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“Monthly Song writer performances” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Freight and Salvage Coffee House

Freight and Salvage Coffee House
2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA, Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 644-2020
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Ranked #2 of 22 Activities in Berkeley
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Owner description: Legendary Berkeley-based nonprofit folk music performance venue that really rocks.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Monthly Song writer performances”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

We went to this incredible coffee house. The venue for a musical event was perfect. They have used reclaimed wood throughout. Very enjoyable. My Daughter-in-law won Best Song!

Visited January 2013
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English first
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62 reviews 62 reviews
29 attraction reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“The Real Deal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Ambience and great talent abound here. The room has fairly decent sound. You will see acts you will see nowhere else. Should be a historical landmark.

Visited January 2012
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California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Amazing performers, great venue”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

We saw Cascade de Flores here in Dec 2012, booking tickets was good experience, staff very knowledgeable and very helpful and friendly. Venue is great, roomy and spacious with good sound, comfortable seats, all with good view so no big need to rush to get there early. The act we saw were so talented, we had a wonderful night - definitely will go back.

Visited December 2012
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San Francisco, California
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10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Great Acts But a Little Sterile”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

Just wished they had not moved from their old location, which had a lot more charm (but fewer seats). The new space is fine technically but lacks any warmth/atmosphere.

Visited October 2012
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Berkeley, California
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Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
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“Acoustic music for all tastes”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Blue Grass, country, folk music available here. Even heard a great jazz concert there last week. Famous names like David Grisman, Holly Near, Chris Williamson play this month.

Visited December 2012
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