Oakland Travel Guide

Articles about Oakland

By Brooke Porter Katz
Oakland’s fast-rising food scene just keeps getting hotter—and come November, there will be one more reason to pay attention. That’s when Itani Ramen from chef Kyle Itani opens in the Uptown neighborhood. In his a follow-up to Hopscotch—a retro di...
By Deb Hopewell

From Arizona to Vermont, here are our favorite towns for checking out fall foliage.

By Jenny Adams

Japan’s comfort food has become a certified craze. Here’s where to find the best bowls of noodles for a steaming slurp.

By Casey Hatfield-Chiotti

From Charleston to L.A., these bakeries put a creative, seasonal twist on cupcakes, pies, and cookies.

By Arthur Bovino

Satisfy your craving for Mexican food at these restaurants serving the best tacos, mole, and barbacoa north of the border.

Restaurants in Oakland

The lower level is an old-fashioned soda fountain and candy shop.