A beloved neighborhood cafe and roastery that hosts a coffee club, with a pound of coffee from around the world sent out each month.
This nine-table, twelve-tap family-friendly brewpub offers updated takes on American standards, as well as a full slate of beers, both brewed in-house and elsewhere.
The Junket is a European-style cafe in the El Cerrito Plaza shopping center. The cafe mainly specializes in German and British products. They offer many imported cheeses, meats, and gourmet sandwiches. Aside from tea or espressos, customers can try their fill at German beer on-tap along with imported wines.
Recent renovations at this Albany cocktail bar have rendered the atmosphere reminiscent of a 1960s-era Las Vegas lounge, but five flat-screen TVs and weekly Wii tournaments give it a modern-day boost. Stop by on Thursday through Saturday for karaoke, and come on Wednesdays for free hot dogs.
This winebar cafe at Rialto Cinemas Cerrito features wine and artisan beers along with a menu of small bites, paninis, flat-bread pizzas, and sharable salads.
Located two blocks from the El Cerrito Community Center, Well Grounded is a family-owned cafe that sells coffee and bagel sandwiches, including a gluten-free option.