Berkeley Friends Church 1600 Sacramento St, Berkeley, CA94702 Berkeley Friends Church is a Quaker meeting house that has worship and Sunday school every weekend and offers Bible…More study during the week. This location is home to The Berkeley Food Pantry, which distributes food to Berkeley and Albany residents that have emergency food needs. Cedar Creek Montessori School also uses space here, but the school is not affiliated with the church. For more information on the history of the church, its worship and charity, refer to the website or give the office a call.
Berkeley Bowl 920 Heinz Ave, Berkeley, CA94710 Opened in 2009, this second Berkeley Bowl location is located one block north of Ashby. Berkeley Bowl is an independent…More supermarket specializing in produce. A wider selection of fresh produce at low prices cannot be found anywhere else in the Bay Area. Further offerings include organic and natural foods as well as everyday grocery items.
Amphora Nueva Berkeley Olive Oil Works 2928 Domingo Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 This specialty foods retail shop is a franchise location of an Oakland-based company called Veronica Foods. The business…More is owned and operated by Michael and Veronica Bradley. The store offers a wide selection of olive oil and balsamic vinegar products from around the world. Local favorites include honey ginger white balsamic vinegar and wild mushroom-sage olive oil. The shop is located in Berkeley's Claremont district.
Quiznos 2144 Center St, Berkeley, CA94704 This fast-food restaurant is part of a national chain specializing in toasted sub sandwiches, soups and salads. The…More restaurant is clean with plenty of inside and outside seating. It is located among a row of internationally themed restaurants on Center Street, directly across from the UC Berkeley campus in downtown Berkeley.
China Express 2024 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 China Express is a hole-in-the wall restaurant in downtown Berkeley near the UC Berkeley campus. The restaurant offers…More fast-food Chinese takeout to hungry visitors. From bubble tea to barbecued ribs, to noodles, the menu is quite extensive.
Started initially in 1969 as a project of the Berkeley Friends Church, the Berkeley Food Pantry has been helping…More Berkeley and Albany residents in need of emergency food supplies ever since.</p>
<p>Still located inside the church building, the non-profit organization hands out food to locals three afternoons a week, giving both USDA government issued groceries, as well as fresh, perishable items purchased by the organization or received as donations.</p>
<p>Intended as an emergency source for individuals or families in crisis, the food pantry allows only one visit per month per family, but can refer residents to other sources of aid.</p>
<p>Locals who wish to receive groceries from the Berkeley Food Pantry must bring a photo ID which proves they reside in either Berkeley or Albany. </p>
<p>The pantry is mainly volunteer-operated, and interested volunteers can either visit in person or go to its Web site for more details on getting involved. </p>
Raw Energy Organic Juice Cafe 2050 Addison St, Berkeley, CA94704 Raw Energy Organic Juice Cafe specializes in fresh, organically grown fruit and vegetable juices. The most popular…More selections are carrot juice and strawberry nut milk. Other menu items include light snacks and salads. The business is located in Downtown Berkeley, about two blocks west of the UC Berkeley campus.
Seven Palms Food Center 1801 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This Korean specialty foods market features packaged grocery items as well as crispy cool salads and fresh, homemade…More sandwiches that are especially tasty. Popular favorites are the BLT and the Southwestern-style turkey with corn salsa. Seven Palms Food Center is conveniently located less than a block from the UC Berkeley campus, in the heart of North Berkeley's shopping district.
Berkeley Natural Grocery 1336 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA94706 One of two locations, Berkeley Natural Grocery is an all-organic and natural food store that prides itself on providing…More customers with a wide variety of healthy food options. Berkeley Natural Grocery features an all-natural meat section with grass-fed beef, organic chicken, Niman Ranch pork and FishWise seafood products as well as an all organic produce department.
Berkeley Student Food Collective 2440 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA94704 The Berkeley Student Food Collective operates a cooperative grocery store providing locally sourced and sustainably…More produced foods for affordable prices. Because the Collective makes all decisions democratically, it gives students good experience in business management, while also teaching about nutrition.
North Berkeley Imports 1601 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94709 North Berkeley Imports is a full-service wine importer with a large retail space. Medium to fine wines from…More France, Italy, Chile and other countries around the world are highlighted in this facility. The workers are available to help patrons make selections for dinners to weddings. North Berkeley Imports has an interactive website to help customers navigate the wine selection process.
Little Lotus House 2517 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Little Lotus House is located on Durant Avenue in Berkeley and has been voted the best Chinese food in Berkeley. At…More Little Lotus House you can eat in or get your food to go. Either way you are sure to have a great meal. Stop by and check them out the next time you need a taste of China.
