Ms. Barstool visits James Syhabout’s latest venture, a cocktail lounge extension of his two-Michelin-star restaurant.
This Temescal watering hole with a loyal, diverse clientele, was a sports bar before sports bars were a thing.
Our Ms. Barstool visits Piedmont Avenue’s Kona Club to find expertly prepared tiki cocktails and quirky decor.
Ms Barstool finds that Prizefighter, located in what used to be known as Butchertown, fits right in with the industrial feel of the neighborhood.
These cozy, boozy hot seasonal cocktails — flavored with nutty and spicy flavors — will warm you up from the inside out.
In our latest installment from our cocktail columnist, Ms. Barstool, we visit the bar at Limewood, the new restaurant in the Claremont Hotel.
A plea to grocery stores: please don’t lump Passover, Hanukkah and “generic Jewish stuff” all together with some outlier tea biscuits.
Good cocktails, great views of Lake Merritt, and owners who are community conscious: Sidebar Oaktown offers a nice mix.
If, like Ms. Barstool, you’ve missed the bar at the back of pizzeria Boot & Shoe Service, hurry down to Grand Avenue to see creative cocktail making in action.
Ms Barstool says sipping a Tipsy Turvy at the Tribune Tavern, an environment rich with local history, is a highly recommended way to spend an evening.
Ms Barstool went to Revival Bar & Kitchen in Berkeley looking for a pick-me up. She got more than she bargained for with bartender Justin’s Corpse Reviver (with a Nordic twist).