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Oakland Interesting : 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.

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Tourist attractions Oakland : Things to see and do

  • Paramount Theatre Recommended Recommended

    2025 Broadway USA - Oakland, CA 94612

    This monumental movie palace (1931, Timothy Pflueger) is one of the nation's finest examples of Moderne design. The building's resplendent Art Deco detailing describes flowers, foliage, birds and people in addition to the more abstract designs typica..

  • Chabot Space & Science Center Interesting

    1000 Skyline Blvd USA - Oakland, CA 94611

    Thirteen years in the making, this impressive 86,000sq ft hilltop center opened in August 2000 on 13 acres of parkland, at a cost of $76.5 million. Within are an acclaimed planetarium and theater, hands-on exhibits and science labs, and powerful tele..

  • Jack London Square Interesting

    311 Broadway Ave USA - Oakland, CA 94607

    Stretching along the busy Inner Harbor of the Oakland Estuary southeast of Broadway, this once-gritty dock area has been developed as an attractive, pedestrian-friendly complex. In addition to shops, restaurants, hotels, cinemas, a farmers' market an..

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Hotels Oakland

  • Bay Breeze Inn Two stars Two stars

    4919 Coliseum Way USA - Oakland CA 94601

    Prix Prices from : 69 $

    Just off Highway 880, this motel is one mile from the Oracle Arena & Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, home of the Oakland Raiders. It offers free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking. Bay Breeze Inn features cable TV with a movie channel and a private bat..

  • The Oaks Motel Two stars Two stars

    3250 MacArthur Boulevard USA - Oakland CA 94602

    Prix Prices from : 80 $

    Conveniently located off I-580 in Oakland, California, The Oaks Motel offers guest rooms with free Wi-Fi. Free guest parking is available. A TV is provided in each air-conditioned room at this motel. Complete with a microwave, the dining area also h..

  • Motel 6 Oakland - Embarcadero

    1801 Embarcadero USA - Oakland CA 94606

    This completely non-smoking motel in Oakland, California features an outdoor hot tub with a sundeck and a 24-hour front desk. Oakland Alameda County Coliseum is 10 minutes' drive away. Rooms at the Motel 6 Oakland - Embarcadero are equipped with cab..

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Restaurants Oakland

  • Ramen Shop Quite comfortable restaurant 

    5812 College Ave. USA - 94618 Oakland

    A trio of Chez Panisse buddies have brought their innovative take on ramen to this quaint stretch of Rockridge. The slender shop has been a winner since day one and seats local residents plus visitors at a Douglas fir counter. Beyond, find the talent..

  • Shakewell Comfortable restaurant 

    3407 Lakeshore Dr. USA - 94610 Oakland

    This trendy eatery, the brainchild of Top Chef alums Jennifer Biesty and Tim Nugent, was made for sipping and supping. Donning a bar up front and several dining nooks on either side of a central walkway, Shakewell keeps things Medi-chic with Mooris..

  • Sidebar Quite comfortable restaurant 

    542 Grand Ave. USA - 94610 Oakland

    A loyal crowd of regulars flocks to this lively Oakland gastropub, located right across Grand Avenue from Lake Merritt. Though it offers only a handful of tables, Sidebar makes eating at the spacious rectangular bar a delight, with attentive servers ..

  • Bellanico Comfortable restaurant 

    4238 Park Blvd. USA - 94602 Oakland

    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 regulars. Lunches are low-key and frequented..

  • Michel Bistro Quite comfortable restaurant 

    3343 Lakeshore Ave. USA - 94601 Oakland

    A slice of France on a prime block of Lakeshore Avenue, this bistro boasts a heavily Gallic waitstaff and clientele chatting away in their native tongue. With its exposed brick, soaring ceilings, and cute touches like an excerpt from a Marcel Pagnol ..

  • Iyasare Comfortable restaurant 

    1830 4th St. USA - 94710 Berkeley

    Beautiful and innovative Japanese food draws smartly dressed couples to this Fourth Street newcomer-casual yet stylish with its dark wood furnishings, cushioned banquettes, and exhibition kitchen. The many hard surfaces can make things noisy, so opt ..

  • Commis Comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    3859 Piedmont Ave. USA - 94611 Oakland

    A quiet, serious retreat on a busy Oakland thoroughfare, Commis is a destination for those seeking thoughtful and refined cuisine in the East Bay. Though Chef/owner James Syhabout has opened multiple casual follow-ups, it remains his flagship-with a ..

  • Wood Tavern Comfortable restaurant 

    6317 College Ave. USA - 94618 Oakland

    Wood Tavern borders Oakland and Berkeley on a stretch of College Avenue full of little shops and cafés. Surrounded by pale green walls, wood joists, and wine racks, locals gather at the happening bar or catch up with friends over a meal. It's the idy..

  • Nido Quite comfortable restaurant 

    444 Oak St. USA - 94607 Oakland

    The industrial area west of the I-880 freeway doesn't boast many good restaurants, but this hidden Mexican gem is an exception. Complete with hip reclaimed-wood décor and a local clientele of business people and trendy foodies, it's definitely a cut ..

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