Oakland Chinatown Attractions

Chinatown Attractions

Silver Dragon Restaurant

If you want to taste the Chinese culture then this might be the best place for you to do so. This is because you can get all of your favorite and traditional classic Chinese dishes from this one restaurant. They have fresh crab in black bean sauce that many of the visitors say is the highlight of their visit. They welcome children, and can accommodate their seating. If you enjoy alcohol, they have a full service bar open for business all day. If you want to bring a large party to dine then you then they are welcome to accommodating your party.

If you would like to try the fine dishes in this restaurant, you can do so by visiting them at 835 Webster Street. You can also call ahead of time to find out more information on what they serve, or the services that they offer by giving them a call at 510 893 3748. Their prices are affordable, and they are happy to take in any new customers.

Gondola Rides

Ride around the city in one of the most beautiful rides you have ever taken. This allows you to get the most out of your trip to Chinatown. You can check out the buildings, and many sights and wonders throughout as well. Bring a loved one, and allow them to enjoy all the splendors that this ride has to offer when you share it with someone you love.

Gondola rides are held all day long, every day of the week for your riding and viewing pleasure. The gondola rides are throughout the town, and can be purchased at any time. Enjoy your time riding around the city.

Szechwan Restaurant

This is one of the best Chinese restaurants around town. If you do not want to come in to the restaurant for a taste of China then they will bring it to you. This is one of the best things for relaxing while also wanting to try a bit of Chinese out. They offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner when the time comes to eat something then you can try them out at any time of the day. The onion cake, and spicy beef noodle soup is one of the favorites in this laid back establishment.

You can visit them at 366 8th Street right in the heart of Chinatown. If you prefer delivery of your wonderful dishes then give them a call at 510 832 7878.

Sushi Zone

They have plenty of sushi to go around in multiple types, flavors, and textures that are sure to grab anyone’s taste buds. The inside of the establishment is laid back and well decorated. You do not feel like you’re in a little hole in the wall but a fine establishment where you can be yourself. Not only do they serve sushi, but you can also get Dim Sum, or other traditional Chinese classics. There are a number of reasons to check this restaurant out. You will not be disappointed.

If you would like to find out more on their menu, or have specific questions to ask call them prior to showing up at 510 893 9663. You can also visit them when you stop by their establishment at 388 9th State Street, Suite 268.

Happy Crystals and Stones

If you enjoy the Chinese traditions then you might enjoy this wonderful shop in the heart of Chinatown. You will be able to pick up the crystals and stones of your choice to get the luck, wealth, love, and more that you desire. You will be able to get the help you need when you visit as well. This is because the staff will guide you to what you need when you ask for the help.

If you would like to visit them stop in at 288 11th street, suite F. You can also give them a call to find out if they have an item in stock when you call 510 238 8882. This allows you to get the information you seek quickly before stopping in.

Delicious Food Company

This wonderful little bakery attracts all of the people to their deliciously baked goods. Each of the items is baked and ready to be eaten every day. The ingredients are fresh, and you will never worry about finding something undesirable on their trays. The establishment is over 20 years old and they are still in business serving up the freshest, and most wonderful tasting baked goods out there for your enjoyment.

If you would like to visit them, you can go to 734 Webster Street in the heart of Chinatown. Calling ahead of time for reservations is not needed, but you can call to get a rundown of the menu or services if you desire by calling them at 510 893 2288.

Orient Market

This market has everything that you might need Chinese wise. The prices cannot be beat and the majority of the items ship from China and Hong Kong so you can find some Chinese cultural goodies when you shop with them. All of their ingredients and items that are sold from the sea and beyond are fresh from the area. This allows you to get fresh frog, fish, and seafood of your choosing when you visit. They have toys, clothing, groceries, sauces, and much more for you to choose from if you’re in the market to shop.

You can visit them to get all of the goods you’re looking for when you go to 410 7th street. If you wonder what they have in store for you then they can be reached over the phone at 510 444 1220.

Hong Kee Market

This is another wonderful market that offers a variety of everything to please everyone. Fresh ingredients to cook with, and fresh seafood and frogs to eat. This is something that is beneficial when you would like to cook a nice meal without having to worry about the items being too gross to eat. They specialize in groceries mostly but you might be able to find things for around the house and even beautiful china to eat off of. Hard liquor is also on the shelves when you show up. This allows you to get everything in one stop.

You can give them a visit at 385 8th street. They will be able to help you with all of your grocery needs when you stop in. If you have questions, comments, or concerns about their services then you can give them a call on the phone at 510 444 4244.

Festivals

Street Fest

With over 200 booths of food, games, and shopping, you can be sure to find exactly what you’re looking for when it comes to the event. You can watch live performances from dancers, singers, and even karate. There are unique Asian products throughout the street to enjoy, and you can also pick up some snacks and baked goods as well made by the Chinese community. There are a number of ethnic Chinese restaurants open for you to stop in for a bite to eat during the festival. Make sure to grab the sun block. It is going to be a hot one!

If you would like to join in on the cultural fun throughout Chinatown’s streets then you can do so. The Festival is being held throughout all of Chinatown. It runs the whole weekend at the end of August. Bring the whole family for food, fun, and games. It starts at 10 a.m. each day, and ends at 5:30 p.m. just in time for dinner.

Lunar New Year’s Bazaar

This is one of the most important holidays in the Chinese tradition. You will be able to join in on their culture, and learn something new about how they do things. Wear red for good luck when joining in. You will see a lot of Chinese traditional New Year’s wear when you arrive, and even get to catch the shows and performances on a few different stages throughout Chinatown. Shop in the shops on the streets, and grab a bite to eat from vendors or restaurants in the area. They have over 100 booths, and decorate the entire town for the occasion. This is one celebration you do not want to miss when visiting Chinatown.

You can have a blast when you join in on the festivities of Lunar New Year’s Bazaar in Chinatown. You can join in on the streets of Chinatown. For one night, they celebrate this fun. The festivities start in the morning and last the entire day. Stop by to check it out!

Chinese New Year Bazaar – Oakland