Duende Welcome

Duende is a Spanish-inspired, neighborhood restaurant located in Oakland's Uptown district, featuring a modern and casual dining experience, a cutting-edge cocktail program, and an inviting Spanish-based wine program including more than 20 sherries by the glass!

Find a Table

If you don't see your desired reservation available online, please call (510) 893-0174 after 3:30 pm to speak to a reservationist. We do not accept reservations for lunch.

Duende reserves  seats for walk-ins! If you don't see your desired reservation time, come on down and we will find you a seat!

For parties of 7 or more, click here.


Friday   |   11:00am - 3:00pm



Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs   |   5:30pm - 9:30pm

Fri, Sat   |   5:30pm - 10:30pm




Did you know Duende's Bodega is open on Friday for lunch? We serve a casual lunch every Friday featuring paella as the centerpiece from 11:45 am until 2:00 pm. Other offerings change with the seasons, but we are always sure to have a great variety of selections available. We don't take reservations for lunch, so just come on by and check it out!!