Difference between revisions of "Danville (California)"
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Interstate 680 is the only highway through the small town of Danville. From Oakland, take Highway 24 east through the Caldecott tunnel, then follow 680 south from Walnut Creek. From the South Bay, take 680 north.
Danville is small enough that most of the downtown area can be accessed on foot. However it is spread out enough that moving from area to area will require a car. There is essentially no public transit within the town.
The Blackhawk Automotive Museum is a showpiece museum in the Blackhawk Plaza area.
The Museum of the San Ramon Valley, a local area history museum is housed in the old train depot on Railroad Avenue in the Downtown area.
Sycamore Valley park on camino tassajara. The park has 3 lanes to play bouche ball.
Danville has a quaint downtown with interesting shops and eateries. In the Blackhawk area, a large shopping mall, Blackhawk Plaza, fancies high-end shops, excellent restaurants, and the Blackhawk Auto Museum.
In Downtown on Hartz Ave. you have the option of high end dining such as Bridges or Faz. If you are looking for a local favorite, you might want to try Dominico's or Pete's Brass Rail for lunch, which are more affordable.
Elliott's bar is a local watering-hole located on Hartz Avenue that was established in 1907. It has cheap domestic beer, shuffleboard, and a patio in the back. A few doors down, the Crown pub is a British bar serving quality beer on tap and great fish and chips. \