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Quinn's Lighthouse Restaurant and Pub

) #10 of 1,088 Restaurants in Oakland $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
1951 Embarcadero Cove, Oakland, CA 94606-5212
+1 510-536-2050
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (7 reviews)
“jambalaya” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1951 Embarcadero Cove, Oakland, CA 94606-5212
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1 - 10 of 309 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

While we were waiting to check into our hotel we walked to this nearby place on the water with great views of the harbor and many boats. I ordered what I thought would be a small and light sandwich and was very surprised by the...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 5 days ago

On the Oakland estuary, open to the island of Alameda, boats docked everywhere. Water views abound. We tried the upstairs "Pub" for before-ballgame drinks and appetizers. The sampler, $14.00, consisted of fried poppers, fried cheese, fried calamari and chicken wings. Wings were stale and obviously...More

Thank bill s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to harborside for some medical marijuana tbh. I was attracted to the marina. So I googled clam Chowder and this place popped up. So I was quickly drawn to it. Only Bc I am originally from the Valley. So finding this on a...More

Thank luxiouzzdoll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is just down the street from the Executive Inn, and they suggested it. It has a comfortable interior, is semi-casual, and the staff was helpful. 3 out of 4 of us had pasta dishes, two of them with seafood. I had a chef...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I did a phone in order for pickup. The dining room was closed (even though I called at 8:00, and the website says they're open until 9:00), but the upstairs pub was able to fulfill my order. I had the blackened catfish, which was OK,...More

1  Thank Scott95401
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

A nice view of the pier. Seafood Newberg and shrimp stuffed salmon was good. Bread was ok. Appetizer was in par. Nothing amazing but solidly good food.

Thank kim r
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had dinner there for the first time with friends and found that the food and restaurant was great. They serve seafood mostly but have other things to enjoy. You can pull them up and view the menu to see if this works for you. They...More

1  Thank Philippe B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great views of the water. Food was delicious though a bit pricey (My steak and beer was $50) Limited parking so had to park on the street. Service was fast and good. Hostess (what's an older male called? Hoster?) was kinda rude when my mother...More

Thank TravellingGirl55
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Our last night in the Bay Area we wanted to stay close to the airport in Oakland due to traffic in the city. I looked up good places to eat and found this, and so glad we picked it. The food was excellent, the service...More

Thank ShanelnNature
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We wandered in after being referred by a local hotel. It was within walking distance. The menu is huge which made me wonder what they specialized in. I ordered the jambalaya and my companion the seaweed salad. The service was excellent and the food tasty....More

Thank PPlatypus
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mmmvm101
Is it at Jack London Square?
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Response from Melissa M | Reviewed this property |
yes
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parking spaces
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Response from Mischelle M | Reviewed this property |
Street parking. Never had a problem parking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1951 Embarcadero Cove, Oakland, CA 94606-5212
    (Livingston)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-536-2050
  • E-mail
Description
East Bay Restaurant Wins in 2006 "BEST WINE LISTS IN AMERICA" Competition.

Quinn's Lighthouse Restaurant was awarded the Grand Prize in the Short List Category by Restaurant Hospitality Magazine. The Judges found Quinn's List "SHORT and SWEET” with well chosen, food friendly selections. The list distinguished it self though "DEAD ON" informative Wine descriptions and an innovative Specialty Feature of Rose Wines from around the World.

Quinn's Lighthouse is the Landmark Center Piece of the Oakland Waterfront Historic Embarcadero Cove Marina.
Quinn's Lighthouse was awarded "BEST CASUAL DINING FAMILY RESTAURANT OF THE EAST BAY" BY THE OAKLAND TRIBUNE.
Quinn's serves an eclectic mix of traditional American cuisine, ethnic specialties and seafood specialties from both coasts.
The Yacht Club Dining Room, located on the main floor, offers a quiet and relaxing dining atmosphere overlooking the Embarcadero Cove Marina.
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