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Ethiopia Restaurant: Ethiopian Meal for Two or Four at Ethiopia Restaurant in Berkeley (Up to 57% Off)

Ethiopian Meal for Two or Four at Ethiopia Restaurant in Berkeley (Up to 57% Off)

Ethiopia Restaurant

Elmwood

Diners seated around woven baskets use injera flatbread to scoop up lentils, chicken & lamb stewed in imported spices

$91.40 $39

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Taste of the Himalayas: $10 for $20 Worth of Nepalese and Indian Cuisine for Dine-In or Carryout at Taste of the Himalayas

$10 for $20 Worth of Nepalese and Indian Cuisine for Dine-In or Carryout at Taste of the Himalayas

Taste of the Himalayas

North Berkeley

Nepalese and Indian dishes such as house-made cheese simmered in curry sauce, chicken tandoori, and salmon in a piquant vindaloo sauce

$20 $10

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Nico’s Hideaway: Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner at Nico’s Hideaway (Up to 45% Off)

Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner at Nico’s Hideaway (Up to 45% Off)

Nico’s Hideaway

North Berkeley

This contemporary Italian spot serves a seafood-heavy menu that includes items like linguine with clams and crab cakes benedict

$20 $12

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Mount Everest Restaurant: Indian and Nepali Food at Mount Everest Restaurant (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.

Indian and Nepali Food at Mount Everest Restaurant (Up to 47% Off). Four Options Available.

Mount Everest Restaurant

Elmwood

Tandoor oven-cooked meats and Nepali curries served in bilevel dining room with outdoor balcony

$18 $10

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Mehak Indian Cuisine: North Indian Food at Mehak Indian Cuisine (Up to 49% Off). Two Options Available.

North Indian Food at Mehak Indian Cuisine (Up to 49% Off). Two Options Available.

Mehak Indian Cuisine

South Berkeley

North Indian curry dishes, meats, and seafood cooked in clay oven and fresh-baked naan bread top white tablecloths amid burgundy accents

$24 $14

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Banks Onsite Massage: One or Three 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massages at Banks Onsite Massage (Up to 56% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Deep-Tissue Massages at Banks Onsite Massage (Up to 56% Off)

Banks Onsite Massage

Berkeley

Massage therapists ousts buried muscular knots with firm pressure and targeted strokes

$80 $39

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Alegio Chocolaté / Claudio Corallo: $20 for a 45-Minute Chocolate-Tasting Tour for Two at Alegio Chocolaté / Claudio Corallo ($40 Value)

$20 for a 45-Minute Chocolate-Tasting Tour for Two at Alegio Chocolaté / Claudio Corallo ($40 Value)

Alegio Chocolaté / Claudio Corallo

Multiple Locations

Guides tell visitors the story of Alegio’s history and African cacao plantation while sharing 12 samples of all-natural chocolate

$40 $20

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M&M Thread Salon: Two Eyebrow Threadings, or One or Two Full Face Threading Sessions at M&M Thread Salon (Up to 51% Off)

Two Eyebrow Threadings, or One or Two Full Face Threading Sessions at M&M Thread Salon (Up to 51% Off)

M&M Thread Salon

Multiple Locations

A pair of talented hands and a simple cotton thread ensure that you look your best and feel great

$10 $6

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Soleil Tanning Salons: One Month of Unlimited UV or Spray Tanning, or Three Spray Tans at Soleil Tanning Salons (Up to 75% Off)

One Month of Unlimited UV or Spray Tanning, or Three Spray Tans at Soleil Tanning Salons (Up to 75% Off)

Soleil Tanning Salons

Multiple Locations

Staffers guide patrons to their best tanning options, including UV beds or UV-free spray tans

$100 $25

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Berkeley Tires: Conventional or Synthetic Oil Change with Option for Four-Wheel Alignment at Berkeley Tires (Up to 62% Off)

Conventional or Synthetic Oil Change with Option for Four-Wheel Alignment at Berkeley Tires (Up to 62% Off)

