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Luka's Taproom & Lounge

) #78 of 1,088 Restaurants in Oakland €€ - €€€ American, ,
2221 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612-3009
+1 510-451-4677
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good55%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
2221 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612-3009
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Luka's and it won't be our last! It has a great vibe and excellent food. I ordered the Shrimp and Grits, which also had some kale and over-easy egg. And it was spicy!! I loved it, but if spicy...More

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 26 March 2017

You can't beet their burgers and fries. Whenever I have out of town guests I always try to take them there for Lunch. Tuesday is even better because they are half price!

Reviewed 19 March 2017

I have been to Luka’s Taproom multiple times over the last two years, and each time I have enjoyed my visit. A few things have changed since my initial review in May 2015, and so this is a bit of an update. Luka’s still runs...More

1  Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I came here abruptly when I heard my co-workers recommending this place to others. To my great surprise, I had a wonderful experience. The staff get five stars for their service. They were very attentive and prompt with my food. I ordered the burger and...More

Thank danity50
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Luka's isn't a large place, and it was pretty loud inside. However, the food was outstanding! I was with a party from work and our food was beautiful as well. The menu had a good amount of variety. I'd definitely go back!

Thank 651MichelleJA
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Luka's is a very popular bar/restaurant in downtown Oakland. It is close to 19th St. BART and it is clearly a local favorite. It has great ambiance, especially for the younger crowd. Great bar, good food, etc. It is a high-quality Bay Area establishment. It...More

Thank Anna_E_Hiller
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Let’s face it, if you’re in Oakland on business at the convention center it’s hard to navigate and find a nice place you can go for a drink, food or dancing other than always having to go to Jack London Square. Luka’s is the answer....More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Neighborhood spot. Give it a try. You should enjoy it. Folks assailing enter in small groups. Haven't notice much intermixing of social groups. Yet, you'll find a ton of diverse friend folks kibitzing. Hats of off the the Host, Bartenders, and Waiters/Waitresses. Good natured PEEPs....More

Thank Acommon1
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a lovely place to hang out with friends over great beers and food. We came here first time last wednesday and it was a very pleasant experience. Our waiter Brian was super friendly and attentive. He made a lot of suggestions which were all...More

Thank Heliana M
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here at least monthly for several months and found the food and service to be great. The burgers are great and happy hour drinks are a plus. I highly recommend this place if in downtown Oakland. It is close to Bart and...More

Thank Lesley H
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Happy hours for specials All afternoon?
28 March 2017|
Response from Andreas G | Reviewed this property |
According to their website they have happy hour prices on selected beers and wines from 11:30 AM to 6 PM Monday through Friday.
Kimberly M
Is there music and dancing available on a Thursday night? If so, what time does the music start?
1 July 2016|
Response from KWong55 | Reviewed this property |
The website says it does have music Thursday to Saturday nights but doesn't have an updated event calendar so give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
17:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2221 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612-3009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-451-4677
  • E-mail
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