Bar César

$$ • Mexican

4039 Piedmont Ave, Oakland
(510) 985-1200


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Bar César

The bar staff are friendly at this neighborhood restaurant with a lively atmosphere, although the inside seating requires you to deal with excessive noise. I ordered the carnitas plate which should have been called petrified plate. The meat had been deep-fried to a charred mess (see photo). Served with small tortillas and scoop of pico de gallo - except fot the pico de gallo, I was rather disappointed. This place bills itself as a tapas bar.. but these dry nuggets of full review
This is a tough one. Everything started off nice with being seated quickly and the drinks coming right away. But then it took about an hour for our food to arrive and the server came by and said they forgot to place the order. So then they gave us another round of drinks (on the house). When the food finally it arrived it was delicious. The shrimp ceviche was on point. Fresh, incredibly flavorful and worth the price. The carnitas tacos might have been my favorite. Cooked full review
The best part of our visit to Bar Cesar was Victor. He really loves his job snd we went out of his way to make our stay a good one. The margaritas are delicious and expensive. The chips and salsa plate really can use more chips. The guacamole tasted good, though. I am not sure the Brussel Sprouts or, steamed artichoke leaves with globs of aioli at the tip are good finger foods for a 'bar' setting. I think they should be side dishes for a meal. We were outside and the table full review

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Tuesday 4 - 9PM
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Thursday 4 - 9PM
Friday 4 - 10PM
Saturday 4 - 10PM
Sunday 4 - 9PM

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