luke Ask · November 24, 2013
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