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Complete List of the 2015 Best of the East Bay Winners

Our 225 Best of the East Bay winners, including the 2015 NBA champions.



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Culture

Adult Art Classes
Debbie Wardrope
(925) 918-2708, dwardrope.com.

Adult Music Classes
Harps Etc.
1601 N. Main St., Ste. 106, Walnut Creek, (925) 937-4277, harpsetc.com.

Art Gallery
Studio Seven Arts
400 Main St., Pleasanton, (925) 846-4322, studiosevenarts.com.

Book Club
Towne Center Books
555 Main St., Pleasanton, (925) 846-8826, townecenterbooks.com

Concert Venue
Concord Pavilion
theconcordpavilion.com

Dance Troupe
Diablo Ballet
(925) 943-1775, diabloballet.org

East Bay Museum
Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak St., Oakland, (510) 318-8400, museumca.org.

Historical Exhibit
Museum of the San Ramon Valley
205 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 837-3750, museumsrv.org

Indie Art Gallery
Lafayette Art Gallery
3420-A Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-2788, lafayettegallery.net.

Local Author
Michael Chabon
michaelchabon.com

Movie Theater
Orinda Theatre
lamorindatheatres.com

Music Ensemble
WomenSing
(925) 798-4875, womensing.org.

Performing Arts Venue
Lesher Center for the Arts
lesherartscenter.org, lesherjazz.org

Theater Troupe
California Shakespeare Theater
calshakes.org


 

Food

Bakery
Casse-Croûte Bakery
50 S. Livermore Ave., Livermore, (925) 371-7700, c-cbakery.com.

Banh Mi Sandwich
Saigon Bistro
1701-F Willow Pass Rd., Concord, (925) 827-1231.

BBQ Spot
Sauced BBQ and Spirits
2300 First St., Ste. 120, Livermore, (925) 961-1300, saucedbbqandspirits.com.

Breakfast Joint
Alamo Cafe
1 Alamo Sq., Alamo, (925) 743-8371, alamocafe.biz.

Chef
Rodney Worth
Ferrari’s Cucina Italiana, The Little Pear, The Peasant and the Pear, The Peasant’s Courtyard, and The Prickly Pear Cantina, rodneyworth.com.

Chinese Restaurant
Uncle Yu’s and Uncle Yu’s at the Vineyard
999 Oak Hill Rd., Lafayette, (925) 283-1688; 39 S. Livermore Ave., Ste. 125, Livermore, (925) 449-7000; 2005 Crow Canyon Pl., San Ramon, (925) 275-1818, uncleyus.com.

Coffeehouse
Sideboard
90 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 984-2713, itsonthesideboard.com.

Comfort Food
The Brass Door
2154 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon, (925) 837-2501, brassdoor.com.

Decor
The Cooperage
32 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 298-5915, thecooperagelafayette.com.

Dessert
Esin Restaurant and Bar
750 Camino Ramon, Danville, (925) 314-0974, esinrestaurant.com.

Destination for Large Parties
Walnut Creek Yacht Club
1555 Bonanza St., Walnut Creek, (925) 944-3474, wcyc.net.

Farmers Market
Danville Farmers Market
facebook.com/danvillefarmersmarket.

Fine Dining
Esin Restaurant and Bar
750 Camino Ramon, Danville, (925) 314-0974, esinrestaurant.com.

Food Event
Gourmet East Bay
diablomag.com/gourmet-east-bay.

Gluten-Free Destination
Miglet’s Gluten-Free
480 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Ste. A2, Danville, (925) 831-9016, migletsgf.com.

Gourmet Hamburger
The Counter
1699 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 935-3795, thecounterburger.com.

Ice-Cream Shop
Cream
Locations in Berkeley, Livermore, Oakland, and Walnut Creek, creamnation.com.

Indian Restaurant
Swad India
3602 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 962-9575, theswadindia.com.

Italian Restaurant
Gianni’s Italian Bistro
2065 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon, (925) 820-6969, giannissanramon.com.

Ladies Lunch
Bridges Restaurant and Bar
44 Church St., Danville, (925) 820-7200, bridgesdanville.com.

Mexican Restaurant
Don Jose’s
3168 Danville Blvd., Alamo, (925) 743-8997; 3430 Village Dr., Castro Valley, (510) 538-3290, donjosesrestaurant.com.

