Spending time in the University? Get to know this Stockton neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a barbecue joint to a Greek joint.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in the University, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Fat City Brew & BBQ
Pub and brewery Fat City Brew & BBQ, which offers barbecue and more, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 1740 Pacific Ave., 4.5 stars out of 286 reviews.
Start off with an appetizer like junk nachos with choice of meat and the works, a slider basket or chicken wings before opting for a heartier entree such as a two meat plate with two sides or a pulled pork sandwich.
2. Fork It
Fork It, a New American spot that offers burgers, sandwiches and more, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 119 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2535 Pacific Ave., Suite A, to see for yourself.
Score a breakfast sandwich like The Hang Over with bacon, ham, sausage, egg and cheese or Just the Basics with veggies, egg and cheese. Breakfast burritos are also available in the morning. For lunch, check out The Tip with trip tip, lettuce, onion, tomato, mayo and mustard, or The Big D with ribeye, bacon and melted cheese. (Here's the menu.)
3. Go Falafel Greek Food
Check out Go Falafel Greek Food, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 138 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Mediterranean and Greek spot at 236 W. Alpine Ave.
This restaurant features a variety of different fare options, including salad, wraps, fries, platters, kebabs and desserts. Look for specific menu options like a Greek salad with romaine lettuce, tomato, onion, cucumber, feta cheese and red cabbage. (Check out the full menu here.)