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Shakewell

3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
+1 510-251-0329
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“paella” (21 reviews)
“falafel” (8 reviews)
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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 95 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW! Cool little place with an ex-Top Chef in the kitchen and some great cocktails made by very talented bartenders. I had the paella to share with 2 friends (with prawns and chorizo) and it could've been larger for the price, but boy, was it...More

Thank GoddessofArt
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Enjoyed several tapas with a sherry flight. Highlight was the serrano/melon plate. Superfresh sweet melon slices with high grade ham. Highlight #2 was the special rockfish ceviche. Fresh local fish with just the right lime, heat and tortilla chips. Had a stone fruit salad, flat...More

1  Thank Lee-and-Baby
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Belle of the Ball cocktail with vodka, basil, bell pepper, lime and cadamaro was as delicious as it was unusual. Tempura eggplant small plate was fair but Papas bravas, purple majesty potatoes, piquillo pepper sauce, aioli, and rosemary sea salt was a hit. Fish of...More

Thank Ted K
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Not gonna find a better place East of SF Food quality and execution awesome Delish!!! For example: the asparagus w/morels, fiddleheads, and scallions - my o my! An excellent Branzino One of only two patatas bravas preparations I have ever really liked (even compared with...More

Thank BronxParisian
Reviewed May 4, 2018

A great place to enjoy with people who like to share food, and sample for a few tastes; because if four people share there really isn't enough to go around (two people it works to split). Some entrees could be eaten as a main, like...More

Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This tapas-style restaurant does some things well, has a pleasant atmosphere, and is a solid choice for meeting friends in Oakland. Service was very good, including clearing dirty plates and bringing fresh silverware, and providing serving utensils in addition to individual place settings (something many...More

Thank wordgirl2013
Reviewed April 9, 2018

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 March 29, 2018 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 March 28, 2018 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 March 3, 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
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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, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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