The Vietnamese-American chef who's worked in the kitchens of Chez Panisse and Gather, wants to share the flavors and stories of the food he grew up eating at his 9-course pop-up.
Expect handblended herbal teas, house-made golden milk, reishi roast "coffee," and nourishing eats at this new café on Telegraph Avenue.
Catch up on the East Bay restaurants that opened and closed in June.
With July 4 around the corner… a sampling of Berkeley's frankfurters, plus a couple of classics in Oakland we couldn't leave off.
This week, a new BBQ joint opened in the space formerly occupied by Mixing Bowl. It's currently in soft opening mode.
Oakland dominates this week's food news, with openings and a Korean pop-up to try this week.
Plus: Update on Grease Box, a New Holland herring fest and a Sunday pig roast.
Breakfast sandwiches. Fried chicken. Dive bars. Vegan comfort food. Pizza. Nigerian stew. It's all there and more in two neighborhoods in Oakland's lower hills.
Changes are afoot in Uptown Oakland on Broadway, including the closure of Southern restaurant, Picán, which is serving its last meal at this space on Sunday, June 11.
Japanese udon chain, Marugame has its eyes on downtown Berkeley, while Oakland's Timeless Coffee is set for the Elmwood.
We visited five shops in Berkeley and Oakland serving up some of the East Bay’s best donuts.
The theme for May is delayed reopenings. Find out which East Bay restaurants opened, closed and are yet to come.
The coffee roastery-cafe and the sustainable butchery-restaurant will join the culinary offerings at Jack London Square