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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.
Rockridge Food Tour tells story of a neighborhood
The new Rockridge Food Tour stands out from the pack with its focus on the neighborhood’s history and its more established food spots.
Solano Avenue: The pressure is on for North Berkeley shopping district to up its game
The Oaks Theater on Solano Avenue, photographed in September 2014. The Oaks was for decades an anchor tenant for the avenue, but it has sat empty for nearly five years. Photo: Mary Flaherty By Gill South When French-style bakery La Farine abruptly closed up shop on Berkeley’s Solano Avenue this summer, there was an outcry from […]
Zachary’s taps local talent for 30th anniversary
Berkeley designer Ian Ransley loves Zachary’s and his passion shows: he has won the pizza restaurant’s famous poster competition no less than 11 times.
Berkeley food blogger serves up gluten-free food for all
A conversation with Erin Scott, the Berkeley blogger behind the popular Yummy Supper site.
The best pizza in Berkeley? Our readers decided
Pizza from the readers’ choice of Berkeley’s best pizza joint. Read on to find out where it is. All photos: Christina Diaz Pizza from the readers’ choice of Berkeley’s best pizza joint. Read on to find out where it is. All photos: Christina Diaz Wow. Who knew Berkeley residents were so passionate about pizza? It’s […]
Where do you get the best pizza in Berkeley? You tell us
Cheese Board Pizza straight from the oven. All photos: Christina Diaz Today this space is all about cheese. And crust. And toppings. Got opinions about who turns out the best pizza in town? We know you do. So here’s your chance to share your pie picks with fellow readers. That’s right folks, today, the Friday […]
The 10 p.m. ‘I’m hungry’ dilemma
On Friday evening, after seeing the excellent Up in the Air, we were eager to get a bite to eat. Our problem: it was after 10 o’clock. As much as I love the many food choices in Berkeley, it’s a decidedly early town. It’s mystifying to me that there are people happy to go to […]