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Mezze Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
+1 510-663-2500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good16%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
28 Jul 2013
“Nice neighborhood eating establishment”
3 May 2013
“Comfortable neighborhood restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
€€ - €€€
3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is a very nice neighborhood restaurant in Oakland. Many regulars come here as well. After a cocktail (manhattan), I had the absolute best free-range roasted chicken that I have ever had in this Oakland restaurant. The skin was crispy, was nicely seasoned, the meat...More

1  Thank Norm1983
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Mezze serves tasty Mediterranean food, and can be a reasonable night out if you use their periodic Groupon offers (e.g., $30 for $15). A recent dinner for two, comprised of 2 salads, 2 mains, and 2 cocktails, was $86, including tax, but excluding tip. The...More

Thank hayden22
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Five os us, including two little children, enjoyed our meal last night. Excellent menu, excellent service. I enjoyed my Greek Pizza. My wife said her Spaghetti Squash was also excellent.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 10 November 2012

I hadn't been here in a while and was ready for a refresher. We were on the early side and service was prompt. We all enjoyed our meals; 2 of us had the chicken kabob (it was very good; I tried some) and 1 had...More

Thank OakJohn94602
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Certainly fulfills the category of a First Class neighborhood gem! Offers understated elegant ambience, friendly service, and food more flavorful than expected. The Scallop dish was so yummy until I wished I could have been served a bit more of it on my plate....

Thank Brigitte R
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Close to Lake Merritt, there aren't too many restaurants better than Mezze! The atmosphere is great and the service is consistent. One thing that always surprises people I go here with is how good the Caesar salad is! Isn't a Caesar salad just a salad?...More

Thank Dianah R
Reviewed 15 April 2012

The special event- " The Last Dinner on the Titanic" authentic 7 course menu with Mushroom duxelle puff pastry, Barley soup, poached salmon with a musseline sauce of dill and cucumber, filet mignon with real seared foie gras, scalloped potatoes and wine demi glace, orange...More

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 2 February 2012

You can't go wrong selecting Mezze for those special occasion dinners. The menu encompasses a wide variety of dishes, including pizze, Moroccan lamb tagine, housemade gnocchi with pulled duck confit, coriander-crusted ahi tuna, gourmet hamburgers, wood-oven roasted chicken, Catalan Suquet (seafood stew) and “spaghetti squash...More

1  Thank RingoGilkey
Reviewed 6 January 2012

There are usually specials and three course meal options. Very lovely service and it is a great all around neighborhood restaurant. I haven't had a bad dish here.

Thank CAKath
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Mezze is one of our local favorites. We can walk from our home. The pizza and appetizers are excellent and wonderful with a drink. For a full dinner try the FABULOUS Chicken. I think it's the best in Oakland. Maurice is the perfect host and...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3407 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2307
    (Trestle Glen Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-663-2500
  • E-mail
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