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Calavera takes full advantage of its 18-foot ceilings with a towering, mezcal-filled bar. Photo: Alix Wall

Eat grasshoppers with your mezcal at Calavera

Calavera, Uptown Oakland’s newly opened Mexican joint, is serving up everything from housemade tortillas and 35-ingredient mole to crisp, fried grasshoppers and cocktails with Oaxacan “salt air.”

Little Giant Ice Cream launched in Uptown August 7. Photo: Little Giant/Facebook

Bites: Little Giant launches, Ramen Shop expands

Uptown Oakland gets an ice cream shop, Rockridge’s Ramen Shop expands (and adds more whiskey), The Lodge is headed to Piedmont Avenue, and much more East Bay food news in this week’s Bites.