Middle Eastern Restaurant
Casbah Mediterranean
1770 First St., Livermore, (925) 243-1477; 239-A Main St., Pleasanton, (925) 399-6815, casbahexotic.com.

Neighborhood Joint
Pete’s Brass Rail and
Car Wash 201 Hartz Ave., Danville, (925) 820-8281, petesbrassrail.com.

New Restaurant
Revel Kitchen and Bar
331 Hartz Ave., Danville, (925) 208-1758, revelkitchenandbar.com.

Noodle Bowl/Pho
Kevin’s Noodle House
1833 Willow Pass Rd., Concord, (925) 677-2131; 1402 E. 12th St., Oakland, (510) 533-0549; 2034 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 933-4746, kevinnoodlehouse.com.

Patio
The Peasant’s Courtyard
3195 Danville Blvd., Alamo, (925) 362-0088, rodneyworth.com/peasants-courtyard.

Pizza Place
Zachary’s Chicago Pizza
Locations in Berkeley, Oakland, Pleasant Hill, and San Ramon, zacharys.com.

Salads
Lettuce
1632 Locust St., Walnut Creek, (925) 933-5600, lettucerestaurant.com.

Sandwich Shop
Ike’s Place
21 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 820-9500; 2204 Broadway St., Oakland, (510) 338-6789; 1159 Locust St., Walnut Creek, (925) 944-4755, ilikeikesplace.com.

Seafood
Walnut Creek Yacht Club
1555 Bonanza St., Walnut Creek, (925) 944-3474, wcyc.net.

Server
Sandy Gaibe, The Peasant’s Courtyard in Alamo
3195 Danville Blvd., Alamo, (925) 362-0088, rodneyworth.com/peasants-courtyard.

Small Plates
Va de Vi
1511 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 979-0100, vadevi.com.

Steak House
Forbes Mill Steakhouse
200 Sycamore Valley Rd. W., Danville, (925) 552-0505, forbesmillsteakhouse.com.

Sunday Brunch
Scott’s Seafood
1333 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 943-1300, scottswc.com.

Sushi Bar
Blue Gingko
3496 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Danville, (925) 648-7838; 3762 Fallon Rd., Dublin, (925) 248-2298; 3518 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 962-9020, bluegingkosushi.com.

Take-Out Food
Chow Food Bar
445 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 838-4510; 53 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 962-2469, chowfoodbar.com.

Thai Restaurant
Kacha Thai Bistro
1665 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 988-9877, kachathai.com.

Vegetarian Restaurant
VeggieGrill
1320 Locust St., Walnut Creek, (925) 942-1024, veggiegrill.com.

Vietnamese Restaurant
Le Cheval
1007 Clay St., Oakland, (510) 763-8495; 1375 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 938-2288, lecheval.co.


 

Health

Acupuncturist
Joey Erwin Mazzera of Danville’s Green Apple Acupuncture
185 Front St., Ste. 206, Danville, (925) 855-1645, greenappleacupuncture.com.

Barre Class, Workout Class
The Bar Method
Locations in Berkeley, Oakland, San Ramon, and Walnut Creek, barmethod.com.

Bike Shop
Mike’s Bikes
2161 University Ave., Berkeley, (510) 845-2453; 6754 Bernal Ave., Ste. 710, Pleasanton, (925) 223-8267; 1615 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 954-1490, mikesbikes.com.

Boot Camp
Gumsaba
Locations in Danville, Lafayette, Moraga, and Walnut Creek, (925) 683-5630, gumsaba.com.

Boxing Gym
UFC Gym
1975 Diamond Blvd., Concord, (925) 265-8130, ufcgym.com.

CrossFit Box
Diablo CrossFit
190 Alamo Plaza, Alamo; 685 Stone Rd., Ste. 17, Benicia; 2447 Estand Way, Pleasant Hill; 7051-C Commerce Cir., Pleasanton, (844) 438-3422, diablocrossfit.com.

Equestrian Center
Rawking Horse Ranch
1131 Bear Creek Rd., Briones, rawkinghorseranch.com.

Golf Course
Boundary Oak Golf Course
3800 Valley Vista Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 934-4775, playboundaryoak.com.

