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Looking for a great Lunch Spot in Oakland...

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Pinkcupcake510 Feb 22, 2012 09:09 AM

There will be six of us this Saturday looking for a place we can have a leisurely lunch involving good food and decent prices. Any suggestions?

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    Janet Feb 22, 2012 06:23 PM

    Chu on College

    1. drewskiSF Feb 22, 2012 10:26 AM

      Chop Bar. Bellanico

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        GH1618 Feb 22, 2012 09:47 AM

        Pacific Coast Brewing on Washington, downtown.

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          Rapini Feb 22, 2012 09:39 AM

          Sidebar.

          1. Robert Lauriston Feb 22, 2012 09:27 AM

            Bocanova, Champa Garden, Wood Tavern

            1. Ruth Lafler Feb 22, 2012 09:16 AM

              Define "decent prices." Any particular part of Oakland? Any of the surrounding cities (Alameda, Berkeley, Emeryville) a possibility?

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                Pinkcupcake510 Feb 22, 2012 09:35 AM

                Decent as in not overpriced for the quality - I'm willing to spend the $ if the food is worth it - y'know? So places on my list so far are: Faz, Doppo, Lake Chalet (which is overpriced IMHO but the atmosphere makes up for it) Shimizu Sushi and Quinn's Lighthouse - I also like Luka...

                Lake Merritt area, Piedmont, downtown, Temescal, JLS are all fine. Thanks!!

                KB

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                  Pius Avocado III Feb 22, 2012 10:07 AM

                  Faz and Dopo do not have lunch service Saturdays.

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                    Robert Lauriston Feb 22, 2012 10:19 AM

                    Unless the food at Quinn's Lighthouse has gotten a lot better under the new owners, it's not good.

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                      Mission Feb 22, 2012 07:22 PM

                      Just go to Wood Tavern on College.

                      Can be very busy at 12 noon.

                      Better if you go at 1:30-2:00

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