Welcome to San Ramon
Urban and peaceful, with excellent dining options
San Ramon is a gem in California's crown and a beautiful residential space that draws its share of tourists. This elegant community has excellent amenities for residents, including great schools and vibrant parks, top-notch restaurants, and access to upscale shopping centers. The reliably sunny weather and cheerful atmosphere make San Ramon particularly popular among professionals and young families who work or commute daily to the surrounding cities. Plus, with many community events and festivals that take place throughout the year, there are many opportunities to get into the spirit of San Ramon.
What to Love
- A peaceful vibe
- Convenient access to Silicon Valley
- Access to excellent shopping and dining
- Friendly locals
With everything from farmer's markets to luxurious steakhouses, San Ramon has something for everyone to experience and enjoy. The local lifestyle here is laid-back yet prestigious, and many residents have been calling San Ramon home for years. Others, primarily young families with children, are flocking to the area to enjoy the many fine amenities available to locals.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
The City Center Bishop Ranch
is a spacious public square where residents and locals gather to enjoy shopping and dining options. Retail storefronts include notable boutiques like Alys Grace (a women’s fashion staple), Anthropologie, and Pottery Barn. Beverage-wise, shoppers favor Philz Coffee in the A.M. and Fieldwork Brewing Company in the P.M. There's also a movie theater for those wishing to catch the latest flick.
is a must-visit for anyone who loves delicious baked goods, with a cookie menu that changes every week, while LB Steak
is a prime destination for those who are craving a hand-cut steak and all the savory sides you could hope for.
Things to Do
Widely considered one of the best festivals in the East Bay area, the Art and Wind Festival
(not art and wine!) in San Ramon invites locals to get out and fly a kite while enjoying tasty treats from local vendors. Central Park
is a beautiful open-air park with a playground, community center, and skate park. The Iron Horse Regional Trail
is a peaceful pedestrian way where you can exercise or get inspired amid the beauty of nature.
Head to the Canyon Lakes Golf Course
to enjoy beautiful views and great amenities, or discover a wealth of excellent benefits at the Crow Canyon Country Club
, a community staple in San Ramon for years. Crow Canyon members enjoy onsite restaurants and bars with hearty fare and regular events. Another acclaimed (and exclusive) option is The Bridges Golf Club
, just east of Canyon Lakes. The Bridges features an immaculate championship golf course and restaurant serving Californian cuisine.
San Ramon is served by the San Ramon Valley Unified School District and features such great schools as: