$$ • Izakaya, Japanese

362 17th St, Oakland
(510) 603-1040


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Reviews for Aburaya

So yummy! First time trying Aburaya was through Door Dash--food was great! Definitely recommend the Oyokodon--amazing chicken dish with egg, rice, seasoning, and mixed greens. Would be a lot for one person, recommend to split! Also got the Four Piece Fried Chicken with the Garlic Miso preparation. This was so crispy and tasty. Served with a cabbage head that we didn't end up eating. I don't recommend the Fried Cauliflower--I was thinking the cauliflower would be more of a tempura...read full review
Another one of those "(insert country/city here) themed" fried chicken place. Similar to those, chicken is over-brined, where it has that bizarre chewy/tough but still watery texture. My guess is all these places are "learning" to make fried chicken from the same YouTube channel. The sides are flavorless and make no sense. Healthy maybe idk? Seems like they're just trying to make a cost-effective franchise model to sell/replicate, and in the meantime, are relying on revenue (and...read full review
Food: 5 / 5 Service: 5 / 5 Cleanliness: 5 / 5 Parking: 3.5 / 5 Price: 4 / 5 (Hard to find a spot to sit and eat) I came to Aburaya back in November 2019 with my friends as we were going to see Two Door Cinema Club at the Fox Theater. I was pleasantly surprised that this was so close to the venue and how unique their interior decor was. It's very punk rock as their logo resembles Keep in mind that THEY GIVE A LOT of chicken here. I'm a 5'11 dude who can eat and I have a hard time...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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