Recent Stories

  • Nido, Doc’s Refresher, Adeline Collective, more

    In this week's Bites, Handlebar changes its name to Doc's Refresher, Nido plots a new restaurant, a socially-conscious Southern restaurant gets ready to open in Emeryville, and much more.

  • Handlebar and Bacano Bakery closures, more

    Two big closures to announce this week. Berkeley's Handlebar will shutter at the end of the month — but it will reopen. Emeryville's Bacano Bakery, however, is closed permanently.

  • NOSH neighborhood guide: Berkeley Warehouse

    In the fourth of our neighborhood eating and drinking guides, we zoom in on the Berkeley Warehouse District — named by us, and we think it works pretty well!

  • Food trucks expand to bricks and mortar

    Thanks to the popularity of Off The Grid, food trucks have gained loyal customer bases and several are now looking at becoming full-fledged restaurants.

  • Shop Talk: The ins and outs of Berkeley businesses

    SLIVER PIZZERIA Sports bar and restaurant Sportivo at 2132 Center St. in downtown Berkeley will not be renewing its lease and plans to close on Dec. 15. Sliver Pizzeria is moving into the space and expects open in January 2013. Sliver says it plans to “use the freshest and finest quality ingredients on our pizza as a means to promoting human health and empowering the fight against human trafficking around the world.” Sliver Pizzeria, 2132 Center St.