These East Bay restaurants are open for outdoor dining. Restaurants must adhere to county and state health guidelines to maintain physical distancing and safety for customers and staff. Call ahead to make a reservation, when possible. And, if you’re not ready to dine out yet, check our list of restaurants open and offering curbside or no-contact pickup and in-house delivery.

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Nido's Backyard in Oakland offers spacious outdoor dining and a cocktail lounge with an agave-focused drink menu.
Nido's Backyard in Oakland offers spacious outdoor dining and a cocktail lounge with an agave-focused drink menu. Photo: Nido's Backyard
  • 21st Amendment Taproom

    2010 Williams St., San Leandro

    Beer to-go and starting June 20, food and beer service in the outdoor beer garden.

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Thursday: 3 –8 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: noon–8 p.m.
    Sunday:noon–7 p.m.
  • 4505 Burgers & BBQ

    3506 Macarthur Blvd., Oakland
    Phone:510-210-8235 Order online

    The outdoor patio at 4505 is open Thursday through Sunday for barbecue and burgers, and ordering ahead is encouraged; takeout and third-party delivery also available

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Sunday: noon–8 p.m.
  • 900 Grayson

    900 Grayson St., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 704-9900

    Breakfast and lunch menus available. Call to request curbside pick-up; delivery available via Caviar. Outdoor dining also available.

    Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
    Saturday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Abigail’s Moroccan Café

    1132 Ballena Blvd., Alameda
    Phone:510-523-5500

    Moroccan appetizers, entrees and drinks for curbside pickup; outdoor dining is first come, first serve

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 10 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
  • Ada Café

    3075 Adeline St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-225-7555

    Ada Cafe offers breakfast and lunch for takeout and limited outdoor dining

    Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.–5 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: closed
  • El Agave Azul

    12955 San Pablo Ave., Richmond
    Phone:510-307-5749

    Reservations recommended for El Agave Azul’s outdoor patio, open daily; takeout also available

    Monday–Friday: 3 –8:30 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: noon–8:30 p.m.
  • Agave Uptown

    2135 Franklin St., Oakland
    Phone:510-288-3668

    Oaxacan dishes and mezcal drinks on the patio or available for takeout

     

    Monday–Friday: 11:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 3 –8 p.m.
  • Agrodolce

    1730 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 848-8748

    Sicilian specialties offered for curbside pickup; some menu restrictions apply. Agrodolce will reopen patio dining June 19.

    Monday–Sunday: 4 –9 p.m.
  • alaMar Kitchen & Bar

    100 Grand Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-907-7555

    alaMar and Sobre Mesa’s menus available for curbside pickup and limited patio seating (available on first come, first serve basis)

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Saturday: noon–8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Almare Gelato

    2170 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-649-1888

    Almare Gelato is available daily for contact-free pickup by calling in orders, and outdoor seating is available on the sidewalk and plaza

    Daily: 1 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • American Kitchen

    71 Lafayette Circle, Lafayette
    Phone:925-385-0352

    American comfort food breakfast and lunch offered for pickup, delivery via third party app or patio dining

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Armistice Brewing

    845 Marina Bay Pkwy., Richmond

    Order beers online for front door pickup. Armistice’s patio beer garden is open Wednesday through Sunday with beer and food.

    Monday–Tuesday: 2 –7 p.m.
    Wednesday–Friday: 4 –9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 2 –9 p.m.
  • Asena

    2508 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda
    Phone:510-521-4100

    Free delivery in Alameda with $50 order from “Sequestration menu.” Call 510-521-4100 to order. Starting June 19, Asena will offer outdoor seating.

    Monday–Saturday: 5 –9 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Au Coquelet

    2000 University Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-845-0433

    This casual Berkeley mainstay provides outdoor sidewalk seating, as well as takeout and third-party delivery of burgers, sandwiches, salads and other cafe fare

    Monday–Saturday: 7 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Baker & Commons

    2900 College Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 843-1300 Order online

    Coffee, breakfast, baked goods, sandwiches, soup and frozen pot pies to cook at home, and some grocery staples (oat milk, whole milk, eggs, toilet paper, coffee, more) are available. Order online or call to request curbside pick-up. Baker & Commons has limited sidewalks seating for outdoor dining

    Daily: 9 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
  • Barranco Kitchen

    3596 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
    Phone:925-298-5668 Order online

    Enjoy Barranco’s Peruvian cuisine and cocktails for pickup or delivery, or on its patio. Make a reservation for outdoor dining online.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Thursday: 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Friday–Sunday: 11:30 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Bellancio Restaurant

    4238 Park Blvd., Oakland
    Phone:(510) 336-1180

    Pasta and other seasonal Italian fare; call for no-contact pickup. Starting June 19, Bellanico will offer limited outdoor seating.

