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Fentons Creamery and Restaurant

4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
+1 510-658-7000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (420 reviews)
“sundae” (150 reviews)
“banana split” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
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1 - 10 of 743 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always come here after shopping at the Vacaville Outlet. We always order the Vanilla malt shake which is made of real vanilla ice cream and not your ordinary soft serve which some some other places use. With whip cream, it's truly rich and creamy....More

Thank ronniea525
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good sandwiches GREAT desserts” Stopped for late lunch with visiting adult sweet tooth daughter. Sandwiches/burgers were good and large portions. We had a coffee ice cream sundae with different toppings. SO GOOD and huge. The three of us couldn’t finish it. We were seated immediately...More

Thank floydrjohnson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is crowded, and there will be a wait in the evening. However, the ice cream is genuinely more delicious, and their sundaes are the absolute best. It is worth it! The food is good, too, but I don't mind skipping that and going...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for a large ice cream cone at this acclaimed Oakland ice cream parlor. I was APPALLED while standing in line, to observe that the employees who were waiting on customers buying hand packed pints and quarts of ice cream were actually sticking their...More

Thank bayareafoodie17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for late lunch with visiting adult sweet tooth daughter. Sandwiches/burgers were good and large portions. We had a coffee ice cream sundae with different toppings. SO GOOD and huge. The three of us couldn’t finish it. We were seated immediately and service was great....More

Thank travelagentreplies
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My granddaughter had her second birthday at Fentons. Her parents , 2 grandmothers , an aunt, and me, her grandfather, we're there. The restaurant was very busy when we arrived at 7pm. We were seated in the back room . The waitress was very attentive...More

Thank Jaybee412
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were in San Francisco with my brother on vacation. We grew up in the Bay Area and this was always a family favorite. My parents loved this place. Since we were in the area we had to come and have ice cream. We were...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I have been going to Fentons since I was a little kid. It is a big loud, fun place for families. The food isn't fantastic, but the ice cream is great and served in huge portions. This is a good spot for families and groups,...More

Thank theothergallo
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I love this place. I have been going here for 40 years plus. You can get an awesome crab sandwich and finish off with an ice cream dessert. Not gourmet but the ice cream I grew up with. I go here to count red and...More

Thank yolsgaard
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went down to Fenton’s for a treat. Parking isn’t the greatest; just a small lot and then it’s hope for the best with on street, but the the ice cream was delicious. Had the banana junior and it was a really good sized portion. Even...More

Thank Frbrs70
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-658-7000
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