Golf Instructor
Dave DeLong, Boundary Oak Golf Course
3800 Valley Vista Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 997-3683, delonggolf.com.

Gym/Sports Club
Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek
2805 Jones Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 938-8700, renaissanceclubsport.com/walnut-creek.

Hiking Trail
Lafayette Reservoir
3849 Mt. Diablo Blvd.,
Lafayette, (925) 284-9669, ebmud.com/recreation/lafayette-reservoir.

Horse-Riding Trail
Mt. Diablo State Park
(925) 837-2525, parks.ca.gov.

Lap Pool
Heather Farm Park Clarke Memorial Swim Center
1750 Heather Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 943-5856, walnut-creek.org/citygov/depts/arts_rec_cs/recreation/aquatics.asp.

Local Race
Forma Gym Turkey Trot
November 26, Walnut Creek, formaturkeytrot.com.

New Fitness Trend, Spin Class
Cycle Scape
1657 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 464-1005, cyclescapefitness.com.

Personal Trainer
Bill Daniels, Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek
2805 Jones Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 938-8700, renaissanceclubsport.com/walnut-creek.

Racquetball/Squash Courts
Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek
2805 Jones Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 938-8700, renaissanceclubsport.com/walnut-creek.

Rock-Climbing Gym
Diablo Rock Gym
1220 Diamond Way, Ste. 140, Concord, (925) 602-1000, touchstoneclimbing.com/diablorock.

Running/Training Group
Forward Motion Sports
432 Hartz Ave., Danville, (925) 820-9966, forwardmotion.com.

Sports Massage
Jessica ASG Massage
3470 Fostoria Way, Danville, (925) 272-4432, jessicaasg.com.

Sports Therapist
Dr. Bradley Hubbard,
Inner-Action Sports Rehab and Chiropractic
1270-A Springbrook Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 938-9303, inner-actionchiro.com.

Tennis Center
Round Hill Country Club
3169 Roundhill Rd., Alamo, (925) 934-8211, rhcountryclub.com.

Track
Acalanes High School
1200 Pleasant Hill Rd., Lafayette, www.acalanes.k12.ca.us/ahs.

Yoga Studio
The Yoga Fusion
2217-N San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon, (925) 549-2550, theyogafusion.com.

Zumba/Dance Workout
Our Studio
2041 East St., Concord, (925) 286-0782, ourstudioconcord.com


 

Fun

Bar Menu
The Last Word
2470 First St., Livermore, (925) 493-7293, drinkeatgather.com.

Bartender
Greg Palomo, Walnut Creek Yacht Club
1555 Bonanza St., Walnut Creek, (925) 944-3474, wcyc.net.

Beer Bar
Øl Beercafe and Bottle Shop
1541 Giammona Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 210-1147, beer-shop.org.

Bocce Court
Campo di Bocce
175 E. Vineyard Ave., Livermore, (925) 249-9800, campodibocce.com.

Cards/Casino
California Grand Casino
5988 Pacheco Blvd., Pacheco, (925) 685-8397, californiagrandcasino.com.

Comedy Club
Tommy T’s Comedy Club
5104 Hopyard Rd., Pleasanton, (925) 227-1800, tommyts.com/pleasanton.

Dance Classes
The Ballet School
1357 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 934-2133, theballetschool.org.

Date Night Spot, Singles Scene, Wine Bar
Residual Sugar
1684 Locust St., Walnut Creek, (925) 891-4465, residualsugarwine.com.

East Bay Brewery
Altamont Beer Works
2402 Research Dr., Livermore, (925) 443-2337, altamontbeerworks.com.

East Bay Winery, Wine-Tasting Room
Wente Vineyards’ Winemakers Studio
5565 Tesla Rd., Livermore, (925) 456-2385, wentewinemakers.com.

Happy Hour
Bridges Restaurant and Bar
44 Church St., Danville, (925) 820-7200, bridgesdanville.com.

Karaoke
The Greenery Restaurant at Diablo Hills Golf Course
1551 Marchbanks Rd., Walnut Creek, (925) 937-1270, diablohillsgolfcourse.com/greenery-restaurant.html.

Live Music Club
Dan’s Irish Sports Bar
1524 Civic Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 932-1331, dansbar.com.

