Daphne WuOakland Writer
Daphne Wu leads Cut Fruit Collective, formerly known as Save Our Chinatowns, an SF Bay Area grassroots organization creating art for AAPI community care. Born and raised in the SF Bay Area, Daphne devotes her time to building community through creative storytelling mediums. She currently calls Oakland, CA home.
How To Spend A Day In Oakland Chinatown: Community Spaces, Restaurants, Shops, & More
How To Spend A Day In Oakland Chinatown: …
Daphne Wu, a co-founder of Cut Fruit Collective, shares some of her favorite landmarks and businesses to support in the neighborhood.
Spices 3 is a great Sichuan spot in Oakland Chinatown. Make sure to get the liang fen.
Huangcheng Noodle House is a great northern Chinese spot in Oakland Chinatown.
Shandong Restaurant in Oakland Chinatown specializes in norther Chinese-style noodles and dumplings.
The best thing at Tian Jin Dumplings in Oakland Chinatown is actually the jian bing.
Vien Huong is the best place to get chow jew ho fun noodle soup in Oakland Chinatown
Shooting Star Cafe is a great all-day spot in Oakland Chinatown.
Tastee Steam Kitchen in Oakland is a great place to come with a group and share a bunch of delicious food.
Gum Kuo is a Chinese barbecue spot in Oakland Chinatown with great congee and all the usual roasted meats.
Imperial Soup in Oakland Chinatown makes tons of different restorative soups and excellent Hong Kong-style steamed milk.
Green Fish Seafood is a great market in Oakland Chinatown.