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Restaurants galore on Park St. and more options nearby.

Park St has lots of restaurants and almost every type of cuisine and dining experience is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
943susanJ943
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Alameda, California
From a Local's Perspective - good choice!

Park in the parking structure on Oak Street... so convenient to walking around downtown.....And to... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Nancy E
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Alameda, California
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Downtown Alameda is the vibrant commercial, cultural, and civic center of Alameda, California. Over 450 locally-owned businesses are located in the historic shopping district -- restaurants, shops, professional and personal services, family...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Park St has lots of restaurants and almost every type of cuisine and dining experience is available. Nearby there is a movie theatre and a wonderful produce market, A great collection of local history and culture at Alameda Museum. teh Marketplace is a collection of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Park in the parking structure on Oak Street... so convenient to walking around downtown.....And to think I didn't want the parking structure built! Actually it is one of the best things that's happened to downtown Alameda as it has become populated and vibrant even into...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

An old fashioned suburban downtown with some nice shops and a lot of places to eat. Good for a stroll and good to patronize the businesses.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed August 1, 2018

We when to the annual street faire,downtown, last week-end of July, many food and craft vendors. Two stages with live music all day long , faire is free, pet friendly. Weather temp. normally is about 65-75 at this time of the year. If you want...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ron Y
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Not many places like this in CA anymore. Perfect small town main Street, with owner/proprietor shops and a vast array of quality eateries. On street metered parking is challenging, but there are several easily accessible public lots available. Good any time of year, but the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mikek794
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Downtown Alameda is incredibly diverse - all kinds of restaurants and shops - and usually more than one of each kind. It is clean and safe and there is a public parking lot that is affordable, right behind the Alameda Theatre which is a major...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Robert S
Reviewed March 9, 2018

A host of restaurants of all types if cuisines. Reasonably priced. Interesting shops and stores. The Alameda Theater is a must see. Walked the five block every day and found new, interesting sights on each strol.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Downtown Alameda is the tops for EATING! All sorts of food imaginable! American, Greek, Thai, Italian, Burmese, Vietnamese, Chinese, pizzas, phos, Mediterranean, Japanese, Mexican within 4 blocks! There's Peets and Starbucks, Tucker's and many yogurt places for desserts afterwards. There's Alameda Theatre, multi plex. You...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Rose L
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Alameda is one of the best little cities with so many great places to eat and things to do. We seem to have it all. Wine, beer, Vodka and Cigars. There are cute little shops to explore, especially the Antique shops. The treasures you will...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Beverley M
Reviewed September 10, 2017

One of my favorite towns to wander. At the north end of the island there is a lot of new development, a few more commercial restaurants, St. George Spirits, Winery and of course the Antique fair. As you head back towards the older portion of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Marti B
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