Berkeley Tires

Berkeley

Techs keep cars road-worthy with conventional or synthetic oil changes and tire alignments

$79 $29.99

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7 Days a Week Smog: $25 Off Smog Check for One Car at 7 Days a Week Smog ($79 Value)

$25 Off Smog Check for One Car at 7 Days a Week Smog ($79 Value)

7 Days a Week Smog

Berkeley

Experienced and courteous techs perform official smog checks on vehicles of all kinds

$79 $25

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Akemi: $21 for a Sushi Dinner with Appetizers and Hot Sake for Two at Akemi ($35.50 Value)

$21 for a Sushi Dinner with Appetizers and Hot Sake for Two at Akemi ($35.50 Value)

Akemi

AKEMI Japanese Cuisine

Newly revamped Japanese eatery pairs signature sushi rolls and inventive appetizers with bottles of hot sake

$35.50 $21

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Bay Nature Magazine: $10 for a One-Year Subscription to "Bay Nature" Magazine ($21.95 Value)

$10 for a One-Year Subscription to "Bay Nature" Magazine ($21.95 Value)

Bay Nature Magazine

 

Quarterly magazine arrives each season with highlights on the Bay Area environment, its history, and the efforts to keep it sustainable

$21.95 $10

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Anytime Fitness: $29 for a One-Month Gym Membership at Anytime Fitness ($64 Value)

$29 for a One-Month Gym Membership at Anytime Fitness ($64 Value)

Anytime Fitness

Berkeley Hills

Get in shape at the 24/7 gym

$64 $29

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Berkeley Smog Test Only Center: One or Two Groupons, Each Good for a Smog Check for One Car at Berkeley Smog Test Only Center (Up to 61% Off)

One or Two Groupons, Each Good for a Smog Check for One Car at Berkeley Smog Test Only Center (Up to 61% Off)

Berkeley Smog Test Only Center

Southwest Berkeley

State-licensed smog technicians test vehicle exhaust pipes and parts to ensure they meet emissions standards

$61.70 $24

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Diego Marcial Rios: Sacred Hearts & Skulls in the Mexican Paper Mache Tradition : "Sacred Hearts & Skulls" Mexican-Mask-Making Workshops on Saturdays at 12 p.m.

"Sacred Hearts & Skulls" Mexican-Mask-Making Workshops on Saturdays at 12 p.m.

Diego Marcial Rios: Sacred Hearts & Skulls in the Mexican Paper Mache Tradition

The Finnish Brotherhood Hall ( Ski-Club Room)

Create a traditional calavera mask or a sacred heart from old-fashioned paper mâché in a workshop covering the art’s cultural significance

$55 $32

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YogaKula: $39 for 10 Yoga Classes at YogaKula ($110 Value)

$39 for 10 Yoga Classes at YogaKula ($110 Value)

YogaKula

North Berkeley

Studio that incorporates a spa offers yoga classes with poses for beginners and those in need of a challenge

$110 $39

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Bellissima Day Spa: One Brazilian Wax at Bellissima Day Spa (42% Off)

One Brazilian Wax at Bellissima Day Spa (42% Off)

Bellissima Day Spa

South Berkeley

Techs carefully remove unwanted body hair from the bikini region

$60 $35

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Mike's Bikes: Redline Conquest Elite, Conquest Expert, Conquest Comp, or Conquest Bicycle from Mike's Bikes (Up to 36% Off)

Redline Conquest Elite, Conquest Expert, Conquest Comp, or Conquest Bicycle from Mike's Bikes (Up to 36% Off)

Mike's Bikes

Multiple Locations

Tackle pavement, trails, grass, hills, and obstacles with Redline’s 2015 line of Conquest cycles, complete with Alex wheels

$3,000 $1,999

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The Fix Berkeley: One Brazilian Wax at The Fix Berkeley (Up to 49% Off)

One Brazilian Wax at The Fix Berkeley (Up to 49% Off)

The Fix Berkeley

South Berkeley

Skilled aestheticians remove unwanted hair with less discomfort for the client

$65 $33

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Sliderbar: $12 for $20 Worth of Gourmet Sliders and Craft Beer at Sliderbar

$12 for $20 Worth of Gourmet Sliders and Craft Beer at Sliderbar

Sliderbar

Multiple Locations

Gourmet sliders assembled from all-natural beef, chicken, pork, and vegetarian served alongside a wide array of craft beers on tap

$20 $12

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Spats: $30 for Bottomless Brunch for Two with Mimosas and Shots at Spats ($78 Value)

$30 for Bottomless Brunch for Two with Mimosas and Shots at Spats ($78 Value)

Spats

Berkeley

Guests enjoy brunch paired with bottomless mimosas and their choice of shots; live music entertains visitors on Sunday

$78 $30

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Satya Bodyworks: One or Three 60-Minute Private Yoga Sessions at Satya Bodyworks (Up to 61% Off)

One or Three 60-Minute Private Yoga Sessions at Satya Bodyworks (Up to 61% Off)

Satya Bodyworks

Berkeley

Custom yoga poses and stretches strengthen the body and relax the mind

$75 $30

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Vampire Penguin - Berkeley: Shaved Snow at Vampire Penguin (Up to 30% Off). Two Options Available.

Shaved Snow at Vampire Penguin (Up to 30% Off). Two Options Available.

Vampire Penguin - Berkeley

Elmwood

Traditional Taiwanese dessert trimmed from ice cream-like blocks in variety of fruity flavors

$10 $7.50

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Eliana Chinea - Berkeley Yoga Center: Five Yoga Classes at Eliana Chinea - Berkeley Yoga Center (65% Off)

Five Yoga Classes at Eliana Chinea - Berkeley Yoga Center (65% Off)

Eliana Chinea - Berkeley Yoga Center

Southwest Berkeley

From the merchant: Learn Yogic Postures, Breathing, and Meditation. Classes are Hatha Flow with an emphasis on alignment and mindfulness.

$63 $22

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1 Berkeley Star Smog: Auto Inspection and Emissions Test from 1 Berkeley Star Smog (66% Off)

Auto Inspection and Emissions Test from 1 Berkeley Star Smog (66% Off)

1 Berkeley Star Smog

Northwest Berkeley

From the merchant: As a Star Station we perform any type of smog check on any vehicle. We have direct contact with the DMV.

$70 $24

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Jah's Therapeutic Massage: 60-Minute Therapeutic Massage and Consultation from Jah's Therapeutic Massage - Full Body, Feet & Head (50% Off)

60-Minute Therapeutic Massage and Consultation from Jah's Therapeutic Massage - Full Body, Feet & Head (50% Off)

Jah's Therapeutic Massage

Berkeley

From the merchant: Release is focused on stress points over the entire body, feet and head to give you complete rejuvenation head to toe.

$155 $78

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Art Social: Social Painting Event for One or Two at Local Bar or Restaurant from Art Social (Up to 47% Off)

Social Painting Event for One or Two at Local Bar or Restaurant from Art Social (Up to 47% Off)

Art Social

Multiple Locations

Local artists unleash students’ creative sides during three-hour painting classes held in various local wine bars and restaurants

$45 $25

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Hana Japan Steak & Seafood: 60% off at Hana Japan Steak & Seafood

60% off at Hana Japan Steak & Seafood

Hana Japan Steak & Seafood

Berkeley Location

$25 $10

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Artistic Expert Picture Framing: $39 for $100 Worth of Custom-Framing Services at Artistic Picture Framing

$39 for $100 Worth of Custom-Framing Services at Artistic Picture Framing

Artistic Expert Picture Framing

North Berkeley

Staff consult on materials and colors to frame jerseys, portraits, and art with upgrades such as UV-conservation glass and acid-free matting

