Openings

Wise Sons Has Bagel Dawgs

Dissatisfied in their quest to find the perfect bagel, Wise Sons‘ Evan and…

 

Barvale Is Back of the House’s Tapas Project

“There was nothing but olives and potatoes!” screams every disappointed vegetarian who…

 

Salt & Straw and Wise Sons Open in Hayes Valley

Salt & Straw, the Portland-by-way-of-Los-Angeles ice-cream shop with flavors like almond brittle…

 

Belden Alley Welcomes the Open-Til-4 a.m. Toy Soldier

There’s been a lot of hubbub these days about whether or not…

The Periodic Table, a Sake Bar and Taproom, Now Open in Emeryville’s Public Market

Emeryville’s Public Market has gotten a 21st-century upgrade over the past few…

Thai Street Food Comes to Berkeley, with Chick ‘N Rice

Meandering down the streets of Thailand, the aromas of grilling meats, fragrant…

Norcina Brings Italian to Waterfront Plaza

With Pier 39 attracting gaggles of tourists hungry for clam chowder filled…

MINA Test Kitchen Launches Mexican Concept, Mi Almita

Michael Mina’s name is practically synonymous with San Francisco cuisine. With four…

Welcome, Paradise: Paradise Park Cafe Now Open in Oakland

Every neighborhood needs a solid cafe. The kind where you can bring…

Degrees Plato Hops into Oakland’s Laurel

On a recent Saturday night, a woman opened the door at Degrees…