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Shakewell

3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
+1 510-251-0329
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“paella” (18 reviews)
“churros” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us came to this spot around noon one Sunday for brunch. It’s an attractive spot that takes reservations. It also features a full bar. After breakfast cocktails, we ordered the Falafel breakfast, Brisket Melt and Pulled Pork Torta; the menu has a Mediterranean/Spanish...More

Thank casilva54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This a restaurant where one should go for appetizers and then consider an alternative for dinner. The wine list is small but well selected with nothing more than $69. That particular wine is a very good rioja riserva from 2005. The first course selection is...More

Thank cary263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two Chefs from Top Chef know how to serve good Spanish Food! Service great. A favorite here in Oakland. Not too expensive.

Thank amzingg
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Barcelona-inspired tapas and main courses, very well-prepared and presented. Delicious flavors, some very spicy. Excellent service. Sweet neighborhood vibe. Only negative is the noise bomb, as all diners had to shout to be heard, even with intimate tables for two. Otherwise an excellent dinnter.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Fried chicken. Kabobs. Salads. Sea bass great wine and friendly service. We had so much courses that the four of us spent over an hour and a half relaxing and sharing. Then we even had dessert! Best to over order so you can really enjoy...More

Thank inequity
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Went to dinner for a birthday celebration. Had to reserve 4 weeks in advance but it was well worth it. We shared 4 appetizers and then a Paella. All really good. Papas bravas, Falafel and croquetas de Jamón were our favorites. Paella was delicious with...More

Thank bombero15
Reviewed 27 December 2017

My wife and I first visited Shakewell about two years ago. She had a craving for paella, and so I looked up every place in the area that made paella. Shakewell was our first stop. At the time, we thought it was noisy, the food...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We have been there a number of times, for happy hour and for dinner. We have never been disappointed. Last night, the bartender made a special rum drink for my birthday, absolutely excellent. We also like the baby greens salad. We have traveled and had...More

Thank uglug
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This time around it wasn’t so great. We have been visiting this place for a few times before. However, this time we regretted going there. we understand that tapas are supposed to be small but they suppose to cost accordingly. In this case prices doesn’t...More

Thank Marishecka
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I was so pleased to find an Oakland restaurant that makes great paella--and you don't even have to wait 45 min for it! The chef understand about getting the bottom of the paella crispy and although it comes in a cast iron pot that looks...More

Thank alkeaton1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Saturday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-251-0329
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