Tabouli, paella, and dolmades - it’s impossible not to love the Mediterranean dishes at these Oakland eateries! We analyzed top review sites and food blogs to find the best Mediterranean options for this list. For breakfast shakshuka or roast lamb and couscous for dinner, these are our go-to Oakland venues.
Finding the best Mediterranean restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Oakland, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at Zagat, Infatuation and Eater and more. All with some boam magic. Yes, we even looked at Zagat - Hottest Restaurants and Bars in Oakland and Berkeley, Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings and Eater - Where to Eat Late in Oakland and Berkeley to pull this list together. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.
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