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German, Bar, European, Central European
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2424 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-2915 (Park St.)
(510) 522-1300
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to many bier gardens in Germany. This is a really fun place to meet friends, have some yummy drinks and food. Service was excellent. Wish we had this restaurant in Socal.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Alameda, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In walking in the aromas of fine, fresh food welcomed me and the hostess immediately came to seat us. The front dining room is very comfortable. There are sparkling clean windows all across the one wall giving a lovely view of the patio, I especially liked the view while slipping my green tea mojito. The back dining area has a... More 

1 Thank Christine G
Alameda, California, USA
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a little bit of Bavaria with some local flavors as well this is the stop. Good hearty faire, great beer selection and good complimentary wines. Worth a visit and great outside seating on a warm Bay Area day!!

1 Thank Neil D
Alameda, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mother was German, we lived near Yorkville in NYC--the German area of NYC, so I am well versed with German fare. Speisekammer really does hit the mark quite well on the entrees that my German familied husband and our friend had. My sauerbraten was delish: full of flavor, tender and piping hot. The red cabbage soft and piquant. The... More 

Thank Corinne S
Carrollton, Texas
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Split the Grilled Meat plate with my teenage son. Plenty of food for us. Pork chop was very good, Most of the sausages were good, but not the best I've had. Liked the sauerkraut and red cabbage. Not a lot of gluten-free choices, but it was nice that they were labeled.

Thank Greg C
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent German-style food, good beer selection (also radlers), great staff, indoor & outdoor seating, live music on weekends. Love their potato pancakes, weiner schnitzel, sauerbraten, family meat platter if larger group. It's a fun place, with consistently good food, a must when you're in Alameda.

1 Thank pameloo08
Scottsdale, Arizona
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288 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has become one of our regulars in Alameda (our home away from home). We were here for dinner two nights ago and as always the food and service were excellent. I had a half order of (my staple) snitzel with mushroom sauce, my partner had sauerbraten ( I thought our son had ribs but I don't see that on... More 

Thank booptraveler
Petaluma, California, United States
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This past Sunday we rolled up to Speisekammer for dinner after the movies. We snagged the last parking spot in their lot that accommodates about 10 cars. After checking in at the hostess stand we were ushered to the back room and the back table. There were a couple of large and load groups in this area. We asked her... More 

Thank Richard P
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the "common" tables and benches outside. Lots of great Deutsche drafts. We like the Dunkels which are similar (if not the same) to stouts. Big portions so get an appetizer or two and share a salad and entrée. Lots of fresh flavors

Thank Kasura
San Francisco
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I came here for lunch with a group of friends to pick up a boat in Alameda. We sat at the patio on a warm sunny day, and it reminded me of small beer gardens in German towns and villages. The beer selection was fairly extensive. After finishing my first beer, I asked the waitress if they make a radler;... More 

1 Thank tlinsf

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
German, Bar, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2424 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-2915
    (Park St.)
  • Public Transportation: A.C. Transit, Park & Lincoln
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: (510) 522-1300

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?