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Businesses we have identified as potentially/definitely supportive of bike lanes on Telegraph Avenue Oakland

If the business is listed as “supportive” please patronize them and thank them for their support. If the business is listed as “potentially supportive” please patronize them and ask them for their support-and carry your bike helmet inside with you. If you know the manager/owner of a potentially supportive business on or close to Telegraph Avenue whose support can help us get bike lanes approved, please contact Bike East Bay Advocacy Director Dave Campbell. Thanks for your help to build a comfortable bikeway on Telegraph Ave.

Bike-Supportive Telegraph Businesses
Leo’s Nightclub 5447 Telegraph Ave Supportive Temescal’s newest live music venue at the corner of 55th St.  
King Fish 5227 Claremont Supportive Moving some time soon to Telegraph, next to the Oakland Library, which has a Tool Lending Library for bike repaires  
Temescal Produce Market 5121 Telegraph Ave Supportive A great local produce and food market for all your last minute shopping needs. Temescal Produce Market Yelp page \
Juhu Beach Club 5179 Telegraph Ave Supportive Amazing Indian street food served with a style. You can also find Juhu Beach Club at Bites Off Broadway during their season. Juhu Beach Club website.
Bangs & Locks 5095 Telegraph Ave Supportive Laura Pellaton opened Bangs and Locks in April of 2012 and is proud to be an AVEDA concept salon located at the heart of the thriving Temescal district. Bangs & Locks Site  
Walgreens 5095 Telegraph Ave; 3400 Telegraph Ave Supportive Both Walgreens along Telegraph Ave support keeping their customers healthy and happy walking and bicycling the neighborhood. Walgreens Site  
Pete’s Coffee 5095 Telegraph Ave Supportive An East Bay original, and still supportive of shopping locally by bike  
Genova Delicatessen 5095 Telegraph Ave Supportive Bustling spot for cured meats, cheeses, imported Italian groceries, deli fare, sandwiches & more. Genova Delicatessen Site  
Shaver and Cutlery Shop 5095 Telegraph Ave Supportive The name says it all, right in the heart of the Temescal, where lots of people bike and shop. Shaver and Cutlery Shop site  
Doña Tomas 5004 Telegraph Ave Supportive Classy and heart-melting goodness all around with one of Oakland’s best outdoor patios. One particular Bike East Bay staff member’s go to place for birthday dinner. Doña Tomas Site  
Pizzaiolo 5008 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great cafe and pizza restaurant in heart of Temescal District. Charlie Hallowell, owner, is a bicycle champion. Pizzaiolo website. A bike-parking corral on-street has been installed at the request of Pizzaiolo and Doña Tomas.
Mixing Bowl Cafe 4920 Telegraph Ave Supportive A wonderful cafe and lunch spot, with several home made and locally made to go items  
It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies 4920 Telegraph Ave Supportive They have all you need for your gaming addictions and hobbies alike. Yelp page for It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies
Cholita Linda Mexican Restaurant 4923 Telegraph Ave Supportive If you haven’t tried Murat’s new restaurant, you’re missing out on all the happy food there–a must stop! Cholita Linda Facebook Page  
Marc 49 4915 Telegraph Ave Supportive Beautiful and comfortable restaurant wine bar, and a Bike East Bay supporter. Marc 49 Site  
Doukkala Moraccan Restaurant 4905 Telegraph Supportive Inviting new Moroccan Restaurant in the Temescal, with outdoor seating and an owner supportive of bike lanes on Telegraph and who rides herself. Patronize this new addition to the trendy Temescal scene. Doukkala Moraccan Restaurant Site  
Bank of the West 4900 Telegraph Ave Supportive Temescal’s local banker, and supporter of Telegraph bikeways  
Temescal Alley Businesses 4900 Telegraph Ave Supportive Sarita Waite’s realization revitalization of old horse barns into one of Oakland’s best destinations  
  Cro Cafe Coffee Shop Supportive Your morning coffee stop. The CRO Cafe site  
  Standard & Strange and Cedar Cycling Supportive Men’s clothing and cycling accessories. Standard & Strange and Cedar Cycling site  
