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Black Oak Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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320 Orange Dr, Vacaville, CA 95687-3205
(707) 448-1311
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Castro Valley, California
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always stop here for breakfast on our way to Lake Tahoe. They have their own parking lot and if that is full there is street parking nearby. Good selection of your normal breakfast items. Wait staff is prompt and attentive. Just a good local restaurant with decent comfort food at decent prices.

Thank Srprotect
Burnet, United States
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134 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been lucky enough, that right, LUCKY ENOUGH to have dined at both Black Oaks Restaurants. The one in Fairfield and the one that no longer exists in Paso Robles, California. The Better Half and I had breakfast at the Black Oak in Fairfield, California. It was this morning that I sadly found out the Black Oak in Paso... More 

Thank Bryan B
Zionsville, Indiana
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at 845 promptly seated order taken Coffee is really good. It is served with a variety of flavored creamers. My cup was never below half full. Food was served quickly and piping hot. Both hubby and i enjoyed our meals. I had the corned beef hash. It is different than what I am used to but good none the... More 

Thank Andrea H
Sparks, Nevada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast, wonderful service. The Irish Benedict was fantastic, as was the fresh hot coffee. The kids had chocolate chip pancakes, which was really just a few chips sprinkled on top, but the pancakes were huge and fluffy. The orange juice tasted like fresh squeezed but I'm not sure if it was.

Thank DeeAnnR
Cottonwood, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stopped at this establishment a number of times over the last few years whenever traveling to and from the Bay Area. It consistently produces great food served promptly with a smile. The staff is friendly and efficient. It is obvious that the management is superb. We will continue giving them our business.

Thank Carol L
Sonora, California
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347 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you prefer big breakfast I think you'll like this place but if you want quality then I think black bear diner is better. Older people like this place.

Thank William F
Vallejo, California
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I must have driven by the Black Oak nearly 100 times over the years and finally went on my son's insistence. The place reminds me of the roadside coffee houses of years past. The food is OK and the service is good. Nothing fancy, Just good old comfort food at a decent price.

Thank John F
Fairfield, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

My husband and I visited this restaurant for the first time today. The building is dated and so are the decorations, however, it's a quaint little place with exceptional service. Immediately when we walked in we were greeted, seated and brought out beverages. The food arrived about 15 minutes after ordering and was hot (((a plus for me))). PROS: Pancakes... More 

Vacaville, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Always a pleasure to dine for breakfast or lunch where the service is great, food is excellent & varied. A gift shop to drool over & easy freeway access

Thank Kay A
Fremont, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast with family, food was great, reasonable price, serving was good for two people, service was great and staff was very pleasant.

Thank Joselito F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Orange Dr, Vacaville, CA 95687-3205
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vacaville
  • Phone Number: (707) 448-1311

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