$100 $39

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Rosen Method: the Berkeley Center: Three or Six Sessions of Rosen Method Bodywork at Rosen Method: The Berkeley Center (Up to 68% Off)

Three or Six Sessions of Rosen Method Bodywork at Rosen Method: The Berkeley Center (Up to 68% Off)

Rosen Method: the Berkeley Center

Southwest Berkeley

The Rosen Method can reduce stress, chronic tension, headaches, back pain, muscle tension, joint pain, injuries, and insomnia

$300 $99

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Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran: Five 75-Minute Vinyasa Yoga Classes from Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran (69% Off)

Five 75-Minute Vinyasa Yoga Classes from Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran (69% Off)

Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran

Berkeley

From the merchant: Underground beats, candlelight power yoga and yoga for creativity classes; valid for Julie Tran/Rogue Yogi classes only

$85 $26

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M&M Thread Salon: 30% Off All Services at M&M Thread Salon

30% Off All Services at M&M Thread Salon

M&M Thread Salon

Berkley

For $1, receive 30% Off All Services

$1

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Time4Smog: Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Time4Smog (Up to 62% Off)

Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Time4Smog (Up to 62% Off)

Time4Smog

Multiple Locations

Vehicles' emissions are checked at an official State of California test center to determine if they are up to code or in need of repairs

$90 $39

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Bear Chix Bootcamp: 10 Boot-Camp Classes or One Month of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Bear Chix Bootcamp (Up to 52% Off)

10 Boot-Camp Classes or One Month of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at Bear Chix Bootcamp (Up to 52% Off)

Bear Chix Bootcamp

University of California Berkeley

3-Time Division I All-American track athlete guides women through heart-pumping workouts to help create leaner, toner, healthier physiques

$50 $25

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Berkeley Auto Repair: Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Berkeley Auto Repair (Up to 60% Off)

Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Berkeley Auto Repair (Up to 60% Off)

Berkeley Auto Repair

Berkeley

Experienced technicians test whether vehicles meet California’s smog requirements

$61.70 $29

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Safety Training Seminars: $69 for an American Heart Association First-Aid, CPR, and AED Class ($120 Value)

$69 for an American Heart Association First-Aid, CPR, and AED Class ($120 Value)

Safety Training Seminars

Multiple Locations

Five-hour American Heart Association class teaches CPR, defibrillator use & basic first-aid techniques; certification is valid for two years

$120 $69

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CorePower Yoga: $75 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at CorePower Yoga ($205 Value)

$75 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at CorePower Yoga ($205 Value)

CorePower Yoga

Multiple Locations

Dynamic power yoga flow of Vinyasa style poses combined with breathing exercises, uplifting music and heat energize the body and mind

$205 $75

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Papa John's: $18 for Large Specialty or Up to 5 Toppings Pizza and Garlic Knots at Papa John's ($29.74 Value)

$18 for Large Specialty or Up to 5 Toppings Pizza and Garlic Knots at Papa John's ($29.74 Value)

Papa John's

Multiple Locations

Hand-tossed large pizzas showcase tangy sauce made from California-grown tomatoes and a choice of fresh veggies and meats

$29.74 $18

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The Dark Entry: $5 Buys You a Coupon for 25% Off Clothing, Body Jewelry, and More

$5 Buys You a Coupon for 25% Off Clothing, Body Jewelry, and More

The Dark Entry

Elmwood

For $5, receive a coupon for 25% off clothing, body jewelry, and more

$5

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Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran: 5 or 10 Yoga Classes for One or Two at Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran (Up to 56% Off)

5 or 10 Yoga Classes for One or Two at Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran (Up to 56% Off)

Berkeley Yoga Center with Julie Tran

Berkeley

Yoga classes combine intense concentration with long-held poses and quick transitions

$85 $39

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Skates on the Bay: $20 for $30 Towards Seafood and Steak for Lunch at Skates on the Bay

