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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. Going South from the Crown onto San Ramon Valley Boulevard, Oakland's infamous Easy Lounge has an upscale satellite bar called, appropriately enough, Easy 925.
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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. \
  
 
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Revision as of 07:43, 5 September 2011

Danville [2] is in Contra Costa County in the San Francisco Bay Area, just south of Mount Diablo.

Get in

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.

Get around

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.

See

  • Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site - The beauty and seclusion of rural California provided Eugene O'Neill an ideal retreat.
  • Mt Diablo State Park has it's southern entrance through Danvile's close neighbor, Diablo.

Do

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.


Buy

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.

Eat

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.

Drink

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. \

Sleep

  • Best Western Danville Sycamore Inn, 803 Camino Ramon, +1 925 855-8888 (toll free: +1 877 449-8888, fax: +1 925 855-8889), [1].

Get out

Routes through Danville
ConcordWalnut Creek  N noframe S  San RamonSan Jose


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