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Address: 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621
Phone Number: 510 569 2121

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A bit rough around the edges

Getting there from SF is easy enough and the atmosphere inside is friendly and welcoming (unlike most soccer stadiums in the UK). Tickets were really cheap too and we all enjoyed... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
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Framlingham, United Kingdom
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Framlingham, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
39 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

Getting there from SF is easy enough and the atmosphere inside is friendly and welcoming (unlike most soccer stadiums in the UK). Tickets were really cheap too and we all enjoyed the game. However, prices inside are steep and the environs a bit on the rough side and getting through the enclosed walkway from the station means running the gauntlet... More 

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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We enjoyed seeing the a's play against the orioles. Tickets were very reasonable. We didn't like seeing Jason hammel getting shelled and watching the a's lose.

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Fremont, California
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2,267 reviews 2,267 reviews
1,386 attraction reviews
1,308 helpful votes 1,308 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The thing I like about the stadium is watching the Oakland As playing baseball; its lots of fun. The thing I do not like about the stadium is the stadium. Its old; and even the Westside Club which used to be a good experience has changed due to a new vendor taking over the food and beverage service. The Westside... More 

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95 reviews 95 reviews
43 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The stadium is old and it is crappy. The BART does drop you off at the stadium but it is a hike to the front of the stadium. Believe me on this, you want to go here for the game and the fans. Usually I would avoid the bleacher seats, but for some reason I decided to try them. I... More 

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Washingtonville, New York
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Perhaps the only justification for the Coliseum's all around terribleness is that it doubles as a football field during the fall (it's the only field left in the U.S. that does so professionally). As a result there is a whole lot of foul territory, not much to do/see on the concourse and overall, a pretty ugly stadium. Plus Mt. Davis,... More 

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Sacramento, California
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153 reviews 153 reviews
59 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I have had the joy of visiting baseball stadiums and parks around the nation. I think I have seen about 2/3 of them. The Oakland coliseum is one of the worst, and its made worse by the fact that across the bay, the SF AT&T Park is one of the best! If you buy tickets to watch a game at... More 

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Orangevale, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

The area around the O.Co.Coliseum is abandoned buildings and trash and an old community and in need of big time face lift....but that is pointing out the obvious if you have ever been there.They need everything,stadium,scoreboard,seating,better PA system etc.They do have a few good things...great public transportation (Bart and Amtrak and buses ) and once inside they put a good... More 

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Oakland, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Too old. Sound system is always too loud. Food is lousy and way overpriced. Parking is too expensive and poorly designed for easy entrance or exit.

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oakland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
20 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This stadium was built in the 1970s I think and it is definitely showing its age. If you remember it from decades ago, forget it because the Coliseum built "Mt Davis" in the area where the stadium was cut down and you had a great view of Oakland and the hills. Inside you see a very high structural monstrosity. It... More 

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Pleasant Hill, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

As my 3-star rating says, this stadium is average. I've been to many stadiums for many different sports and this one is as vanilla as they come. Parking is adequate, concession and bathroom facilities are adequate, seating is adequate. It is also readily accessible by foot from the BART train, which is a big plus. The stadium doesn't add to... More 

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