Au Lounge Oakland: afro-cuban food on Broadway.
Ok, I have to confess I've never eaten at Au Lounge Oakland at 2430 Broadway, and that's because I didn't even know it was there. Now, thanks to what became one of the top photos posted at the social media site Instagram (which looks to be hacked), that's all changed - or about too.
Take a look:
And this YouTube video does not do the Au Lounge justice at all:
No photos of that Afro-Cuban cuisine! Sad. Here's what others posted about Au Lounge on Yelp:
“If you were born and raised in the bay area, and you've never been to this place, are you really from the Bay?” in 3 reviews
“Has a very community feel, fun and upbeat atmosphere, friendly staff and nice accommodations.” in 2 reviews
“And there we were, sweating like pigs on the dance floor as we danced our asses off.” in 2 reviews