$20 for $30 Towards Seafood and Steak for Lunch at Skates on the Bay

Skates on the Bay

Berkeley

Fresh fish, creative sushi, a raw bar, and hearty steaks and roasts at a restaurant jutting out into the bay

$30 $20

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Bowen Pain Release: $50 for One Bowen Therapy Session or Deep-Tissue Massage at Bowen Pain Release ($95 Value)

$50 for One Bowen Therapy Session or Deep-Tissue Massage at Bowen Pain Release ($95 Value)

Bowen Pain Release

Northwest Berkeley

Therapist relieves neuromuscular trauma and discomfort through manual adjustment to rebalance flow of energy and healing within the body

$95 $50

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Khana Peena: $12 for $20 Worth of North Indian Dinner Cuisine for Two or More at Khana Peena

$12 for $20 Worth of North Indian Dinner Cuisine for Two or More at Khana Peena

Khana Peena

Multiple Locations

A menu of North Indian cuisine covers samosas, tandoor-cooked meats, and seafood dishes such as lobster-papaya curry

$20 $12

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For Eyes Optical: $35 for $200 Toward Prescription Eyeglasses with Designer Frames at For Eyes Optical

$35 for $200 Toward Prescription Eyeglasses with Designer Frames at For Eyes Optical

For Eyes Optical

Multiple Locations

Designer frames from Burberry, Prada, and Ray-Ban contain light, resilient Toughlites lenses with a 30-day comfort zone guarantee

$200 $35

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MeloMelo Kava Bar: Kombucha and Kava Tasting for Two or Four at MeloMelo Kava Bar (Up to 33% Off)

Kombucha and Kava Tasting for Two or Four at MeloMelo Kava Bar (Up to 33% Off)

MeloMelo Kava Bar

North Berkeley

Modern, minimalist kava bar serves up tastings of its namesake drink along with flights of kombucha

$26 $18

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La Tour Salon: $99 for $220 Worth of Natural Set Eyelash Extensions at La Tour Salon

$99 for $220 Worth of Natural Set Eyelash Extensions at La Tour Salon

La Tour Salon

Elmwood

From the merchant: Relax for 1.5 hours in our spa room and enjoy your beautiful new lashes for the next 3-4 weeks!

$220 $99

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Berkeley Smog Test Only Center: Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Berkeley Smog Test Only Center (Up to 60% Off)

Smog Check for One or Two Cars at Berkeley Smog Test Only Center (Up to 60% Off)

Berkeley Smog Test Only Center

Southwest Berkeley

State-licensed smog technicians test vehicle exhaust pipes and parts to ensure they meet emissions standards

$61 $24

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Light Hands Healing: $63 for $125 Worth of Services at Light Hands Healing

