The kao kha moo (braised pork) at Chick’n Rice in Berkeley. Photo: Sarah Han

Bites: Beer Baron is open, Michel Bistro to close, Agave Uptown free mole tasting (Nosh)
Battle of the khao mun gai: Hawking Bird vs Chick’n Rice (East Bay Express)
East Bay bakeries doing the rye thing (KQED)
Diablo Dish: Fat Maddie’s now open in Pleasant Hill (Diablo)
Oakland Eats: Pieology Pizzeria closes, Biryani Tika Kabab opens in Chinatown (Hoodline)
Oakland A’s to give plant-based burger its stadium debut (East Bay Times)