Locals' Bar
The Round Up Saloon
3553 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-4817.

Piano Bar
McGah’s Pub and Pianos
148 E. Prospect Ave., Danville, (925) 743-8466, mcgahs.com.

Place to Go Dancing
Dan’s Irish Sports Bar
1524 Civic Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 932-1331, dansbar.com.

Sports Bar
Fieldhouse Sports Grill
3483 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Danville, (925) 886-1812, fieldhousesportsgrill.com

Street Festival
Lafayette Art and Wine Festival
September 19–20, 2015, lafayettefestival.com.

Trivia Night
Sauced BBQ and Spirits
2300 First St., Ste. 120, Livermore, (925) 961-1300, saucedbbqandspirits.com.


 

Beauty

Alterations
Made to Fit
712 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Danville, (925) 362-8277.

Blow-Out
Blow Dry Bar
1639 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 939-1639, bdbstudio.com.

Clothing Boutique
J. Colleen Boutique
261 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 258-0300, jcolleen.com.

Consignment Shop
Labels Luxury Consignment
2629-A Ashby Ave., Berkeley, (510) 356-4144; 1367 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 952-4566, labelsluxury.com.

Day Spa
Changes Salon and Day Spa
1475 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 947-1814, changessalon.com.

Hair Colorist, Hair Stylist
Caroline Wiseman of Caroline’s Salon
33 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 284-1474, carolinessalon.net.

Jewelry/Watch Repair
Danville Clock and Watch Shop
93 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 820-4120.

Makeup Artist
Tessa Heuer of Citrus Salon
631 Main St., Martinez, (925) 228-2010, citrus-salon.com.

Manicurist
Angela Hernandez at Changes Salon and Day Spa
1475 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 947-1814, changessalon.com.

Men’s Casual Clothing Store
Venture Quality Goods
3571 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 385-0259, venturegoods.com.

Men’s Haircut/Barbershop
Katharina Hair Styles for Men
306 Rose Ave., Danville, (925) 451-2499.

Nail Salon
Lavande Nail Spa
3589 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 299-8877, lavandenailspa.com.

Pampering Massage
Lavande Nail Spa
3589 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 299-8877, lavandenailspa.com.

Place for a Facial
Lavande Nail Spa
3589 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 299-8877, lavandenailspa.com.

Place for Antiaging Treatments
SkinSpirit
1647 N. California Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 952-9200, skinspirit.com.

Place for a Shave
18|8 Fine Men’s Salons
45 Fiesta Ln., Lafayette, (925) 297-5127, eighteeneight.com/lafayette-ca.

Place for a Spray Tan
Apres Soleil
(925) 451-0645, apressoleiltans.com.  

Place for Faux Lashes
Lashify
1043 Stuart St., Ste. 140, Lafayette, (650) 731-5274, lashifystudio.com.

Place for Waxing
Lavande Nail Spa
3589 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 299-8877, lavandenailspa.com.   

Place to Get Your Eyebrows Done
Changes Salon and Day Spa
1475 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 947-1814, changessalon.com.

Shellac Manicure/Pedicure
Changes Salon and Day Spa
1475 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 947-1814, changessalon.com.

Shoe Repair
Nick’s Boot and Shoe Repair
3104-E Crow Canyon Pl., San Ramon, (925) 866-0774.

Shoe Store
Tootsies
1350-A Park St., Alameda, (510) 545-4422; 175 E. Prospect Ave., Ste. 100, Danville, (925) 552-6638; 5525 College Ave., Oakland, (510) 595-7272, tootsiesboutique.com.

Stylist/Personal Shopper
C2 Style
(925) 202-9332, c2style.com.

Vintage Clothing Store
Vintage Boutique
124 E. Prospect Ave., Danville, (925) 208-1644.

Women's Hair Salon
Tribez
4062 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Danville, (925) 362-8600, Ext. 2; 111-G Town and Country Dr., Danville, (925) 362-8600, Ext. 1; 291 S. Livermore Ave., Livermore, (925) 493-7643, tribezsalon.com.


 

Travel

California Park
Yosemite National Park
(209) 372-0200, nps.gov/yose.

Desert Escape
Palm Springs
(800) 347-7746, visitpalmsprings.com.

