Pacific Standard has set an opening date, Forage Kitchen opens, Halal Guys raises funds, and much more East Bay food news in this week's Bites.
Oakland and Berkeley's Restaurant Weeks begin Jan. 14 and run through the end of the month. Over 100 restaurants across the region are participating this year.
So much news! Openings include Herb n' Chicken, Spats, Grand Fare and Steel Rail and a whiskey distillery is on its way.
Thirty-five Oakland restaurateurs have signed a letter to Mayor Libby Schaaf protesting a rise in compost fees which could set some back as much as $11,000 a year.
Rosamunde has opened in Temescal, shock at imminent closure of Oscar's in Berkeley, and news of Giovanni post-fire