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Apartment Kitchens: the good, the bad and the ugly

For the past 3 months, I’ve been searching for an apartment and it’s been really hard for a food lover like me.  I write...
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Montclair Restaurant Walk

Montclair Restaurant Walk sounds like a way to eat for a good cause.  You can stop and taste at 16 participating restaurants: Amba, Colonial...
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SF Bay Chili Cook Off

The SF Bay Chili Cook Off is a casual competition at Classic Cars West. Cooks in previous competitions have offered a traditional chili or...
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Oakland Veg Week

Oakland Veg Week encourages people to try a plant-based diet by next week.  Nine participating restaurants (Asmara, Beauty’s Bagels, Bocanova, Donna’s Tamales, Farley’s East,...
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EndGame To Add a Cafe Next Door

Because of a lack of cafes open in the evenings, the owners of EndGame, a game store in Old Oakland, decided to expand into...
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4 Ideas for Passover Dinner

What are your plans for Passover?  If you’re cooking at home, don’t be afraid to get a little help. Rockridge Market Hall will have...
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Lost & Found Beer Garden Announces Opening Date

The owners of The Layover have been working on an Uptown beer garden and they just announced an opening date: Sun, 4/20, 2 –...
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Easter Brunch in the East Bay

How do you wanna do it this year? An all-you-can-eat buffet or a three-course tasting menu? Or something in between? Here are some ideas...
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Tribune Tavern’s 1st Anniversary Party

Tribune Tavern officially opened a year ago, so it’s time to celebrate!  DJ Serg, Mr. Lucky and Juan G will be spinning, there will...
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The Barrel Room Visits a New Region Every 2 Months

Sommeliers Sarah Trubnick and Carolyn Johnson opened The Barrel Room in San Francisco in 2011.  The wine bar offered snacks, but when they added...