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Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ (Oakland)
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Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ (Oakland)

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Location and hours

Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday - Thursday
04:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday - Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
$ • Japanese • Asian • Alcohol • Japanese BBQ

459 8th St, Oakland, CA 94607 • More


  • Picked for you

    • Gyu-Bento: Build Your Own Bento!

      The closest you can get to the Gyu-Kaku yakiniku experience without being here. Customize your meal! Select two proteins, two marinades, two sides, and rice portion. Includes Miso Soup, White Rice, and Half Gyu-Kaku Salad.
      $20.95
    • Garlic Noodles with Chicken

      Thick Okinawan ramen noodles stir-fried with chicken, sliced garlic, butter, and soy sauce. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green onions, and sesame seeds.
      $12.00
    • Black Pepper Wings

      Dangerously addictive Nagoya-style chicken wings (Tebasaki)! Five (5) fresh-fried wings tossed in a sweet soy and black pepper sauce.
      $9.95
    • Fried Pork Gyoza Dumplings

      Five (5) Fried Pork Gyoza Dumplings with Ponzu citrus soy dipping sauce.
      $7.45
    • Umakara Beef Bowl | Gluten Free

      Thin-sliced Yakishabu beef marinated in our sweet & spicy Umakara sauce with sliced onions on a bed of white rice and shredded cabbage. Topped with chopped green onions and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $13.00
  • Gyu-Bento: Build Your Own Bento!

    • Gyu-Bento: Build Your Own Bento!

      The closest you can get to the Gyu-Kaku yakiniku experience without being here. Customize your meal! Select two proteins, two marinades, two sides, and rice portion. Includes Miso Soup, White Rice, and Half Gyu-Kaku Salad.
      $20.95
    • Gluten Free Gyu-Bento: Build Your Own Bento!

      A Gluten Free version of our Gyu-Bento. We have narrowed down the choices to gluten free options only to make ordering easy for our diners that would like to enjoy a gluten free meal. Gyu-Bento: The closest you can get to the Gyu-Kaku yakiniku experience without being here. Customize your meal! Select two proteins, two marinades, and rice portion. Includes Miso Soup, White Rice, and Half Gyu-Kaku Salad with dressing on the side. Warning: dressing contains gluten. Please use your own dressing to enjoy a fully gluten free meal.
      $20.95
  • Gyu-Bowls: Gyu-Kaku Rice Bowls

    • Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef Bowl | Gluten Free

      Our signature thin-sliced Sukiyaki-marinated beef stir-fried with white rice, egg yolk, mushrooms, and sliced onions. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green Onions, and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Umakara Beef Bowl | Gluten Free

      Thin-sliced Yakishabu beef marinated in our sweet & spicy Umakara sauce with sliced onions on a bed of white rice and shredded cabbage. Topped with chopped green onions and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Fried Chicken Karaage Bowl

      Japanese Fried Chicken Karaage on a bed of white rice and shredded cabbage. Topped with Japanese Chili Mayo and chopped green onions.
      $13.00
    • Beyond Bibimbap Bowl

      Our beloved Sukiyaki Bibimbap goes BEYOND. 100% plant-based Beyond Beef is marinated in our secret Sukiyaki sauce and stir fried with mushrooms, diced red bell peppers, and sliced white onions. Served over rice. Topped with chopped green onions and sesame seeds. Also contains butter and sesame oil. Tags: Vegetarian, Beyond Beef, Plant-Based Protein, Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Garlic Fried Rice Bowl

      Our Garlic Fried Rice features white rice stir-fried with egg yolk, sliced onions, sliced garlic. Seasoned with a combination of our Shio Soy Sauce, butter, sesame oil, and black pepper. Topped with chopped green onions and fried garlic chips. Tags: Vegetarian
      $10.50
  • Gyu-Noodles: Ramen & Garlic Noodles

