With a little digging, one can score big-label clothing for a fraction of the original price.
Dr. Wong will give you a thorough eye exam and afterward help you pick the ideal frames for your look and your pocketbook. Styles start at $42 and stop at, well, Moschino.
A bookstore specializing in Asian and Asian-American literature and books on Chinese medicine, martial arts, ethnic studies, and more.
This is the liveliest game shop in the East Bay, with geeky guys and gals packed wall-to-wall late into the night.
Like The Escapist, Fantastic Comics rose out of the ashes of the defunct Comic Relief, and carries a wide range of comics.
Turns out, the Hotel at Shattuck Plaza has not only a rock-solid restaurant, but a bang-up — if slightly mannered — bar space as well. Drinks are well-made and undeniably thought-out — you'll be hard-pressed to find a cocktail here with fewer than five ingredients — but it's a pleasant place for an after-work or post-theater cocktail. Plus, there's live entertainment on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
This place has its role players and Magic shufflers downstairs, plus all the Frisbee golf supplies you’ll need to shoot 9 out by I-80.