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    Browse the latest news on all things Kissel Uptown Oakland. 

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      Luxury Oakland hotel nears grand opening with style

      San Francisco Business Times

      January 7, 2022

      The hotel will feature more than 7,000 square feet of meeting space for uses from conferences to weddings, and the rooms will feature calves-hair rugs and an interior aesthetic evoking smoke, whiskey, leather and metal.

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      The Hottest New Restaurants in the East Bay

      Eater San Francisco

      July 7, 2022

      Chef Paul Canales is looking to deeply explore southern French cuisine with his new restaurant, Occitania. Located inside the Kissel Uptown Oakland hotel, expect an artfully designed restaurant that plays against Canales’s menu of French standards and not-so-standards. 

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      A New Rooftop Hotel Bar Called High 5ive Slaps Into Oakland

      Eater San Francisco

      January 14, 2022

      A new bar and lounge alights on top of the new Kissel Uptown Oakland hotel later this spring, bringing with it a menu of local craft beer, wine, and signature cocktails from beverage and operations director Gabriel Bryant. ... High 5ive promises an outdoor terrace with sweeping views of Uptown Oakland and the bay beyond. 

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    • Pasadena Now

      Hyatt’s sparkling signpost of a new Oakland combines “right now” styling, with Beaux-Arts architecture and locally commissioned artworks, with a friendly attitude and beautifully designed rooms...

      Eddie Rivera, July 10 2022