    • Gyu-Kaku Spicy Beef Ramen

      Gyu-Kaku original recipe: Japanese BBQ meets Ramen! Rich kalbi beef soup and medium-thick ramen noodles topped with thin-sliced beef, boiled egg, green onions, spinach, daikon radish, and sesame seeds. Ramen noodles and soup are packaged separately to maintain their ultimate deliciousness. Please heat soup in the microwave (if necessary) and pour over noodles.
      $12.00
    • Gyu-Kaku Pork Chashu Shio Ramen

      5 slices of pork chashu atop a beef and shio-based soup with medium-thick ramen noodles. Toppings also include boiled egg, green onion, and sesame seeds. Ramen noodles and soup are packaged separately to maintain their ultimate deliciousness. Please heat soup in the microwave (if necessary) and pour over noodles.
      $12.00
    • Gyu-Kaku Garlic Miso Ramen

      A rich miso, garlic, & beef-based soup with medium-thick ramen noodles. Topped with sliced pork chashu, boiled egg, mushrooms, bell pepper, corn, spinach, green onions, and sesame seeds. Ramen noodles and soup are packaged separately to maintain their ultimate deliciousness. Please heat soup in the microwave (if necessary) and pour over noodles.
      $12.00
    • Garlic Noodles with Chicken

      Thick Okinawan ramen noodles stir-fried with chicken, sliced garlic, butter, and soy sauce. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green onions, and sesame seeds.
      $12.00
    • Garlic Noodles with Crunchy Garlic Shrimp

      Crunchy Garlic Shrimp atop thick Okinawan ramen noodles stir-fried with sliced garlic, butter, and soy sauce. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green onions, and sesame seeds.
      $12.00
  • Gyu-Family Meals: Meals for Groups

    • Gyu-Family Meal for All

      Take a break and let us build your meal. We have put together some of our fan favorites to create a well-balance meal that feeds four. Substitutions respectfully declined. Includes: 1x Gyu-Bento with 8 oz Yaki-shabu Beef in Miso, 1x Gyu-Bento with 8 oz Toro Beef in Sweet Soy Tare, 1x Sukiyaki Beef Fried Rice, 1x Garlic Noodles with Chicken, 1x Black Pepper Wings, 1x Fried Pork Gyoza Dumplings, 1x Gyu-Kaku Salad, 1x Edamame
      $74.00
  • MEGA Menu: Mega-sized Items

    • MEGA Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef | Gluten Free

      A TRIPLE SERVING of our Crowd Favorite: Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef. Serves 3-5 people. Our signature thin-sliced Sukiyaki-marinated beef stir-fried with white rice, egg yolk, mushrooms, and sliced onions. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green Onions, and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $29.00
    • MEGA Garlic Noodles with Chicken

      A TRIPLE SERVING of our Crowd Favorite: Mega Garlic Noodles with Chicken. Serves 3-5 people. Thick Okinawan ramen noodles stir-fried with chicken, sliced garlic, butter, and soy sauce. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green onions, and sesame seeds.
      $29.00
  • Appetizers

    • Japanese Fried Chicken Karaage

      Our secret marinated Japanese Fried Chicken Karaage. Served with Japanese Chili Mayo and a wedge of lemon.
      $7.45
    • Fried Pork Gyoza Dumplings

      Five (5) Fried Pork Gyoza Dumplings with Ponzu citrus soy dipping sauce.
      $7.45
    • Miso Chili Wings

      Five fried chicken wings coated in our sweet & spicy Miso Chili sauce.
      $10.95
    • Black Pepper Wings

      Dangerously addictive Nagoya-style chicken wings (Tebasaki)! Five (5) fresh-fried wings tossed in a sweet soy and black pepper sauce.
      $9.95
    • Fried Cheese Wontons

      Crispy fried wontons filled with cream cheese and green onions. Served with sweet chili sauce.
      $6.95
    • Takoyaki

      Fried Octopus Balls! A streetfood classic straight from Osaka. Six fried octopus fritters drizzled with Takoyaki sauce and Japanese mayo; Topped with crushed bonito flakes and green onions.
      $7.95
  • Salads & Veggies

