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1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757 (Embacadero West)
+1 510-835-8600
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Third Lake IL
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71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a "nicer" place with seafood and steak type of menu. I had the shrimp risotto and it was good. The view of the bay from the dining room is the best feature of this place. Service was decent. It is a bit pricey.

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Thank gem0607
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our server was very good and attentive. The food was okay. Husband had the breaded chicken which her didn't care for. I ordered the appetizer sampler plate. It wasn't bad. Neither of us would order the same dishes again.

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Thank Ganmaw
Lincoln, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was appealing for it's location and interior. The menu appeared appetizing with a wide range of starters and courses to try from. However, once the food started to come out, this promising 5 star restaurant quickly plummeted to 2 stars (and I am being generous). I had the wedge salad which was ok but the lettuce was still... More 

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Thank Scott S
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412 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For such a highly touted and expensive restaurant this was a let down. The food was predictable and boring. It's a corporate foot print that I wish I'd missed.

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Thank 970alexanderp
Lafayette, California
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

My friend and I chose this place because it seemed to have the most options for Sunday brunch with a reasonable price at Jack London Square. The restaurant was not overly busy, which was great for us because we wanted time and space to catch up. We were seated at the window and the view was beautiful (it helped that... More 

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Thank Melissa S
San Francisco, California
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

All day American dining, they have great choices for early/late lunch and good choices for dinner. During the daytime you have an awesome view of the pier and docks.

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Thank Benjamin L
hercules, ca
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Kincaids is right on the Oakland Estuary. Most tables get a view of the sailboats going up and down the estuary which is nice. Kincaid's food is good but not superb. The wait staff is friendly but service is not 5 star. This is a corporate restaurant which does everything OK, but nothing perfect. Because of the location, prices are... More 

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Thank sqeaker
Atlanta, Georgia
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This was a great dining experience right on the water. Beautiful view! I didn't care for the fish I ordered and they replaced it with a delicious red snapper with no hassle. 😀 The service was stellar! The mashed sweet potatoes and calamari and artichokes were excellent. The decadent chocolate cake was EVERYTHING with a great cup of coffee!!!

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Thank maisha h
Concord, California
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This place was excellent. Went here for my son's 28th birthday. My son made the reservations online. My wife and I arrived first and were seated. What an amazing view over the estuary and pier. I got the lobster bisque soup and one of the daily specials with Red Snapper. Wow! Both of these were great tasting. Since I got... More 

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Thank RevZigMan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had company dinner here. Staff is friendly, food is great,drinks are fantastic. What else could you ask for?

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Thank Charlie G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
    (Embacadero West)
  • Public Transportation: Bus #58, 59, 72, 73
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-835-8600

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