Places to Stay

Dos Gardenias (inside eruv)

Blake & Grant
Berkeley, CA 94703
510-995-6774
simonfamilyberkeley@gmail.com

The McGee House (inside eruv)

McGee @ Bancroft
Berkeley, CA 94703

Berkeley Travelodge (outside eruv)

1820 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 843-4262

Berkeley Capri Motel (inside eruv)

1512 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 845-7090

Campus Motel (inside eruv)

1619 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 841-3844

Rodeway Inn (inside eruv)

1461 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
(800) 608-7329; gm@berkeleyri.com

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (less than one block outside eruv)

1175 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 548-1700

Ramada/University Inn (five blocks outside eruv)

920 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710
(800) 954-7575

Hotel Shattuck Plaza (three blocks outside eruv)

2086 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 845-7300

Bancroft Hotel (ten blocks outside eruv)

2680 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 549-1000

Beau Sky Hotel (ten blocks outside eruv)

2520 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 540-7688

Durant Hotel

2600 Durant Ave
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 845-8981

Mikvah

The Berkeley Mikvah - Mikvas Chana Leah

2520 Warring St.
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 848-7221

Beth Jacob Community Mikvah

Beth Jacob Congregation
3778 Park Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 482-1147

Kosher Dining

Oakland Kosher

3419 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 839-0177
Deli and Grill
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Sabra Grill Restaurant

419 Grant Avenue (at Bush)
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 982-3656
Meat restaurant, Israeli cuisine, Falafel, Schwarma, Hamburgers, etc.
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Shangri-La Vegetarian Restaurant

2026 Irving Street
San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 731-2548
Vegetarian Chinese restaurant
Supervision: ORC

Delis & Bakeries

Metropolis

707 Heinz Ave # A
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 848-7263
Description: Traditional Italian breads
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Semifreddi's

3084 Claremont Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705
(510) 596-9942

372 Colusa Ave.
Kensington, CA 94707
(510) 596-9935
Breads, Biscotti and Cakes.

Sandwiches are not kosher.
Supervision: ORC

Vital Vittles (warehouse)

2810 San Pablo Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 644-2022
Organic whole grain bread, as well as rolls, cookies, brownies, and honey buns.
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Oakland Kosher

3419 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 839-0177
Description: fresh meat, & deli counter, wines, cheese, and groceries.
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Grand Bakery

3264 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 465-1110
Challah, Breads, Cookies, Scones, Pastries, Soups, Pizza, Potato Latkes.
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Galaxy Desserts

40 Golden Gate Drive
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 459-3537
To place an order call Andrea Sarnataro (Sales Coordinator) ext. 203
Mousse Cakes, Tarts, Pastries, Cheesecakes.
Supervision: KSA

Have Your Cake

308 Alida Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 873-8488
Description: Cookies, Brownies, Cakes, Tarts, Tortes.
Supervision: Rabbi Zarchi

Krispy Kreme

All Stores in Bay Area are Kosher
Store Closest to Berkeley: 32450 Dyer Street
Union City, CA 94587
(510) 471-6121
Donut Shop Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Groceries

Ledger's Liquors

Selection of kosher wines.
1399 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94702-1796
(510) 540-9243

Berkeley Bowl

Large selection of fresh produce, frozen Meal Mart and Empire meats.
2020 Oregon Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 843-6929

Monterey Market

Large selection of fresh produce.
1550 Hopkins
Berkeley, CA 94707
(510) 526-6042
Hours: Weekdays 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.; weekends 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Whole Foods

Carrying Wise Kosher Poultry
3000 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705

Safeway

1444 Shattuck Place
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 526-3086
Hours: 6 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Trader Joe's

Kosher meat, wine, challah, and hekshered items.
1885 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 204-9074
Hours: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Trader Joe's

Kosher meat, wine, challah, and hekshered items.
225 El Cerrito Plaza
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 524-7609
Store Hours: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Lucky

Kosher bakery items and packaged goods.
1000 El Cerrito Plaza (off San Pablo Road)
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 524-7282
Store Hours: 6 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Mollie Stone's Supermarket

Full line of kosher food products (including Cholov Yisroel products), grocery, dairy, frozen foods, wines and meat.
635 Portola Dr.
San Francisco, CA 94127
(415) 664-1609

Kosher Catering

Alan Finkelstein Catering (CBI member)

(510) 845-8275
ONLY when cooked and catered out of the Beth Israel or Beth Jacob Oakland kitchens
Description: Full Service Catering
Supervision: Rabbi Yonatan Cohen at CBI

Janice MacMillan (CBI member)

(510) 387-6536
ONLY when cooked and catered out of the Beth Israel or Beth Jacob Oakland kitchens
Description: Full Service Catering.
Supervision: Rabbi Yonatan Cohen at CBI

Sefaradic Catering Service (CBI member)

Aron Menda
(510) 524-3604 or (510) 423-1421; menda613@gmail.com
ONLY when cooked and catered out of the Beth Israel or Beth Jacob Oakland kitchens
Description: Full Service Catering. Middle Eastern Flavor
Supervision: Rabbi Yonatan Cohen at CBI

Too Caterers

918 Industrial Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94303 (650) 322-4189
Description: Full Service Formal Catering
Supervision: Rabbi Zarchi

Epic Bites

Epic Bites Catering
Heshy Fried
heshyfriedcatering@gmail.com
Description: Full Service Catering.
Supervision: R. Gershon Albert of Beth Jacob in Oakland

Sunrise Kosher/Va'ad Hakashrus of Northern California

Rabbi Benzion Welton Supervisor Coordinator: (510) THE-VAAD / (510) 812- 7000; vaad@flash.net

Oakland Kosher

3419 Lakeshore Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 839-0177
Description: Full Service Catering.
Supervision: Vaad HaKashrus of Northern California

Cemeteries

Gan Shalom Cemetery

1100 Bear Creek Rd.
Briones, CA 94553
(925) 228-3636
Orthodox Section

Sinai Memorial Chapel

3416 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
Lafayette, CA 94549
(925) 962-9636
Orthodox Section

Home of Peace Cemetery

The East Bay's only Orthodox cemetery, maintained by Beth Jacob Congregation in Oakland.
(510) 482-1147

Fernwood - Gan Yarok

301 Tennessee Valley Road Mill Valley, CA 94941 (415) 383-7100
Orthodox Section

JFCS Bereavement Support Group

Wednesdays, 4:30 to 6:00 pm
2484 Shattuck Avenue, Ste. 210
Berkeley, CA 94704