Savory bread pudding at Hopscotch in Oakland. Photo: samayou kodomo

Tucked away novelties at Lush Gelato (Daily Cal)
Venga Paella en route to Oakland (Inside Scoop SF)
The Hog’s Apothecary nears in Oakland (Inside Scoop SF)
Monday was the day that Oakland’s Disco Volante died (Inside Scoop SF)
Disco Volante closes Monday, new bar openings in the Temescal  (LOAKAL)
Berkeley’s Off the Grid returns Monday (Off the Grid)
SpoonRocket’s meal delivery in a flash (Chow)
A DIY cheese tour of the North Bay (Chow)
How many cups of coffee per day are too many? (KQED)
T-Rex to hold pig roast and luau Wednesday (T-Rex)
Alice Waters describes new Chez Panisse post-fire (Patch)
Kain’bigan, Filipino fare in Oakland (Eater SF)
Oakland’s Disco Volante is shutting down (Eater SF)
Top Chefs turn to Kickstarter to open Shakewell Bar and Kitchen in Oakland (KQED)
BUILD Pizzeria Roma, where everything tastes of happiness (Daily Cal)
So you want to start a food business (EBX)
Feeling Lucky (EBX)
The best international breakfasts in the East Bay (EBX)
Piedmont Avenue Dishcrawl (Our Oakland)
Pretty Coffee: Coffee competition at Local 123 (Dorothy Brown Photography)
Apples near campus (Daily Cal)
First Look: Desco’s regional Italian arrives in Old Oakland (KQED)
Meet the designer behind Verve Coffee’s NorCal merch swag (Sprudge)

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