Only one East Bay restaurant snagged any Michelin stars, but regional Bib Gourmand representation is strong.
Berkeley’s most famous restaurant now says it hopes to reopen sometime in 2022.
The prestigious guide has added several beloved East Bay restaurants to its list of affordable and excellent dining.
Bake Sum’s big opening boom; raves for black curry; more Bites.
The most exciting restaurants in Berkeley, Oakland and beyond to check out right now.
An East Bay home restaurant boom; local beer for your commute; the best torta ahogada; more Bites.
Proof of vaccination will be required at restaurants, bars, clubs, gyms, dance and yoga studios, and events with at least 1,000 attendees. Also: theaters where food or drinks are sold.
A fundraiser for Howden Market; a new chicken-free nugget; more Bites.
Workers at those businesses and several others will also be required either to get vaccinated or receive weekly COVID-19 tests.
An Oakland roaster that turns cops away; beer to support homeless pets; a remarkable BLT; more Bites.
Chez Panisse remains closed until October, so its half-century celebration is a quiet one.
Why the title “chef” is a problem; pho spot with a decisive parking policy; diner indecision about indoor meals; more Bites.
A $19 burger for Oakland, quarantine and wine in Berkeley, more Bites.
Dumpling Hours opens; MudLab struggles; more Bites.
The Golden Bull cuts its hours; Pizzeria Violetta reviewed; more Bites.
The 27-year-old Cal-Mediterranean restaurant has closed for the foreseeable future “due to a confluence of factors.”