Destination/Place to Unplug
Carmel-by-the-Sea
(831) 624-2522, carmelcalifornia.com

Destination for the Fourth of July
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort
111 Country Club Dr., Incline Village, (775) 832-1234, laketahoe.hyatt.com.

Family Resort
Disneyland
1313 Disneyland Dr., Anaheim, (714) 781-4565, disneyland.disney.go.com.

Golf Course Resort
Pebble Beach Resorts
17 Mile Dr., Pebble Beach, (800) 877-0597, pebblebeach.com.

Hawaiian Island Resort
Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea
3900 Wailea Alanui Dr., Maui, Hawaii, (808) 874-8000, fourseasons.com/maui.

NorCal Bed and Breakfast
Churchill Manor
485 Brown St., Napa, (707) 253-7733, churchillmanor.com.

NorCal Hotel
Lafayette Park Hotel and Spa
3287 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 263-1725, lafayetteparkhotel.com.

NorCal Restaurant Worth the Drive
Guaymas
5 Main St., Tiburon, (415) 435-6300, guaymasrestaurant.com.

Place to Rent a Boat
Tahoe Keys Marina
2435 Venice Dr. E., South Lake Tahoe, (530) 541-2155, tahoekeysmarina.net.

Place for a Staycation
Capitola Hotel
210 Esplanade, Capitola by the Sea, (831) 476-1278, capitolahotel.com.

Resort Revamp
Sun Valley Resort
1 Sun Valley Rd., Sun Valley, Idaho, (208) 622-4111, sunvalley.com/lodging/sun-valley-lodge.

Scenic Drive
Pacific Coast Highway

SoCal Beach Town
Laguna Beach
(800) 877-1115, visitlagunabeach.com.

Tahoe Hotel/Lodge
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Ct., Truckee, (530) 562-3000, ritzcarlton.com/en/properties/laketahoe.

Tahoe Ski Resort
Northstar California Resort
5001 Northstar Dr., Truckee, (800) 466-6784, northstarcalifornia.com.

Wellness Retreat
Rancho La Puerta
Tecate, (800) 443-7565, rancholapuerta.com.

West Coast Destination
Carmel-by-the-Sea
(831) 624-2522, carmelcalifornia.com.  

Wine Country Resort
Meadowood Napa Valley
900 Meadowood Ln., St. Helena, (707) 531-4788, meadowood.com.

Winter Escape
Lake Tahoe/Truckee
visitinglaketahoe.com; truckee.com.


 

Shops

Car Repair
Roesbery Car Care
100 Railroad Ave., Antioch, (925) 788-6316; 400 Diablo Rd., Danville, (925) 837-7689; 3099 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 575-9559, roesberycarcare.com.

Car Wash
Lafayette Car Wash
3319 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 283-1190, lafayettecarwash.com.

Costume Shop
Boswell’s Party Supplies
1901 Camino Ramon, Danville, (925) 866-1644; 3483 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-9150, boswells-party.com.

Craft Store
Richards Arts and Crafts
225-A Alamo Plaza, Alamo, (925) 820-4731; 300 Market Pl., San Ramon, (925) 359-6900, shoprichards.com.

Dry Cleaner
Country Club Cleaners
3412 Camino Tassajara, Danville, (925) 964-9965; 224 Rickenbacker Cir., Livermore, (925) 455-6000; 500 Bollinger Canyon Way, San Ramon, (925) 838-2000, countryclubcleaners.com.

Eyeglasses Shop
Eyes on Hartz
334 Hartz Ave., Danville, (925) 406-4887, eyesonhartz.com.

Florist
Florali
2345 Boulevard Cir., Walnut Creek, (925) 934-6877, florali.com.

Home Decor Store
Elsie Green House and Home
2954 Treat Blvd., Ste. C, Concord, (925) 323-5311, elsiegreen.com.

Indie Bookstore
Rakestraw Books
3 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 837-7337, rakestrawbooks.com.

Interior Designer
Dawn Driskill, Danville Interior Design Gallery
300 Sycamore Valley Rd. W., Danville, (925) 838-8040, danvilledesigngallery.com.

Landscaper
California Landscapes
(925) 462-5501, cal-landscapes.com.

