Continuing on in our series of February favorites, our wonderful landscape architect Shihli, shared with us her Ten Best Places in Oakland list. Hope you enjoy and find some new places to explore in this great city of ours!

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Everett & Jones BBQ The beef brisket is just right.

126 Broadway, Oakland CA 94607

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Spice!3 The Taiwanese style pork chop noodle soup is a favorite.

369 12th St, Oakland CA 94607

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Cafe Dareye Mother and daughter owned, home-made vegetarian Ethiopian food. Yum!

2504 Telegraph Ave, Oakland CA 94612

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 Le Cheval–  This is a good social space with many food selections that doesn’t break the wallet.

1007 Clay Street, Oakland CA 94607

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Merritt College Great campus for views, the horticulture department, and the garden (bring your lunch).

12500 Campus Dr, Oakland CA 94619

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B-Dama Sushi For traditional Japanese cuisine.

4301 Piedmont Ave, Oakland CA 94611

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Old Town Friday morning Farmer’s Market Competitive prices with a wide selection.

9th St, Oakland CA 94607

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 Legendary Palace Good quality with reasonable prices.

708 Franklin St, Oakland CA 94607

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Splash Pad Park  Good people watching and music.

Grand Ave, Oakland CA 94610

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 El Gusano Descent salsa bar choices, and good plate choices.

1015 Clay St, Oakland CA 94607

Written by Lesley

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