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American Oak

) #25 of 196 Restaurants in Alameda €€ - €€€ Bar, Contemporary, Pub
2319 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4521
+1 510-521-5862
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Contemporary, Pub
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€€ - €€€
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2319 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4521
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 13 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 11 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 Michelle G
Reviewed 13 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
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Excellent quality farm to table style menu, great drinks and a nice ambiance. It all falls apart however when your greeting at the door with undeserved arrogance and an apparent lack of understanding that the people walking through the door are well paying customers. This...More

Thank Monica L
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Amercan oak in Alameda is a perfect spot for dinner and drinks. Its a little pricey at times but the quality is there. You get a hip cool atmosphere with out being snobby. Its great for a first date.

Thank Josh V
Reviewed 28 January 2015

My husband and I ate here on a recent visit to Alameda. We visit Alameda a few times a year, and always eat at Speisekammer. We decided to try something new this trip. Mistake. The food at American Oak was fine. My fried chicken sandwich...More

Thank HeatherLadyHarding
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
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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