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Sparky's Piedmont Ave vs Barney's

bgbc | Feb 10, 201109:00 PM

The new diner on Piedmont Ave, Sparky's -- how does it compare to Barney's?

I should point out that I don't actually like the food at Barney's much at all because the burgers are always underseasoned and often overcooked, the bread is blah, and there's just SO MUCH food in a serving. But my kids love it and the staff is super patient and friendly. Barney's rather dry burgers are no doubt healthier than a juicy diner burger. And I do like those sweet potato fries. So we go there. But I'm definitely interested in finding alternatives nearby. Is Sparky's likely to fit the bill?

Barney's Gourmet Hamburger
4162 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

4151 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611

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