Lets you choose from a world’s worth of cheese; it’s picnic central, and the breads are often still warm from the oven.
This North Berkeley pub is popular, particularly among students, for its wide selection of board games like Scrabble and Connect Four, not to mention darts, pool, and the Sunday-night trivia quiz. Order a brew from the thirteen on tap or sample its serious selection of Scotch. Even man’s best friend is welcome. On alternating Wednesdays and Saturdays, this laid-back British-style bar hosts bluegrass, world music, or jazz bands.
Chez Panisse is a legend. There's a reason it sparked culinary revolution and changed the way the Bay Area — and America — eats.
The beloved North Berkeley institution is a children's mecca, offering unique and imaginative toys of all shapes and sizes.
Native Here Nursery is a project of the California Native Plant Society. It's a public facility operated for the East Bay Regional Park District. The goal of Native Here is to propagate stands of native plants throughout the East Bay. Its selection of plants and seeds vary according to what volunteers have brought in. So, if you're looking for a specific plant, it might be a good idea to call before you visit.
The shoe store of Ideas 4 Elements, Shoes on Solano specializes in shoes, socks, and accessories from brands such as Dansko, Gabor, Gentle Souls, Earth, Birkenstock, and Hobo International.
Has pioneered the comfort shoe revolution since 1978, with labels such as Josef Seibel, Stonefly, Wolky, and Pikolinos.
Berkeley Horticultural is a medium-size, family-owned retail nursery that provides a large selection of plants with a friendly and knowledgeable staff. It has departments specifically for California natives, Mediterranean plants, roses, tropical plants, cacti, and bulbs. It also has a smaller selection of Japanese maples and citruses, as well as gardening supplies, fertilizers, and tools. Berkeley Horticultural Nursery also frequently hosts free classes. It will deliver locally but does not do mail-order.
Sells custom-made, premium hardwood furniture for home and office.