Paratha with chicken curry sauce at Grocery Café in Jack London Square. Photo: Sarah Han

Bites: Desco and Café Eugene to close, Ramen Kitchen at Bo’s, the T-Rex identity crisis (Nosh)
The year of fast-casual restaurants (East Bay Express)
Diablo Dish: Livermore ropes in range life (Diablo)
‘Sacred Wheel Cheese Shop’ going out of business (Hoodline)
Chef Syhabout unveils a Hawker spin-off in Oakland (East Bay Times)
Sláinte delivers great pub grub and beverages (Oakland Magazine)