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Faz Restaurant & Bar

1111 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-4139
+1 510-272-1111
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
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“pita bread” (3 reviews)
“kabobs” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
1111 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-4139
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us went on a Friday evening. All were disappointed in the food and service. We shared 2 Mediterranean plates as appetizers. Portions were generous but taste was lacking. The babaganoush had no smoked flavor and the hummus distinctly interesting.The mahi mahi was like...More

Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food, professional staff, and beautiful atrium. We had our rehearsal dinner here with 100 people and everything was phenomenal, classy, and delicious food. Highly recommend. I worked with Faith and Alfonso who respond to everything quickly, work with your budget, and treat you very...More

Thank Aleida K
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My friends and I came here to try out Faz as we have never been here before. The entrance is located right on 11th Street between Broadway and Clay and there's a beautiful fountain and grass area located in front of it. Walking into the...More

1  Thank KWong55
Reviewed 13 October 2016

At FAZ, you can stay as long as you like, spread your stuff on the table, and take your time without guilt. I recently had a lunch meeting with a contractor for about two hours in downtown Oakland. There are lots of restaurants to choose...More

Thank elegance3153
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I planned a work event for a group of 50 people for our annual staff retreat. I worked with Faith and Alonso to create the best dinner our staff has had in years. The food was delicious and the staff was generous. We had a...More

Thank 429whitney
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I had heard in general good things about Faz, so I took a couple of clients and a colleague here. It was an all around disappointment. Service was slow and mistake prone. It took too long for each stage of the experience -- getting our...More

Thank Scott95401
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Faz is located in the lobby area of the office building located at 1111 Broadway in downtown Oakland. This restaurant has gone through some reincarnations in the past, but has been Faz, a middle eastern restaurant with other locations in the Bay Area, for a...More

Thank divegirlelaine
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Bof, in French, means "not great". Service was slow, dishes were nothing special at all. I guess the place was chosen because there isn't much in downtown Oakland. Not worth a detour.

Thank Christophe C
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Very attentive service. Decent food selection. I had a dish I had in the San Jose Faz that wasn't quite as tasty here but overall very good. Was strangely empty on a Friday evening and deserving of more clientele (although granted, the weekend event on...More

Thank Marc Q
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Attended a dinner function there last night with a group of about 20 people the only good thing I can say about this place is the house wine is about as good as any house wine I've ever had. The food was horrible it was...More

Thank DRMSR2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-4139
    (Between 11th & 12th)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-272-1111
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