Mechanic
Diablo Auto Specialists
1413 Carlback Ave., Walnut Creek, (925) 478-5721, diabloautospecialists.com.

Party Planner
Tamra Stephens
Danville, (650) 759-1019, facebook.com/tamrathepartystylist.

Party Store
Boswell’s Party Supplies
1901 Camino Ramon, Danville, (925) 866-1644; 3483 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-9150, boswells-party.com.

Plant Nursery
Orchard nursery and florist
4010 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-4474, orchardnursery.com.

Record Store
Rasputin Music
1035 Contra Costa Blvd., Pleasant Hill, (925) 827-2900, rasputinmusic.com.

Stationery Store
Paper Source
740 Hearst Ave., Berkeley, (510) 665-7800; 1567 Botelho Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 357-6200, papersource.com.

Sweets Shop
Danville Chocolates
175 E. Prospect Ave., Danville, (925) 314-0001, danvillechocolates.com

Tattoo Shop
Zebra Tattoo and Piercing Parlor
2467 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley, (510) 649-8002; 1419 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 946-1087, mrzebra.com.

Wine Store
Wine Thieves
2926 Domingo Ave., Berkeley, (510) 666-0565; 3401 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 299-9070, winethieves.com.


 

Weddings

Bridal Boutique
Kinsley James Couture Bridal
1623 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 330-9228, kinsleyjames.com.

Caterer, Wedding Planner
Barbara Llewellyn
434 25th St., Oakland, (510) 832-1967, barbarallewellyn.com.

DJ
Denon and Doyle
2245-B Morello Ave., Pleasant Hill, (925) 930-7180, djay.com.

East Bay Wedding Venue
Claremont Hotel Club and Spa
41 Tunnel Rd., Berkeley, (510) 843-3000, claremontresort.com.

Floral Studio
2345 Boulevard Cir., Walnut Creek, (925) 934-6877, florali.com.

Honeymoon Destination
Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Hawaii
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr., Kohala Coast, Hawaii, (808) 882-7222, princeresortshawaii.com/mauna-kea-beach-hotel.

Invitations
Paper Source
1567 Botelho Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 357-6200, papersource.com.

Men’s Suit Store
Daskalos Men’s Fashions
1243 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, (925) 937-1808, daskalosfashions.com

Party Rentals
Gagnon’s Party Rentals
1001 Blackwood Ln.,
Lafayette, (925) 284-3000, gagnons.com.

Photographer
Josh Isaacs
(925) 285-7316, jjisaacs.com.

Tuxedo Vendor
Men’s Wearhouse
Locations in Livermore, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, San Ramon, and Walnut Creek, menswearhouse.com.

Videographer
Thomas Hughes Films
3195 Danville Blvd., Ste. 7, Alamo, (925) 586-8532, thomashughesfilms.com.


 

Kids

Art Classes
The Art Room
50 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 299-1515, theart-room.com.

Birthday Party Place
Super Franks
5341 Owens Ct., Pleasanton, (925) 271-5880, superfranks.com.

Dance Classes
The Next Step Dance Studio
3612 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Danville; 109-A Town and Country Dr., Danville; 743 Diablo Rd., Danville, (925) 831-0777, nextstepdance.com.

Day Care
Anna’s Child Care, Preschool, and Yoga Center
Walnut Creek, (925) 497-0842, annaschildcareyoga.com.

Family Photographer
Gretchen Adams
(925) 676-7036, gaphotography.com.

Gymnastics Classes
Diablo Gymnastics
2411-J Old Crow Canyon Rd., San Ramon, (925) 820-6885, diablogym.net.

Indoor Play Structure
Gymboree
3482 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 283-4896; 3433 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland, (510) 834-0982; 5460-9 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton, (925) 249-0006, gymboreeclasses.com.

Kid-Friendly Restaurant
Chow
445 Railroad Ave., Danville, (925) 838-4510; 53 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925)962-2469, chowfoodbar.com.

Kids’ Bookstore
The Storyteller Bookstore
3506-E Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-3480, facebook.com/thestorytellerbookstore.

Kids’ Clothing Store
Sweetie Face
3431 Blackhawk Plaza Cir., Danville, (925) 648-0111, sweetieface.com.

