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A Birthday Party that Grew for 44 Years

This the story of a birthday party that grew for 44 years!  As a young member of the Oakland Athletic Club playing handball, exercising and meeting local business professionals, I had a locker-mate whose name was Lenny Gross, Esq.  One year, toward the end of the month of May, I saw that he was feeling down and he explained that he had recently lost his loving wife Barbara. He also shared that it was his… Continue reading A Birthday Party that Grew for 44 Years


Open Daily Monday – Sunday 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM Call (925) 934-1300 SOUPS, SALADS & APPETIZERS TRADITIONAL BOSTON or MANHATTAN CLAM CHOWDER  16oz  $11     32oz  $22 SCOTT’S CRISPY DUNGENESS CRABCAKE APPETIZER  $25 CAESAR SALAD Garlic Croutons, Asiago Cheese  $14 HEART OF ROMAINE SALAD Quartered Heart of Romaine, Tomato, Cucumber  $14 PEAR & WALNUT SALAD Baby Greens, Candied Walnuts, Point Reyes Blue Cheese, Balsamic Vinaigrette  $20 SEAFOOD SALAD Bay Shrimp, Dungeness Crab, Scallops, Mixed… Continue reading SCOTT’S TAKE OUT MENU

Ray Chin, Quality And Attention To Detail

My, my…how time flies. It seems like just yesterday that we opened our first restaurant in the East Bay. It was more than 35 years ago and some of those original employees are still with us. Through those years, Ray Chin has been a dining room manager for Scott’s Restaurants in both Jack London Square and Walnut Creek. He and I have had the pleasure of working together on our goal to provide the best dining experience… Continue reading Ray Chin, Quality And Attention To Detail

“The Two Kens” – How They Affected My Life

I received a call some 30 years ago from my good friend Ken Hofmann. “Gallagher,” he said, “I’ve just made a substantial philanthropic donation to my friend Ken Behring’s museum. I want you to go check out how they’re doing special events at the Behring Museums at Blackhawk. I’m concerned.” In 1988, Kenneth Behring and Don Williams founded the Blackhawk Automotive Museum in Danville, California. It was established through a partnership with the University of California at Berkeley to ensure that significant… Continue reading “The Two Kens” – How They Affected My Life