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Best things to do in Walnut Creek

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.

Restaurant
“Opa is a great Greek restaurant for dinner in Walnut Creek. Recommended drink: Opa Sangria Recommended Dish: Fiery Feta Flank Steak”
5 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful Park. Tennis courts, Swimming pool, Soccer fields, Botanical Gardens. Also host all sorts of summer activities like Wine and Craft Fair evenings.”
1 local recommends
Park
“Iron Horse Trail is a good walking trail, very long trail goes from Dublin to Concord, through Alamo and Danville.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful restaurant! A visual treat. Great happy hour prices, but it ends early, like 6 pm. ”
3 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Enjoy the reasonably-priced happy hour food and drinks or head out for steak for dinner! ”
2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“The food is good. You can sit outside and enjoy sunny Walnut Creek while sipping on margaritas and eating Maria Maria's delicious guacamole. ”
3 locals recommend
Cafe
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“I walk to it when I am feeling energetic, usually I drive. It's 3 MINUTE car ride. ”
2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Beach-themed chain known for Baja-style fish tacos and Mexican-inspired seafood entrees.”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Mountain biking, hiking (it's open space so mornings or cooler weather are best). ”
2 locals recommend
Bar
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“There are so many wonderful and different restaurants in Walnut Creek we are spoiled for choice, but the Yacht Club s one of our favourites! Delicious Fish and Sea food. Might be advisable to book a table before going.”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Texas recipes yield smoked ribs and other classic BBQ at this durable replica of a roadhouse.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you like Korean Bi Bim Bop hot rice bowls, this is the place. Absolutely delicious and authentic. Recommend the 'black' rice and ribs. Only a 5-minute drive, parking can be a challenge to newcomers, but we always seem to find a spot.”
3 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Trendy, brand name stores. Lovely boutiques. People come from all over to visit, walk, eat and enjoy in this area!”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Simple but delicious healthy food. Salads galore, good entrees and excellent desserts”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious food. Nice atmosphere. Good for indoor and outdoor seating. It is right in the shopping center next to Macys. It is new and a popular place to eat. I love the tempeh sandwich, ahi salad, kale salad, and spaghetti squash casserole. ”
3 locals recommend