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Fortune Cookie Factory

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Unique Custom Fortune Cookies Hand-made Using Century-Old Methods. Create custom fortune cookies online, or visit store for tours!
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261 12th St, Oakland, CA 94607-4440
+1 510-832-5552
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Lots of varieties of fortune cookies-from chocolate, strawberry and green tea. A bit tricky to find but ask any of the locals and they will help you out. Really friendly and patient staff, it was busy when we went and the staff were great. Worth...More

Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We loved this tour. It's wonderful to hear the history behind this historic, family-owned factory and see how the family has managed to simultaneously honor tradition, while innovating new ideas to grow and expand. In a era where big business and automation is king, it...More

1  Thank twolous196
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Small factory but really interesting. Tour is just right amount of time for kids, and the tour guide was friendly and answered all our questions. The sample cookies were delicious!

Thank Noreen I
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

A small shop up an alley way, good fun and lots of different cookies. You can even have your own messages put into your own cookies.. Fascinating to watch the ladies make the cookies, add the slip of paper and seal them.

Thank Phillip63
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We took the tour and it was really fun and also very interesting- and Alicia who gave us the tour is so sweet! The cookies are really yummy too! It's definitely a little gem in Oakland. Great for younger kids because the tour is short-...More

1  Thank 720naomik
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Free which is nice. Quick little stop that only takes about 5 minutes. Fun to see how fortune cookies are made. You can even make your own fortune cookie for about a buck. It is literally located down a side alley but don’t be scared...More

Thank Claw1974
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Fun for field trip! However, super short one. Everyone had a good times even the staffs. Sampling was one of highlight for the students.

Thank 816chelle
Reviewed November 1, 2017

I was a bit sceptical at the beginning, when i arrived at the Factory itself but the daughters owner did an amazing job giving me a tour of the factory but also explaining 'how they started the business' and how it all works. Before you...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Not masses to see so don’t book out too much of your day, maybe combine with the cable car museum as your walking back into the city. It’s ammusing to watch the stark realisation in everyone’s faces as it becomes apparent how easy they are...More

Thank YorkieBadger
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

This store is in a small back alley in Chinatown. There's a line to get in and you can actually see them making the fortune cookies-but there's really not much to see and you won't spend more than 5 to 10 minutes there. But you...More

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