Join us for our “Meet the Winemaker” Dinner evening series with three amazing men!

PLāYT “Sideways Southern” Restaurant and Bar will host a fine wine pairing and fine dinning experience. Enjoy a 5 course wine dinner with wines personally selected and a new recently release by Dan Glover, winemaker and owner of L’Objet Wines, Healdsburg, CA.

Executive Chef “Spike” Williams will design a creation of five courses that compliment each wine presented.

Get to know the men, PLāYT owner Michael LeBlanc, L’Objet Wines Winemaker, Dan Glover, and PLāYT Executive Chef “Spike” Williams.   SEATING BEGINS AT 6:30PM. DINNER BEGINS AT 7PM.

Tickets can be pre-purchased at or here and the price includes tax and gratuity.

Welcome to PLāYTSideways Southern Bar & Restaurant!

From the people who brought the nationally acclaimed, award-winning Picán to Uptown Oakland. PLāYT “Sideways Southern” Bar & Restaurant – a fun place to drink and eat! The best in Southern comfort food, cocktails, wine and our Southern hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you!

SINCE JUNE  17, 2017


Food Sensitivities

We proudly offer several creative vegetarian, vegan and gluten-friendly menu items. Our wait staff can readily answer questions you may have regarding food handling and preparation, food sourcing and help you make selections to meet both your dining and dietary preferences.


Nourish Your Soul

PLāYT offers a melding of Southern Foodways — Cajun, Creole, Gullah and other historic traditions — freshest, seasonal ingredients, local sourcing and sustainability, branded meats and specialty ingredients coming together using time-honored culinary techniques, slow-food philosophy and practices. Southern comfort.

ReservationBOOK A TABLE


Mon-Tuesday 4-9pm
Friday-Saturday 4-10:30pm
Sunday - Brunch:11-3pm. Dinner:5-9pm
Happy Hour is Mon-Friday 4-6pm