Quality Inn & Suites
5959 Preston Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
Phone: (925) 606-7171
Fax: (925) 606-7172
Bars & Cafes
Located in a nondescript strip mall, Pine Street Bar is a divey watering hole that is known for its live gigs. Featuring karaoke nights, pool tables, dartboards, a TV and a jukebox, it is never dull at Pine Street. Happy hours and affordable cover charges keeps this place brimming with patrons for a good dosage of fun.
Coco Cabana on Tassajara Road fills up the void of a great Latin American restaurant in Dublin. This elegant and upscale dining spot's menu comprises a plenty of options in small plates, which includes specialties like Citrus Ceviche, Empanada, Cilantro Hummus Platter, Angus Sliders and several others. For those with a larger appetite can opt for big plate delicacies like Brick Oven baked pizzas, pastas, salads and more. And if you think that the food's impressive enough, then wait for the onslaught of cocktails like Latin Manhattan, Mambo Berry Prickly Pear and Raspberri Lust as well as wines and beers. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Oasis Grille is bathed in warm, earthy tones and is considered one of the most exquisite dining venues in central Pleasanton. The kitchen here serves a splendid new-age Mediterranean fare - blending authentic Mediterranean recipes with modern culinary techniques and international flavors. The magnificent dining area is divided into a cozy indoor arrangement as well as a lovely rose garden, out front, which is much sought during balmy evenings and afternoons. Offerings like Garlic Lamb Shank, Beef Mantoo and Oasis Curry Chicken, house specialties here are truly inspired. There are a couple of veggie options for vegetarian patrons as well. Also on offer here are some stellar, exotic cocktails and classic wines - a range of Merlots, Chardonnays, Pinot Noirs, Roses, Champagnes and much more.
Eddie Papa's American Hangout promises to serve a wholesome American fare in food and drinks to you and your family, and delivers it in style. The restaurant's menu features a large variety of regional delicacies, that encompasses the diverse cuisines found across the country. So, be prepared to choose from dishes like South Texas nachos, Beverly Hills BBQ Chicken Chop, New England Clam Chowder soup, Seattle Seafood, Louie Salad, Hawaiian Fish Tacos and many others. A unique concept indeed! Make your visit to this hangout a memorable one by indulging in one of their entrees like Texas Chicken Fried Steak, Alaskan Fish and Chips, and New Orleans Crayfish Jambalaya. Options are also available for those on gluten-free as well as vegetarian diet. Call ahead for reservations and more information.
Enjoy irresistible Mexican fare to your heart's content at The Prickly Pear Cantina. Featuring an extensive menu of fajitas, burritos and tacos, the restaurant has something for all age groups including a separate menu for children. It also challenges individuals to polish off a pre-set meal in 45 minutes and win a free burrito. The tequila is the stuff that fantasies are made of, with attractive happy hour promotions. The cocktails are also potent and dangerous. The Prickly Pear Cantina has won many accolades for its fine food and drinks. Dine here to experience its magic.
One of the most comfortable places to dine in, M & J Bistro is a sheer treasure with its delicious food, jazz nights and excellent wine. The easygoing ambience with helpful wait staff, ready to serve with a smile make for a pleasant exerience. Enjoy choicest delicacies like Portobello Mushroom Burger, M&J Signature Burger, Spicy Pastalaya and Alaskan Halibut. The desserts section has an expansive crepe menu for a sweet end to the evening. Enjoy the many wines on the list with the meal, or savor a cup of M&J Irish Coffee with a shot of whiskey.
Although best known for its hookah lounge, Bijan Restaurant has lots more to offer. The lunch and dinner menus at this eatery are composed of a vast assortment of Persian delicacies, with enough variety for both vegetarians and meat lovers. In addition to authentic Persian preparations like ghormeh sabzi (a concoction of lamb shank, herbs and kidney beans) and soltani kabobs (skewers of filet mignon and ground beef), you can also enjoy Mediterranean-influenced pizzas and pastas.
A popular restaurant striking the correct notes with locals on grounds of delicious food, fine service and heavenly drinks, Esin restaurant has emerged as a neighborhood favorite. It serves contemporary American meals with a determination to impress- and impress it does, as is seen by the number of footfalls that it earns during peak hours. The All Natural Pork Meatballs, Sonoma Duck Leg Confit and Braised Natural Lamb Shank are worth a mention. Ideal for lazy lunches, Esin is a must visit if one is ever in the area. Do not miss out on their desserts, which are a treat for the sugar-deprived.
This cash only hangout is a great place to mingle with the locals. On any given night, the crowd can be primarily bikers and their lady friends or mixed in with some hippies, soccer moms and dads and local college kids. The staff is friendly both in attitude and in pours and the jukebox is always ready to go. On the weekends, expect a live band and a bit more of a crowd.
A hidden gem, due to its blink and miss location, Luna Loca is a good Mexican restaurant to satiate the appetite. Serving tacos, chimichanga and burritos with love, it has managed to earn a loyal patronage among the locals who are addicted to its food. The restaurant provides a cheerful place for diners to relax and have a great time with their loved ones. There are regular parties too, to add to the fun. The prices are affordable, though the many promotions make it even more so. Try the Chicken 63 or the Carne Verde or the tantalizing Chicken Picado which are special favorites.
A wholesome meal is what one expects from Father Nature's Hideaway. However, nothing braces one for the sheer fun and great times that await one here. There are happy hour promotions, live music events and a welcoming staff that together ensure that diners have a truly memorable experience. The food portions are big, giving a good value for money. Specializing in comfort food like pastas, burgers and sandwiches, Father Nature's serves The Prospector and Hye Delight- two really amazing sandwiches that leave one craving for more. The children can enjoy a Kids pasta or nibble on Kids Nuggets while grown-ups casually sip their wine. A swell idea for an evening out, dine here for a spectacular time.
The Mojo Lounge is nice place to unwind with friends over cool beer and good music. From live bands, karaoke and DJs, this place is always buzzing with entertainment. Take a sip of dogfish head, red rocket ale or racer 5 to enjoy the happy hours. And for your hunger pangs, snack on fries, sandwiches and burgers.