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Charles Blades Barber Spa, the premium men’s barber shop is located in Oakland’s waterfront district of Jack London Square. Inspired by Charles Blades, founder, the new space houses both a barbershop and store. The store aspect gives the ability to buy various products from the extensive line-up of wash, shave and skin products.

Charles Blades is back in Oakland!

Charles Blades our favorite master barber has returned to Oakland. He's back and ready  to offer you the quality service that has made him world famous! Catch him in the shop Wednesday - Saturday! 

Book an appointment with Charles himself online now!


We offer only the highest quality in cuts, trims, spa treatments and more! All of our barbers are trained and have years of experience in providing an exceptional experience! Let the A team at Charles Blades Barber Spa take care of you. We're not only dedicated but talented and have a deep passion for making our clients look their best. Come down to the shop to experience true tradition and leave looking dapper and feeling fresh!

Client Reviews

Check out what our clients are saying about their cuts, shaves and trims! 

Here's what Jav S. had to say:
“So fresh and so clean. This how I describe my haircut and experience. Nasir did me up right, a lot of pressure was placed on him due to him being only the 3rd barber to have cut my hair in 46+ years. I feel strongly that he will continue to…”
umm meh

Charles is absolutely professional and down home at the same time! My haircuts are precise. I tell him what I'm looking for and I get it.

via Google
Ainsley Blattel

I can't say enough good things about Charles Blades Barber Spa! I go see Julie Nichols to get my hair cut, but everyone on the shop is amazing. The staff is super friendly, accommodating, attentive, and skilled at what they do. The …

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via Google
charles b.

Charles Blades Barber Spa is one of the best hidden gem in the bay. The staff are professional , the vibe is very diverse and definitely not trendy. All about community and I love it

via Yelp