TUE-THUR: 3PM–10PM, FRI-SAT 3PM-12AM 🍸 510-496-4083 🍟 532 8TH STREET OAKLAND, 94607
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A celebration of the return to an intimate and community-based bar and dining experience. Binny’s presents a tailored menu of original and classic cocktails with shareable plates of uncomplicated, veritable bites. From the Art Deco-inspired interiors to the elegant U-shaped bar and cozy banquet seats, Binny’s invites you to have a laugh, enjoy the atmosphere and stay awhile.

Cocktail in a low whisky glass sitting in the sun on a wooden counter featuring in olive and rosemary garnish
Hand plating filet medallions of tuna on a dimly lit bar counter
Green and gold illustrations of beer cans and shot glasses

“…old-school coolness…”

“There’s an old-school coolness to Binny’s, a new, Old Oakland cocktail bar and lounge, featuring classic drinks and steak on a large, square plate (among other drink-worthy bites). Look for the beckoning neon sign.”


Cocktail illustrations in green and gold

“This new bar/lounge was an awesome find.”

“Binny’s has more to offer than its decor, of course. But I must admit that the dim, clubby decor of the Old Oakland bar — which quietly opened in September, and has been humming along ever since —  offers a welcome change from the “Miami Vice” mirror/fern/pastel look that’s dominating Oakland’s restaurant and bar scene.”

The Oaklandside

Green and gold illustrations of plates of food and french fries

“A night at Binny’s is an all around five-star experience!”

“Binny’s is destined to be one of THE places to go in the East Bay. It has an attractive ambiance with a designer’s touch while at the same time proving a relaxing atmosphere. The bar itself is beautiful and the variety of specialty drinks served at it are perfectly crafted and delicious! But what I love the most is the fantastically delicious food that comes out of Binny’s kitchen. A night at Binny’s is an all around five-star experience!”


Hours of Operation

3 PM – 10 PM


3 PM – 12 AM



Are you open?
We are open! Come by from Tuesday–Friday, 4pm–10pm. Our Happy Hour is from Tuesday–Friday, 4pm–6pm.
What is your COVID-19 protocol?
Our staff is vaccinated and wears a mask. We kindly ask that you wear a mask too.
What is the atmosphere like?
We offer our patrons a modern Art Deco atmosphere restaurant that features a U-shaped bar and cozy banquet seating.
What kind of food is it?
We provide an exciting food menu that draws on Peruvian influences, as well as Afro Cuban.
Are pets okay?
Service animals are fine.
What time does the kitchen close?
The kitchen is open every day that we are open (Tuesday–Friday) until 9:30PM.
Do I need a reservation?
Not at this time although we’re happy to save a table for your party if you’d like to call ahead
Can I bring kids?
Kids are welcome, just not at the bar 🙂

Host your event at Binny’s

Let Binny’s Celebrate you

Whether it’s for a Fall or Winter holiday party, we offer an elegant, comfortable space for your private gathering in the heart of Old Oakland. Our team of talented servers and bartenders will take great care of you.


Book your event at Binny’s–come enjoy a cozy, beautiful Art Deco-inspired, intimate space with your friends, family and colleagues. Great food and classic, delicious cocktails with approachable prices.

Cocktail in a low whisky glass sitting in the sun on a wooden counter featuring in olive and rosemary garnish
We can host events up to 50 people and offer a range of food and drink pages to best suit your needs. Submit your information to learn more or email us at events@binnysoakland.com.