  Temescal Alley Barber Shop Supportive Oakland’s most popular barber shop. Temescal Alley Barber Shop site  
  Marisa Haskell Supportive Handmade leather pieces that have a beach aesthetic, mixed with a rock n roll modern lux quality. Marisa Haskell site  
  Ali Golden Supportive Inherently versatile women’s apparel, uniquely suited for all occasions. Ali Golden site  
  Homestead Apothecary Supportive Herbs, teas and much more. Homestead Apothecary site  
  Curbside Creamery Supportive Bicycle-powered ice cream, just in time for Summer. Curbside Creamery site  
  Book/Shop Supportive Your neighborhood book store in the Temescal. The Book/Shop yelp page  
U&I Liquors 4875 Telegraph Ave Supportive Your local go to shop for wine, beer and spirits, and thank them for supporting Telegraph bike lanes. U&I Liquors Yelp Page  
The Avenue Bar 4871 Telegraph Ave Supportive Go to place for late night crowd in the Temescal  
Bowl’d Korean BBQ 4869 Telegraph Ave Supportive Newly renovated and upgraded and you’ll quickly notice. Outdoor patio soon to open. Bowl’d Korean BBQ Yelp Page  
Tip Top Bike Shop 4800A Telegraph Ave Supportive (Duh!) Great neighborhood bike shop and Bike East Bay supporter. You save money when you shop at Tip Top with your current Bike East Bay membership. They stock great commuter bikes, road bikes, incredible bike light selection and more. Tip Top Bike Shop website.
New Ho Ho 4871 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great local chinese restaurant in the Temescal. Don’t miss it. New Ho Ho Restuarant Site  
Concept Forty Seven 4727 Telegraph Ave Supportive Temescal’s local cosmetic and beauty supply go to store  
Rise Above 4770 Telegraph Ave Supportive Print shop and art gallery creating cool designs since 2005. Rise Above site  
Lanesplitter Pizza & Pub 4799 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great hang out spot in Temescal for affordable, delicious pizza and refreshing local beers, usually with lots of bikes parked out front. The calzones are our favorite! Lanesplitter Pizza website
Burma Superstar 4721 Telegraph Ave Supportive They have Temescal’s only on-street bike parking corral and we hear their customers love it. They also love the incredibly delicious Burmese food. You will too. Burma Superstar website
TMJoy 4651 Telegraph Ave Supportive A unique women’s clothing store in Oakland. Quality products to check out  
Flying Yoga 4308 Telegraph Ave Supportive A community of playful, athletic, freethinking students her classes had attracted with a fresh, hybrid community — bringing together yogis, dancers, and fitness buffs. Many clients bicycling to this popular studio.  Flying Yoga website.
Arbor Cafe 4210 Telegraph Ave Supportive A bike cafe all around. Eric and Chris are one of our biggest supporters and a winner of the 2012 Bike-Friendly Business Award. They are getting an on-street bike parking corral, to go with their indoor bike parking. Great local beer selection too! Arbor Cafe website
Aunt Mary’s 4307 Telegraph Ave Supportive The spot for Sunday brunch, and everyday actually. Moving across the street soon.Aunt Mary’s Site  
One International Cafe 3932 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great local cafe that appreciates calmer traffic to draw in more business. One International Cafe yelp page  
McGrath Properties 3900 Telegraph Ave Supportive Developer of the MacArthur BART Transit Village. Terry McGrath rides his bike to work down the 40th St supersharrows, right past MacArthur BART. McGrath Properties website.  
Pacific Ring Sports 493 40th Street Supportive While the atmosphere is fun and family oriented, it is a challenging workout, accessible to anyone who has the inner will to work hard. Sounds harder than bicycling  
Eyescream 3816 Telegraph Ave Supportive Jewelry and art gallery. Eyescream site
Beauty’s Bagels 3838 Telegraph Ave Supportive Wood-fired bagels, great coffee and a tangy selection of locally made sauces. Our favorite is the ‘Montreal style sauce.’ Lots of bike parking out front. Beauty’s Bagels website.
Chef Yu 3919 Telegraph Ave Supportive Locally-owned and popular with the neighborhood, Chef Yu also knows that people bike to his restaurant.  
