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Arizmendi Bakery

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3265 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2719
510-268-8849
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7:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Oakland, California
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place! I still have to try the pizza here but looks delicious - they make a fresh pizza everyday and that's all you get. What a wonderful concept right? I usually come here to buy bread or something sweet from their bakery. Good stuff!

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Thank Heliana_MK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

A routine stop for family in Emeryville. We did the short walk and were rewarded with a wide variety of baked goods. Time well spent.

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Nebraska
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

The street has good meal options. We were looking for vegetarian stuff. The friend is was with had been to the area and new Trader Joe's and Chipotle are in same area. I said let's try the local place. Boy was I not disappointed. We grabbed drinks from the coolers when you first walk in. We also grabbed a pre-made... More 

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Thank Daniel Allen K
San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Great pizza in the Bay Area. It's a co-op & the staff here put a lot of heart & soul in creating their pizza & everything coming out of the kitchen. Fresh ingredients. Great price.

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Thank Shannon Y
California
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

I am glad I discovered this little gem! The place is always crowded (all day long) and there is always a queue of people waiting for the pizza and soups. I love the pizza here so much that I have yet to try anything else. They have 1 pizza on the menu for a day, and its always a vegetarian... More 

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Thank CAManSon
Oakland, California
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Known for their delicious, thin-crust, tomato sauce-free, always vegetarian pizza, Arizmendi Bakery also has the best, hands-down baked goods this side of the Golden Gate. From currant scones, gingerbread, shortbread, all kinds of rolls, loaves of bread, granola, the best English muffins I've ever had in the US, to fresh salads and soups, this is the place to nosh! Additionally,... More 

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Thank Heather H
Oakland, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Modeled on the worker-owned established developed by a fellow names Arizmendi, this bakery is a kin to the Cheeseboard in Berkeley. Classic breads, with wonderful baked goods -- cheese scones; morning rolls, the works. But it is the pizza that has lines outside the door. Each day different; each day to die for. You can also pick up pre-packaged salads... More 

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Thank m d
Oakland, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is a cooperative bakery that specializes in over-the-top breads, pastries, soups and to-die-for pizza as well as delicious coffee! There is a small area for in store eating. I've been patronizing Arizmendi since it opened. At first to support the cooperative movement but quickly lost sight of my high-faluting standards and degenerated into just enjoying the deliciousness of what... More 

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Thank Charles B
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

In my time here in Oakland, I have gone to Arizmendi's for a pizza at lunchtime. They just do one type of pizza per day but they are fabulous. Yesterday ws a topping made of cheese (obviously) red cabbage, peppers, and other vegetables. Absolutely delicious. They also sell breads and pastries all made right there before your eyes. Their coffee... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

A friend brought us here for a quick slice of pizza - it was delicious! The staff were really friendly too, I had a nice chat with a guy who was baking baguettes. We will be visiting again the next time we are in town

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Pizza, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3265 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94610-2719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: 510-268-8849

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