Review: Boot and Shoe Service


3308 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 763-2668

The original sign from the former shoe repair service still marks the spot (and lends its name), but what you’ll find in this former shoe shop is far more flavorful than polish and leather. It’s here in this unassuming—and oh-so-popular—joint that pizza guru Charlie Hallowell turns out some of the tastiest pies you’ve ever met, matched by a full bar of local brews and a specially curated selection of small-batch-distillery spirits.

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Take BART to Lake Merritt station.