Kids’ Haircut
Shear Adventures
320 Hartz Ave., Danville, (925) 820-3697, shearadventures.com.

Kids’ Menu
Small Talk Family Cafe
1536 Newell Ave., Walnut Creek, (925) 954-7468, smalltalkfamilycafe.com.

Kids’ Museum
Lindsay Wildlife Experience
1931 First Ave., Walnut Creek, (925) 935-1978, lindsaywildlife.org.

Kids’ Shoes
Stride Rite
270 Sun Valley Mall, Concord, (925) 685-1879; 804 Sycamore Valley Rd. W., Danville, (925) 831-9427, striderite.com.

Martial Arts Classes
Mires Martial Arts
4743 Clayton Rd., Ste. 3, Concord, (925) 689-0305, miresmartialarts.com.

Maternity Clothes
Destination Maternity
1604 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Walnut Creek, (925) 274-1006, destinationmaternity.com.

Music School/Lessons
Contra Costa Children’s Chorus
1035 Carol Ln., Lafayette, childrenschorus.org.

Piano Teacher
Ballet School’s piano instructor, Vince Perry
1357 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 934-2133, theballetschool.org.

Playground/Park
Heather Farm Park
301 N. San Carlos Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 256-3575, walnut-creek.org.

Prenatal Massage
Changes Salon and Day Spa
1475 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, (925) 947-1814, changessalon.com.

Prenatal Yoga/Workout
Bloom Retreat
1444 S. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 939-6262, bloomretreat.com.

Preschool
Moraga Valley Presbyterian Church Nurtury Preschool
10 Moraga Valley Ln., Moraga, (925) 376-4800, mvpctoday.org.

Sports League
Mustang Soccer
4680 Camino Tassajara, Danville, (925) 648-4121, mustangsoccer.com.

Summer Camp
Cal Camps and Youth Programs
2301 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, (510) 643-2267, camps.berkeley.edu.

Swim Lessons
Splash Swim School
2411-S Old Crow Canyon Rd., San Ramon, (925) 838-7946; 1531 Third Ave., Walnut Creek, (925) 937-7946, splashswimschool.com.

Toy Store
Five Little Monkeys
1366 N. Main St., Walnut Creek, (925) 939-4411, 5littlemonkeys.com.

Tutoring
Lafayette Academy
760 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Danville, (925) 855-3700; 3400 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-1644; 1400 Moraga Way, Moraga, (925) 376-0747, lafayetteacademy.com.


 

Pets

24-Hour Pet Hospital
Four Seasons Animal Hospital
3210 Old Tunnel Rd., Lafayette, (925) 938-7700, fourseasonsah.com.

Animal Shelter; Cat Rescue Group
Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation
2890 Mitchell Dr., Walnut Creek, (925) 256-1273, arflife.org. communityconcernforcats.org.

Aquarium Shop
Aquarium Concepts
6920 Amador Plaza Rd., Dublin, (925) 829-0583.

Dog-Friendly Hike
Lafayette Reservoir
3849 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, (925) 284-9669, ebmud.com/recreation/east-bay/lafayette-reservoir.

Dog-Friendly Restaurant
Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar
1961 Diamond Blvd., Concord, (925) 849-1221; 4805 Hacienda Dr., Dublin, (925) 361-3690, lazydogrestaurants.com.

Dog Park
Hap Magee Ranch Park
1025 La Gonda Way, Danville, (925) 314-3400, danville.ca.gov/things-to-do/parks/dog-park.

Dog-Training Classes
Zoom Room
7001 Sunne Ln., Ste. 104, Walnut Creek, (925) 322-0667, zoomroomonline.com.

Dog Walker
For the Love of Dog
(925) 789-7118, fortheloveofdog.biz.

Groomer
All Fur Love
714 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Danville, (925) 719-7108, allfurlovegrooming.com.

Pet Day Care, Overnight Pet Boarder
Club K9
10671 Crow Canyon Rd., Castro Valley, (855) 364-3293, clubk9.com.

Pet Photographer
Barbara Brady-Smith of Share the Joy Photography
(925) 284-3280, sharethejoyphotography.com.

Pet Store
Nitro Dog
61 Lafayette Cir., Lafayette, (925) 962-2275, nitrodog.com.

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