Welcome to the first episode of New in the East Bay, a monthly overview of the latest restaurant and bar openings this side of the Bay Bridge.
It’s been a busy year so far, with lively openings in smaller towns like Alameda and Walnut Creek. The East Bay also saw new spots specializing in underrepresented cuisines like Jamaican and Filipino. The latter is already finding eager crowds for its crispy, hand-rolled lumpia, driving early sales.
- Dish Society founders reunite for new American restaurant at CityCentre
- Atlanta restaurants: Taiwanese-American pop-up restaurant Mighty Hans serves Gato’s breakfast in Candler Park in October
- New South American restaurant and cocktail bar opens in Frome
- Sneak peek of the upcoming American restaurant in Nuthall with fried chicken, waffles, and an outdoor play area