Shopping Resources

Shopping Resources

Shop for Essential Items:

Essential Equipment

Kitchen Gadgets
Cool Kitchen Gadgets

Shopping Raw

Start at the Farmers Markets

My favorites:

  • Tuesday 2 –7 pm ( 2 –6 in the winter time) Derby Street @ Martin Luther King, Berkeley
  • Saturday 10 –3 pm, Center Street @ Martin Luther King, Downtown Berkeley
  • Sunday 9–1 pm Oakland, Claremont DMV @5300 Claremont in Oakland’s Rockridge District

Other good ones:

  • Sunday 9 –1 pm, on LaSalle at Mountain, Oakland’s Montclair District
  • Saturday 9 – 2 pm, Lakeshore/Grand Lily Pad Park under the 580 Freeway
  • Saturday 8 –2pm , Ferry Building San Francisco

Then proceed to the grocery stores

  • Rainbow Grocery, San Francisco is in a class of its own in terms of carrying the best selection of raw vegan products. Simply awesome!
  • Whole Foods Market, in Oakland, Berkeley and San Francisco

Other good ones:

  • The Food Mill –on Macarthur in Oakland’s Laurel Section. Great bulk section. One of Oakland’s oldest businesses, and greatest hidden gem
  • Alameda Natural Foods –for select raw products on Park Street in Alameda
  • Berkeley Bowl –for hard to find produce on Shattuck in Berkeley
  • Farmer Joes –good produce in two locations in Oakland, Fruitvale and Laurel district. Another wonderful gem.
  • Café Gratitude: Locations in Berkeley, San Francisco and Marin. Have lots of products, and high prices.

Order hard to find items on-line, in bulk