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1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
+1 510-835-8600
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
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Reviewed yesterday

The overall experience at Kincaid's at Jack London Square was poor at best: slow & unprofessional service (on a Thursday night), a Margarita that was undrinkable even after it was returned for a replacement, inedible very overcooked vegetables, mahi mahi that was unpleasant tasting and...More

Thank Anne96740
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just arrived into San Francisco and Oakland earlier that day, my wife and daughter had been to Kincaid's in Burlingame and loved it. Not so much after tonight's visit. I had a wedge salad which came with a deviled egg on the plate, unfortunately it...More

Thank TedR628
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kincaid’s is OK, but with some changes and TLC it could be exceptional. They ran out of prime rib at 6pm (which is much too early in the evening). Management should know how to plan to have enough product available for at least most of...More

Thank PeanutButters
Eloy G, General Manager at Kincaid's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and feedback. I have shard them with my management staff and have put an action plan to address our product ordering and front desk operations. I conducted our quarterly walk thru of the restaurant recently and identified the areas that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and awesome location. Been here numerous times. I always get the chowder. Today i got the chopped burger Jr and it was filling, great chuck taste, perfectly grilled on char broiler. I also had jumbo prawns which were tasty as well.

Thank finallyavacation29
Reviewed 12 October 2017

First of all, I love Kincaids and I feel bad leaving a less than perfect review but after several years of dinning here I see a pattern they need to correct. First the good: Great food, great ambience, great views. The steaks, seafood and sides...More

Thank Dana W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is a very large restaurant, food was good but let down by having to ask for the happy hour menu 3 times. It would be nice for a lunch as it has nice views of the bay

Thank andyoreilly
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Went with 13 people. Appetizers were good but the clams came out with a hair under the bowl! I had a pork chop. Cook perfectly but again a hair was found on the plate. Chefs in the open kitchen had beards without netting. No offer...More

Thank Ricksimons
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Kincaids has been around for many, many years - it has a dated feel but the view keeps drawing me back. My favorite time is happy hour - they have a decent selections of wines and a very reasonably priced menu. On our latest visit,...More

Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Servers can make a huge difference to your meal, we had Wes, lucky for us. We had a fabulous view from our table, setting sun over boats bobbing on the water. Menu was wide and varied. He knew the wines and we had a great...More

Thank Fosie
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Highlights of the visit was our waitress she did her best considering the kitchen was very backed up. We stopped in and was told no immediate availability but would call us when a table came open. Went to a local bar and had a seat...More

Thank tmstewar2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607-3757
    (Embacadero West)
  • Public Transportation: Bus #58, 59, 72, 73
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-835-8600
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