The Little Flower Shop, Tracy
Beloved by customer and critics alike

Voted the best flower shop in Tracy for fifteen years in a row, The Little Flower Shop is the perfect place to find a beautiful flower arrangement for that someone special.  Past and present customers have nothing but good things to say about the customer service, the quality of the flowers and the affordable prices.  Stop in to have a... Read More

Dallmann Fine Chocolates, Del Mar
One of the best chocolatiers in the world

With a long list of outstanding customer reviews, it’s understandable why Dallmann Fine Chocolates in Del Mar is considered one of the best chocolatiers in California.  In fact, Dallmann has acquired a reputation that goes even further, being regarded as one of the best in the entire world.  If you’re looking to... Read More

Neil Dahl Jewelers of California, Palo Alto
Fast, efficient and friendly people

With more than eighty years of experience to back them up, it’s no wonder that Neil Dahl Jewelers has received a long list of great reviews from previously satisfied customers.  One reason for this is that the staff at Neil Dahl is willing to go the extra mile to make sure that you are happy.  Whether you’re just there to have something... Read More

Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates, Sacramento
For a chocolate gift or a great first date

Situated in the heart of Sacramento, Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates has an amazing variety of sweets, from standard, bite-sized chocolates to ice cream sandwiches.  If you’re looking for someplace to find a nice gift for your loved one, you can’t go wrong here.  They also happen to have a nice place to sit down and enjoy what they have to... Read More

Mills Florist, Palo Alto
A hundred-year staple of California florists

Mills Florist is a full-service flower shop that can put together something for whatever occasion you need.  Whether you’re looking to send flowers to that someone special to help them celebrate their birthday or just for the heck of it, Mills can help you get the arrangement just right.  Family owned and operated for more than 100 years... Read More

The Daily Pint, Santa Monica
One of the best selections of beer and whiskey you’ll find in So. Cal

Voted as one of the top bars in all of the U.S., The Daily Pint is a beer and whiskey drinker’s haven.  Take your pick from one of nearly 150 beers, about a quarter of them right off the tap.  Toss back a glass of whiskey or two, choosing from origins as far away as Japan and... Read More

Lahaina Beach Club, San Diego
Drinking beers on the beach - does it get any better?

Located just north of MissionBeach, Lahaina Beach Club is positioned right at the ocean and gives you the chance to have an excellent beach-front drinking night (or day) out.  The drinks at Lahaina are cheap and they have a decent selection of food as well.  If you’re looking for a quiet beach experience, however, you’ll be... Read More

Bottlerock, Culver City
A bar and retail spot for wine lovers

Just west of Los Angeles, in Culver City, is a wine bar by the name of Bottlerock.  Dedicated to bringing together an excellent combination of drinks, food and music, the menu at Bottlerock consists of some of the best craft beers and wines that you’ll find.  Being that they’re also a retail spot for wine buyers, they... Read More

The Alley
A quaint and charming dive bar in Oakland

If you’re looking for the best of the hole-in-the-wall California dive bars, The Alley in Oakland has few rivals.  This quaint little piano bar offers up a charm that can’t be found in most places, not to mention decently priced drinks and pub grub.  The interior is a mish-mosh of oddities, most of the decorations having been left there by actual customers of the... Read More

Forbidden Island, Alameda
A tropical tiki bar in the heart of Alameda

If you’re looking for something a little bit different, check out the tropical décor of the Forbidden Island tiki bar.  Rated as one of the top places for unique specialty cocktails, this bar is definitely not your typical hole-in-the-wall.  Sip on drinks, munch on their delicious... Read More