.Food Events

Apr 30, 2024

The Main Dish in Berkeley Headlines Food Fest

The Main Dish is the biggest event taking place in Berkeley over the POC Food & Wine Festival’s inaugural weekend. The festival’s founder, Gina Mariko Rosales, said she and the event organizers wanted to curate an inclusive weekend of events for everyone. “You want the festival tasting vibe; come...
May 10, 2023

Buss Up

Apr 28, 2021

Free the Land

Jeffrey Edalatpour reviews 'Occupy the Farm' and meditates on the evolution of both the climate change movement and the elusive remedies to 'food deserts' that plague inner-cities and remote rural areas in America today.
Nov 21, 2017

Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving

Most restaurants won’t open their doors on Thursday — a bummer if you don’t have family in the area and would rather not eat alone. For others, the prospect of cooking all day sounds like too much...
Oct 11, 2017

El Cerrito Restaurant Week

Elevation 66 is one participating restaurant. Credits: Photo courtesy of the City of El Cerrito The third annual El Cerrito Restaurant Week is billed as a way for locals to celebrate their community, but it's also a...
Oct 4, 2017

Donato & Co. Opening Party

Ravioli from the upcoming restaurant. Credits: Photo courtesy of Nadia Andreini Desco chef Donato Scotti is back with a new, more upscale venture in the Elmwood neighborhood. Taking over the former Advocate space, Donato & Co. will...
Sep 26, 2017

Hella Latina Food Pop-Up Series

The makings of chicken soup with pumpkin and corn in the Hella Latina kitchen. Credits: Photo courtesy of Leo Orleans Check out Hella Latina's pop-ups this fall for a taste of Mexican and "soul food-like"...
Sep 20, 2017

Eat Real Fest at Jack London Square

Nuttawee shows off her fruit carving skills. Credits: Photo by Mona Wong Oakland's biggest celebration of good food, Eat Real Fest, returns to Jack London Square this weekend for its ninth year. Bringing awareness to...
Sep 12, 2017

Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival in Alameda

Brisket, ribs, beans, and mac salad from The Boneyard. Credits: Courtesy of The Boneyard Alameda's west end — yes, that's the part right through the tube — is hosting a big street festival full of...
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