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July 10, 2022

Best of East Bay 2022 – Beauty, Health & Wellness

Emerald Elegance Simply Green Day Spa Though the title may remind one of a certain punk band from the early 2000s, this is in fact one of the better spas in Alameda County, and I’m a major stickler. Not only is the service fantastic, but the front desk attendant is one...
July 10, 2022

Best of East Bay 2022 – Home Improvement

Cabinets of Curiosity Mod Cabinetry, Berkeley As always, we can thank the Germans for coming up with awesome compound words to describe esoterica.  Consider the “wunderkammer,” which roughly translates to English as a “cabinet of curiosity.” More than mere furniture,...
July 10, 2022

Best of East Bay 2022 – Romance

Romance Recalled Piedmont’s Pomet brings back memories Everyone’s idea of romance is different. My boyfriend and I used to love going to Spettro on Lakeshore Avenue. Its brick-lined interiors always made us feel comforted and cozy. But an old...
April 23, 2021

Best of East Bay: Cannabis

Best Cannabis Delivery   Farmacy  Best Cannabis Label   NUG Best CBD Product   Berkeley Patients Group Best Curbside Service   Harborside Best Dispensary   Berkeley Patients Group Best Edibles   Kiva
April 23, 2021

Best of East Bay: Everyday

Best AC ⁄ Heating Service   Atlas Heating & Air Conditioning Best Accountant   Deborah Fisher, Fisher & Company LLC Best Ad Agency   John McNeil Studio Best Antique Shop   Mixed Pickles Best Art Supply Store   Flax Art & Design Best Attorney—Business   Brian A. Ripley Best Attorney—Cannabis   Selna Partners Best Attorney—Civil   Emily Dahm - Bonjour,...
April 23, 2021

Best of East Bay: Family

Best Animal Adoption Center   Berkeley Humane Best Animal Hospital   East Bay SPCA Best Animal Rescue Group   Berkeley Humane Best Baby Gift Store   Valentine’s Best Birthday Party Place   Head Over Heels Athletic Arts Best Children’s Clothing Store   GoldenBug Kids Best Children’s Consignment Store   Silver Moon Kids Best Children’s Educational Center   Habitot Children’s Museum Best...
April 23, 2021

Best of East Bay: Home Improvement

Best Appliance Store ⁄ Repair   Galvin Appliance Best Architect   Michael Robbins, Studio Robbins Cortina Best Carpet Cleaning   Larry’s Extreme Clean Best Carpeting ⁄ Flooring   The Floor Store Best Consignment Furniture   Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles Best Contractor (Residential)   Hometelligent Best Deck Builders   Robert S. Cruikshank Landscape Construction Best Electrician   Mighetto Electric Best Fence Builders   Jon...
April 23, 2021

Best of East Bay: Romance

Best Boudoir ⁄ Modern Lingerie Shop    A La Folie Best Boutique Hotel   Z Hotel Jack London Square Best Couples Counseling  Lucia Grauman Best Erotica Store   Good Vibrations Best Romantic Dinner   Millennium Best Staycation   Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel Best Wedding Caterer   Blue Heron Catering Best Wedding Event Planner   Chanda Daniels,...