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Living in Lakeshore Oakland

Lakeshore is the 30th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 3,641 residents.

Lakeshore has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Grand Lake, Trestle Glen, Cleveland Heights, Crocker Highlands, Ivy Hill, Bella Vista and Adams Point.

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86 Walk Score of Lakeshore, Oakland, CA

Lakeshore is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Heart and Dagger Saloon in Lakeshore, Oakland

Heart and Dagger Saloon

Photo of Grand Lake Theatre in Lakeshore, Oakland

Grand Lake Theatre

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Lakeshore Oakland.

Lakeshore is the 30th most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 86.

Find apartments in Oakland's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Koreatown-Northgate and Temescal.

Lakeshore Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Lakeshore to other Oakland neighborhoods.




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28 Paradise Park 87 61 87 2,594
29 Santa Fe 86 63 99 3,463
30 Lakeshore 86 49 62 3,641
31 McClymonds 86 64 97 2,888
32 Cleveland Heights 85 61 72 7,231

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 73 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lakeshore.

People in Lakeshore can walk to an average of 19 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Colonial Donuts in Lakeshore, Oakland

Colonial Donuts

Photo of CAÑA Cuban Parlor & Cafe in Lakeshore, Oakland

CAÑA Cuban Parlor & Cafe

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thumbnail for Grand Lake TheatreThe Grand Lake Theatre is one of Oakland's longest standing historic monuments. Right on the corner of Grand Avenue and Lake Park, this architectural beauty has been a staple of the Oakland community.

Sean Delizo
on Grand Lake Theatre

49 Transit Score of Lakeshore, Oakland, CA

Lakeshore has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Lakeshore Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Lakeshore has some public transportation and about 7 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Lakeshore on public transit.

62 Bike Score of Lakeshore, Oakland, CA

Lakeshore is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.


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Photo of Grand Bakery in Lakeshore, Oakland

Grand Bakery

Photo of Lake Shore Baptist Church in Lakeshore, Oakland

Lake Shore Baptist Church

Photo of Lake Shore And lake park Ave in Lakeshore, Oakland

Lake Shore And lake park Ave

Photo of Splash Pad Park in Lakeshore, Oakland

Splash Pad Park

Photo of Mandana Plaza in Lakeshore, Oakland

Mandana Plaza

Photo of Kwik Way Drive In in Lakeshore, Oakland

Kwik Way Drive In

thumbnail for Lake Shore Av:Lake Park AvWith wide sidewalks like these, this is definitely a place for walkers.

Rafael Sands
on Lake Shore Av:Lake Park Av

Photo of Yayu Ethiopian Restaurant in Lakeshore, Oakland

Yayu Ethiopian Restaurant

Photo of Lin Jia Asian Kitchen in Lakeshore, Oakland

Lin Jia Asian Kitchen

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Photo of Top Dog in Lakeshore, Oakland

Top Dog

thumbnail for Lakeshore/Mandana parkThis park is one of those great parks only really used by the neighbors of the community. It is often full on Saturdays with people eating food from the Farmer's Market or just enjoying the sun.

Rafael Sands
on Lakeshore/Mandana park

Photo of Lakeshore Cafe in Lakeshore, Oakland

Lakeshore Cafe

Photo of Holy Land Restaurant in Lakeshore, Oakland

Holy Land Restaurant

Photo of Urban Furniture in Lakeshore, Oakland

Urban Furniture

Photo of Cycle Sports in Lakeshore, Oakland

Cycle Sports

thumbnail for Heart and Dagger SaloonFor a cheap drink and some pool or pinball, Heart and Dagger Saloon is my personal dive bar choice in Oakland.

Sean Delizo
on Heart and Dagger Saloon

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