Welcome to Spice Monkey Restaurant & Bar

Attention neighborhood friends and colleagues!

Have you heard? In approximately 8 weeks, we’re opening, “The Howden Market”!

The Howden Market will be on the corner of Webster and 17th Street. In this market, we’ll carry organic produce, dry goods, grains, dairy, local artisan treats plus feature a deli with housemate salads, sandwiches, pastas and more!

Purchase a community discount card good for either 20% off of food from Spice Monkey Restaurant or The Howden Market!

Cards are available in valued denominations of $100, $250 or $500. Click below to purchase!


You’ll receive your card/s by mail within 5-7 business days.

Howden Building home to Spice Monkey Restaurant
At SPICE MONKEY Restaurant and Bar we bring mouth-watering, globally inspired cuisine together with a warm-hearted service staff.  We have a welcoming ambience, creative cocktails and a lively event schedule. Since opening in 2008, our unique, taste tempting flavors and seasonally changing menu (click here) has featured Spice Monkey’s own house-made spice blends, marinades and rubs.

The Spice Monkey’s upstairs Loft presents live comedy, music (click here) and community gatherings throughout the month. The Loft is also a popular venue for a Holiday Party, Wedding Functions and Catering (click here).

 The Spice Monkey is located at 1628 Webster, corner of 17th St at the border of Oakland’s Uptown and Downtown districts in an architecturally delightful former 1930’s art deco tile showroom.

Restaurant Hours:
Mon thru Fri 11:30am – 2:30pm lunch & 5pm – 10pm dinner
Sat 5pm – 10pm, Sun Closed

Call for reservations today!

Contribute to the Spice Monkey Restaurant Community Parklet