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The 5 Best German Restaurants Near Oakland

Updated: November 12, 2021

How tasty is German Currywurst? If you're in the mood for some German classics in Oakland then look no further! We analyzed the best review sites so we could bring you the best German spots Oakland has to offer. Enjoy chilled German weis beer and brezel at these fantastic German gems in Oakland.

Find the perfect German restaurant

Brotzeit Lokal

German, $$, OaklandGerman, $$Oakland, East Peralta
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5
  • Zagat

    11 Bay Area German Restaurants Where It's Always Oktoberfest

    Zagat

Hofkuche

Beer Garden, $$, OaklandBeer Garden, $$Oakland, Northgate
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

If you travel further

Speisekammer

German, $$, AlamedaGerman, $$Alameda, Central
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

    11 Bay Area German Restaurants Where It's Always Oktoberfest

    Zagat
  • Alameda Magazine

    Best Of Alameda 2019: Best Outdoor Dining

    Alameda Magazine

Gaumenkitzel

German, $$, BerkeleyGerman, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

    11 Bay Area German Restaurants Where It's Always Oktoberfest

    Zagat

Tap Haus

Bar, $$, BerkeleyBar, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate these results?

Finding the right German restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28999 Oakland restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 2955 top lists and articles from the likes of Alameda Magazine and Zagat. These spots have been featured in Alameda Magazine - Best Of Alameda 2019: Best Outdoor Dining and Zagat - 11 Bay Area German Restaurants Where It's Always Oktoberfest. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Did you know?

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Parking in the area

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen German spot.

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