$$ • Izakaya, Japanese

362 17th St, Oakland
(510) 502-7743


Take-Out/Delivery Options


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This place is so interesting to look at (super cool interior design) and the workers are really nice!!! NOTE: Take out only right now, no dine ins (as of 10/08/2021). FRIED CHICKEN SANDO: Ok so the sauce and the chicken were super tasty and succulent! This is 1000% a personal preference but I wish they had the option for customers to select chicken thigh (their default) or chicken breast just bc I prefer my meat to be a little less fatty and tendon-y but I still ate it and it...read full review

Checked this spot out and had the fried tofu rice bowl. The tofu was made deliciously it was fried crispy light and fluffy. It was seasoned but I wish I'd was seasoned a little bit more, the sauce they paired with it was a excellent choice of made up for what I felt the tofu lacked. Lol it may have been dressing for the big block of raw cabbage they give you with your order, I'm a vegetarian not a rabbit.

This place is really great. I'm pretty critical of restaurants but I'll start by saying this is a five star by Oakland standards. Excellent sauces and reasonably fast. Great alcohol selection. Good people. The owners work there and it seems like a good place to work from what I've heard. Packaging is biodegradable (I think) and simple.I think they should give more miso ranch sauce and if you order a double chicken you shouldn't have to pay for double the sauce. They say the sauce...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 9PM
Tuesday 11AM - 9PM
Wednesday 11AM - 9PM
Thursday 11AM - 9PM
Friday 11AM - 9PM
Saturday 5 - 9PM
Sunday Closed

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