    Daily: 5 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Belotti Ristorante e Bottega

    5403 College Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-788-7890

    A menu of pasta and Italian regional entrees is available for takeout (curbside pickup by request) along with limited outdoor seating on a first come, first serve basis. Call the restaurant to arrange for large group seating (up to 10 guests)

    Monday–Saturday: noon–8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Berkeley Espresso

    1900 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-848-9576

    Coffee and espresso drinks, bagels, sandwiches and pastries for takeout and sidewalk eating

    Daily: 6 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Berkeley Social Club

    2050 University Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-900-5858 Order online

    Berkeley Social Club’s Korean-inflected breakfast, lunch and dinner menu is available for pickup (see website for takeout hours). Starting June 19, Berkeley Social Club will accept reservations for outdoor dining. Reserve a table through Yelp wait-list.

    Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
      5 –9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
      5 –9 p.m.
  • Bette’s Oceanview Diner

    1807 Fourth St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-644-3932 Order online

    Starting July 2, Bette’s Diner will be open for outdoor dining and takeout (orders by phone). Bette’s To Go will be open Mon-Fri 8 AM-2 PM for takeout (online and phone orders)

     

     

    Monday: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
    Tuesday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Bierhaus

    1360 Locust St., Walnut Creek
    Phone:925-278-1364 Order online

    Prepared food, meal kits, beer and wine for no-contact and curbside pickup available as well as outdoor dining on the patio in Walnut Creek; the Oakland location of Bierhaus is temporarily closed as of June 24

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Thursday: noon–8 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: noon–9 p.m.
    Sunday:noon–8 p.m.
  • Bird & Buffalo

    4659 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-338-3536

    Bird & Buffalo’s Thai soul food menu is available for takeout, delivery by Caviar and outdoor patio dining

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
      4 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
  • Bobby G’s Pizzeria

    2072 University Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 665-8866

    Contact-free pick up and local delivery of pizza, sandwiches, salads and beverages. Bobby G’s has tables set up on the street for outdoor dining.

    Daily: noon–10 p.m.
  • Bongo Burger

    2154 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-548-7700

    The Center Street branch of the classic Berkeley burger spot is open for takeout, and starting June 19, curbside dining.

    Monday–Friday: 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Boss Burgers

    1187 Solano Ave., Albany
    Phone:510-526-2677

    Burger restaurant with takeout and two sidewalk tables available for outdoor dining; additional tables should be available in the coming days

    Daily: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Brotzeit Lokal

    1000 Embarcadero, Oakland
    Phone:(510) 645-1905

    German fare and beer available for takeout; call to request curbside pick-up. Brotzeit’s biergarten is now open Friday through Sunday on a first come, first serve basis

    Monday–Friday: 5 –9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: noon–8 p.m.
  • The Butcher’s Son

    1954 University Ave., Berkeley

    The vegan deli offers its salads, sandwiches, desserts and more for touchless takeout; patio seating available on first come, first serve basis

    Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
  • Buttercup Diner

    1000 Cotton St., Oakland
    Phone:510-535-1640 Order online

    Diner-style breakfast, lunch, dinner, desserts, beverages (including beer and wine) and family meals available for online purchase and contact-free pickup from the Cotton Street location daily; check website for availability at other Buttercup Diner locations. Patio seating available for outdoor dining

    Daily: 7 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Buttercup Diner

    229 Broadway, Oakland
    Phone:510-444-2976 Order online

    Diner-style breakfast, lunch, dinner, desserts, beverages (including beer and wine) and family meals available for contact-free pickup by ordering online; check website for menus at other Buttercup Diner locations. Patio seating available for outdoor dining.

    Daily: 7 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Café Encina

    308 41st St., Oakland

    Enjoy food from The Lede Thursday and Friday, 4-7 p.m. for takeout or on Encina’s outdoor patio.

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Friday: 4 –7 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: closed
  • Café Leila

    1724 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-525-7544

    Breakfast and lunch for takeout and outdoor seating

    Monday–Tuesday: 7 a.m.–6 p.m.
    Wednesday–Friday: 7 a.m.–8 p.m.
    Saturday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Sunday:8 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • Café Rio

    2146 Center St, Berkeley
    Phone:510-644-8138

    Café Rio offers its breakfast, hot sandwiches and other café fare for takeout, and starting June 19, for outdoor dining.

    Monday–Friday: 6 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Cafenated Coffee Co.

