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3917 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-1005 (Sunnyslope Avenue)
+1 510-547-5035
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17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Denver, Colorado
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126 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the review in the Wall Street Journal, we decided to try Camino. We enjoyed it. The service was friendly and reasonably attentive, and the food was creative. Unlike some reviewers, we found the portions to be fine. We were seated right next to a couple that was in the middle of a conversation, and that was a little... More 

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Piedmont, California
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Black cod croquettes were mealy and unseasoned nearly inedible. Asparagus was a tad overcooked served on bland hummus and could really have used a little lemon or vinegar. I have had incredible meals here before but may not come back. Esp for the cost. Service and the bar were both fine.

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Oakland, California
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350 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Our son picked this place for his birthday and made Open Table reservations. The ambience is trendy and we were seated in a communal table but it was comfortable and we had enough space in between to have a private conversation between the four of us. They have a daily menu so it changes everyday and we happened to come... More 

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philadelphia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We chose self service bar seating and as soon as a table opened up we went to sit down and grab it. A waitress that seemed a bit flustered asked us to leave the table so that she could clear it but that she would make sure that we still had the table. My friend and I got up, my... More 

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Thank erinakabucky
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Mediocre food that is WAY overpriced coupled with cold and rude service. Save your money and eat elsewhere. Do not be fooled by the grandiose titles on the menu.

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Danville, California
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

When I first looked at the menu, I was not that excited about it. But the creative dishes were fabulous. The sizes are not small, but not overly big. A salad and main dish was perfect. I loved the chicory salad and tasted the citrus and humus salad. Both were great. My main dish of fine mushrooms and grits was... More 

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Sanfrancisco
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Small menu but delicious food. I had mushrooms and crab . They were both very good. I did not try any of the dessert menu but I am sure they are all very good! It has a very casual atmosphere. We sat at a very large commune table. That part is OK but I personally would have preferred a private... More 

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Thank CananUSA
Berkeley, California
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The environment in the restaurant is really nice and the food is good and quite different from your average tastes. Nice selection of wines, and even though the food choices are not too many, they are enough to cover your preferences. They offer a nice dining experience, with interesting ingredient combinations from starters to desserts. We do recommend it, but... More 

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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710 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Love wood fired cooking and cuisine! Camino has a wood grate piled with chunks of wood disintegrating into red hot embers which give the dishes their very special flavor! Had multiple flatbreads, roasted oysters with absinthe, Dungeness crabs with vegetables, artichokes and humus, glasses of white Côte du Rhone. The only down side is the limited menu and lack of... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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198 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Glad we went to Camino! The menu isn't large and overwhelming. Looks as if it changes daily based on stuff sourced locally daily. Started with oysters and crab and ended with trout and pork belly. Rarely have had food better cooked.The Syrah recommended with the food was excellent. Orange Tart and the Chocolate dessert rounded off the evening. The bill... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3917 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-1005
    (Sunnyslope Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-547-5035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?