Wireless in the City

Bring your laptop and tap into the growing Wi-Fi network. Find a restaurant, bar, coffee shop or hotel in the East Bay with free wireless Internet access.

Updated: June 10, 2004

Coffee Shops

Starbucks Coffee

700 Atlantic Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Designer coffee, sweet pastries and T-Mobile wireless service make this a comfortable place for telecommuting.


32111 Union Landing Blvd, Union City, CA 94587

Order an espresso at the cafe and hop online using T-Mobile's Wi-Fi service.

Jump'n Java Coffee House

6606 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609

Sip chai tea and read the paper online using the free wireless Internet access at this neighborhood cafe.


Oakland Marriott At City Center

1001 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607

This high-rise hotel in downtown Oakland offers pay wireless access in the lobby and on the second floor.

Marriott Pleasanton

11950 Dublin Canyon Road, Pleasanton, CA 94588

Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi is available in all common areas at this business hotel.

Restaurants and Bars

Cato's Ale House

3891 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

Stay connected without the wires while listening to live jazz at this neighborly Irish bar.

Pacific Coast Brewing Co.

906 Washington St, Oakland, CA 94607

Order up a cool pint of handcrafted ale and check your emails using the bar's free Wi-Fi service.

Rooz Cafe

4252 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

This casual eatery is a prime spot for sandwiches, espresso drinks and free Wi-Fi access.