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Haven Oakland

#65 of 1,062 Restaurants in Oakland
Certificate of Excellence
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44 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607-3721 (Embarcadero W.)
+1 510-663-4440
17:30 - 22:00
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

From the beginning to the end of our dinner were multiple items I could complain about, but I will stick to the 2 most important. Food, was overall OK besides the kung poa Brussel sprouts nothing stood out in a good way, and for a tasting menu I didn't leave full and portions were small. The food was also minimized... More 

Thank jordan n
Schenectady, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Went to Haven with my husband and two friends. Loved the meal. My only negative was the size of the entree. It was absolutely delicious but exceedingly small. I don't mind small portions but this was very small. About four or five bites. The wine list could be a little bigger and had too many Pinot noirs but loved the... More 

Thank Patricia R
Oakland, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

In the main part of the restaurant, you have to order the tasting menu. Do it with pleasure. Extremely good tastes. Generous portions. Dishes you don't often get. A special treat.

Thank Steve12072016
Emeryville, California
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214 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The dinner service is a based on a prix-fixe menu. The food is creative, delicious albeit sometimes adventorous (ice cream and mustard for dessert!). I would recommend it if you are in the area. Word of caution: portions are a bit tiny; don't go there overtly hungry.

Thank FM6565
Oakland, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is my 3rd time visiting this restaurant, and to say I was always satisfied would be an understatement.. Located in Jack London Square, this place is sure to please. If you choose not to make a reservation, one of their delicious cocktails will make the wait worth your while. Also, take a look at the truly innovative menu. Seasonal... More 

Thank JayDee S
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful dining experience for our anniversary. The staff was personable and very accommodating (gluten-free friendly), the restaurant overlooks the Estuary and the whole dining environment added to our special evening. The prix fixe menu was delicious, engaging and a wonderful part of our conversation. Each element of our meal was spot-on. The wines were... More 

Thank Larry W
Auburn, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had already eaten dinner but wanted to try something different for dessert so we stopped in hoping to sit at the bar and have a drink and something sweet. It's a great spot! Love the decor and the vibe. Knowing it's Daniel Patterson, I wasn't surprised. Three of us sat down and ordered the chocolate mousse (there were only... More 

Thank janashepherd
Palo Alto, California
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Friends from New York were staying in Oakland. I looked for a great place to dine in Oakland using many websites. Haven came up as a top restaurant. The location is fabulous - on the waterfront by Jack London Square but off to the side so there isn't too much foot traffic or lingering in direct view. Haven has a... More 

Thank Suzannea2010
Saint Louis, Missouri
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We went for a special night out with our son and daughter in-law, and it was delivered. From the moment you walk in until you leave, you feel like the people who work here care about making your meal remarkable. It is a prix fixe menu, and when you add in specialty cocktails (which I highly recommend), and wine, it... More 

Thank Kathy A
Concord, California
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273 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

It’s been 4 years since we last dined at Haven, and I don’t know why it’s taken us so long to return. We loved it then, and we love it even more now. The restaurant is situated near Jack London Square right at the yacht harbor on the Oakland Estuary. There are outside tables as well as inside dining. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607-3721
    (Embarcadero W.)
  • Public Transportation: Free bus at both Webster and Broadway at Embarcadero. Civic Center and Lake Merritt BART stations are just a few blocks walk. Coming from San Francisco? Consider taking the Ferry over since it drops you right at in Jack London.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-663-4440

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?