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Nov 13, 2011 10:40 PM

Two all-kosher stores in the Bay Area -NEW: Pars Kosher Market in San Jose, other in Oakland: Oakland Kosher Foods (60yrs in business)

Just read in the SJ Mercury that SJ now has a new all-kosher store that opened in August, opened by Iranian-born owners Rami & Nadia Haluyan. They sell lentils, sweets, cuts of lamb from Persia & Pakinstan, yogurt, cheeses, blintzes, crackers, rib eye steak, brisket, etc.

Pars Kosher Market
3978 S. Bascome Ave, SJ

Oakland's is called Kosher Foods on Lakeshore Blvd, been open for 60 yrs, larger than SJ's, wider variety of fresh-cut meats.

Oakland Kosher Foods on CH:

Lakeshore Cafe
3257 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610

Oakland Kosher Foods
3419 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610

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  1. got a pastrami sammie last year for 9.99. yep 999. they weighed the amount of pastrami and no dutch crunch bread availabile, just rye, wheat, the average breads.

    the sammiie passable, not grea.

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    1. re: shanghaikid

      Which place are you posting about?

      Here's my report about Oakland Kosher Food

      Looking at the website and facebook page, Oakland Kosher Food now has organic meat and poultry.

      Oakland Kosher Foods
      3419 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610