    2085 Vine St., Berkeley

    Order bags of coffee, coffee drinks, Starter Bakery pastries online for contactless pickup near the door; check Instagram for deals on wine and local beer. Cafenated’s patio is open for outdoor dining

    Daily: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Calavera

    2337 Broadway, Oakland
    Phone:510-338-3273 Order online

    Oaxacan cuisine and cocktails for takeout and delivery. Ample outdoor seating available for on-site dining.

    Monday–Thursday: noon–8 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: noon–9 p.m.
    Sunday:11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Chop Bar

    190 Fourth St., Oakland
    Phone:510-834-2467 Order online

    Chop Bar entrees, family dinners, cocktails, beer and wine for contactless pickup every day beginning at noon. Chop Bar offers patio seating for outdoor dining

    Daily: noon–7 p.m.
  • Cinnaholic

    2132 Oxford St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-647-8684 Order online

    Cinnaholic vegan cinnamon rolls are available for online order and curbside pickup; limited outdoor sidewalk seating also available

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: noon–9 p.m.
  • Communitē Table

    4171 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland
    Phone:510-482-2114 Order online

    Sandwiches, deli salads, entrees, side dishes, beverages and frozen items available. Order online for curbside pickup. Starting June 19, Communitē Table will open its patio seating.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Friday: noon–7 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: closed
  • Cornerstone

    2367 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-214-8600

    Starting June 19, Cornerstone’s comfort food and beers can be enjoyed on its back patio and sidewalk/parking bay.

    Daily: noon–7 p.m.
  • Crave Halal Subs

    2136 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-833-2137 Order online

    Crave offers its halal, veggie and vegan subs for takeout. Starting June 19, it will have limited outdoor seating.

    Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
    Sunday:11 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • Creekwood Restaurant

    3121 Sacramento St., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 647-8210 Order online

    A special takeout menu of grilled sandwiches, pizza and small plates available; order online or call to request no-contact pick-up. Creekwood aims to kick-off outdoor seating starting June 19.

    Daily: noon–8 p.m.
  • Daryoush

    2144 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 629-2144 Order online

    A menu of Persian kabobs, soups, stews and more available; call or order online for no-contact pick-up and delivery. Starting June 19, Daryoush will allow outdoor dining at its curbside tables.

    Not listed/call for hours
  • District

    827 Washington St., Oakland
    Phone:510-272-9110

    District reopens its patio June 19 for dining and cocktails. Reservations available via Resy.

    Monday–Thursday: closed
    Friday: 4 p.m.–
    Saturday: 5 p.m.–
    Sunday:1 p.m.–7 p.m.
  • Doña

    3770 Piedmont Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-450-0522 Order online

    Doña offers online ordering and curbside pickup of tacos, burritos, soups, enchiladas and other dishes as well as drinks and a kid’s menu. Doña has spacious outdoor seating available on its groundfloor patio and upper deck.

    Daily: noon–8 p.m.
  • Donato & Co.

    2635 Ashby Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 838-1131

    Order Italian fare off Donato & Co.’s takeout menu, along with groceries (Arborio and Carnaroli rice, polenta, farro perlato, lentils, more) and wine for no-contact pick-up at the front of the restaurant; Italian dining al fresco begins July 8

    Monday: noon–8 p.m.
    Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: noon–8 p.m.
  • Drake’s Barrel House

    1933 Davis St., San Leandro
    Phone:510-568-2739 Order online

    Drake’s Barrel House has reopened for outdoor drinking and dining (please adhere to the visitation policies), and also has beer and food available to-go

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: 1 –8 p.m.
  • Drake’s Dealership

    2325 Broadway, Oakland
    Phone:510-568-2739 Order online

    The welcoming outdoor patio at Drake’s Dealership has reopened (please read the visitation rules), and also features food and beer to-go

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Thursday: noon–9 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: noon–10 p.m.
    Sunday:noon–9 p.m.
  • East Bay Spice Company

    2134 Oxford St., Berkeley

    Bar snacks, Indian food and craft cocktails for takeout, delivery, and starting June 19, outdoor seating.

    Daily: 5 p.m.–10 p.m.
  • Easterly

    2142 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-647-8008 Order online

    The Berkeley branch of this Hunan Chinese food restaurant chain offers takeout and will reopen its sidewalk seating starting June 19.

    Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
      5 –9:15 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
      5 –9:15 p.m.
  • The Faculty Club at U.C. Berkeley

    U.C. Berkeley Campus, Berkeley
    Phone:510-540-5678

    The Faculty Club is open to the public and features a menu of sandwiches, burgers and Caesar salad; walk-ups welcome or feel free to email pre-orders off the menu to admin@berkeleyfacultyclub.com; outside seating available starting July 6; directions to the club are here

    Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–1 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: closed
  • Farmhouse Kitchen

    336 Water St., Oakland
    Phone:510-419-0541

    Thai takeout and delivery via Caviar, along with ample outdoor seating on the patio.

    Monday–Friday: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: noon–9 p.m.
  • The Fat Lady Bar and Restaurant

    201 Washington St., Oakland
    Phone:510-465-4996

    Call to order off the to-go menu, featuring soups, salads, sandwiches, main entrees, desserts and wine and spirits. Brunch menu available Saturday and Sunday only. Starting June 19, Fat Lady will open outdoor dining on a first come, first serve basis. Seating is limited; no reservations.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m.
  • Fatapple’s Restaurant El Cerrito

    7525 Fairmount Ave., El Cerrito
    Phone:510-528-3433

    A limited takeout menu of pies, pastries, cookies, cheese puffs and coffee, as well as some of Fatapple’s popular restaurant menu items. Outdoor seating is open.

    Daily: 7 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Fish & Bird Izakaya Sousaku

    2451 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 705-1539 Order online

    Order online for no-contact pickup at the walk-up window, or call to request curbside pick-up. Along with a comfort-focused Japanese fare, Fish & Bird also offers pantry goods (beans, rice, flour, yeast), wine, beer, sake, shochu and flowers from Sunrise nursery (Friday through Monday); Hikari Farms CSA boxes are available every other Saturday; limited outdoor seating now available with room for about 10 diners

    Monday: 4 p.m.–8 p.m.
    Tuesday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Friday: 4 –8 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: noon–8 p.m.
  • Flavia Osteria

    2130 Oxford St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-629-2030 Order online

    Fast-casual Italian pasta dishes with online ordering for no-contact takeout and outdoor tables on the sidewalk; open late

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–3 a.m.
  • Friends and Family

    468 25th St., Oakland

    Cocktails, snacks and meals currently available for curbside pickup, with curbside dining beginning July 2 (and more outdoor seating to come)

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Sunday: 2 –8 p.m.
  • Gilman Grill

    1300 Fourth St, Berkeley
    Phone:510-524-2532

    Gilman Grill offers its diner-style breakfast and lunch for curbside pickup or outdoor dining

    Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.–2 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Gogi Time

    2600 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510- 834-5757 Order online

    Korean barbecue for takeout, delivery via Doordash and outdoor seating in the parking lot.

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.
  • Golden Squirrel

    5940 College Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-735-9220 Order online

    Order food, beer, wine and groceries online, then call for curbside pick-up. Golden Squirrel’s patio will be open for limited seating starting June 19.

    Daily: 3 p.m.–9 p.m.
  • Grand Lake Kitchen

    576 Grand Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-922-9582 Order online

    Grand Lake Kitchen’s comfort and deli food menu is available via no-contact takeout and delivery from Caviar and DoorDash. Patio dining now open. No cash; credit cards only.

    Monday: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Friday: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Grand Lake Kitchen Dimond

    2042 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland
    Phone:510-866-2639 Order online

    Grand Lake Kitchen’s comfort and deli food menu is available via no-contact takeout and delivery from Caviar and DoorDash. Patio dining now open. No cash; credit cards only.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Friday: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • The Hideout Kitchen

    3406 Mt. Diablo Blvd., suite 4, Lafayette
    Phone: 925-900-8861

    California comfort food for takeout or patio dining. Call to reserve a table.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Saturday: noon–8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Hip Hop Juice Box

    3960 Adeline St., Emeryville
    Phone:510-250-9219 Order online

    Juice, tea, coffee, beer, açaí bowls and more for takeout, delivery via Grubhub and patio dining.

    Monday–Saturday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Hobnob

    1313 Park St., Alameda
    Phone:510-769-1011

    Small plates and drinks available curbside or at two available outdoor tables at this Alameda spot with a game-night vibe

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: 4:30 –7:30 p.m.
  • Homemade Café

    2454 Sacramento St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-845-1940

    Classic American diner food for breakfast and lunch; call for curbside pick-up. Delivery also available via DoorDash and Postmates. Homemade Café is now open for outdoor dining; pets welcome!

