the Layover Music Bar & Lounge

Bar, Lounge, Comedy Club
$ $
1517 Franklin St (at 15th St)
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 834-1517
5:00pm - 1:45am
5:00pm - 1:45am
5:00pm - 1:45am
5:00pm - 1:45am
5:00pm - 1:45am
8:00pm - 1:45am


  • There's comedy here every Tuesday at 830pm FREE too no cover.
  • Booze and browse at this bohemian chic watering hole where all the meticulously selected furnishings are for sale.
  • Great Drinks @ a reasonable price, great music, great bartenders.
  • Greyhounds here are made with fresh squeezed grapefruit juice...nice
  • A great place for creative cocktails
  • Get the whiskey buck
  • Don't take shots with the bartenders, they will charge you for them :(
  • Wild turkey 101 whisky buck ;) fresh sqeezed of corse
  • Nice enough space, location, sound system but I'd wish for a better crowd. Been here 2x comedy then DJ w/ cover.
  • Cool bar, DJ is a bit loud (Good for dancing, bad for conversation)
  • Yuck. Awful.
  • Music's good! Excellent mixing selection!
  • Great live music on Wednesday nights!
  • Tip the bartenders well. They remember you!
  • Those were tonight were really great. Really really great.
  • Super low on the radar to have a 2nd or 3rd date of the night and no one will recognize you
  • Busy but worth it
  • Fresh Squeeze grapefruit juice makes one dangerous Salty Dog.
  • It's going down...Gator get down that is...and friends. Great live music
  • Best bar ever! Never doubt. Powers on the rocks and a shorty and many more fabulous drinks

Nearby places

355 19th St
435 13th St (at Broadway)
1727 Telegraph Ave (btwn 17th & 18th St)