Brunch at Shakewell

Christina and I were recently invited to have brunch at Shakewell, which is a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant owned and operated by two Top Chef alums,...

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Photo: OVO Tavern & Eatery This is what’s going on in the East Bay this week: Resistance, 3 Restaurants that Just Opened, and Where You...

Hina Yakitori

In Tokyo, people usually go to a yakitori (a place that specializes in grilled chicken skewers) to eat a little and drink a little,...

Donut Sundaes at Sweet Belly

Last week I wrote about my dinner at Belly and this time I have to tell you about their sister restaurant that focuses on dessert. I had...

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Photo: The E’Ville Eye News This is what’s going on in the East Bay this week: SF Beer Week, Cambodian Street Food, Events, and more!...

The New Enssaro

I’ve had some really delicious experiences at the original Enssaro through the years, so it was nice to see them expand into a larger space across...

Introducing Becca and Belly

Hi there! Allow me to introduce myself. No, this isn’t Christina, the East Bay food lover you’re used to hearing from on East Bay...

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  Photo: Drake’s Brewing Co. This is what’s going on in the East Bay this week: Beer, Curry, a new Food Tour and more! Take...

An by Chef Tu David Phu

In December, I was invited to An by Chef Tu David Phu, one of his 6 course pop-up dinners at the Golden Stateroom in Oakland....

Poke Bowls at the New alaMar

Chef Nelson German opened alaMar two and a half years ago as a seafood restaurant and I’ve had several memorable experiences there, including a really impressive...