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We are totally spoilt for choice these days when it comes to places to head for a good beer and a bite. Here's a pick of some great new spots.
The answer to the question 'where to go for the best burger in the East Bay' is that we are so darned spoiled for choice!
Far West Brewing is hoping to open a craft brewery, barrel-aging facility and restaurant on Berkeley's 6th Street.
Where do you head in the East Bay when you absolutely have to have a fabulous burger?
A push to clean up and improve Sacramento Street, driven by Berkeley city staff as well as local residents and merchants, continues to gain momentum.
With more exciting new Berkeley and Oakland venues slated, there's no doubt the craft beer phenomenon is still on the upswing.
A look back at some of the best stories and biggest happenings in East Bay restaurants over the past year.
2013 was a significant year for Berkeley residents, and not only because of what happened inside the city’s boundaries. This was the year the Supreme Court ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional and declined to consider the repeal of Prop 8 — two rulings that opened the way for gays to marry one another. (Two Berkeley women, Kris Perry and Sandy Stier were the plaintiffs in the latter suit.) 2013 was also the year that sign-ups began for Affordable Health Care Act and that Congress let unemployment benefits lapse for millions, and sliced food stamp benefits. Berkeley residents were affected by all those developments. The new eastern span of the Bay Bridge opened and BART workers went on a disabling strike — twice.
An innovative new shopping development, made entirely of shipping containers, is in the works for Berkeley's Sacramento Street.
Two pre-school friends have teamed up to buy and renovate a former bike repair shop in South Berkeley to create a new neighborhood restaurant.
Two life partners yearned for a great café in their south Berkeley neighborhood, so they decided to open one.