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Cafe Van Kleef

80 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·

Tips from locals

Laura
Laura
November 5, 2019
No one orders coffee here. Not a cafe. If a guy was collecting a lot of random stuff and dropped a lot of acid, then perfected a Greyhound by fresh squeezing grapefruit juice to order, and then opened a dive bar several decades ago - that’s Cafe Van Kleef. Owner was a legendary figure, bar carries…
Claire
Claire
October 25, 2019
Oakland institution famous for their fresh squeezed greyhounds.
Leticia
Leticia
October 20, 2019
Historic bar is downtown Oakland. Hip dive bar with great art.
Linda
Linda
October 5, 2019
Cozy and inspiring bar known for their fresh Greyhounds.
Brad
Brad
April 1, 2019
Famously weird bar next to City Hall. Excellent greyhounds, good music. Very Oakland.

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Location
1621 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone+1 510-763-7711
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Saturday 6:00 PM
Serves the following meal typesHappy hour
Credit cards
Yes
Outdoor seating
Yes
Music
Live music
Menus
Happy hour
Drinks
Beer, full bar, cocktails
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