Bauer speaks: Rivoli thrives

Chronicle food editor Michael Bauer returns to one of his favorite restaurants today, Rivoli in Berkeley, where he finds the food is “complex, but homey”, the veteran staff are well-trained, and “desserts remain some of the best in the Bay Area”.

Read his full report here.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside. Email: