Fri, Nov 11, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Welcome to the Mid-Week Menu, our roundup of East Bay food news.
1) Smart Alec’s Intelligent Food (2355 Telegraph Ave.), a Cal campus institution for twenty years and a forerunner to today’s ubiquitous healthy-fast-food restaurant genre, has closed due to a rent increase, the Daily Cal
reports. But, as Berkeleyside Nosh
reports, students didn’t have to wait long to find out about what some might consider to be a more exciting replacement: the first East Bay location of Super Duper Burgers
, a well-regarded San Francisco-based burger chain.