photo: Christina Mitchell

Merritt Bakery’s Chicken & Waffles

Have you ever been to Merritt Bakery?  I’ve only been twice, but this was years ago.  Both times I ordered chicken and waffles.  One...
photo: Vientian Cafe

East Bay Dishing: Vientian Cafe

I keep hearing good things about Vientian Cafe but have never been.  The restaurant serves Lao, Thai and Vietnamese cuisine, and some people say...
photo: Christina Mitchell

How to do brunch at KronnerBurger

Chef Chris Kronner has been doing the pop-up thing in San Francisco and Oakland for a while and recently opened KronnerBurger on Piedmont Avenue.  I...
lumpia company friday night eats

Local Links

Puerto Rican Food, Lumpia, Vegan Ice Cream and more! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t see them, click here. [View...
photo: Christina Mitchell

Get ready for Calavera to open sometime this Summer

Calavera is a restaurant that Chop Bar/Lungomare owner Chris Pastena is getting ready to open with Jessica Sackler and Michael Iglesias.  The Executive Chef...
photo: James Syhabout

Local Links

Tacos, Whiskey, Fried Chicken Sundays and more! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t see them, click here. [View the story...
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Caviar Delivery in the East Bay

Caviar, a restaurant delivery service, started serving the East Bay last year and since then they’ve had 1,400% monthly order growth.  This means a...
photo: Lori Eanes

Guide to East Bay Bakeries

I contributed to a piece in Oakland Magazine a few months ago and forgot to share when it first came out.  It’s a Guide...
savor oakland wine tasting flyer

Local Links

Wine Tasting, Movie Night, Free Tickets to a Jamaican Jerk Cook Off and more! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t...
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East Bay Dishing: Parlour

When the owners of Bar 355 opened Parlour about a month ago, I was intrigued: Parlour is one of the Uptown district’s newest eateries...