photo: Christina Mitchell

Office Lunch Ideas: The Town Kitchen

I’ve been following The Town Kitchen on social media for a while, but just happened to meet one of the founders, Sabrina Mutukisna, at...
photo: Starline Social Club

Local Links

This is what’s happening in the East Bay this week:  Brunch, Beer, Fried Chicken and more! Take a link at the links below.  If...
photo: Christina Mitchell

Vegetarian Lunch Ideas: Oasis Grill

Oakland’s Oasis Grill (not to be confused with restaurants of the same name in Berkeley and SF) is a Middle Eastern restaurant on Grand...
photo: Brenda Ton

Local Links

Cider, Cocktails, Urban Wine Xperience and more! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t see them, click here.   [View the...
photo: Mamacitas Cafe

Get Ready for Mamacitas Cafe to open Brick and Mortar in Downtown Oakland

Renee Geesler and Shana Lancaster opened Mamacitas Cafe last year as a mobile cafe and just celebrated their 1st anniversary.  They wanted to start...
photo: John Storey

Local Links

Sake, Burgers, Bartenders and More! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t see them, click here. [View the story “Local Links...
photo: Christina Mitchell

Go to Miss Arepita for Delicious Street Food

I’ve been following Miss Arepita on Facebook for a while and finally got the chance to meet chef-owner Carolina Abolio last month at Locally...
photo: Cafe Santana

Cafe Santana is coming to the Laurel

When I was walking on MacArthur one day, I noticed that my neighborhood is getting a new coffee shop.  Cafe Santana is taking over...
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Local Links

  Pop-ups, beer, last chance for tamales and more! Take a look at the links below.  If you can’t see them, click here.
photo: Christina Mitchell

Alamar is one of the Best New Restaurants in Oakland. Here’s Why.

Alamar opened last year and I was lucky enough to be invited to the preview party.  If you want to watch the quick video...