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Oakland Travel guide
Oakland : Michelin's recommendations
Directly across the bay from San Francisco, linked to it by the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, bustling Oakland boasts a large and busy port, gleaming waterfront and civic-center districts, an exceptional museum and a profusion of ambitiously restored mid-19C to 20C residential and commercial buildings.
Tourist attractions Oakland : Things to see and do
Lakeside Dr USA - Oakland 94610
The shores of this 155-acre saltwater tidal lake offer a haven of green serenity near the bustling heart of the city. The shimmering expanse of water was a marshy tidal slough until 1869, when Dr. Samuel Merritt, an ex-mayor who owned land on its sho..
1000 Oak St. USA - Oakland CA 94607
A city showpiece, this 7.7-acre cultural complex celebrates California's natural and human history and its art. In their building design, architects Kevin Roche and John Dinkeloo created a series of tiered horizontal galleries around a central courty..
1418 Lakeside Dr. USA - Oakland CA 94612
This sedate Italianate residence (1876) on the southwest shore of Lake Merritt was home to a succession of prominent figures, including Josiah Stanford, brother of railroad magnate Leland Stanford. The mansion served as the first Oakland Public Museu..
4801 Coliseum Way USA - Oakland CA CA 94601
Prix Prices from : 70 $
Located off Interstate 880 in Oakland, California, this pet-friendly hotel is one mile from Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum and 5 minutes from San Leandro Bay. It features free in-room Wi-Fi. Each accommodation at the Oakland Rodeway Inn and Suites ..
3255 MacArthur Boulevard USA - Oakland CA CA 94602
Featuring free parking, this Oakland, California motel is 15 minutes’ drive to Oakland International Airport. Free Wi-Fi is provided each room. Offering a satellite TV, every room includes a desk and an en suite bathroom at Highlander Motel. A refri..
1717 Embarcadero USA - Oakland CA 94606-5223
"Experience the BEST WESTERN PLUS Bayside Hotel's stunning views and rooms overlooking Oakland's historic estuary. The New York Times voted Oakland #5 as a ""must visit city in 2012. ? Our complimentary shuttle service operates from 6:..
4238 Park Blvd. USA - Oakland, CA 94602
Neighborhood favorite Bellanico serves up consistently good, rustic Italian fare. Large windows overlook Park Boulevard, while inside, persimmon-colored walls, wood furnishings, and an open kitchen welcome foodies. Lunches are low-key, frequented by ..
542 Grand Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94610
Waft into Sidebar along with the breeze from Lake Merritt for artisanal cocktails (need a Corpse Reviver?) and Mediterranean-inspired gastropub dining in a quirky space. Photographs of life on the road add character to the pumpkin-spiced interior, an..
4214 Park Blvd. USA - Oakland, CA 94602
This Oakland eatery takes its name from the town located on the volcanic slopes that produce the world's best tomatoes, and Marzano strives to honor this legacy. Gothic chandeliers and hand-blown glass wine casks illuminate the timber beams and brick..
2102 8th Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94606
Attention Ivy Hill area residents: curious about the sumptuous scents wafting about the 'hood? Follow them straight to Champa Garden, where Thai, Vietnamese, and Laotian cuisines are served with authenticity. Inside, a small bar replete with an awnin..
3268 Grand Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94610
While there are no white, sandy beaches here, the soothing Grecian vibe, Greek patrons, and scrumptious bites will take you at least part of the way to the Greek Isles. Inside, Mediterranean blues and whites color the high-arched ceiling, where a lon..
3308 Grand Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94609
Can't get a table at Oakland's popular Pizzaiolo? Well, you may not have much luck at sister pizzeria, Boot and Shoe Service, either. Nevertheless, it's still well worth the wait. On a bustling stretch of Grand Avenue, this crammed casual eatery is a..