    Daily: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Homestead

    4029 Piedmont Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-420-6962

    Homestead’s “The Humble Sandwich” menu is available during the day for contactless takeout at the front door. Starting June 23, Homestead will reopen for outdoor dinner service. Seating will be limited and offered on a reservation basis.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–
    Sunday:closed
  • Honor Kitchen & Cocktails

    1411 Powell St., Emeryville
    Phone:510-653-8667 Order online

    Daily curbside pickup of lunch and dinner, including buckets of fried chicken and cocktails; Honor features a sizable parking lot that has been partially transformed into a lively outdoor patio

    Daily: noon–7 p.m.
  • Ike’s Love & Sandwiches

    2172 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-679-5130 Order online

    Takeout and delivery available. Starting June 19, Ike’s diners can enjoy their sandwiches at the bistro tables at the Downtown Berkeley BART Plaza.

    Daily: 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Ippuku

    2130 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 665-1969

    Check Ippuku’s website for its all-day and izakaya specials; call to schedule curbside pick-up; phone orders must be made by 8:30 p.m. Limited outdoor seating available

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: noon–8 p.m.
  • Juanita & Maude

    825 San Pablo Ave., Albany
    Phone:510-526-2233

    A special takeout menu (buttermilk fried chicken, pizzas, meatball subs, cocktails, wine) is available for curbside or contactless pickup by calling 510-526-2233. On June 19, Juanita & Maude will reopen for patio dining by reservation.

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Saturday: 5 –9 p.m.
    Sunday:10 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Jupiter

    2181 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-843-8277

    Jupiter’s menu of pizza, salad, beer and other beverages are available for takeout. Starting June 19, Jupiter will open its back patio for outdoor dining.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 3 –9 p.m.
  • L’acajou Bakery & Cafe

    5020 Woodminster Ln., Oakland
    Phone:510-842-9308 Order online

    L’acajou Bakery & Cafe features coffee drinks, pastries, sandwiches, salads and other bakery and cafe fare, available for takeout, third-party delivery and outdoor dining on the new patio

    Daily: 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Lake Chalet Seafood Bar & Grill

    1520 Lakeside Dr., Oakland
    Phone:510-208-5253 Order online

    Lake Chalet seafood and other entrees, salads, bar bites, desserts and cocktails to go, order online and call 510-208-LAKE. Lake Chalet’s dockside patio is open daily for outdoor dining, weather permitting.

    Daily:
  • The Lede

    308 41st St., Oakland

    Now operating as a pop-up at Café Encina from 4-7 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays. Orders are available for takeout or to enjoy on the outdoor patio.

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Friday: 4 –7 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: closed
  • Line 51 Brewing Company

    303 Castro St., Oakland
    Phone:510-985-4191 Order online

    Beers, hot dogs, sandwiches and salads available curbside daily; on the outdoor patio (masks required for entrance, please); and for in-house delivery on Fridays; check Instagram for most current patio hours and delivery schedules

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
  • Little Louie’s

    49 Washington Ave., Richmond
    Phone:510-235-3108

    This Italian-inspired cafe and deli in Point Richmond has reopened for curbside dining with an abbreviated menu, and hopes to reopen the back patio shortly; note: open early for breakfast

    Monday–Friday: 6 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 7 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Longbranch

    2512 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 984-0518

    Offering curbside takeout in conjunction with Paisan — menu includes wood-fired pizza, Italian and New American cuisine. Outdoor seating available on a first come, first serve basis. The restaurant suggests guests who visit during later hours to dress warmly

    Daily: 4 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
  • Los Moles Beer Garden

    6120 Potrero Ave., El Cerrito
    Phone:510-230-4855 Order online

    Los Moles’ Mexican fare is available for takeout and delivery (via Grubhub), and on its outdoor patio.

    Daily: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Mad Oak

    135 12th St., Oakland
    Phone:510-843-7416

    The patio and rooftop deck are open at Mad Oak Bar ‘n Yard

    Monday–Thursday: closed
    Friday–Sunday: 4 –10 p.m.
  • Millennium Restaurant

    5912 College Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-735-9459 Order online

    Open for pickup and delivery via Grubhub. Starting June 19, Millennium will open for patio dining by reservation only. For parties larger than 6, email alison@millenniumrestaurant.com.

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Thursday: 5 –8 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: 5 –9 p.m.
    Sunday:5 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Miss Ollie’s

    901 Washington St., Oakland
    Phone:510-285-6188

    Caribbean/West Indian comfort food and cocktails for takeout and starting June 25, Miss Ollie’s will be open for patio dining

    Daily: noon–7 p.m.
  • Moe Sushi and Grill

    2152 Center St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-280-5026

    The Japanese restaurant is open for takeout, delivery, and starting June 19, curbside dining.

