In this week’s food news, KronnerBurger debuts on Piedmont, Berkeley’s Tap Haus opens, Temescal’s Kingfish Pub sets an opening date, and much more.
Bites: What’s new in East Bay food
Starline Social Club, Hella Vegan, Pho Ao Sen
Oakland’s historic Starline Social Club re-opens, Red Bay Coffee launches a Kickstarter, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Shiba Ramen, KoJa Kitchen to Public Market
Emeryville’s Public Market announces the addition of two new restaurants, Shiba Ramen and KoJa Kitchen. This and much more in this week’s Bites.
Millennium on for Rockridge, Vampire Penguin
Vampire Penguin begins build out, Teazzert opens in Alameda, Oakland Juice and Co. makes cocktails, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Rec Room, Octopus Literary Salon opening
The Octopus Literary Salon and The Rec Room are close to opening, Juhu Beach Club turns two, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Oakland raises minimum wage, more news
Oakland raises its minimum wage to $12.25, prompting many changes at local restaurants, Mr. Espresso wins an SCAA award, and much more in this week’s Bites.
PieTisserie, Kitchener Snack Bar, more
Kitchener Snack Bar begins construction, PieTisserie holds a grand opening, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Johnny B’s, Habit Burger Grill open, more
Johnny B’s, The Burger Habit Grill, Simply Bowl open, Yolo Berry closes, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Haven re-opens, Kingston 11 shines, more
Daniel Patterson’s Haven re-opens tonight with a new menu, Oakland’s Kingston 11 gets Michelin’s attention, and more in this week’s Bites.
Box and Bells closes, Haven on pause, more
James Syhabout’s Box and Bells has closed, Daniel Patterson is rethinking Haven, and much more in this week’s Bites.
Alameda boom time, Homeroom To Go, more
It’s all happening in Alameda with openings galore; while Downtown Wine Merchants and Homeroom To Go have launched in Oakland.
Iron Pan, The Branch Line, La Marcha, more
This week: New restaurant news in Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville, and a round-up of holiday events.