Michele LeProhn has lived in the Laurel for 27 years. When she opened her restaurant, she knew it would be in, and for, her own neighborhood.
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.
Kitchener Snack Bar begins construction, PieTisserie holds a grand opening, and much more in this week's Bites.
New wine shops, a Taiwanese spot in Uptown Oakland, kettle corn, BBQ and sour beer… it's a bumper week for East Bay food news.