Berkeley Sushi House 2521 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Berkeley Sushi House, located on Durant Avenue, serves up more than 20 sushi rolls at a speedy pace, making it a quick…More pop-in and pop-out for the sushi lover on the go. There's an outdoor area just right for sitting outside and enjoying some spicy tuna in the sun.
Roxie Food Center 2250 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA94704 Roxie Food Center provides central Berkeley residents with quick and convenient mini-mart service. Situated in the…More center of a multiple-block stretch between Telegraph and Shattuck avenues, the convenience store is stocked with snacks, pre-made sandwiches and microwavable items, beverages and liquor.
Berkeley Bowl 920 Heinz Ave, Berkeley, CA94710 Berkeley Bowl is an independent, full-service supermarket. It offers cheese, dairy items, meat, produce, wine, beer,…More seafood as well as Asian foods and floral selections. It also has a cafe and offers catering services.
Thai Basil Cuisine 2519 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Thai Basil Cuisine is located on Durant Avenue in Berkeley. Thai Basil Cuisine holds the honer of being voted best in…More Berkeley. It has all your favorite Thai dishes and accommodate vegans and vegetarians. The menu is large--you're sure to find something to satisfy your Thai craving.
Berkeley Food and Housing Project 1741 Russell St, Berkeley, CA94703 For homeless men, women and children in Berkeley, the Berkeley Food and Housing Project can be a lifesaver. Literally.…More It provides transitional and permanent housing, emergency shelter and free meals to some of society's most vulnerable members. If you'd like to help, please go to its website..
Berkeley Bowl Produce 2020 Oregon St, Berkeley, CA94703 Berkeley Bowl is a grocery store and a Bay Area institution. Open at its original location since 1977, the newer Oregon…More Street location is gigantic and stocks a huge selection of produce, as well as bulk items, ethnic foods, alcohol and other staples. Independently run, the store also houses a café and more gourmet items.
Ethiopia Restaurant 2955 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 The Ethiopia Restaurant, located on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley, offers authentic Ethiopian food at prices that can't…More be beat. The staff is friendly and enthusiastic, always ready to make suggestions if you are new to the world of Ethiopian food. The next time you are in the mood for a taste from the east, head over to the Ethiopia Restaurant.
South Berkeley Community Church 1802 Fairview St, Berkeley, CA94703 South Berkeley Community Church was founded in 1943 and is part of the United Church of Christ. The church is part of…More the Alameda County Food Bank and its hunger program gives away hot meals every Thursday at noon. Sunday service is held at 11am.
Top Dog 2 2503 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This second Top Dog location north of the U.C. Berkeley campus is part of the Hearst Food Court near the corner of…More Hearst and Euclid Avenues. A Berkeley staple since 1966, this tiny restaurant offers a range of links including the standard frankfurter, the Italian Calabrese and bratwurst. While the first Top Dog location sees long lines during the lunch rush, Top Dog 2 is a bit more accessible.
Bagel Street Cafe 2148 Center St, Berkeley, CA94704 This family-owned cafe is a prime spot for hungry college students and workers in the downtown Berkeley area. Display…More cases are filled with a variety of flavors to satisfy any bagel craving. The cafe also serves sandwiches, salads and coffee.
Berkeley Discount Deli 2439 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA94704 Berkeley Discount Deli is a neighborhood corner market that also serves freshly made deli-style sandwiches. It has the…More usual market fare: snacks, sodas, cigarettes and pantry staples. It also has a cold case of dairy items, drinks and ice cream.
La Burrita 1832 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This neighborhood taqueria features traditional Mexican fast-food dishes like burritos, quesadillas, nachos and…More tostadas. The menu also offers quite a few vegan and vegetarian selections. Outside seating is available. La Burrita is located one block from the UC Berkeley campus, in the heart of North Berkeley's shopping district.
King Pin Doughnuts 2521 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 King Pin Doughnuts is located on Durant Avenue in Berkeley. Established in 1939, the King Pin Doughnuts' Berkeley…More location has all your favorite doughnuts including glazed, holes, frosted and more. You can also get a hot cup of joe for those late nights or early mornings. King Pin Doughnuts is open late.
Aki Japanese Restaurant 2505 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Located in the Hearst Food Court near the corner of Hearst and Euclid Avenues, Aki Japanese Restaurant is an inexpensive…More lunch option close to the north campus of UC Berkeley. Inside, Aki is small and cozy, but also offers shared outdoor seating.