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Bakesale Betty

5098 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
+1 510-985-1213
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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5098 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently saw a snippet of Bakesale Betty’s on a Food TV Show. Our son goes to St. Marys college so on a weekend visit we decided to seek out Bakesale Betty’s and give it a try! We arrived on a Saturday morning at 10:45am....More

Thank DF7132011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years! The line is long, but moves quickly (perhaps because the menu is so simple). They are known for their Fried chicken Sandwiches (or Fried Tofu if you’re so inclined). I always get the chicken salad (same as the sandwich, sans...More

Thank Jake C
Reviewed 29 December 2017

My wife and I have a long list of restaurants that we want to try or revisit. Bakesale Betty has been on that “to try” list for several years. Since it is only open at lunch, and not particularly convenient to our home, it took...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I love visiting Bakesale Betty and enjoying her wonderful slaw and fried chicken sandwich. So yummy! Add a package of hot sauce and it will make your heart sing. To finish the meal, we enjoyed the delicious ginger/molasses cookie. And you get to eat outside...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

REALLY good fried chicken sandwich. We got here at 11:30am and there was a line but it moves pretty fast. I would highly recommend it!

Thank itsxjackie
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is one of my guilty pleasures of food. I can only bring myself there a couple of times a year, as you know the richly coated deep fried chicken is oh, so good! The line moves fast and at times the staff comes out...More

Thank electricsheep2019
Reviewed 8 July 2017

People from all over drive to Oakland to buy their famous Fried Chicken Sandwiches. We love this "stand-in-line to order and eat on the ironing board tables outside" shop. They specialize in excellent fried chicken sandwiches. The bread is soft and tasty. The chicken is...More

Thank lenorayoung
Reviewed 23 April 2017

My husband and I always look for local restaurants while we are on holiday. Frankly, I can go to the common Chain Restaurant’s anywhere, anytime. We look for local gems while exploring new towns and we definitely found one in Bakesale Betty in Oakland California....More

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Wow! We spent a week in California and after Steak, Seafood, and unique places, we agreed this was our favorite place of the entire trip. The team working here were incredible! They were friendly, fun, and the locals that stopped in all absolutely loved them...More

Thank Holenone9399
Reviewed 29 March 2017

They only sell Chicken sandwich and cookies . they do a great job making both. They only do lunches here. Go, you won't be disappointed. the line gets a bit long sometimes but they are quick. park in the shopping mall area across the street,...More

Thank Barzin20
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5098 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-985-1213
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