Kitchener Snack Bar begins construction, PieTisserie holds a grand opening, and much more in this week's Bites.
Stumptown Coffee and modern American pastries and cookies will be on the menu at the new bakery, the second for owner Emily Day.
The country's first "cat café" opens in Oakland, as does new soul food joint Zella's and Woods brewery, and Boss Burgers is coming to Albany.
There are openings galore in this week's Bites, from downtown Berkeley to Jack London Square. Get the latest East Bay food news here.
After several hurdles, including lawsuits, the owners of Berkeley's Comal have a clear path to opening a second restaurant in the city.
I am a homeowner on Russell Street just below College, and thus an Elmwood resident. A year ago, I heard that the owners of Comal on Shattuck Avenue were proposing a restaurant for the old Wright’s Garage space on Ashby and I was thrilled. It sounded like just the ticket to round out the dining options in our little neighborhood. Finally, we would have an upscale spot with a nice atmosphere and a small bar space — just what I felt had been missing.
A group calling itself the Elmwood Neighborhood Association has filed suit against a restaurant that has been approved by the city.
Downtown Berkeley has seen a major revival in recent years, with a profusion of new restaurants and much more. We round up reader favorites here.
Four Berkeley and five Oakland restaurants have made it into the newly published San Francisco Chronicle Top 100.
A group of neighbors have failed to stop a new restaurant from the owners of Comal opening in Berkeley's Elmwood neighborhood.
The new Edible Education 101 class is starting up at UC Berkeley. Now to snag one of those free tickets!
Oakland and Berkeley offer many fine spots for memorable meals and ringing in the new year on Dec. 31. We've pulled together a list.