East Bay Cities
Index

Click through these links to a selection of some of the best attractions and restaurants in East Bay cities.

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Alameda

Attractions
Pacific Pinball Museum
St. George Spirits
Restaurants
Ole’s Waffle Shop

Albany

Shops
Casa Oaxaca
Restaurants
Aangan
Bua Luang Thai Cuisine 
China Village
Cugini
Delhi Diner
Everest Kitchen
Gordo Taqueria
House of Curries
Little Star Pizza
Sam’s Log Cabin
Sugata Restaurant
Talavera Cocina Mexicana
White Lotus Thai Cuisine
Zaytoon Mediterranean Restaurant & Bar

Antioch

Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve

Berkeley

See “Berkeley’s Best.”

Canyon

Introduction

Concord

Chopan Kabob

Danville

Attractions
Blackhawk Automotive Museum
Blackhawk Plaza
Restaurants
Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site
Esin Restaurant and Bar
Sideboard
That Bar–VIDEO-”Brown-Eyed Girl” on dueling pianos

El Cerrito

Attractions
El Cerrito Hillside Nature Area

El Cerrito Recycling Center
Sunset View Cemetery
Restaurants
Banh Mi Ba Le
New Dumpling

Nong Thon
Sa Wooei

Emeryville

General information and restaurants.

Fremont

antiques shops

Hayward

Bijou Restaurant & Bar
Val’s Burgers

Kensington

Listed under Berkeley.

Lafayette

Attractions
Assistance League Wayside Inn Thrift Shop
Lafayette Hillside Memorial
Restaurants
Amarin Thai Cuisine
Chow
Johnny’s Donuts
Postino
Rising Loafer

Livermore

Attractions     
Livermore’s Wine Country
The Steven Kent Winery
Restaurants
Campo di Bocce
Casa Orozco
Underdog Wine Bar

Moraga

Chef Chao Restaurant

Oakland

Attractions
Chabot Space & Science Center
Jack London Square
Lake Merritt/Lakeside Park
Oakland Aviation Museum
Oakland Museum of California
Oakland Zoo
Restaurants
Bellanico Restaurant & Wine Bar

Belotti Ristorante e Bottega
Bowl’d BBQ
Cat Town Cafe
Daughter Thai Kitchen
Drake’s Dealership
Farley’s East
Fentons Creamery
Golden Lotus
Italian Colors

Orinda

Baan Thai Restaurant
Casa Orinda
Europa Hofbrau Deli & Pub
Gepetto’s Caffe
Siam Orchid
Szechwan Restaurant
The Cooperage
Village Inn Cafe

Pinole

Pear Street Bistro

Pleasanton

Annual Events
Scottish Highland Gathering & Games
Attractions
Berry Patch
Christmas Lights
Ruby Hill Winery
Restaurants
Blue Agave Club
Meadowlark Dairy
Nonni’s Bistro
Sabio on Main

Pt. Richmond

Attractions
Golden State Model Railroad Museum
Restaurants
Up & Under Pub and Grill

Richmond

Attractions
Pacific East Mall
Pt. Molate Beach Park
Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park
Restaurants
Huong Tra
Saigon Seafood Harbor Restaurant
Hotels
East Brother Light Station
VIDEO–foghorn demo

Walnut Creek

Attractions
Heather Farm Park + Gardens at Heather Farm
Lindsay Wildlife Museum+Larkey Park
The Ruth Bancroft Garden
Restaurants
Babalou’s Mediterranean

Babushka Russian Deli and Restaurant
Corners Tavern
Genova Delicatessen
Vic Stewart’s