$63 for $125 Worth of Services at Light Hands Healing

Light Hands Healing

South Berkeley

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$125 $63

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  • The Claremont Hotel & Spa
    Property Location A stay at The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa places you in the heart of Berkeley, convenient to Judah L. Magnes Museum and Berkeley Art Museum. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Memorial Stadium and Berkeley Art Museum. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 131 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Cable programming along with video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as direct-dial phones with free local calls and voice mail. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club. This hotel also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), a concierge desk, and supervised childcare/activities. Dining Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, audiovisual equipment, and a technology helpdesk. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
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    41 Tunnel Road
    Berkeley, CA US
  • Doubletree by Hilton
    Property Location With a stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina in Berkeley, you'll be near the bay and minutes from Berkeley Marina and close to University of California - Berkeley. This eco-friendly hotel is within close proximity of Berkeley Community Theater and Berkeley Repertory Theater. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 378 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Dip into one of the 2 indoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities including a health club and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and shopping on site. Dining Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, business services, and audiovisual equipment. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a ballroom, banquet facilities, and a meeting/conference room. Free parking is available onsite.
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    200 Marina Boulevard
    Berkeley, CA US
  • Hotel Durant
    Property Location Located in Berkeley, Hotel Durant is minutes from Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. This hotel is within close proximity of People's Park and Sather Gate. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 143 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and flat-panel televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a concierge desk, and wedding services. Dining Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and business services. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and banquet facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
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    2600 Durant Ave
    Berkeley, CA US
  • Beta Lounge
    Relax with a glass of wine and a good conversation at Beta Lounge in Berkeley. Sports winos will love Beta Lounge, a local restaurant with fine wine and TVs. Be sure to swing by Beta Lounge for frequent performances from live DJs. If your weekend plans include a trip to the bar, avoid the packs of people by securing a reservation ahead of time. Perfect for an after-work outing, Beta Lounge won't require you to change outfits before dining as the dress here is super casual. At this bar, you can work your arms a little. Pick up the food yourself and carry it out. Beta Lounge's diners can score a street parking spot just a short walk away. For those who travel by bike, Beta Lounge offers bike racks for diners. Deep pockets not required! Beta Lounge takes pride in its over-the-top flavor and just-right prices. If wine is your drink of choice, make your way over to Beta Lounge and browse the extensive wine list.
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    2129 Durant Avenue
    Berkeley, CA US
  • Halbright Photography
    I love my work as a wedding, event and portrait photographer. The San Francisco Bay Area is my residence of choice, and as a photographer, I find it an ideal creative landscape with its diversity of people, nature and culture. While I do most of my work in the Bay Area, I also travel for destination weddings and events around the United States and internationally. Life cycle events such as weddings and Bar and Bat Mitzvahs hold the most meaning for me. As a photographer, I feed on the energy of an event and dance with it. People are my favorite subject. I am inspired by authentic emotions and profound moments. I work mostly in a photojournalistic style, not interfering with my subjects, allowing me the opportunity to capture people being themselves in real, beautiful and genuine ways.
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    Mobile Business
    Berkeley, CA US
  • Vik's Chaat Corner
    Vik’s Chaat Corner: A User’s Guide Indian Street Food | Family Recipes | Fresh Every Day | Since 1989 Sample Menu Meat chaat: lamb baida roti, flatbread stuffed with minced lamb Veggie chaat: dahi pakori, dumplings made from lentils, dipped in yogurt, and served with chutney Sweet chaat: kulfi falooda, a saffron-infused ice cream topped with vermicelli, basil seeds, and rose What It’s All About: Chaat literally translates to lick, as in so good you’ll lick your plate clean. All over India, snacks and small plates called chaat are served from street-side carts as quick bites on the go. Typically savory, these snacks include easily portable dishes such as pakoras and samosas. Raves Oakland Magazine’s “favorites include earthy pakoras, crêpe-like dosa masala, or the cinnamon-scented chicken kathi kabab wrapped in a soft paratha.” The New York Times declares, “Vik’s is an institution. . . . By noon, Vik’s is packed with everyone from Indian professionals to dudes with tentacular dreadlocks.” From Diablo Magazine: “A standout among the chaat is the samosa cholle, crisp fried pastries filled with a savory mixture of potatoes, onions, peas, and spices.” Being Green Much of the interior, both in structure and decor, is made from salvaged materials, with woodworking made from reclaimed bleachers. They keep utilities low with energy-efficient lighting, low-water-use landscaping, and water-conserving bathroom fixtures. All serveware can be composted; the kitchen also composts and recycles as much as possible. Inside Tips Menu selections change daily, so call ahead if you’re craving something specific. To bring the flavors home, browse the indian groceries at the market next door. The heat levels on the achaar, or spicy pickle, are pretty intense; rather than biting right into it, rub a bit on the roti to get the flavors. Vocab Lesson Achaar: intensely spicy indian pickle that can be made from a variety of vegetables, such as cauliflower, cucumbers, turnips, and lapsi Pakora: an Indian snack made of chicken, fish, veggies, or paneer, battered in chickpeas or lentils and lightly fried, usually served with chutney.
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    2390 Fourth Street
    Berkeley, CA US

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