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Top store recommendations from locals

Bakery
“ Pricing: $ Ambience: Super casual Food: Expertly crafted baked goods, beautiful salads, soups and sandwiches. Everything here is sooo yummy. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“They have everything you need and then some. Big supermarket just blocks from the unit”
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Famous for their "Scuffin" (part muffin/part scone). Not crazy about their coffee...”
  • 7 locals recommend
Warehouse Store
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“looking for supplies, change your tires, discount clothing, or buy a lot of cheap beer/liquor? food? toilet paper? ...Costco has it...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Off-Licence
“Close to home, this winery has music on most weekend nights. Check their website for events.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“If you are looking for a special craft beer you can't find anywhere else, bet you find it here! For the beer connoisseur who wants a locals neighborhood atmosphere. All the best beers from all over! You are welcome to bring food in as they do not serve food - unless you catch them during a special occasion! 2 locations, but Novato is the closest.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“We will be serving you your own Cappuccinos. But if you insist on going out this is the closest store.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Pricing: $ Ambiance: Casual Food: Good salads, quiches, soups, sandwiches and baked goodies. I like Creekside when I want something lighter in a relaxing atmosphere. It's also my go-to bakery for birthday or special occasion cakes. Our family favorite is the Princess Cake.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fantastic and delicious gluten-free bakery that everyone would love in downtown Novato.l”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Wholefoods offers everything you need and it's located right at the beginning of our little downtown area. We often eat lunch there and walk to the candy store downtown for ice cream. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bookshop
“Has a great selection of books and comfortable places to sit and browse your selections”
  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
  • 2 locals recommend