Queue Up for Tacos at Tacos El Tucan

Get in line! If you judge a good food spot by the line out the door, Tacos El Tucan is one of the best in the Bay Area. You’ll often see folks jostling to get in the door, or waiting patiently outside to get their order. This small eatery is a favorite among locals for its authentic […]

Now Open Near The Village at Town Center: Sakana Sushi and Roll

Sakana Sushi and Roll has only been open for a couple of months, but it’s already receiving rave reviews from Kensington locals who say the fish is fresh, the service is efficient, and the dining room is clean and welcoming. Yelpers give particular praise to the restaurant’s chirashi sushi donburi (assorted fish served over sushi rice). […]

Bite Into a Chocolate Croissant at Pâtisserie Rotha

Rotha Leng studied at a pastry school in Paris beneath one of the best-known pastry chefs in the world. So he's more than qualified to helm the kitchen at Pâtisserie Rotha, which he opened in July when he realized he could no longer deprive the public of his pastries. The new shop is already attracting […]

Mr. Dewie’s Cashew Creamery: Organic Ice Cream, Sans the Dairy

Ari and Andrew Cohen know firsthand how difficult it is to find ice cream when you're beholden to dietary restrictions. The brothers follow a soy-, dairy-, and gluten-free diet themselves. In fact, they were so discouraged with the dearth of options that met their own needs that the pair decided to debut Mr. Dewie’s Cashew […]

MOD Pizza Redefines the Concept of Fast Food

The staffers at MOD Pizza enlist fresh, artisan ingredients to craft gourmet pizzas and salads in a matter of minutes. How do they accomplish this? They create everything using an assembly-line approach, allowing customers to pick and choose ingredients or adhering to house recipes. Then they toss salads on the spot or stick pizzas into […]

Enjoy Date Night at One of These Popular El Cerrito Eateries

A freshly brewed pint of beer. A hot plate of pad Thai. A multi-hued glass of Peruvian fruit juices. These are just a few of the specialties that El Cerrito’s establishments offer to anyone looking for a fresh meal or happy hour drink. With so many dining and nightlife options, while you’re living in El […]