Vee Vee’s Hair Salon 3920 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great local hair salon and our first on Telegraph Ave to sign the petition in support of protected bikeways Vee Vee’s yelp page  
Moler Barber College 3815 Telegraph Ave Supportive Get your hair cut here, and learn how too! Moler Barbger College site   
Phatt Matt’s BBQ 3415 Telegraph Ave Potentially Supportive Good BBQ with delicious cold slaw. Read our Advocacy Director’s blog on “Improved State of the Pulled Pork Sandwich” Our Oakland blog, January 2013. Phatt Matt’s website.
Zahara Deli and Coffee 3201 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great neighborhood deli and coffee spot. Bike by and check it out if you haven’t discovered it yet. Zahara Deli and Coffee Yelp Page  
Oakland Halal Meat & Produce 3101 Telegraph Ave Supportive Abdul the manager has no concerns about making Telegraph Avenue a more people-friendly street for his customers Oakland Halal Yelp Page  
Oasis Market 3045 Telegraph Ave Potentially Supportive Great neighborhood middle eastern ethnic food market and cafeteria, with outdoor seating to watch people on bikes go by. Interested in an on-street bike parking corral as well. Oasis Market on Yelp.
Marwa Market 2956 Telegraph Ave Supportive Temur the owner gets it and is really supportive of improving Telegraph. Marwa Market Yelp Page  
Bee Healthy Honey Shop 2950 Telegraph Ave Supportive Our pop up protected bikeway on Bike to Work Day featured bee pollinating plants in protective planter boxes. Our next demo will involve Bee Healthy much more. All your local honey needs here. Bee Healthy Honey Shop Site  
Metro PCS 2914 Telegraph Ave Supportive More of their customers come by bike since Black Spring Coffee and Bee Health Honey opened–synergy! Metro PCS Site  
Black Spring Coffee Co 2930 Telegraph Ave Supportive New coffee bar in the Hospital District of Telegraph Ave, across 29th St from Commonwealth Cafe & Pub. Unique coffee beans from India, “monsoon-dried.” Warm western sun exposure like all good coffee bars should have, with pleasant outdoor seating. Must stop locale for Telegraph Ave bike commuters. Black Spring Coffee Facebook page
Commonwealth Cafe & Pub 2882 Telegraph Ave Supportive British style cafe & pub with wonderfull local brew selection, comfortable seating, and lots of bike parking. Also a good stop for morning pick me ups. Commonwealth Club Facebook page.
Sami African Imports 2874 Telegraph Ave Supportive Local import store in a richly diverse neighborhood of Telegraph. Sami African Imports Site  
Louisiana Fish & Chips 2817 Telegraph Ave Supportive Louisiana style food, need we say more. Louisiana Fish and Chips site  
Apple Blossom Florist 2807 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great selection of flowers by a family run business new to the KONO neighborhood Apple Blossom Florist Site  
Young’s Wigs 2701 Telegraph Ave Supportive Our first wig store on Telegraph to come on board in support of a better, safer bikeway. Young’s Wigs Yelp Page  
Oakland 420 Evaluations Dispensary 2633 Telegraph Ave Potentially Supportive A popular place to bike to for your medical marihuana needs. 420 Evaluations Site  
Gogi Time BBQ 2600 Telegraph Ave Potentially Supportive Really good Korean BBQ restaurant and a happening food and entertainment scene. Check it out.  
