Super Duper Burgers Brings Artisan Burgers to Emeryville

If you asked a staff member at Super Duper Burgers exactly where an ingredient came from, they’d probably be able to point you directly to a specific producer, most likely local. For instance, the beef hails from Brandt Farms, where cows are humanely raised and fed a 100% vegetarian diet. The local Straus Family Creamery provides […]

Take Part in Emeryville’s Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup

If you enjoy the perks of living close to the ocean, give back to Mother Nature by taking part in the 2019 Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup. Every year, in honor of Earth Day, people from around the community come together to do their part for the great outdoors, at the very beaches where they enjoy the […]

Explore Artisanal Ciders at Oakland’s Redfield Cider Bar & Bottle Shop

Craft beer has exploded in popularity over the past couple of decades, and so has craft cider. The Redfield Cider Bar & Bottle Shop debuted in January with the goal of showcasing the best artisan ciders available, by the pint and by the bottle. The bar boasts an ever-changing selection of 10 draft ciders, complemented by […]

North Light Brings Books, Records and Cafe Fare to Oakland

When you want to grab a cup of coffee, a cocktail, or a new book, you can do all three at North Light. The newly opened establishment wears many hats: cafe, bar, book and record shop. The vibe you’ll experience when you visit really just depends on the time of day that you decide to stop […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the Starry Plough Pub

Can you think of any better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than listening to some live Irish music? That’s exactly what you’ll encounter at the Starry Plough Pub on Sunday, March 17th. In fact, the Irish pub hosts traditional Irish music jam sessions every Sunday night. Vocalists and instrumentalists alike are welcome to join […]

Enjoy Some Retail Therapy at Berkeley’s Fourth Street Shops

Fourth Street Shops may be a thriving hub of the community today, but it was actually born out of a failed business venture in the ‘60s. In an attempt to revitalize Berkeley’s economy, the city broke ground on a new industrial park decades ago. However, businesses failed to fill the storefronts, and it was essentially […]

Explore Modern Vietnamese Fare at Co Nam

Co Nam opened its doors in November with a menu of contemporary, upscale Vietnamese food and a modern space to match. The kitchen dishes out everything from pho to banh mi, as well as a slew of unique street foods. You can even build your own bowl of noodles, rice, or salad with your choice […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Trader Vic’s

A special menu of globally inspired fusion fare and a full bar stocked with rums from all around the world. What could be more romantic? This scene is what awaits you on Valentine’s Day at Trader Vic’s, an island-themed bar and restaurant complete with tiki torches and island cuisine. The three-course Valentine’s Day menu is a […]

Sip German Brews at Bierhaus

The team at Bierhaus is so obsessed with suds that they don’t even call their appetizers “appetizers,” but rather “beer chasers.” That’s because the small bites are specifically designed to complement craft brews. Many of the snacks are globally inspired, like the lángos, a Hungarian fry bread with gruyere cheese and sour cream, and the […]