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Old Pueblo Trolley (6 p.m.-10 p.m. Fri, noon-midnight Sat, noon-6 Sun; $1 one-way, $2.50 day pass; 520/792-1802), which runs almost to the university's main gate, connects Fourth Avenue and campus. The line runs vintage trolleys, including one from Kyoto that's urban transit and retro art piece all in one.
The B Line With both terrific baked goods and pancakes for breakfast, and a selection of Mexican entrées and pastas for lunch and dinner, it's fresh and affordable. INFO: $; 621 N. Fourth Ave.; 520/882-7575.Joel's Bistro The Sorbonne comes to the Sonoran, bringing a taste of Paris to the U of A scene. INFO: $$; 806 E. University Blvd.; 520/529-7277.
Frog & Firkin The pub's expansive patio makes it a classic kick-back-with-a-pint hangout. INFO: $; 874 E. University Blvd.; 520/623-7507.