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Fentons Creamery and Restaurant

4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
+1 510-658-7000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (415 reviews)
“sundae” (148 reviews)
“banana split” (32 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been going to Fentons since I was a little kid. It is a big loud, fun place for families. The food isn't fantastic, but the ice cream is great and served in huge portions. This is a good spot for families and groups,...More

Thank theothergallo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. I have been going here for 40 years plus. You can get an awesome crab sandwich and finish off with an ice cream dessert. Not gourmet but the ice cream I grew up with. I go here to count red and...More

Thank yolsgaard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went down to Fenton’s for a treat. Parking isn’t the greatest; just a small lot and then it’s hope for the best with on street, but the the ice cream was delicious. Had the banana junior and it was a really good sized portion. Even...More

Thank Frbrs70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to get an ice cream. They have a wonderful selection. You can also get sandwiches but we didn’t eat there.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fentons has not lost it's charm even though it updated and expanded. Great memories of the Kitchen sink, dads favorite: Apple pie ala mode, Coaches favorite: Crab sandwich and a junior sundae, My favorite split and banana split. There is always a wait. They may...More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

But the ice cream is really just ok. The servings are ginormous and the sundaes are good, but if you just want ice cream, the flavors are only so-so and it's kind of light and fluffy, not dense and creamy. And if you don't want...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lifetime favorite. I have been going to this restaurant for nearly 70 years and it is as good today as the first day. The salads, the sandwiches but the desserts are incredible, unforgettable and addicting. One of their specialties is there crab sandwich and you...More

Thank Mary Lou B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit Fentons at least once a year, usually more. The food quality is very good, the atmosphere is robust and children-friendly, and the service is consistently friendly and professional. It is a top of the line ice creamery in our area. My biggest compliment...More

Thank dmk333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went gone through my life going to Fentons, family great ice cream including raisin rum only in the Thanksgiving time. Egg and olive or crab salad sandwiches remind me of my grandmother's cooking. Friendly staff and patrons. Give it a try and say yes...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love ice cream and coca cola then this is the place for you. Husband and I stopped there on.Thursday afternoon to share a treat. We choose the black and tan, but made it a vanilla and chocolate instead with the same accompaniments of...More

Thank June H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611-4749
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-658-7000
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