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Garibaldi's - CLOSED

5356 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 595-4000
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CLOSED
Price range: $50 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Italian, Sandwiches
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Hudson/Manilla
Transit: Bart Rockridge

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English first
Oakland, California, United States
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Last time I visited Hudson, I was craving meat, meat, meat! I started with the steak tar tar as an appetizer, which is always wonderful. Then I ordered the hanger steak medium rare (but on the rare side) which came out perfection! Every time I crave a good quality steak dinner in the bay area, I always order it here.... More

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Oakland, California
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167 reviews 167 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

I love the appetizers and the Bar at Hudson.... also.. valet parking .. yipee!

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San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Just flew in earlier that day from east coast and had major carnivore craving going on. After surfing the usual East Bay suspects, "Hudson of Oakland" appeared into the fray, citing a signature porcini-crusted 24oz ribeye for two. So off we went with no reservations on a Saturday evening to quickly hustle there, betting on the come that an arrival... More

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Oakland, California
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132 reviews 132 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

Garibaldi's has been so good for so long that I fear some people may not think to go there. Excellent, varied, creative menu. Very good wine list and the bartenders definitely know how to make a great cocktail. Fun to go to eat at the bar but also good for a special occasion.

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Naples, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2010

Not a good place to enjoy the food and company of companions. Service poor, noisy, expensive. Not worth the price

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oakland
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2009

I went to a dinner with a speaker, the soup was very good, the main course was poor, undercooked soufle and the lamb which I love was very strongly flavored. The one hour speaker finished before they even started with the main course and they brought his soup 1/2 an hour before he finished so I hope he liked cold... More

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San Francisco
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99 reviews 99 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2009

Our dining experience on a Friday night began well but deteriorated as the evening progressed. Food and service were more than acceptable. The noise reached such a din that we couldn't hear much that our friends said. We did cup our ears to hear but alas, it was fruitless. Maybe if you dine earlier in the evening or a weeknight... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2009

Very nice.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2009

decent

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2008

Try the budino!

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