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American Oak

$$ - $$$American, ,
2319 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4521
+1 510-521-5862
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
28 Dec 2017
“Happening whiskey and pub fare in Alameda”
2 Oct 2017
“From a Local's Perspective - Good food and good portions”
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
$$ - $$$
2319 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4521
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Best cocktail spot in Alameda. Amply portioned food and their twist on classic pub fare is interestingly delicious. The service is friendly enough,the wait can be at least 1 hour or more during prime time.No earth shattering dishes but expect most dishes executed well. Worth...More

Thank mzbecks07
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Well, maybe Alameda finally has a steak and chop house worthy of staying in business! Not cheap but huge portions and very well prepared. You won't be disappointed at this locale... gets busy quick and if you're in the mood for a highball... this is...More

Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Friendly attentive service, perfectly cooked flat iron steak. While a little noisy, you take that as a lively, happy crowd. And the bar? One of the best rye old-fashioneds I've had----with plenty of liquor choices

Thank Dick M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Restaurants come and go here, but this one is a keeper. Good choice of cocktails and wines, and the food is well-prepared. The bison burger was rich and cooked medium rare perfectly as I had requested. My partner had chicken breast, mashed potatoes and peas...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My friends and I frequent this place for their amazing happy hour, and their delicious cocktails. They make the best Manhattan in town, and also have a killer variety of whiskeys. I absolutely love their food as well. The flank steak is always cooked to...More

Thank Dianah R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Caption says it all, drop by and enjoy! Makers Mark Manhattans always taste good to me and my family!

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for appetizers and drinks. This is a great spot and next time we will come back to try more from the menu. We had the cauliflower appetizer and the macaroni and cheese. Both were delicious. Our drinks were great and we really...More

Thank YogaGirl201550
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Average American bar but with more whiskey choices than you can likely handle! They have wonderful signature cocktails as well, give the menu a once over and try something you've never had before!

Thank Aly B
Reviewed 31 December 2016

They make the best Mac 'n Cheese which is made with four different cheeses. It's great for sharing since it's so rich. They also have a great burger that is thick and juicy.

Thank 627luv2travel
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We arrived on a Friday night without a reservation we put our name on the list and went around the corner for a drink. We received a text in about 15 minutes letting us know our table was ready. Our waiter was very knowledgeable when...More

Thank Kristen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2319 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4521
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-521-5862
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