    Monday–Friday: 2 –8 p.m.
    Saturday: 4:30 –8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Momo Ramen

    6200 Claremont Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-879-7813

    Ramen and Japanese appetizers for takeout and patio dining

    Daily: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • El Mono

    11720 San Pablo Ave., El Cerrito
    Phone:510-778-8884

    Peruvian comfort food available for takeout and delivery (through Caviar). El Mono’s patio is now open for outdoor dining; make reservations online.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: noon–3 p.m.
      5 –9 p.m.
  • Nido’s Backyard

    104 Oak St., Oakland
    Phone:510-500-9757

    Starting June 19, Nido’s Backyard will reopen for outdoor dining by reservation only. At this time, it will not allow parties larger than eight.

    Daily: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • La Note

    2377 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 843-1525 #6

    Special breakfast, lunch and dinner takeout menus; call (510) 843-1525 #6 or (510) 843-1517 for curbside pick-up. On June 19, La Note will reopen for patio dining on a first come, first serve basis. Call for reservations for small family/pod groups for special occasions.

    Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Ocean View Brew works

    627 San Pablo Ave., Albany

    Mix and match four-packs of Ocean View beer for no-contact pickup via the app (search Ocean View Brew Works). Ocean View will reopen its patio June 19.

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: 3 –5 p.m.
  • Oeste Bar & Cafe

    722-730 Clay St., Oakland
    Phone:510-817-4157

    The rooftop patio of this Old Oakland bar and restaurant is open for dinner for groups of up to six guests Wed.-Sat., and brunch on Sat.-Sun.; 21 and over only after 3:00 p.m.; reservations recommended, please arrive with masks

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Friday: 3 –11 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m.–11 p.m.
    Sunday:11 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
  • Oliveto

    5655 College Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-547-5356 Order online

    Order sandwiches, pizza, bread and some pantry staples (coffee, olive oil, Community Grains bread) online for take-out and delivery. Staring June 19, Oliveto will be offering sidewalk seating; call to reserve a table.

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Original Pattern Brewing Company

    292 Fourth St., Oakland
    Phone:510-844-4833

    Beer, hot and frozen food from Good to Eat Dumplings available for takeout and delivery. Patio seating opens June 19.

    Daily: noon–
  • Original Pollo

    100 Berkeley Sq., Berkeley
    Phone:510-486-8027

    Comfort-food staple in downtown Berkeley serves all-day breakfast as well as lunch and dinner dishes. Limited sidewalk seating.

    Monday–Saturday: 7 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Paisan

    2514 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 984-0518

    Offering curbside takeout in conjunction with Longbranch — menu includes wood-fired pizza, Italian and New American cuisine. Outdoor seating available on a first come, first serve basis. The restaurant suggests guests who visit during later hours to dress warmly

    Daily: 4 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
  • The Park Street Tavern

    1901 Park St., Alameda
    Phone:510-671-2867

    The Park Street Tavern’s Cal-Med cuisine is available for takeout and now outdoor dining under a protective awning, soft opening June 19; hours subject to change going forward

    Monday–Thursday: closed
    Friday–Sunday: 4 –9 p.m.
  • Pasta Pelican Restaurant

    2455 Mariner Square Dr., Alameda
    Phone:510-864-7427

    Order on Pasta Pelican’s website for curbside pickup; delivery via third-party apps. Outdoor dining available on first come, first serve basis

    Monday–Friday: 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
      4:30 –9 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • El Patio

    2056 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-548-2222 Order online

    Mexican and Venezuelan cuisine for pickup or dine-in on the restaurant’s namesake outdoor patio; call ahead to be sure of hours

    Daily: noon–9 p.m.
  • Perle Wine Bar

    2058 Mountain Blvd., Oakland
    Phone:510-808-7767 Order online

    Takeout and delivery available of Perle’s classic eats (burgers, mussels, charcuterie, steak, roast chicken, more) along with wine and cocktails. Socially distanced patio seating now available.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 4 –7 p.m.
  • Pollara Pizzeria

    1788 Fourth St., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 409-8245 Order online

    Roman-style pizza, salads, fritti, beer, wine and more available for takeout. Call or order online in advance for pick-up at the door. Patio seating on the plaza and Delaware Street (Saturday and Sunday) for outdoor dining on a first come, first serve basis

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 11:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
  • Pomella

    3770 Piedmont Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-250-9215 Order online

    California-Israeli entrees, appetizers, soups, salads and pantry items (organic produce boxes, frozen falafel, frozen soups) are available daily for curbside pickup as well as outdoor dining (starts June 25); in-house delivery on Fridays

    Daily: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Popoca

    Classic Cars West, 411 26th St., Oakland
    Phone:510-457-1724 Order online

    Pupusas and Salvadoran wood-fired fare. Order online and call to request curbside pickup. Starting June 19, the beer garden will be open for outdoor dining.

