Where to eat when you visit Berkeley

Berkeley is home to a great many cheap and delicious eateries perfect for the student foodie. We at the Clog have compiled a list of the quintessential restaurants in Berkeley that you have to make a pit stop at during your visit to the city. While there are a lot
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Quiz: Which on-campus Peet’s is this?

Have you ever showed up to a Peet’s Coffee location with a Peet’s from a different location? We at the Clog are definitely guilty, though it’s easy to do because of the plethora of Peet’s on our campus. To test if you’re a true connoisseur of UC Berkeley coffee shops, ask
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New cafe is all about the coffee

Coffee is a big business on college campuses, and UC Berkeley is no different. As such, it should come as no surprise that there’s a new challenger on the block (or more like beneath the block). SoDoI, located on Durant Avenue (right next to Cheese ‘N’ Stuff) is the newest
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A week of doing something new every day

Classes have been going for a few weeks now, and we’re all getting into comfortable routines. But are our routines getting too comfortable? It’s nice to know what you’re doing, but variety is the spice of life. There’s a fine line between comfortable routine and monotonous existence, and with the
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A guide to themed cafes in Berkeley

We’ve all experienced Berkeley’s eccentricity first-hand. Whether it’s the always entertaining street performers or the list of random DeCals offered on campus, Berkeley never fails to have something for everyone. So it comes as no surprise that Berkeley is also home to a number of themed cafes, which cater to any
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Five Berkeley dates for less than $25

Being a broke college student is always hard, but it’s especially bad when you’re trying to woo the person of your dreams. How are you supposed to showcase your generosity by picking up the tab on a date when you can barely afford ramen? We at the Clog decided to
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How to react when your ex walks in

Sometimes, Berkeley just isn’t big enough to avoid everyone on your ever-growing list of people to avoid. Sometimes, your ex walks into Northside Cafe where you’re “doing homework,” but in reality, you’re scrolling through pictures of cute puppies. In 0.6 seconds, your mind formulates three possibilities that can occur, but
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How to pick your favorite study spots

You have endless places to choose from when it comes to choosing your ideal spot for studying. Though people will have numerous suggestions based on your studying habits and personality, not every spot will work for you. We at the Clog have compiled a list of things for you to
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The eternal search for Wi-Fi

“But it’s a university,” my father groaned into the phone exasperatedly. “The Wi-Fi is supposed to be excellent!” On the other end of the line, I sighed. Over the course of the past two days, my father, the brilliant engi-nerd and my go-to tech support guy, had gotten multiple frantic
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Board-game cafe plans to open in North Berkeley by summer

A board-game cafe is expected to open in North Berkeley this summer, adding to Berkeley’s gaming community. The Victory Point Cafe recently signed a lease for a space in the Hillside Village on Shattuck Avenue between Francisco and Delaware streets. The space was previously occupied by the Hippie Gypsy Cafe,
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