These cafes, food trucks, and restaurants make lunchtime our favorite time in Oakland! We analyzed popular review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for Oakland’s best lunches. Beat the midday munchies at these fantastic lunch venues!
Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Eater, Infatuation and Hoodline, 28808 Oakland restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. Yes, we even looked at Eater - The 38 Essential East Bay Restaurants, Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings and Hoodline - Temescal's 5 Most Popular Restaurants to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.
Parking in Oakland can be notoriously tough. We’ve partnered with SpotHero, a digital parking reservation system to help make finding parking in Oakland quick and easy.