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Saturday: 5 –9 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Portal

    1611 Second St., Oakland
    Phone:510-663-7678 Order online

    Takeout menu available for curbside pickup; delivery available via third party apps. Starting June 20, Portal will reopen for patio dining.

    Daily: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Postino

    3565 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
    Phone:925-299-8700

    Luxe outdoor dining is now available (along with takeout and in-house delivery to the local community) at this elegant Lafayette restaurant

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Public Market Emeryville

    5959 Shellmound St., Emeryville

    Starting June 19, the Emeryville food hall will offer socially distanced seating in the patio areas to the south (near Urban Outfitters) and north (in the breezeway) of the building. Face coverings and social distancing are required of all guests.

    Daily: 7 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Revival Bar & Kitchen

    2102 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 549-9950

    Changing takeout menu available. Call or text (510) 409-6274 for curbside or window pick-up (delivery available by Doordash and Tock). Sidewalk seating available for outdoor dining

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Saturday: 4:30 –8:30 p.m.
    Sunday:4 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Rivoli

    1539 Solano Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-526-2542

    Cal-Mediterreanean/Italian specials available nightly for curbside pick-up or delivery within 3-mile radius; outdoor dining now open

    Daily: 5:30 p.m.–9 p.m.
  • Rosamunde Sausage Grill

    911 Washington St., Oakland
    Phone:510-338-3108 Order online

    Housemade sausages and sides for takeout, delivery and patio dining.

    Monday–Saturday: 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
    Sunday:noon–7 p.m.
  • Rudy’s Can’t Fail Cafe

    4081 Hollis St., Emeryville
    Phone:510-594-1221 Order online

    Emeryville mainstay Rudy’s Can’t Fail’s diner-style fare is now available on the outdoor patio (distanced seating, first come, first served), as well as for takeout and third-party delivery

    Daily: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
  • Sam’s Log Cabin

    945 San Pablo Ave., Albany
    Phone:510-558-0502

    Call (510) 558-0502 for curbside pick-up and in-house delivery. Sam’s is also offering some pantry staples (flour, eggs, more); check with the restaurant to see what’s available. Sam’s spacious back patio is now open for outdoor dining.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Sunday: 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Seawolf Public House

    350 Fourth St., Oakland
    Phone:510-545-2466

    Burgers, sandwiches, tacos, and other pub fare, as well as beer, wine and spirits to-go. Call for curbside pickup; in-house delivery coming soon. Menu posted on Facebook and Instagram changes daily. Seawolf’s outdoor patio is now open for on-site dining

    Monday–Friday: 5 –8 p.m.
    Saturday: 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
    Sunday:10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Shen Hua

    2914 College Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-883-1777

    Northern Chinese cuisine for outside dining, takeout or third-party delivery

    Daily: 4 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Shiba Ramen

    5959 Shellmound St., Oakland

    Ramen and other Japanese eats for pickup and outdoor dining on Public Market’s shared patio seating

    Monday–Thursday: closed
    Friday–Saturday: noon–7:30 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Sliver

    2174 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-705-1988

    Open for takeout and delivery (via Caviar); starting June 19, outdoor seating at the BART Plaza will be available for Sliver diners

    Daily: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Smoke Berkeley

    At Spat’s, 1974 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 548-8801

    Reduced takeout menu available. Call to request curbside pick-up. Smoke offers outdoor sidewalk seating on a first come, first served basis

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Friday: noon–8 p.m.
    Saturday: noon–7 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Social Bird Kitchen and Bar

    3593 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette
    Phone:925-298-5828 Order online

    Social Bird’s signature dishes, craft cocktails and curated wines are available for takeout and outside dining.

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Sons of Liberty Alehouse

    150 W. Juana Ave., San Leandro
    Phone:510-352-7652 Order online

    Order groceries and pantry supplies, beer, wine and cocktails for curbside pickup; American brunch menu available for pickup Sunday mornings. Starting June 22, Sons of Liberty will open its patio for outdoor seating on a first come, first serve basis.

    Takeout hours and patio hours will be as follows:
    Monday through Thursday: noon-4 p.m., takeout only; 4-9 p.m., takeout and patio seating
    Friday and Saturday: noon-10 p.m., takeout and patio seating
    Sunday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., takeout and patio seating

     

    Monday–Thursday: noon–9 p.m.
    Friday–Saturday: noon–10 p.m.
    Sunday:10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Southside Station

    2504 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley
    Phone:510-989-9835 Order online

    Pizza and Thai-inflected comfort foods, as well as boba are available for takeout, delivery and starting June 19, dining outdoors at Southside’s sidewalk seating.