    • Edamame | Gluten Free

      Steamed Japanese soybeans. Lightly salted. Tags: Gluten Free
      $4.95
    • Gyu-Kaku Salad

      Mixed greens, sliced cucumber, cherry tomatoes, and diced red bell pepper. Topped with a boiled egg (sliced), shredded daikon radish, and shredded cabbage. Served with Gyu-Kaku Dressing on the side.
      $8.95
    • Spicy Addicting Cucumber

      Fresh cucumbers in Crunchy Garlic Chili Oil with a dash of Shio Tare, sesame oil, and sesame seeds.
      $6.45
    • Napa Kimchi

      Spicy, pickled Napa cabbage – the perfect side dish for Yakiniku.
      $6.45
  • Sides

    • Miso Soup | Gluten Free

      A cup of our classic Miso Soup with seaweed, tofu, and chopped green onions. Tags: Gluten Free
      $3.95
    • Half Gyu-Kaku Salad

      Mixed greens, sliced cucumber, cherry tomatoes, and diced red bell pepper. Topped with a boiled egg (sliced), shredded daikon radish, and shredded cabbage. Served with Gyu-Kaku Dressing on the side.
      $4.95
    • White Rice | Gluten Free

      8 oz of White Rice. Tags: Gluten Free
      $3.95
  • Desserts

    • S'more

      A single S'more pre-softened, wrapped-up, and ready to eat! Graham Cracker, Marshmallow, and Chocolate.
      $2.45
  • Drinks

    • Coke Can 12 oz

      $1.95
    • Diet Coke Can 12 oz

      $1.95
    • Sprite Can 12 oz

      $1.95
  • Gluten Free Lineup

    • Gluten Free Gyu-Bento: Build Your Own Bento!

      A Gluten Free version of our Gyu-Bento. We have narrowed down the choices to gluten free options only to make ordering easy for our diners that would like to enjoy a gluten free meal. Gyu-Bento: The closest you can get to the Gyu-Kaku yakiniku experience without being here. Customize your meal! Select two proteins, two marinades, and rice portion. Includes Miso Soup, White Rice, and Half Gyu-Kaku Salad with dressing on the side. Warning: dressing contains gluten. Please use your own dressing to enjoy a fully gluten free meal.
      $20.95
    • Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef Bowl | Gluten Free

      Our signature thin-sliced Sukiyaki-marinated beef stir-fried with white rice, egg yolk, mushrooms, and sliced onions. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green Onions, and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Umakara Beef Bowl | Gluten Free

      Thin-sliced Yakishabu beef marinated in our sweet & spicy Umakara sauce with sliced onions on a bed of white rice and shredded cabbage. Topped with chopped green onions and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Beyond Bibimbap Bowl

      Our beloved Sukiyaki Bibimbap goes BEYOND. 100% plant-based Beyond Beef is marinated in our secret Sukiyaki sauce and stir fried with mushrooms, diced red bell peppers, and sliced white onions. Served over rice. Topped with chopped green onions and sesame seeds. Also contains butter and sesame oil. Tags: Vegetarian, Beyond Beef, Plant-Based Protein, Gluten Free
      $13.00
    • Edamame | Gluten Free

      Steamed Japanese soybeans. Lightly salted. Tags: Gluten Free
      $4.95
    • MEGA Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef | Gluten Free

      A TRIPLE SERVING of our Crowd Favorite: Sukiyaki Fried Rice with Beef. Serves 3-5 people. Our signature thin-sliced Sukiyaki-marinated beef stir-fried with white rice, egg yolk, mushrooms, and sliced onions. Topped with diced red bell peppers, chopped green Onions, and sesame seeds. Tags: Gluten Free
      $29.00
    • Miso Soup | Gluten Free

      A cup of our classic Miso Soup with seaweed, tofu, and chopped green onions. Tags: Gluten Free
      $3.95
    • White Rice | Gluten Free

