Our biggest stories of the year included Berkeley wine crime, a rash of restaurant closures, the release of the Nosh Guide, and more.
Restaurants in both Berkeley and Oakland are closing due to labor shortages and increased operating costs.
Emeryville Public Market has announced exciting new tenants, two East Bay restaurants are opening tomorrow, and much more food news in this week's Bites.
The baking-based job-skills program is currently building out its new kitchen and classroom space on Berkeley's University Avenue.
Highly anticipated North Oakland restaurant Salsipuedes is now in soft opening mode, an exciting new bakery opens in Alameda and much more food news in this week's Bites.
The effects of new minimum wages are causing a ripple effect of changes across the East Bay restaurant scene.
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.
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.
Victory Burger, a new venture from the good folks behind Actual Café on San Pablo Avenue, will open imminently, says Sal Bednarz, owner of both operations.