California sensibilities hold true, while the Italian touches feel authentic at Donato Scotti's newest restaurant in the Elmwood.
This café by day and wine bar by night finds inspiration from its chef's time in France.
The popular vegan coffee shop on Piedmont Avenue has now doubled in size and will expand its bakery items over the coming months.
Tertulia Coffee, Oakland's newest café, is also home to a contemporary art gallery showing the work of underrepresented artists.
Well-executed crowd favorites like Neapolitan-style pizzas and pan-roasted octopus make the newly reopened Marzano a solid neighborhood restaurant.
Elizabeth Vecchiarelli's Temescal shop stocks everything you'd need to get into to home food preservation — from vinegar casks to canning jars.
Want to get out and about on an outdoor adventure? Try dropping in to one of our favorite East Bay spots for tasty, easy and unique picnic fare.
Oakland's Hina Yakitori is the newest in a growing crop of fun, drink-friendly Japanese izakaya restaurants across the East Bay.
Stateside Bakery in Berkeley lets you relive your childhood with updated twists on treats like Twinkies and Oreos.
Benjamin Seto of the blog Focus:Snap:Eat took a first look at Shiba Ramen, the low-key, affordable ramen stall in Emeryville's Public Market.
The East Bay has seen a boom in quirky, community-focused wine shops that are expanding the way customers think about wine.
Benjamin Seto of the blog Focus:Snap:Eat took a gander at Uptown's new-ish beer garden, Drake's Dealership. He liked what he found.
Come along with NOSH as we learn about Nido's signature dish, tasajo asado y chorizo Oaxaqueno.
Howden Market is the newest upscale market in Oakland. Follow along as we explore the shop in photographs.
The East Bay is proving to be a boomtown for small-scale coffee roasters. We take you on a tour.