2532 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Phone: (510) 538-9501
Fax: (510) 538-9487
2532 Castro Valley Blvd., Castro Valley, CA, US, 94546
- Phone: (510) 538-9501
- Fax: (510) 538-9487
The classy restaurant and bar Bijou invites you to experience chef Christian Nam-Hee's refined take on the French and Californian cuisines. The decor here matches any upscale restaurant you would come across, accented by unique glittering crystal chandeliers and cozy leather sofas. You can also sit outside on the large patio which can seat up to 30 guests at at time. Book a table here to relish on small plate dishes like Steamed Mussels, spicy Sautéed Shrimp and Beef Tartar, which the chef specializes in. Those with a hearty appetite, can go for the more elaborate Scallops Au Deux Pommes, Grilled Filet Mignon and Grilled Duck Breast. However, may sure you keep space for the dessert specialties like Nougat Glacée, and Creme Brulee. And that's not all, as Bijou also offers variety of classic and creative cocktails churned out by the expert mixologists using seasonal and locally sourced beverages and ingredients. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
With a number of restaurants lined on the B Street, Neumanali stands out from the rest due to its quaint restored Victorian era structure and refined contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant's food is also admired here, with the patrons relishing on the favorites like Pan-seared Scallops and Double Cut Pork Chop with Blue Cheese. The menu also has a lot of options in small plates and appetizers. Complementing the food is its selection of rare and refined wines, which is bound to bring a smile to the face of a wine connoisseur. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
The vibe at Fresh Pizza is casual and dining on pizzas and Filipino dishes here makes you feel at a friends place. As the name suggests, this little eatery specializes in serving pizzas that come in five sizes that could feed a single diner as well as a large group of four. The menu features delectable pizzas like Garlic Chicken Supreme, All Meat Pizzas and Hawaiian Special, with toppings like Sausages, fresh Mushrooms, Jalapeno, and Pepperoni. Not a big fan of pizzas? Then try the sizzling Filipino food options like Tokwa't Baboy, Crispy Pata, Bistek Tagalog and Pansit Sotanghon. And if you love live music, then visit the restaurant on weekends to listen to some local bands in action.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu, their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
This restaurant has a lovely interior that complements the cuisine it serves with earth colors, close-set tables and wooden beams along the high ceiling lend it a decidedly rustic feel. Calamari fritti, rack of lamb, penne with Italian sausage are some of the items that feature on the predominantly Italian-cum-Mediterranean menu. The staff is warm and friendly and there is a full bar, making this the perfect place for both a business lunch or a relaxing meal out with friends and family.
Horatio's is planned in an uncomplicated manner with a view naturally designed to please the eye. With its ocean front setting, this restaurant wins half the battle. The prawns, squids fresh from the ocean bed and tender steaks all hold the power to grasp you in a temporary trance. Facing the Pacific while dicing your steak and sipping Californian wine is a dream several of us yearn to earn. Yet all is not lost, as dreaming about the above is another solution and it'll never cost you any money!
Hegenburger's Hamburger Restaurant is an independent burger joint that pleases every diner with the generous and delicious portions doled out along with crunchy lettuce and fries. The staff are a friendly and efficient bunch who go all out to ensure that you return a second time around for more. The prices are wallet-friendly too so make sure to stop by sometime if you are in Oakland's airport area.
This restaurant serves traditional "soul food" such as fried chicken, shrimp, jambalaya, and seafood. They are open daily for lunch and dinner.
Missing the comforts of homey Indian food? Then head to the Favorite Indian Restaurant on San Ramon Valley Boulevard. This Indian eatery offers specialty thali (Indian meal) options in vegetarian and non-vegetarian food, as well as other delicacies from the a la carte and buffet menu. The menu features spicy delicacies from north India, like the paneer tikka masala, Chicken Tikkas, Butter Chicken and Chilli Chicken. Topped with special dessert varieties like gulab jamun, lassis and mango icecreams, you are in for a great Indian treat at Favorite Indian Restaurant.
You can rely on McNamara's Steak and Chop House for your fill of scrumptious and succulent steaks in Dublin. Located on San Ramon Road, this lauded chop house has a large list of regulars who devour the specialty steaks and chops like Angus Prime Rib Beef Steaks, Twin Filet Bernaise, and Oven Roasted Chicken. If you love seafood, then order from its seafood menu which has the local favorites like Garlic Prawn Scampi, Seared Sea Scallops, and Portabella Mushroom Ravioli. You can end your meal with a selection for its dessert menu that includes the delicious Creme Brulee and Rich Warm Chocolate Brownie. Complement your meal with a bottle of fine Californian wine from its wine list, and you couldn't ask for a better deal. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
For those craving delicious Mexican fare, head to El Paisa in Oakland's Fruitvale neighborhood. This casual family-run restaurant features a wide variety of savory dishes. Be sure to try their tacos, which come topped with grilled onion, jalapeno and cactus. The burritos are an excellent choice as well; be prepared though, as they are quite massive. Wash it all down with a homemade agua fresca!
Be prepared to dine on scrumptious Italian delicacies at this contemporary and casual restaurant in San Ramon. This upscale eatery focuses on serving their fresh signature dishes prepared from locally sourced and seasonal ingredients which includes meats, vegetables, fishes and veals. Among the dishes worth trying are the Seafood Primavera that comes with shrimp, scallops, garden vegetables and their creamy parmesan sauce, and the Chicken Rigatoni. For starters you can try the Meatball Antipasto or the Smoked Salmon. While you can dine inside the cozy setup, the restaurant also offers take away, in case you prefer the comforts of your home. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.