Guidebook for Berkeley

Jeff
Guidebook for Berkeley

Sightseeing

Easiest walk to the shops and restaurants on Solano Ave.
Indian Rock Path
Easiest walk to the shops and restaurants on Solano Ave.
Phenomenal views of the SF Bay. Wonderful at sunset!
73 paikallista suosittelee
Indian Rock Park
950 Indian Rock Ave
73 paikallista suosittelee
Phenomenal views of the SF Bay. Wonderful at sunset!
An amazing Bay Area resource. There are a million trails, fantastic views and tons of things to do in Tilden Park. And it's only 5 minutes up the hill (by car - it's a bit of a walk!)
286 paikallista suosittelee
Tilden Regional Park
2501 Grizzly Peak Boulevard
286 paikallista suosittelee
An amazing Bay Area resource. There are a million trails, fantastic views and tons of things to do in Tilden Park. And it's only 5 minutes up the hill (by car - it's a bit of a walk!)

Everything Else

Closest grocery store. Small, but has most everything you need!
12 paikallista suosittelee
Young's Market
285 Arlington Avenue
12 paikallista suosittelee
Closest grocery store. Small, but has most everything you need!
Tons of restaurants, bars, etc. Great walk. Lots of fun.
31 paikallista suosittelee
Solano Avenue
31 paikallista suosittelee
Tons of restaurants, bars, etc. Great walk. Lots of fun.
Many guests have used this laundromat and told us that it is clean, well maintained and that they felt very safe while doing their laundry. They even offer free wifi!
The Laundromat
1408 Solano Avenue
Many guests have used this laundromat and told us that it is clean, well maintained and that they felt very safe while doing their laundry. They even offer free wifi!
They're close, make pretty good bagels and, if you're walking, you can eat it as you stroll down Solano Ave.
Noah's Bagels
1883 Solano Avenue
They're close, make pretty good bagels and, if you're walking, you can eat it as you stroll down Solano Ave.

Food Scene

Very good Indian food, though moderately expensive. Great to sit and enjoy (for take out try House of Curries).
20 paikallista suosittelee
Ajanta
1888 Solano Avenue
20 paikallista suosittelee
Very good Indian food, though moderately expensive. Great to sit and enjoy (for take out try House of Curries).
The best pizza in the area, particularly if you enjoy thick crust/deep dish. Won't deliver but definitely worth picking up and bringing home if you're not going to eat there.
45 paikallista suosittelee
Zachary's Chicago Pizza
1853 Solano Avenue
45 paikallista suosittelee
The best pizza in the area, particularly if you enjoy thick crust/deep dish. Won't deliver but definitely worth picking up and bringing home if you're not going to eat there.
Pretty good Chinese food. Our local place.
Kirin Restaurant
1767 Solano Avenue
Pretty good Chinese food. Our local place.
This is "Our Thai Place", where we go when we order and take-out Thai food.
Sweet Basil Thai
1736 Solano Avenue
This is "Our Thai Place", where we go when we order and take-out Thai food.
This is a nice little cafe for breakfast. It gets busy on weekends, so go early.
8 paikallista suosittelee
The Sunny Side Up Café
1499 Solano Avenue
8 paikallista suosittelee
This is a nice little cafe for breakfast. It gets busy on weekends, so go early.
This is our "Take-out Indian" place (as opposed to dine-in). The food is good, reliable and ready quickly. If only they delivered!
House of Curries
1497 Solano Avenue
This is our "Take-out Indian" place (as opposed to dine-in). The food is good, reliable and ready quickly. If only they delivered!
In the constant battle for your coffee dollar, Peet's is preferred over Starbucks by many of our guests.
17 paikallista suosittelee
Peet's Coffee
1825 Solano Avenue
17 paikallista suosittelee
In the constant battle for your coffee dollar, Peet's is preferred over Starbucks by many of our guests.
Some people just love that Starbucks is everywhere. This is the one that's closest to us.
6 paikallista suosittelee
Starbucks
1799 Solano Avenue
6 paikallista suosittelee
Some people just love that Starbucks is everywhere. This is the one that's closest to us.
A lot of people love Philz. They do a good job with fairly high-end "drip" coffee. No espresso/latte drinks here!
15 paikallista suosittelee
Philz Coffee
1313 Ninth Street
15 paikallista suosittelee
A lot of people love Philz. They do a good job with fairly high-end "drip" coffee. No espresso/latte drinks here!
Very good, 100% grass-fed burgers. Lots of beer on tap and in bottles. Worth a try if you'd like a good local, sustainable burger! The fries are good, the onion rings great.
9 paikallista suosittelee
Farm Burger Berkeley
1313 Ninth Street
9 paikallista suosittelee
Very good, 100% grass-fed burgers. Lots of beer on tap and in bottles. Worth a try if you'd like a good local, sustainable burger! The fries are good, the onion rings great.