The neighborhood is bounded by Solano Avenue to the north, Eunice and Hopkins Streets to the south, Spruce Street to the east, and the Albany city limits to the west.
On the neighborhood’s southern edge are a bustling shopping area, the Martin Luther King Middle School – hosts the Edible Schoolyard, a one-acre student-farmed garden – and the King School Park complete with tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool, and school garden. Along the northern edge of Northbrae is Solano Avenue an active business district that joins Berkeley and Albany.
A neighborhood institution for more than 50 years, Monterey Market is well-known for its incredibly fresh produce supplied by local farmers. On the next block, shoppers can hit Magnani’s Poultry, Monterey Fish Market, Gioia Pizzeria, the Hopkins Street Bakery, and Espresso Roma Cafe with an outdoor patio.
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