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Bocanova - CLOSED

55 Webster St, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA 94607-3720
+1 510-444-1233
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“pozole” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Fusion, South American
$$ - $$$
55 Webster St, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA 94607-3720
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Whether you sit outside, at the bar or at a proper table you're going to enjoy it. For Lunch, the set menu is the way to go. Really, everything is good. Dinner-time brings an array of cool cocktails and savory dishes with a fresh Mexican...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great place on Jack London Square, outdoor seating and Great place for food and friendships! The staff are friendly and helpful with any questions.

Thank KathyP2484
Reviewed July 6, 2017

If you've never sat near a marina, never traveled in Mexico or eaten at a good Mexican or Peruvian restaurant, or just don't know much about food in general and have money to waste, then you might love this place! Unlike other reviewers, we found...More

Thank JudgeMendel
Reviewed July 2, 2017

What a great find while walking around Jack London Square!!! We had Polly, our bichon, with us. They were very welcoming to Polly on the outside patio facing the marina. We had 5 small plates between us. Describing the food would do it an injustice....More

Thank LeoW_DavidR
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Everybody seems to be doing small plates in the Bay Area these days. Bocanova too. The food is contemporary mexican with a choice of light (and heavier) tapas. Most of them really delicious. The restaurant is a stone's throw from the marina. Some tables offer...More

Thank FM6565
Reviewed June 23, 2017

It is at the edge of the Jack London sq complex, so it is not crowded (and we got there late). We only ordered several appetizers, as we were not interested in sandwich or burgers. Fried pepper is interesting, not too hot. Short rib meat...More

Thank TMMak
Reviewed June 22, 2017

The ambiance, food and service were good. However, the restrooms were really not what you would expect in a restaurant of this kind (or lower). I pointed this to management but the reply was not apologetic at all.

Thank Graciela A
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Staff seated us quickly and were very attentive to our party of five. This was a beautiful restaurant at the Jack London Square. They have a very good brunch menu. They also have pet friendly outdoor seating. If you visit this restaurant you'll have an...More

Thank Troy W
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were walking around Jack London Square when we decided to try Bocanova for lunch. We picked it because of the view from the outdoor seating and the decor looking inside the restaurant. It turned out to be an excellent choice. Our...More

Thank Carl D
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We started with some cocktails and there was no other word for them other than bad. I'm not sure where the bartender learned to make drinks but hopefully he didn't pay for it. We had a couple appetizers that were good (ceviche and empanadas) but...More

1  Thank allaboutwandering
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Webster St, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA 94607-3720
    (Embarcadero W)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-444-1233
  • E-mail
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