Abyssinia Market 2525 Telegraph Ave Supportive Groceries, meats, produce and Ethiopian products. Abyssinia Market Facebook Page  
Old Brick Yard Bar (will have new name) 2424 Telegraph Supportive Opening soon with a great backyard patio under the redwoods  
Great Western Climbing Gym 520 20th St Supportive Oakland’s climbing gym, right off Telegraph Ave. Many members bike there and the City recently installed an on-street bike parking corral for added capacity. Great Western Climbing Gym webpage
Econo Jam Records 2519 Telegraph Supportive Vinyl is back, on Telegraph. Tom and Tiffany have curated an inspiring set of LPs, cassettes, CDs, zines and books to take you back. Econo Jam Site  
Lost & Found 2040 Telegraph Supportive Tim Martinez is a champion and his just opened indoor/outdoor beer garden catches all the best of Oakland’s sunsets. Ping pong too. Lost & Found Site  
25th St Collective 477 25th St Supportive Hiroko and her collections of amazing artists have started 3rd Thursday art walks and are planning a women and bicycling event. 25th St Collective Site  
Platinum Dirt 481 25th St Supportive Say thanks to Dustin Page for his support of better bicycling on Telegraph Ave at your next visit to First Fridays. Platinum Dirt Site  
Uptown Body & Fender 401 26th St Supportive Wait! An automobile body shop supports bicycling. But how will their customers get towed to the shop? Must be Giovanna Tonzillo, who is happy to take care of your car too. Uptown Body Site  
Classic Cars West 411 26th St Supportive There’s a trend here–the Art Murmur hood gets that complete streets are good for everyone, including drivers. Classic Cars Site  
Warehouse 416 416 26th St Supportive Ron Scirvani and his daughter Angela have always been big supporters of Bike East Bay. Warehouse 416 Site  
Stork Club 2330 Telegraph Ave Supportive Attracts a young crowd to this local music scene. Nice side patio. Stork Club Site  
Cafe Dareye 2504 Telegraph Ave Supportive Delicious Ethiopian food, all you need to know. Cafe Dareye Yelp Page  
Vitacare Pharmacy 2447 Telegraph Ave Supportive “Of course we should make Telegraph Ave safer for walking, bicycling.”  
Burrito Express 2435 Telegraph Ave Supportive Great Mexican food and a super supportive management team. Burrito Express Yelp Page  
Telegraph Quality Market 2429 Telegraph Ave Supportive Your local market with owner, managers and staff all supportive of better bicycling on Telegraph. Telegraph Quality Market yelp page.  
Lucia’s Health and Beauty 2421 Telegraph Ave Supportive Lucia gets that a better Telegraph for people is better for her customers, many of whom walk and bike to her beauty salon. Lucias’s Health and Beauty Site  
Good Hop Bottle Shop 2401 Telegraph Ave Supportive Bottle in the fridge and many brews on tap. Now open. Say hello to Melissa, the supportive owner. Good Hop Bottle Shop site  
New Parkway Theater 474 24th Street Supportive A community-centered cinema and pub located in Oakland’s Uptown district that offers $1 off tickets if you bike. Sit back and relax in our cozy couches while watching our new releases, cult classics, and fabulous special programming. But first enjoy good food & drink at their restaurant. The New Parkway website
Telegraph Beer Garden 2318 Telegraph Ave Supportive One of the best outdoor cafe’s and beer gardens in the East Bay. In fact, maybe the best. The homemade brats are delicious and go well with the local beers on draft. And they just got an on-street bike parking corral. Telegraph Beer Garden webpage
Legionairre Club 2272 Telegraph Ave Supportive The Legionnaire Saloon is a welcoming neighborhood pub with 2 floors of performance space presenting live bands, comedy, burlesque and/or  DJ acts nightly.  Legionaire Club webpage.
Rock Paper Scissors Collective 2278 TelegraphAve Supportive A volunteer-run organization that fosters creativity and collaboration in order to strengthen local communities and encourage sustainable practices and alternative models. They promote the sharing of ideas, skills, and resources through the celebration of art, craft, education, and performance. Rock Paper Scissor Webpage
Interplay 2278 Telegraph Ave Supportive InterPlay is an active, creative way to unlock the wisdom of the body. It’s owner, Phil Porter supports bicycling on Telegraph, and as President of the KONO Business Improvement District, his support is a big boost. Interplay Site  
Kingston 11 2270 Telegraph Ave Supportive Downright delicious Jamaican cuisine and don’t forget to order the sorrel! Kingston 11 Site  
Hub Oakland 2323 Broadway Supportive Happnang new ‘hub’ and part of the ‘hive.’ Lots of supporters bike here. Hub Oakland site  
Oakland YMCA 2350 Broadway Supportive Good contest between Oakland Y and Berkeley Y as to which is more bike-friendly. Oakland YMCA site  
Xolo 1916 Telegraph Ave Supportive Dona Savitsky owns this, Flora/Fauna/Dona Tomas and is one of our champion business supporters. Thank her when you stop in for lunch or dinner. Xolo site  
Flora/Fauna 1900 Telegraph Ave Supportive Perhaps the first upscale restaurant to open in the now happening Uptown. Great food and drink all around and the place to before a show at The Fox Theater. Flora/Fauna site  



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