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1. The New Parish
Downtown, Oakland
Night Club • $$
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekend nights
1743 San Pablo Ave
Night Club • $$
1. The New Parish
Downtown, Oakland
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekend nights
1743 San Pablo Ave
2. Make Westing
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $$
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekdays
1741 Telegraph Ave
Bar • $$
2. Make Westing
Downtown, Oakland
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekdays
1741 Telegraph Ave
3. SomaR
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekend nights
1727 Telegraph Ave
Bar • $
3. SomaR
Downtown, Oakland
Always popular
Always popular
Group go-to • Popular weekend nights
1727 Telegraph Ave
4. Lost & Found
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $$
Popular weekend afternoons
Popular weekend afternoons
Popular on weekends • Popular weekend evenings
2040 Telegraph Ave
Bar • $$
4. Lost & Found
Downtown, Oakland
Popular weekend afternoons
Popular weekend afternoons
Popular on weekends • Popular weekend evenings
2040 Telegraph Ave
5. Era Art Bar & Lounge
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $
Group go-to
Group go-to
Loved by locals • Popular weekend nights
19 Grand Ave
Bar • $
5. Era Art Bar & Lounge
Downtown, Oakland
Group go-to
Group go-to
Loved by locals • Popular weekend nights
19 Grand Ave
6. Cafe Van Kleef
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $$
Popular weekdays
Popular weekdays
Popular on weekends • Popular weekday nights
1621 Telegraph Ave
Bar • $$
6. Cafe Van Kleef
Downtown, Oakland
Popular weekdays
Popular weekdays
Popular on weekends • Popular weekday nights
1621 Telegraph Ave
7. The Port Bar
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $$
Loved by locals
Loved by locals
Popular on weekends • Popular weekend nights
2023 Broadway
Bar • $$
7. The Port Bar
Downtown, Oakland
Loved by locals
Loved by locals
Popular on weekends • Popular weekend nights
2023 Broadway
8. The Layover
Downtown, Oakland
Bar • $$
Group go-to
Group go-to
Loved by locals • Popular on weekends
1517 Franklin St
Bar • $$
8. The Layover
Downtown, Oakland
Group go-to
Group go-to
Loved by locals • Popular on weekends
1517 Franklin St
9. The Uptown Nightclub
Downtown, Oakland
Bar
Loved by locals
Loved by locals
Popular weekend nights • Popular on weekends
1928 Telegraph Ave
Bar
9. The Uptown Nightclub
Downtown, Oakland
Loved by locals
Loved by locals
Popular weekend nights • Popular on weekends
1928 Telegraph Ave
10. Drexl Bar
Downtown, Oakland
Bar
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Loved by locals
382 19th St
Bar
10. Drexl Bar
Downtown, Oakland
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Trending soon?
Loved by locals
382 19th St
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Produce and Waterfront

The Produce and Waterfront neighborhood in Oakland, California offers quite a few amenities to residents and visitors in the area. You'll find plenty of shopping, grocery stores, coffee shops, restaurants, fitness centers, parks, a public library, and entertainment. Some of the restaurants include the contemporary Italian Lungomare, Ginza Japanese Sushi Restaurant, and Josiah's Seafood Restaurant.

Civic Center

Located on the east side of Oakland's central business district, the Civic Center neighborhood is home to a number of historic and government buildings, including a post office, the Social Security Administration, and two county government office buildings. Residences in the neighborhood include historic apartment buildings, single-family homes, and mixed-use buildings with apartments above retail spaces.

Northgate

Often lumped in with Uptown, Northgate is a small neighborhood with an Art Deco vibe, thanks to a large population of buildings that were built before 1939. Northgate is a thriving Oakland arts hub and features First Friday events and world class galleries, along with lots of public art. Cafes, bars, and restaurants offer a laid-back nightlife, and the New Parkway theater shows blockbusters and indie movies.

Lakeshore

The Lakeshore district in Oakland, California, is an easygoing social center that boasts numerous restaurants that include La Marcha Tapas Bar, Mezze, Shakewell, Moroccan Palace Restaurant, Michel Bistro, and Lakeshore Café. The Grand Lake Theater provides a cultural experience that's a throwback to its original days with the show tunes coming from the organ that rises from the floor. Residents and visitors can also enjoy the Grand Lake Farmers' Market, Splash Pad Park, and a variety of shopping experiences.

Old Oakland

The historic neighborhood known as Old Oakland is northeast of Broadway and across from Chinatown. You'll find historical architecture with Victorian styling, numerous locally owned shops, and a vibrant nightlife. Residents and visitors can enjoy dining at Cosecha Mexican Restaurant, DESCO Italian Restaurant, Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, The Trappist, and many other eateries in the district.

Adams Point

Located on the North Shore of Oakland, California's, Lake Merritt, Adams Point is a community that features residential, business, and tourist areas. Some of the points of interest include the Earl Warren House, the Bellevue Staten Building, Children's Fairyland, and Lakeside Park. The community got its name from an early settler named Edson Adams and became a camp for those who were displaced by the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco.

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