This month, nearly 20 new restaurants, bars and cafés opened in Berkeley, Oakland, Albany and Alameda.
The automatic restaurant chain has closed five locations to re-focus on bringing its technology to other eateries.
Big changes are headed to Telegraph Avenue, as Smart Alec's is set to be replaced by Super Duper Burger. This news and more, in this week's Bites.
At its first East Bay outpost, Eatsa offers diners quick-serve, nutritious meals at fast-food prices with no humans in sight.
Berkeley is getting an Eatsa, Grand Fare is finally reopening, a couple of new coffee projects have launched Berkeley, and much more East Bay food news in this week's Bites.