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Best things to do in Richmond

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Park
“There is a closer entrance at the end of Clark Road. only 5 minute drive from us.”
26 locals recommend
Garden
“A great spot to watch the sunset - free and fun to walk into to look at the flowers as well ”
65 locals recommend
Park
“For an evening sunset: if you’re up for something more rugged, this is an incredible spot to bring a picnic dinner or just watch the sunset. It’s a large rock in Berkeley with stairs carved into the side. ”
73 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you want some of the best coffee in the neighborhood, you gotta head over to Catahoula Coffee Co.!! ”
22 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“It is a beautiful little town that is only a very short drive away. With plenty of cafes, restaurants, shops and bars to explore. Not to mention all the cute homes that are strewn throughout the hill sides.”
15 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Order online or by phone. Be prepared for 45 minute cook time if you order a deep dish pizza.”
43 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Dinner theater! Great for kids and adults alike, fun local spot with movies and pretty good dinner (pizzas, salads, sandwiches, beer, etc.)”
48 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Lots of nice restaurants, cafe's, movie theater, sweet place to go for a Sunday stroll”
34 locals recommend
Park
“Point Isabel is an awesome off-leash dog park. My dog gets to run around and play with other dogs, both large and small. There's even a little pool area for them to swim. ”
23 locals recommend
Playground
“What on earth is this fancy Merry-Go-Round doing in a park in the Berkeley Hills? Well, they had to put it somewhere. There are also snacks and coffee inside, but don't expect the cafe quality you would find in town.”
33 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Getting around by BART is so easy! and bike share program LIME BIKES are parked all over the place!”
27 locals recommend
Park
“Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area, also known simply as Kennedy Grove, is located in West Contra Costa County, California at the base of San Pablo Dam. The nearest city is El Sobrante, California. Wikipedia Address: 6531 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803 Area: 222 acres Hours: Tuesday8AM–8PM Wednesday8AM–8PM Thursday8AM–8PM Friday8AM–8PM Saturday8AM–8PM Sunday8AM–8PM Monday8AM–8PM Suggest an edit”
11 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Lovely selection of cocktails and delicious Latin influenced tapas. Happy Hour has a nice selection. $$”
35 locals recommend
Bar
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“Cozy dive bar with friendly clientele and bartenders. Drinks are inexpensive and there's usually a taco truck that serves great food parked in the parking lot.”
31 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This adventure is great for the whole family. This site is full of art and neat little secrets which litter every nook and cranny of the trails. There is also has a pup friendly beach at the trail head for them to enjoy!”
29 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“At this friendly neighborhood pub, they feature everything from salads for the light ruggers, belly-filling large plates for the hungry ruggers, mini-morsels for the little ruggers, an extensive beer and wine list and much more. There is a hearty pub menu with specials. https://theupandunder.com”
10 locals recommend