Tacos El Autlense at the Hotsy Totsy in Albany. Photo: Jeremy Brooks/Flickr

Phat Beets events (East Bay Express)
Local closes, Boss Kat Kitchen, Wing Man & Diamond Dogs open, more (Hoodline)
‘I had a meatmare’: Why flesh haunts the dreams of vegetarians (Grist)
Alameda looks at banning plastic utensils, lids, straws at restaurants (The Mercury News)
Pompette finds its way in Berkeley (SF Chronicle)