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Food and restaurants in Lake Merritt

Top restaurants

Theme Park
“A magical theme park, a special place. Grownups must have a kid to get in. ”
  • 78 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“This place I really enjoying going to, reservations are definitely recommended. This seafood/cocktails place is a little more expensive ($$) but they also have seating out on the deck and it's beautiful, even if it's a little cold or foggy. It's a nice place to take you partner to and enjoy good food and a lovely view. It is a renovated boathouse.”
  • 92 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Great for bigger groups. Delicious Californian cuisine, open all day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. ”
  • 64 locals recommend
“Great brunch, lunch and drinks! Don't forget to check out the outdoor backyard patio!”
  • 70 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
“Best Ethiopian food ever! Friendly service, walking distance and on the way to the lake!”
  • 45 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Yummy drinks and good food on Lake Merrit. If you drive, the trick is to park in the lot under the freeway (across from the Grand Lake Theater) and walk up one block ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“Coach is a former Japanese baseball coach. Sushi is decent but not life changing but you cannot beat the drinks.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“If you have a taste for cajun seafood, then you can't lose at Rockin Crawfish! The menu offers a variety of options, from jambalaya and shrimp to crawdads, clams and oysters, to gumbo, buffalo wings, chili cheese fries and more. Satisfy that hankering for New Orleans fair right here in Oakland near the Lake!”
  • 17 locals recommend


“Your friendly neighborhood bar with great DJs & live music on certain nights.”
  • 33 locals recommend
“Your neighborhood coffee/tea shop across the street. Excellent little place if you don’t want to make coffee at home. I recommend the chai tea.”
  • 15 locals recommend
“Family owned Mexican coffee shop with delicious breakfast and coffee. Cute decor and friendly customer service”
  • 8 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Perch is a lively coffee shop with great breakfast and sandwich options. It's a good place to get out and be around people to work, meet, or just enjoy a cup of coffee. They have indoor and outdoor seating and pretty decent wifi.”
  • 8 locals recommend
“Nice little place for coffee or tea. It's a small place with breakfast foods including bagel & croissant sandwiches, lunch food including cold and hot sandwiches, smoothies and energy drinks. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
“grab a coffee on the way to BART from this single source grower direct coffee stand. Also the pastries from Firebrand are some of the best in the bay area.”
  • 2 locals recommend


“Intoxicatingly delicious pies! Not cheap, but definitely worth the splurge!”
  • 10 locals recommend