      8 oz of White Rice. Tags: Gluten Free
      $3.95
  • Alcohol

    Available 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM, 21+

    • Gyu-Kaku Nigori Sake, 375ml, Bottled Sake, (15.00% ABV)

      Cloudy Sake
      $8.50
    • Mio Sparkling Sake, 300ml, Bottled Sake, (5.00% ABV)

      Sparkling Sake
      $15.00
    • Asahi Black, 12oz, Bottled Beer, (5.00% ABV)

      Black Japanese Lager
      $6.50
    • Kirin Ichiban, 12oz, Bottled Beer, (5.00% ABV)

      Traditional Japanese Lager
      $6.00
    • Goose Island IPA, 12oz, Bottled Beer, (4.00% ABV)

      Hoppy IPA
      $6.00
    • Stella Artois, 12oz, Bottled Beer, (4.80% ABV)

      Crisp Belgian Lager
      $6.00
    • Kurosawa Junmai Sake, 300ml, Bottled Sake, (15.00% ABV)

      Full-bodied pure Japanese sake
      $20.00
    • Pinot Grigio, 750ml, Bottled Wine, (12-15% ABV)

      $30.00
    • Pinot Noir, 750ml, Bottled Wine, (12-15% ABV)

      $30.00
    • Cabernet Sauvignon, 750ml, Bottled Wine, (12-15% ABV)

      $30.00
    • Heineken

      $6.00
  • Extra Sauces

    • Sweet Soy Tare (approx 0.8 oz each)

      Soy sauce, pear juice, and ginger are three of the secret ingredient that we can share with you. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Hot & Spicy Sauce (approx 0.8 oz each)

      Our mildly spicy Japanese BBQ dipping sauce. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Ponzu Sauce (approx 1 oz each)

      Our citrus soy sauce-based Japanese BBQ dipping sauce. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Spicy Jalapeno Miso Sauce (approx 0.25 oz each)

      Rich miso sauce brings an umami bass note to a fiery hot jalapeno chili sauce. Only available at Gyu-Kaku! Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Gyu-Kaku Salad Dressing (approx 1 oz each)

      Our famous miso and sesame based salad dressing. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Yuzu Aioli Sauce (approx 1 oz each)

      Our housemixed sauce features Japanese mayo and yuzu citrus sauce. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Chili Mayo (approx 1 oz each)

      Our housemixed sauce features Japanese mayo and chili sauce. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      Customize
    • Soy Sauce (approx 1 oz each)

      Regular soy sauce, Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      $0.00
    • Sweet Chili Sauce (approx 1 oz each)

      A mildly spicy sauce perfect for dipping spring rolls or fried cheese wontons. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      $0.00
    • Japanese Mayo (approx 1 oz each)

      Iconic Japanese mayo. Delicious with fried chicken karaage and takoyaki. Photo is meant for image purposes only and does not necessarily depict the amount of sauce that will be provided.
      $0.00
    • NEW! Sweet Soy Sauce Bottle (12 oz)

      Enjoy our original Sweet Soy Sauce at home! Use it on your delivery/takeout order or bring a Japanese flair to your next backyard BBQ! Soy sauce, pear juice, and ginger are three of the secret ingredient that we can share with you. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Gluten Free
      $7.50
    • NEW! Hot & Spicy Sauce Bottle (12 oz)

      Enjoy our original Hot & Spicy Sauce at home! Use it on your delivery/takeout order or bring a Japanese flair to your next backyard BBQ! Our mildly spicy Japanese BBQ dipping sauce. Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Gluten Free
      $7.50
    • NEW! Sesame Miso Dressing Bottle (12 oz)

      Enjoy our original Sesame Miso Dressing at home! Use it on your delivery/takeout order or bring a Japanese flair to your salad and veggies! Only available at Gyu-Kaku. Gluten Free
      $7.50
    • NEW! 3 Gyu-Kaku Bottle Bundle (12oz ea)

      Select 3 Bottles.
      $20.00