The Grand Avenue restaurant is known for its meatballs, even featuring them on its special Valentine’s Day menu.
From Sichuan cuisine to prime rib prix-fixe affairs, these East Bay restaurants are open for business on Christmas Day.
From corn and roasted poblano tamales to prime rib and creamed spinach, these Berkeley and Oakland restaurants and markets that will prepare your full Christmas dinner for you — all you need to do is set the table and eat.
Sister-run farmers market fave Charlie May is opening a permanent location in East Oakland.
From a luxe hotel restaurant to a popular vegan Louisiana Creole spot, these eight places are ready for in-person dining this holiday season
Find excellent Thanksgiving dishes, meal kits and more at these Berkeley and Oakland restaurants and shops.
Egg Pals is serving up golden BECs and spicy tater tots inside Oakland’s Ramen Shop.
Cabañas Cafe serves Mexican staples, all-day breakfast and an exciting take on kurtos.
Deward Hastings, aka the Essex Street “Hot Tub Guy,” brought joy and a sanctuary for relaxation to many, though his scalding hot-water oasis wasn’t a haven for all.
Pop Wok N Drop serves wild, intense and unexpected flavors by the bag or the ball.
Everything you need to celebrate Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur in the East Bay.
State Flour Pizza Company is open in the Elmwood for dine-in and take out, with a menu of East Coast pies and plans to launch square pizza (eventually).