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Fifth Wheel

Diner, American, Cafe
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898 San Leandro Blvd, San Leandro, CA 94577-1531
+1 510-635-7538
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06:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Sat 06:00 - 14:30
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San Leandro, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, Not a fancy place though. The staff which are mainly Asian know all their clients and it's a great place for a quick bite, I love the teriyaki chicken with rice.

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Imlay City, Michigan
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

From the looks of the outside of this little gem.. you may want to pass it by.. DON'T DO IT.. Definitely stop and grab a seat.. they are serving up belly filling breakfast.. and the French Toast is darn delish.. the coffee amazing and just in general.. this is our kinda little joint.. great people great food

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Thank kjjb1970
Thousand Oaks, California
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Two beautiful old time pancakes, about seven inch diameter baked brown and fluffy, not too thick, maple of course - a chicken chorizo sausage, very tasty - two over easy - $7.00. Just right. We got there at 11:00, no waiting - crowd waiting when we left. Good luck.

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Thank Murray S
San Leandro, CA
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247 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Huge portions and always a wait to get a table. Do not recommend going with a large group as they just do not have the space to accommodate. Staple breakfast food and HUGE portions.

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1 Thank mariard
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

In our travel in California we tried many tipical american breakfast, and we are sure we can say this was the best, also for the ratio quality/price.

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1 Thank Francesca B
Oakland, California, United States
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485 reviews
347 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This is a nice family run establishment with a simple, no frills menu. It's pretty tiny, so during peak breakfast and lunch hours, it can be difficult to get a seat. If you're just looking for a decent, basic breakfast, this is a good spot.

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Thank Dianah R
Little Silver, New Jersey
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

A small old "hole in the wall" but worth going out of the way for. The many sausages were absolutely delicious as were the hash browns. The owner and waitress were very nice and welcoming.

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Fresno, California
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

I love finding little local hole in the wall restaurants. They usually have great character and owners who love what they do. Fifth Wheel was no exception. We went there for breakfast on a Saturday morning. They are a small place with limited seating but the wait was less than 20 minutes. We ate at the counter, which I really... More 

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Thank Kevin D
Harbor City
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Flew into Oakland Airport in the AM and ready for breakfast. Searched for local restuarants near my destination and found the Fifth Wheel with 4 out of 5 star rating. The diner is beyond rustic, it needs rehab. The service is ok. Coffee arrived quickly… I like that. I ordered sunny side eggs, french toast, no bacon and a side... More 

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Thank Richard C
Silverdale, Washington
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

We had breakfast at Fifth Wheel. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food ample, but nothing really special. My chicken-apple sausage and cheese omelette seemed to have a pool of melted Velveeta in the middle of it. I asked the to add mushrooms to the omelette for extra cost, but they said they were out of mushrooms. The pancakes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Diner, American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:30
Thursday
06:00 - 14:30
Friday
06:00 - 14:30
Saturday
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 898 San Leandro Blvd, San Leandro, CA 94577-1531
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Leandro
  • Phone Number: +1 510-635-7538

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