An update on TCHO chocolate, a second Korean restaurant makes plans to open on Solano Avenue, a pasta-centric joint is headed to Rockridge, and more in this week's Bites.
Hopsy is delivering growlers of beer in the East Bay; Itani Ramen prepares to open; Swan's Marketplace has a juice bar; and where to eat at Christmas and New Year's Eve.
Oakland and Berkeley offer many fine spots for memorable meals and ringing in the new year on Dec. 31. We've pulled together a list.
Whether sipping bubbly at midnight or enjoying a mimosa with brunch, many of us will celebrate the new year with champagne glasses clinking left and right.