Everyone in Berkeley, Alameda County and in six other Bay Area counties must wear a face covering when they gather indoors starting at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday.
Plus: Road testing restaurant vaccination proof procedures; love for OKO; more Quick Bites.
Every East Bay restaurant and bar that requires vaccination proof, negative testing, or other COVID-19 protections.
East Bay restaurants and bars have resorted to a patchwork of rules in the absence of official restrictions.
Plus: Berkeley’s first ever vegan food fest; a “compost” shake; more Quick Bites.
If you’re an East Bay bar or restaurant owner with new COVID-19 rules, please fill out our form.
Plus: Farley’s loses its SBA grant; ADA suits strike Alameda restaurants; more Quick Bites.
Palmetto and the Kon-Tiki will require all patrons to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.
Also: Touring Richmond’s tap rooms; the NYT on California barbecue; more Quick Bites.
The East Bay’s current COVID-19 rates would have shuttered dining rooms and bars under California’s color-coded reopening plan.
Witnesses say there were numerous fights outside the bar Saturday night.
Also: the Royal Egyptian has been robbed; Walnut Creek’s restaurant boom; more Bites.
The Kebabery is closing; Livermore Valley’s wine biz faces climate change; more Quick Bites.
Also in today’s Bites: the Freedom Farmers’ Market is back and a landlord dispute shutters Zachary’s Pizza.
A new East Bay Chick-fil-A; rebates for Alameda restaurant owners; a “best day ever” in Oakland; more Quick Bites.
One of the East Bay’s hottest pop-ups has found a permanent home in the Dimond District.