We picked some of our favorite melt-in-the-mouth, messy sandwiches. Now tell us where you go for yours!
The Cook and Her Farmer
La PanotiQ, McDonald’s, Genova Deli, more
Elmwood’s location of La PanotiQ and the downtown Berkeley McDonald’s are both getting close to their opening days. These details, and much more East Bay food news, in this week’s Bites.
East Bay Restaurant Week specials begin Thursday
Oakland and Berkeley’s Restaurant Weeks begin Jan. 14 and run through the end of the month. Over 100 restaurants across the region are participating this year.
East Bay restaurants adapt to new minimum wage
The effects of new minimum wages are causing a ripple effect of changes across the East Bay restaurant scene.
Westbrae Biergarten, The Cook and Her Farmer
Berkeley’s hotly anticipated Westbrae Biergarten has soft opened, Old Oakland’s The Cook and Her Farmer is live.
Galeto, BarLago, Bissap Baobab, Sunday Suppers
It’s all happening on Oakland’s Grand Avenue, and Charlie Hallowell is giving back to the community big time.
Swan’s Marketplace: Oakland’s new gourmet hotspot
The popularity of Swan’s Market, built in 1917, has waxed and waned over the years, but now, with popups and a wave of new restaurants, it’s most definitely in.
What’s new, what’s hot, what’s happening, VII
Ethiopian coffee shop Anfilo has opened in Oakland, and sour beer brewery The Rare Barrel is on its way to Berkeley. This and more food news in Bites.
What’s new, what’s hot, what’s happening, I
New restaurants and bars, plans afoot by food entrepreneurs and chefs, launches and celebrations: all the latest edible news from the East Bay for our fellow gastronomes.