What’s Your Favorite Roast at The Ubuntu Coffee Cooperative?

The Ubuntu Coffee Cooperative takes its name from a South African philosophy of harmony. "Ubuntu" refers to the belief that success comes second to compassion and love for others. That's why this small coffee-roasting cooperative only prepares Fair Trade coffee, ensuring that workers around the world are compensated appropriately and treated well. They also opt […]

Tip Back a Cold One at Hometown Heroes East Bay

If you haven't been to Hometown Heroes East Bay, which opened at the beginning of June, you're missing out—and not just on artisan cocktails. The friendly community sports bar serves innovative Filipino fare from brunch to happy hour, so it's always a good time to meet friends for a few drinks and the unique noshes. […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Trader Vic’s This February 14th

If you want to celebrate the love between you and your significant other in a special way, reserve a table for Valentine's Day at Trader Vic's. On Wednesday, February 14th, the eatery will offer a special three-course menu from 5 to 11 p.m. It boasts everything you need for a romantic evening. Start your meal […]

Honor Kitchen and Cocktails: Comfort Food with a Contemporary Twist

Honor Kitchen and Cocktails seeks to honor the tradition of Southern comfort food but always with an inventive and contemporary twist. The Bucket O' Yard Birds is the most popular menu item, and it might just exemplify this move back to childhood favorites with modern techniques in mind. It's a smorgasbord of buttermilk-fried chicken with […]

The Culinary Scene in Emeryville Includes Pizza, Burritos and Much More

Living in Emeryville means you’re close to museums, historical sites, and spots designed for family fun. But these all seem to pale in comparison to the culinary scene in the city, which is constantly growing and evolving. Since there are so many restaurants in Emeryville for you to pick from, you might need some help […]