Opening October 2018!

Everything made by hand, from scratch

Spicy Carrot Salad – Mint, Sultana Raisins, Almonds, Lemon

Housemade Pasta

Strozzapreti Bolognese

Beer & Wine on Tap

Desserts!

Organic Soft Serve Straus Ice Cream

East Bay Express

Cal-Italian without Pretense

“More than anything, I appreciated the warm, easy-going service and the way the restaurant felt more approachable and less precious than many of its Cal-Italian counterparts in Oakland or Berkeley — despite the fact that the food was just as good and the sourcing of ingredients just as conscientious. The bottom line: Now I have a reason to go to Kensington.”

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499 NINTH STREET
OAKLAND CA

510.488.6677

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Hours Starting Oct. 4

LUNCH:
11:30a-2:30p Mo – Fr

DINNER:
5:00p-9:00p Su – We
5:00p-10:00p Th – Sa