the Graduate

6202 Claremont Ave (btw 62nd St & Auburn Ave)
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 655-8847



  • Free popcorn and great student discount drinks. Get the gimlet!
  • Bring cash. They don't take cards.
  • Eat the free popcorn with Sriracha!
  • I've never been drunker anywhere else on earth than some of my nights at the graduate. In the best way.
  • Jameson n pickle juice back!!!
  • PBR on Tap how can you lose.
  • u n p r e s u m t u o u s < 3 r e f r e s h i n g l y u n - c o o l
  • They had Scrimshaw Pilsner by North Coast.
  • Free popcorn. That's it.
  • Cheap beer. Happy meal (whiskey and PBR).
  • best Happy Hour All day everyday!
  • PBR pints are $2.50, $1.50 w/your old student ID you still carry around. Downside: have to awkwardly tip in quarters. They'll order in from Claremont Diner next door if the free popcorn isn't enough.
  • Order from the diner next door and they will deliver. Bartender has ketchup under the counter.
  • Student ID gives you like 50% off. So like why not?
  • PBR with a shot of well for under 5... Hard to complain.
  • Go there around 4PM for happy hour. Whip out your old student ID from college for that student discount. Don't forget to enjoy the endless popcorn.
  • Go with friends, leave with strangers, this place is like CHEERS..
  • student discount with ID

Nearby places

5812 College Ave (at Oak Grove Ave)
6317 College Ave (btw Alcatraz & 63rd)
5612 College Ave (at Ocean View Dr)