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A Cote

5478 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1552
+1 510-655-6469
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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5478 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1552
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice and cozy place inspired by French cuisine, everything was delicious from the beginning to the end. I'm French and I can tell you that it respects French food. I went there with my boyfriend who's American and he loved it too. We had...More

Thank Maii000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Menu had variety in booth entrees and size of portions which made it easy to find a nice selection for us to share over dinner. Service staff where welcoming and attentive and so dinner was a nice even flow of three courses over a 90...More

Thank 4onpark
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We enjoyed sitting in the garden recently on a pleasant fall night. The menu offered many interesting and well-prepared items. We especially enjoyed the tuna crostini appetizer, flat iron steak and rigatoni entrees, and their signature chocolate concoction. A fromage plate was also a nice...More

Thank annalea52
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We sat outside in the back of the restaurant on a warm summer night but it was quite pleasant and indeed the food was excellent. The nicest surprise was the reasonable priced items on the wine list with some of the finer pinot noirs from...More

Thank dlsmissionary
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I must convey that our experience at A Cote was exceptional from top to bottom. The cuisine is unique, the tapas style dishes are delectable and the wine selection is impressive on its own. To be frank, I expected to be impressed by A Cote...More

Thank Jay_Augustin
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Imagine that reading reviews gave you a true taste of a place? No? You will have to try A Côte yourself to decide what you think. The service was attentive ( thank you to our server Xtina ). And, the host stopped by a couple...More

Thank saolsen11
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The restaurant is a bit on the dark side, it was warm and cosy. We had the steak, calamari, risotto and clam and some definitely good wine. The service was quick and efficient. I advise to come between 6pm-7pm for dinner otherwise the place would...More

Thank Audrey B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My fiance and I decided to try this place out. We made a reservation for 6, they open at 5:30. We were able to be seated shortly after arriving at 5:45. The server was attentive and offered us water and time to look over the...More

Thank ChristinaCali
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Nice local spot with tapas style food. Good family style place with a very eclectic wine list. Most wines from Europe and eastern European countries. Very few CA wines. Nice thing about it is if you don't like something you can order another dish. Dishes...More

Thank fffjxc
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A Cote is a successful Berkeley neighborhood restaurant which means that in most communities it would be vying for position as one of the tops in town. The menu is broad and all the food is well prepared. Salads and fish courses the other night...More

Thank cary263
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5478 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1552
  • Public Transportation: Rockridge Bart station 3 blocks north of the restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-655-6469
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