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Michelin’s 2021 guide to California honors 20 East Bay restaurants as exceptional, affordable spots
An Oakland restaurant snagged the East Bay’s lone Michelin star, but regional Bib Gourmand representation is strong.
Michelin adds 9 East Bay spots to its Bib Gourmand list of exceptional restaurants
The prestigious guide has added 4 popular Oakland restaurants to its list of affordable and excellent dining.
The East Bay’s 13 freshest restaurants for September 2021
The most exciting restaurants in Berkeley, Oakland and beyond to check out right now.
Alameda County keeps mum on restaurant vaccination mandate
An East Bay home restaurant boom; local beer for your commute; the best torta ahogada; more Bites.
The origins of Oakland’s enormous 15-inch ‘super’ burrito remain a mystery
Why the title “chef” is a problem; pho spot with a decisive parking policy; diner indecision about indoor meals; more Bites.
The East Bay’s 13 freshest restaurants for August 2021
The most exciting restaurants in Oakland and the rest of the East Bay to check out right now.
Oakland’s infamous dog diaper McDonald’s has settled with workers
The Golden Bull reopens; Pizzeria Violetta reviewed; and other Nosh updates.
Why it’s legal for East Bay restaurants to require vaccinations
An East Bay ax bar; a new chef for Downtown Wine Bar; more Quick Bites.
Alameda and six other Bay Area counties mandate mask use as of Aug. 3
Masks will be again be required indoors in Oakland and across the Bay Area starting at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Help Nosh make a list of East Bay restaurants and bars requiring proof of vaccination
If you’re an East Bay bar or restaurant owner with new COVID-19 rules, please fill out this form.
Local coffee company Farley’s loses its SBA grant
Plus: Howden Market in Uptown Oakland struck by a car and damaged; more Quick Bites.
2 Oakland restaurants will ban diners who don’t bring proof of vaccine or negative COVID test
Palmetto and the Kon-Tiki will require all patrons to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.
An upcoming Temescal wine shop promises ‘party food’ and weekend pastries
Also: Touring Richmond’s tap rooms; the NYT on California barbecue; more Quick Bites.
Bay Area health experts caution against indoor dining and drinking as COVID-19 cases spike yet again
The East Bay’s current COVID-19 rates would have shuttered dining rooms and bars under California’s color-coded reopening plan.
AlaMar reopens its dining room with a fresh new menu
Also: the Royal Egyptian has been robbed; Walnut Creek’s restaurant boom; more Bites.
Alameda residents lose fight against reportedly profane bar patrons
Plus: Oakland restaurant The Kebabery will close for good on Sunday; Livermore Valley’s wine biz faces climate change; more Quick Bites.
Popular California-Salvadoran pop-up Popoca is opening an all-day cafe and bar in Oakland
One of the East Bay’s hottest pop-ups has found a permanent home in the Dimond District.
Oakland residents fret over plan to rename The Uptown Nightclub
A “best day ever” in Oakland; rebates for Alameda restaurant owners; more Quick Bites.
East Bay diners may remain unmasked, for now
Homestead is selling off much of its kitchen ware; Snail Bar has opened; more Quick Bites.