Berkeley Ballet Theater at

The Sally Streets Center for Dance

Berkeley Ballet Theater is located at the Sally Streets Center for Dance, 1370 Tenth Street, Berkeley CA 94170 in the heart of West Berkeley’s Gilman District. As the largest growing and most diverse neighborhood in Berkeley, BBT’s home is conveniently located next to shops and amenities including a grocery store, an art supply store, and several restaurants and coffee shops.


Transportation Overview

Parking Options:
2-hour metered parking on 10th street
Unlimited, free parking in residential area one block away

Public transportation from Downtown Berkeley to Tenth and Gilman (22 min):
Take #52 bus to 9th and Gilman
Walk to 10th and Gilman

Public transportation from North Berkeley BART to Tenth and Gilman (17 min):
Walk to Sacramento and Virginia (3 minutes)
Take #52 bus to Gilman and San Pablo
Walk to 10th and Gilman

See also: #72 Bus


The following businesses are all located within a two-block radius of BBT’s new home at 1370 Tenth Street, Berkeley. Did we miss one? Let us know!


Great spots for “waiting” and light snacks

Allegro Coffee Roasters

Coffee and pastries, indoor and outdoor seating


Fair Grounds Juice Bar

Smoothies, acai bowls, fresh juices; shares seating with Allegro Coffee Roasters


Happy Donut

Unassuming spot for donuts and coffee; free wifi


Philz Coffee

Custom blended coffees, pastries; indoor and outdoor seating


Lunch, dinner, and takeout spots


Fast-food Mexican


Farm Burger - Hip burger chain using locally-sourced ingredients and serving craft beers


Meal Ticket - Mom and pop shop for breakfast (all day!) and lunch; patio in back


Lama Beans - Breakfast, lunch and dinner with changing menu and standard favorites


Picante - High quality Mexican food and drink with indoor and patio seating and curbside pickup


Sabuy Sabuy II- Thai, lunch and dinner


Sanctuary Bistro - Vegan, gluten-free, French-style; lunch/dinner/weekend brunch


Stella Nonna

Lunch through dinner W-SU, and weekend brunch


La Caille 10

Family-friendly BBQ and mexican bites and drinks in a sprawling split-level space


Whole Foods

Easy takeout for quick dinner after class!



Bounce Blowdry Bar

Custom wash and 'blow-out' at affordable prices; Closed Thursdays


Fitness Evolved

“Brain-based” custom fitness training - Open Monday-Saturday


Girls Garage

Design/building program and workspace for girls 9-13


Phoenix Gym

Women-owned gym offering bootcamps, personal training, athletic conditioning; Open Monday - Saturday



Gas station


Dollar Tree

Inexpensive home goods, party supplies, etc.


Eastern Classics

New and antique ansus and other Asian furniture and gifts


Hida Tools

Japanese tools; knife sharpening


Office Depot

Office and school supplies



Outdoor clothing and gear


Road Runner Sports

Running shoes and athletic apparel for women, men, and kids


Soccer Pro

Soccer gear and uniforms for women, men, and kids


Tokyo Fish Market

Japanese seafood specialist; also offers some dry goods



Chain drug store

BBT's "Studio 3,"  photo by Natalia Perez

BBT's "Studio 3," photo by Natalia Perez

Berkeley Ballet Theater at 1370 Tenth Street,  photo by Natalia Perez

Berkeley Ballet Theater at 1370 Tenth Street, photo by Natalia Perez