Nido Kitchen & Bar in Oakland, California, is a neighborhood spot for authentic Mexican food. True to its name (nido means nest in Spanish), Nido Kitchen & Bar is a place where everyone is welcome to come experience the cuisine of central Mexico as well as the flavors from its Pacific coast. Committed to quality and freshness, Nido Kitchen & Bar uses food products from local farms, and all meat used is humanely raised and antibiotic and hormone-free. A seasonal menu ensures that every dish on the menu is made with the freshest items available.

Fresh is best at Nido Kitchen & Bar, which is why everything on the menu is made in-house on a daily basis... even the guacamole and the handmade corn tortillas. Guests will enjoy pairing their authentic Mexican meals with meticulously chosen wines, beers, and crafted cocktails. Nido Kitchen & Bar is a great place to enjoy good Mexican food, drinks, and company.

Restaurant Hours

Nido Kitchen & Bar operates 6 days a week. The specific days and hours of operation are as follows.


Tuesday - Friday: 11:00am - 3:00pm


Tuesday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm

Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm


Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm


Sunday night & Monday


Nido Kitchen & Bar does not accept reservations. However, patrons are welcome to call the restaurant at 510-444-6436 fifteen minutes prior to arriving to place themselves on a waitlist for the next available table.

Please note that Nido Kitchen & Bar only seats complete parties. Tables will only be held for 15 minutes.


The menu at Nido Kitchen & Bar features authentic Mexican recipes that are made from scratch daily. The menu is seasonal and changing, using locally sourced vegetables from California as well as quality meat. The following are some of the menu items offered.

· Lunch - Homemade chicken stock, guacamole with salsa, 4505 chicharrones, quesadilla con Colorado con pollo en mole, caldo xochitl, ollita de pobre, torta de puerco pibil, gordita de panzita de puerco, tetela con hongos sylvestres, and more.

· Dinner - Mole Coloradito quesadilla, blue corn tetela, halibut ceviche verde, fried cauliflower floretes, steak tasajo, pork carnitas surtida, mole manchamanteles enmoladas, steamed corn masa tamal verde, pimentón calamari tostada, sweet corn ice cream, coconut flan, dark chocolate mousse, and more.

· Brunch - Pancakes de requeson, carne asada, tacos, gordita de panza de puerco, ollita de pobre, caldo xochitl, totopos con guacamole, ensalada de pepino, huevo con chorizo de coliflor, papadzules con camarones, and more.

· Cocktails/Wine/Beer - Crafted cocktails, mezcal, margaritas, draft and can beers, wine from Spain and California.

Online Ordering/Delivery

Nido Kitchen & Bar offers online ordering for both pickup and delivery. Delivery service is available through Caviar.


Nido Kitchen & Bar offers catering for off-site events. Nido Kitchen & Bar has a full catering menu that provides options to feed 10 to 20 people. The complete catering menu as well as the details on requesting catering services from Nido Kitchen & Bar are available on the restaurant’s website.

Gift Cards

Nido Kitchen & Bar offers gift cards for sale on its website in various denominations from $20 to $200. Gift cards are sent to the recipient electronically.


Nido Kitchen & Bar, 444 Oak Street, Oakland, CA 94607, website, Phone: 510-444-6436

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