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Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers

#49 of 1,063 Restaurants in Oakland
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4162 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA
+1 510-655-7180
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been eating here for years. Burgers are the thing here but they do offer salads and other items. I like that they have multiple patties- beef, turkey, chicken, salmon and veggie. You get the fries separately. Also, delicious and large milkshakes- though it's hard to compete with Fenton's up the road. But if you want a burger, Barney's is... More 

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San Francisco, California
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159 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Juicy, rare beef, humongous, excellent bun, crisp greens, onion & tomato -- a great burger. Busy Saturday night, had to wait a bit, but effortless. Excellent service. The cucumbers on the salad were particularly crunchy and just right. A generous glass of pino grigio.... all was great.

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Thank JWP8
western NY
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78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Always loved Barney's burgers and shakes! It's now brighter and nicer. However our service was terrible.

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Thank imw
Ventura County, CA
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I love Barney's so I was very glad to be back in the bay area after 3 years and make another visit there. I have tried at least 10 of their burgers and they are all great. To change things up a bit, this time, the 2 of us ordered a burger and a salad and split both. Although I... More 

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Thank VCAngels
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Good place for burger. They were fast nice and courteous. Cute little area of town, Oaklandish, so make sure you have time to walk around to the shoppes.

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Thank Mistyis
Las Vegas, Nevada
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118 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Always a toss up for lunch choosing between Barney's for a great hamburger or Fentons for their delicious dungeness crab sandwich. Just go with your mood at the time, neither will disappoint.

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Thank Jimmy D
Alameda, California
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124 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Had a great old fashioned burger and fires. The burger came with all the usual trimmings and I like to get the steak fries. All done to perfection. The back yard patio is not to be missed. A quiet setting away from all of the noise of Piedmont Ave. The burgers are juicy and are made for an appetite. Come... More 

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Thank mwbudd
Ohio
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The burger was excellent, the service was awful. I am not sure if they were just short staffed that day or what, but I had to remind them to come take my order.

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Thank Allnatural99
Dana Point, California
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Nice neighborhood place, the burgers were great and not too pricey at $11-13. Fries were good and service was nice. Good beers but limited list.

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Thank Mark M
Oakland California
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233 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We four walked in to this mid block eatery at 6:30 PM to find a full house. A single four top table in the back, just inside the door to the closed rear patio was open to us. It was perfect as we are two older couples wanting to catch up and review past and future events. The seating was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4162 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-655-7180

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