5478 College Ave., Oakland, CA 94618
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Sun-Tue 5:30-10; Wed-Thu 5:30-11; Fri-Sat 5:30-12

Events & Parties


À Côté hosts special events such as winemaker dinners, cocktail-making classes and cheese seminars. Join our mailing list to be notified of upcoming events.


Join us for a very special German Wine Maker Dinner.

Thursday, May 1st 2014 @ 6:00 p.m.

We will be hosting Claus Burmeister and pairing his wines with Chef Matt Colgan’s specially crafted menu. This will be an intimate setting in our back patio (where Lederhosen and Dirndls are highly encouraged). Amazing food, wine & fun company should not be missed!  Reservations are limited – please call 510.655.6469.

special guest
Claus Burmeister of the estates
Heitlinger in Tiefenthal, Baden
Burg Ravensburg in Sulzfeld, Baden


$120 per person (including wine pairings)

Speck Wrapped Asparagus
with Crescenza
paired with
Riesling, Heitlinger, Baden, Germany 2011
Steelhead Roulade
with Watercress, Radishes, Pancetta & Horseradish
paired with
Pinot Auxerrois, Heitlinger, Baden, Germany 2012
“Pork Fest”
Porchetta, Rillettes, Terrine, Sausages & Chicharron
paired with
Pinot Gris, Heitlinger, Baden, Germany 2008
Pinot Noir, Burg Ravensburg, Baden, Germany 2011
Seared Venison
with Morels & Spaetzle
paired with
Lemberger, Burg Ravensburg, Baden, Germany 2011
Lemberger, Burg Ravensburg, “Dicker Franz”, Baden, Germany 2008



Winemaker dinner

The À Côté ‘Wine Shop’

Can’t find the wines from our list in local wine shops?

Please inquire about purchases of individual bottles or larger orders of your favorite wines, or sign up for our ‘monthly mixed cases,’ all at retail prices. Contact our wine buyer Jeff Berlin in person or at

Private Party Rentals

You can plan your own special event at À Côté. We have a variety of options depending on your needs: the entire large outdoor heated patio, the small private patio room, as well as the entire restaurant.

Private events are available. Please contact us by phone (510/655.6469) or email for availability and rates.