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Commis

4.7 (541) $$$$ $$$$ Modern, Californian, Fine Dining

Description

Summary: A petite haven for creative local dishes.

Nestled on bustling Piedmont Avenue, Commis stands out as a cozy destination for food enthusiasts seeking an intimate culinary experience. With its open kitchen and counter seating, diners are treated to a front-row view of the magic unfolding as they embark on a journey through at least eight inventive courses. The menu, brimming with seasonal California cuisine, features standout dishes like poached mussels with crisp okra, and a decadent goat cheesecake Bavarian. The atmosphere is charged with the soft hum of conversation and music, complemented by a well-curated selection of wines, beers, and teas. Reservations are essential to secure a spot in this sought-after Oakland treasure, where the familiar flavors of the chef's Thai and Chinese heritage are elegantly intertwined with local ingredients and precise technique.

Awards

Michelin
2 Stars
AAA
4 Diamonds
Google
Superb
James Beard
Best Chefs - Semifinalist 2020
Best Chefs - Semifinalist 2019
Best Chefs - Semifinalist 2016
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La Liste
Score 81.5 / 100 2023
Ranked # 926 in the World 2023
Gayot
Recommended

Location

3859 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

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