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1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
+1 510-835-8600
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there with the friends for Friday dinner and drinks. The food was wonderful as well as a cocktails. Our waiter was great and polite. We definitely be back to this place for more fun.

Thank Дарья С
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I feared that Kincaid's would be a tourist trap but it isn't on a rainy cold March evening. I also feared that the view was all that was on the menu, but the food was excellent. Although large and could seem impersonal, the service was...More

Thank expectquality1942
Management R, Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We strive to deliver our Service Vision to every guest, we appreciate your positive review about your recent experience with us! Thanks again for taking the time to leave us this information about your recent visit. Take care!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I made open table reservations and there was no problem as it was to be a late birthday dinner for our son. We were running late and I called and there was no problem. When we arrived, we got seated and decided to order some...More

Thank KWong55
Management R, Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kwong55, we're happy to hear you had such a positive experience with our team! Thanks again for taking the time to leave us this information about your recent visit. Take care!

Reviewed 2 February 2018

It's been a while since we last ate at Kinkaid's, but have always enjoyed our visits... until now. We arrived on time with a reservation, and waited 10 minutes to be seated. This would be nothing to think about during "normal" dining hours, but we...More

Thank CaliGirl510
Eloy G, General Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

First let me apologize for the delay in my response regarding your most recent experience here at Kincaid's Oakland. Our guests should always be our top priority and clearly we failed you during your visit. I take responsibility for failing to keep a closer eye...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Stopped here after a Cal Basketball game. Our server was excellent! Very polite, knowledgeable about menu and did a great job serving us. I had clam chowder which was good and the blackened catfish jambalaya which was excellent! My daughter had a steak and baked...More

Thank Mike S
Eloy G, General Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

I am very happy you enjoyed your experience here at Kincaid's Oakland. the Jamabalya is one of my favorites on the menu! We look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Had dinner with a group on New Years Eve. Food was very good. Try the crab dip and New England Clam Chowder.

Thank DenverJack2
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were on our way to Warriors game and wanted to give Kincaid's a try. The location and parking were easy and convenient. Compared to SF, parking was a bargain. With a validation the total cost was a couple of dollars. It was easy to...More

Thank MisterMartini
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We went for a late lunch after a show. The food was pretty good but the presentation was lacking. Service was just OK. This place has been here forever and needs a full face lift. They are right on the water and need to make...More

Thank Jacqueline H
Eloy G, General Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

I very much appreciate your comments and feedback. We strive to give our best to every guest everyday. I agree that the restaurant need some work and I assure you we are making the updates and fixing what needs to be fixed. I hope that...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

The overall experience at Kincaid's at Jack London Square was poor at best: slow & unprofessional service (on a Thursday night), a Margarita that was undrinkable even after it was returned for a replacement, inedible very overcooked vegetables, mahi mahi that was unpleasant tasting and...More

Thank Anne96740
Eloy G, General Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Here at Kincaid's Oakland, we strive everyday to Make It Right, Make It Special, Make It Happen for our guests. We obviously failed to do so on your recent visit, and I apologize. we take pride in our service and quality recipes. I appreciate and...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Just arrived into San Francisco and Oakland earlier that day, my wife and daughter had been to Kincaid's in Burlingame and loved it. Not so much after tonight's visit. I had a wedge salad which came with a deviled egg on the plate, unfortunately it...More

Thank TedR628
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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