    Monday: closed
    Tuesday–Saturday: noon–8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • Souvenir Coffee

    1114 Solano Ave., Albany

    Coffee, tea for takeout and curbside enjoyment at the temporary parklet outside

    Daily: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Spats

    1974 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-841-7225

    Spats has opened its enclosed (but open-air) Jungle Patio with full bar and 30 seats for imbibing Thursday-Saturday from 4 p.m.-8 p.m.; masks mandatory please, first come, first served; barbecue pop-up Smoke BBQ operates on site with some sidewalk seating, see listing above for hours

    Monday–Wednesday: closed
    Thursday–Saturday: 4 –8 p.m.
    Sunday:closed
  • The Sunny Side Café

    2136 Oxford St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-845-9900

    Breakfasts all-day available for takeout and patio seating

    Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Saturday–Sunday: 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Super Duper Burgers

    5959 Shellmound St., Emeryville
    Phone:510-602-9029 Order online

    Outdoor seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

    Daily: 10:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Tacubaya

    1782 Fourth St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-525-5160 Order online

    Curbside lunch and dinner from reopened Tacubaya now available via online ordering and by calling 510-525-5160. Patio seating on the plaza and Delaware Street (Saturday and Sunday) for outdoor dining on a first come, first serve basis.

    Daily: 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Taste of the Himalayas

    1700 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-849-4983

    Nepalese dinner menu available for curbside pickup by calling 510-849-4983

    Monday–Tuesday: closed
    Wednesday–Sunday: 4:30 –8:30 p.m.
  • Telefèric Barcelona

    1500 Mount Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek
    Phone:925 300-3826

    Enjoy Teleferic’s Spanish menu on its outdoor patio. Call or go online to make a reservation for seating.

    Monday–Wednesday: 11:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
    Thursday–Friday: 11 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
    Saturday: 11 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
    Sunday:11 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
  • Tomate Café

    2265 Fifth St., Berkeley

    Breakfast, sandwiches and other café fare for takeout and delivery via third party app, along with outdoor patio dining.

    Daily: 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Tribune Tavern

    401 13th St., Oakland
    Phone:510-607-8187 Order online

    Takeout menu available for pickup and delivery. Starting June 19, Tribune Tavern will be open for outdoor dining, too.

    Daily: noon–8 p.m.
  • Triple Rock

    1920 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
    Phone:510-843-2739

    Food and beer to go. Call to request curbside pick-up. Starting June 19, Triple Rock will offer sidewalk seating.

    Daily: noon–8 p.m.
  • Vik’s Chaat

    2390 Fourth St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-644-4432 Order online

    Call 510-644-4432 or 510-883-5817 to order Indian street food at Vik’s, or order online. Customers are encouraged to use the entrance on Channing Way to avoid walking through the market; outside dining is now available at picnic tables, please wear a mask

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
      5 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
  • Way Station Brew

    2120 Dwight Way, Berkeley
    Phone:(510) 982-1905

    Starting June 19, outside seating will be available for diners. Takeout will still be available. Seating for customers only; reservations are not required, but recommended.

    Monday–Tuesday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
    Wednesday: 9 a.m.–3 a.m.
    Thursday–Saturday: 9 a.m.–10 p.m.
    Sunday:9 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • The Well

    5443 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
    Phone:510-808-7315

    Gluten-free, organic eats and herbal teas for takeout, delivery via third party delivery, and outdoor patio seating.

    Daily: 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Westbrae Biergarten – Pedro’s Brazil Cafe

    1280 Gilman St., Berkeley
    Phone:510-647-9079

    Tri tip sandwiches and other Brazil Cafe favorites are once again available for takeout or outdoor dining within the family-friendly Westbrae Biergarten, paired with the Biergarten’s libations. (Note: The Pedro’s Brazil Cafe “Shack” at 2161 University Ave. in downtown Berkeley has closed for good, and the restaurant at 1960 University Ave. is closed temporarily.)

    Daily: noon–8:30 p.m.
  • Zut! On Fourth

    1820 Fourth St. , Berkeley
    Phone:510-644-0444 Order online

    California-Mediterranean cuisine, cocktails and wine for takeout or outdoor dining. Reservations for a table are not required, but are recommended.

    Daily: 11:30 a.m.–6 p.m.