5 Hours in Temescal, Oakland
Choose your own adventure in the small and vibrant neighborhood of Temescal in Oakland, California. In 5 Hours, perfect for a layover at the Oakland airport, you can see quite a bit of this quirky stretch of local shops and tasty eateries. Oakland has so much to offer and Temescal is one of its finest neighborhoods.
Find the 5 hour itinerary and map in the Temescal Field Guide - a petit and printable (free!) guide for your next adventure.
The A+R scouts have eaten at almost every restaurant on Telegraph avenue, we realize you won't be able to put back that much flavor in 5 hours but that doesnt mean you shouldn't try. Here are our top 4, but always remember, "good food and good eating are about risk" - A. Bourdain.
Walk the alleys and side streets and you will find them overflowing with murals and unregulated art. There are too many hidden gems and secret corners to list so we will let you find them yourself.