We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great Brewery

Excellent beer with nice variety, friendly atmosphere, knowledgeable bartenders, food available... read more

Reviewed today
San Leandro, California
Great place to meet and hang out

Good selection of great beers. This is a great place to hang with friends and enjoy a great beer... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Read all 21 reviews
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
“Great Brewery”
6 Nov 2018
“Great place to meet and hang out”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
1933 Davis St, Building 177, San Leandro, CA 94577-1260
+1 510-568-2739
Improve This Listing
Reviews (21)
Filter reviews
21 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 21 reviews
Reviewed today

Excellent beer with nice variety, friendly atmosphere, knowledgeable bartenders, food available. Parking a little challenging.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank akgcd
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Good selection of great beers. This is a great place to hang with friends and enjoy a great beer. Try the Barrel House and First Fridays at Drake's.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Safari710518
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The best place to go when it is time for a beer. We love Drake’s. The atmosphere is always on point and the beer is ice cold.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kwasi B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

There was a little expensive but very good had a big variety and all the beers are very smooth I would recommend people to go there to have cold beer and enjoy a little something to eat .

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank larrycsmith
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I stumbled upon this place as I thought all there was to it is the food truck outside, and the nice lady referred me to the real brewery bar inside. WOW - around 15-20 different types, from the tap and made there. You can taste...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank efrat-exploring
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We were stuck in the area with a few hours to kill and were totally surprised to find here the  "real deal". In an unassuming almost industrial setting you get a cool vibe ,  a vast choice of beer and great bar food. I tasted,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 470davids
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This place is just 10 minutes by taxi from Oakland Int. Airport. Great place for som great beer before you leave the bay area. Generous and helpful staff. i loved it! And the beer!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Annica S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This place was previously a small car dealership location. Outside patio, roll up garage doors, good food & beer.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JFC63
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Drakes Brewery is located in an industrial area behind Wal-Mart's. Make sure you use Google Maps. On Sunday had a nice combo and a great food truck.Great selection of beers-mot just over hopped IPAs like many other places. Probably around 12 brews and 5 special...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great beer, as long as you like good beer. Cool place. The duck fat with pulled pork and sweet hot round chilli's is awesome. But I higly recommend eating it with friends. The other fare is as good as the beer.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank SteveN2217
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
519 reviews
1.95 km away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Oakland Airport
172 reviews
2.23 km away
The Marina Inn on San Francisco Bay
547 reviews
2.28 km away
Oakland Airport Executive Hotel
576 reviews
2.34 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 289 nearby restaurants
Drake's Barrel House
36 reviews
.17 km away
21st Amendment Brewery
9 reviews
.51 km away
Giant Burger
6 reviews
1.13 km away
Fusion Factory
5 reviews
1.12 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 13 nearby attractions
Black Sheep Bike Rental
142 reviews
.89 km away
Marina Park
71 reviews
1.90 km away
Ghirardelli Chocolate
34 reviews
3.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Drake's Brewing Company staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines