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Things to do in Berkeley Marina, Berkeley

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Centre
“Great East Bay shopping and restaurants. Some truly unique stores, including some outlets with great deals. Nice outdoor hang. ”
  • 117 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Beautiful views, hike, run, stroll, sightsee, fly a kite, throw a frisbee, walk the dog. Be grateful to be alive. ”
  • 94 locals recommend
Diner
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“Great breakfast- recommend to go before you’re super hungry because there will be a wait!”
  • 42 locals recommend
Park
“Unforgettable views of the Bay. Best place to fly kites, drones, kite skate, bird watch, picnic! Nice quick outdoor run with ocean fresh air.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Brewery
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“An awesome brewery featuring tons of award-winning beers. This place is always lively (and crowded) over the weekends, but it's worth a visit.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Fantastic Mexican food, to eat-in or take-out. We love the chicken tacos, the tortilla soup, and the ceviche.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Family style Mexican food, large menu, wonderful food and lively atmosphere.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Just 15 minutes away, you can eat and enjoy the bay scenery in Berkeley, CA”
  • 34 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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“Along 4th street in Berkeley starting at Addison and going north are all kinds of restaurants clothing stores furniture and more. Great place to window shop eat and drink. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Park
“gem of a place. gorgeous in-n-out tree-lined shore of Berkeley's hidden lake. good for bird watching, or watching kayakers and skulling, and enjoying the sunset among grass, fresh ocean air, and plethora of trees. wonderful wooden playground for the kiddos.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Solid family friendly bistro with great service. Make reservations, especially on weekends. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“You know Peet's. It's here and it has competition from several good coffee houses in Berkeley. There is one in the 4th Gourmet Ghetto and another on the Shattuck Ave Gourmet Ghetto. Take your pick.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“One of the most famous California craft breweries, Sierra Nevada opened this tasting room that's a great venue to taste their beers and even take a growler to go!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Rustic plates inspired by the chef's childhood in Japan
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“Delicious, inventive Japanese fare. Michael Pollan's favorite restaurant in Berkeley (after Chez Panisse).”
  • 15 locals recommend
Playground
“A super awesome place to bring kids for a rare playground in the US: a playground with tools and paint. Bring clothes you can get messy in. Also this place is right in the Marina with beautiful views of the Bay.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
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“Great coffee -- they roast their own beans on-site! They often host live music over the weekends.”
  • 18 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Diner
“Great breakfast- recommend to go before you’re super hungry because there will be a wait!”
  • 42 locals recommend
Brewery
“An awesome brewery featuring tons of award-winning beers. This place is always lively (and crowded) over the weekends, but it's worth a visit.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Fantastic Mexican food, to eat-in or take-out. We love the chicken tacos, the tortilla soup, and the ceviche.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Family style Mexican food, large menu, wonderful food and lively atmosphere.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Just 15 minutes away, you can eat and enjoy the bay scenery in Berkeley, CA”
  • 34 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“Solid family friendly bistro with great service. Make reservations, especially on weekends. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“One of the most famous California craft breweries, Sierra Nevada opened this tasting room that's a great venue to taste their beers and even take a growler to go!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Rustic plates inspired by the chef's childhood in Japan
“Delicious, inventive Japanese fare. Michael Pollan's favorite restaurant in Berkeley (after Chez Panisse).”
  • 15 locals recommend

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