The Hideaway's Generic Bar Food


The Hideaway's Generic Bar Food

The new Rockridge spot offers uninspired burgers and shakes rather than a distinctive point of view.


Los Carnalitos Brings a Taste of Mexico City to Hayward

The family-run restaurant features made-to-order items crafted from fresh masa, and each dish is clearly a labor of love.


Feeling at Home at Xinia's Bakery

Tucked in an unassuming strip mall, the El Salvadoran restaurant serves some of the most delicious pupusas in the East Bay.


With Cafe Réveille, the All-Day Cafe Arrives in Berkeley

The newest addition to Fourth Street offers an array of bowls, salads, and sandwiches, spiked with Middle Eastern and Mediterranean flavors, in a modern, hip setting.


At The Bird, Fried Chicken Gets the Farm-to-Table Treatment

The fast-casual restaurant specializes in fried chicken sandwiches, but the homemade ice cream taco is even better.


Homey Salvadoran Eats at El Salvador Taqueria y Pupuseria

The deep East Oakland restaurant serves far more than pupusas — but you should also get the pupusas.


Soba Ichi Serves Impressive Handmade Soba Noodles — but the Setting Complicates Things

At the Ippuku team's entry into West Oakland, find subtle flavors, remarkable craftsmanship, and long waits.


Likha Serves Refined Filipino Fare in an Emeryville Sports Bar

Find lumpia, chicken adobo, sisig, and more — made with quality ingredients and a lighter touch.


Shabu House, Hancook Offer Two Ways to Shabu Shabu

Traditional Japanese hot pot comes to San Leandro, while the Korean version finds a home in Temescal.


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