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Splurgiest Baked Treat

As if croissants weren't already luxurious enough with their layers of laminated, butter-filled pastry,...

Thriftiest Baked Treat

Want to bring in some baked goods for the office, but tired of the...

Best Variety of Fruit Beers

Sour beers have carved out their own niche in the mainstream beer market in...

Best Friday Coffee Prices

There are plenty of things to love about Bicycle Coffee. There's the fact that...

Best Way to Spread Compassion With Burritos

Kira Clarence was tired of walking past her unhoused neighbors and looking the other...

Best Pay-What-You-Can Meal Option

Thanks to its selection of traditional Chinese teas, herbal teas, kava, and gluten-free food...

Best New Taproom at Which to Sip German Ales

Oakland's craft beer scene has blown up so much in recent years that there's...

Most Luxurious Crab Cake Benedict

Nobilis bills itself as a "finer diner," and that's exactly what you get: diner...

Best Tropical Tiki Splurge

If you can't quite afford a trip to a remote island, how about a...

Best Chicken And Waffles On The Go

Chefs Mayra Velazquez and Justino "Tino" Perez started Xingones as a way to showcase...

Best Late-Night Refuge for the Ravenous

If you are a UC Berkeley student, or any other person who consistently stays...

Best Value for a Seafood-Based Brunch

There's a reason why crowds line up at La Grana Fish every Saturday and...

Best Place to Make Your Sweet Plantains Savory

What's not to like about sweet plantains? With their pleasing, starchy texture and softness...

Best Decadent Cheesecake

The online menu for Caffè Chiave doesn't even mention its cheesecake, but the dessert...
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