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Best stores in Alameda County

Market
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“This place has great food to go if you want to grab a quick lunch at Market Hall deli, then window shop on College Avenue. It’s also a great place to shop for gourmet ingredients. There’s a very good bakery and Highwire Coffee housed in the same space. ”
  • 49 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“Forgot your sun hat? Feel like going on an outdoor adventure? REI has you covered, with all the equipment you need plus guided adventure trips in the area. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Fish Market
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“This fish market only sells sustainable, fresh fish. A quick walk here and a stop at Monterey market for some veggies and a delicious meal is almost complete. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Market
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“A specialty food store that carries pastas, canned items, cheese and cured meats but no produce or fresh dairy.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Perfect place to pick up a gift for family, friends, or yourself. I buy most of my friends and myself gifts and local jewelry here.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Department Store
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“so much great shopping in Walnut Creek! A free trolley takes you from BART to the stores.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Women's Store
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“Chain selling boho-chic womenswear, shoes, accessories & home decor (some feature wedding attire)”
  • 9 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“Locol spot for kayak, canoe, and stand up paddle board rentals. Take a class or rent some gear and get on the water on a sunny day, you'll love it!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
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“Inside Temescal Alley. Full of pretty things aka "thoughtfully curated selection of fine jewelry, artwork, and both handcrafted and natural objects. Known for unique engagement rings."”
  • 5 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
  • 1 local recommends
Antique Shop
“Lovely unique items, many imported from Mexico. It's not always open, and you have to ring the bell to be let in. if you're looking for something a little different as a gift, this is the place.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“Sports Basement hosts several free and low-cost events and classes for activity and outdoor minded people. I especially recommend the Acro Yoga taught by some noteworthy people every second Wednesday at 7:30pm in Berkeley.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cosmetics Shop
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“Makeup and Everything Your Little Heart could possibly desire. Please don't spend your entire paycheck here!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Jewellery Store
“Quaint gift boutique showcasing artisan jewelry, cards, books, educational toys & home accessories. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Used Bookstore
“Funky and fun vintage clothing, jewelry and second hand books, DVD's and CD's. Open until late. Very cool. ”
  • 4 locals recommend