Hangover Helpers

Looking for a bloody mary, greasy comfort food or a healthy remedy? Find out where to cure a hangover in the East Bay.

Updated: January 15, 2009

Bloody Marys

Recommended restaurants and bars for the best bloody marys in town.

A Cote

5478 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

A couple of artfully mixed bloody marys at this trendy restaurant could be just what the doctor ordered.

White Horse Inn

6551 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609

California's oldest gay bar is famous for serving some of the best bloody marys in town.

Heinold's First & Last Chance

48 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607

Refresh your spirits with a tart, tomato concoction from this cozy hideout in Jack London Square.

Albatross Pub

1822 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702

Take a seat near the warm fireplace at Berkeley's oldest pub and calm your headache with a tall bloody mary.

Bistro At The Park

3287 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549

For a spicy concoction that will help you regain your form, try the mix at this longtime Lafayette favorite.

Greasy Food

Indulge in some hearty fare and you're bound to feel better.

Venus Restaurant

2327 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704

The overstuffed omelettes, Belgian chocolate-covered pancakes and hearty French toast will calm your aching belly.

Rooz Cafe

4252 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

Since 2001, this popular Oakland spot has been helping locals battle hangovers with inexpensive breakfast sandwiches and gooey egg dishes.

Chef Edwards Bar-B-Que

1915 San Pablo Ave, Oakland, CA 94612

The beef links sandwich, slathered in a mild barbecue sauce, will help settle your stomach after a night of partying.

Rooster's Roadhouse

1700 Clement Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

After a sloppy cheese steak and greasy fries, you may feel like starting the party all over again.

Cactus Taqueria

1881 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707

Cal students have long trumpeted the medicinal properties of the carne asada burrito as a hangover helper.

Healthy Remedies

Want to counteract the toxins? Find the best locales for health food, vitamins and other remedies.

Whole Foods Market

3000 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705

Motor Oil, a thick blended drink of wheat grass, beets, carrots and other garden ingredients, will get your engine running again.

Vitamin Express Inc

1400 Shattuck Ave Ste 4, Berkeley, CA 94709

This Berkeley shop will help you find the right B-Complex vitamins and beta glucans to battle the morning-after pain.