Video | Here’s how this community-focused coffee shop, wine bar is helping revive downtown Oakland

Kinfolx is an incredibly popular coffee and wine bar in downtown Oakland. It launched as a pop-up in 2022 with a lease ending September 2024. Despite challenges with crime and a changing business landscape- they don’t ever want to leave.

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — Creighton Davis is a born and raised San Franciscan, who as a kid, always loved spending time across the bridge in Oakland.

“I remember growing up and just walking up to people, dapping, you know just showing that love and showing that openness that is very much emblematic of the Bay,” Davis said.

That sense of community is part of the reason why after many years of living around the country, Davis moved to the Town, but things are different. More…

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