SFNICA
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  • Review Count
    3
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  • First Review
    January 20, 2014
  • Last Review
    April 21, 2014
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  • Average Rating
    4.3
 
 
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Bocanova, located in Jack London Square, features Pan-American food in a lively and colorful setting. Available for all your dining needs, we offer intimate tables in our dining room, a number of communal dining tables for larger parties or if you're in the mood to meet new people, and counter seating up by our exhibition kitchen, when you're in the mood for a show.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Bocanova strikes again...
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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/19/2014
 2007
Dined on 4/19/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"...with an Excellent Rating! I have had the pleasure of dining at BN a few times now and each time the experience seems to get better. I highly recommend sharing as many appetizers as possible (they are all excellent) and get one or two other big dishes to share. Do not skip dessert.... the bread pudding is out of the his world! Enjoy!"
Dined on 4/19/2014
 2007
Special Features: good for groups, hot spot, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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<p>Dona Tomas is a special restaurant where you almost feel like you're at a lively villa in Mexico enjoying fresh squeezed lime margaritas in the courtyard patio or dining on the authentic regional Mexican cuisine in the main room or the crimson red bar room.</p> <p>With our seasonally changing menu and our love and respect for Mexican food and culture, we strive to present a culinary experience highlighting our favorite dishes from Mexico. These are often hard to find in American restaurants and it is our goal to update these classics with the bounty of what is available in the Bay Area, serving them in a fun atmosphere where the energy is always exciting.</p> <p>We use organic, local produce when available, sustainably raised beef, pork and chicken, authentic items like hard to find dried chiles, huitlacoche, verdalogas and much more. We pride ourselves on serving unusual and long forgotten dishes that we have tasted and recreated from our many journeys to Mexico.</p>
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Excellent
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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/18/2014
 2007
Dined on 4/18/2014
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We hadn't been to Dona Tomas for a while but having visitors from out of town who wanted "good Mexican food" we thought that DT would be an excellent choice... and it was! As we remembered, the food was excellent as were their cocktails, service was A+ and dining outside was very nice. The only reason why I am not giving 5 stars has do to with the aesthetics of the patio: having the umbrellas in the middle of it make it look a little disarrayed, but otherwise, it's all good! I would go back to DT anytime!"
Dined on 4/18/2014
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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After working at Chez Panisse for over 20 years, Russell Moore opened this warm and rustic restaurant in the Grand Lake area of Oakland. Inspired by traditional home cooking in France, Italy and Spain most of the dishes served at the restaurant are cooked at the restaurant’s prominent fireplace or wood burning oven. A small, decisive, daily changing menu reflects the seasons, the region and the restaurant’s commitment to small farms. Camino offers a specialized cocktail menu using the same carefully sourced ingredients as the kitchen.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Another homerun!
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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 01/19/2014
 2013
Dined on 01/19/2014
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Camino does it again! We cannot be more pleased with all that we get from this amazing restaurant. The brunch menu, albeit concise, it's exquisite and really misses nothing. I highly recommend the poached eggs and starting with the sweet and savory tasting dishes. Amazing!"
Dined on 01/19/2014
 2013
Special Features: fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, notable wine list, romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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