Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Bars, Restaurants Struggling With New RestrictionsThe coronavirus pandemic is prompting sweeping new restrictions on California businesses. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sunday directed all nigh clubs, bars and wineries to temporarily shut down. He's also called for restaurants to cut their occupancy by half.
Don't Miss The Drunken Film Fest At Bars In OaklandCreative director Bernadette McVerry and marketing director, Daniyel Turner talk to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the Drunken Film Festival happening at bars across Oakland.
What's Brewing On The San Francisco Bar Scene?Want to check out the newest bars in San Francisco? You're in luck: we've kept track of the freshest locations for boozy libations. Here are three recent arrivals to keep in mind the next time you're in search of a state-of-the-art speakeasy near you.
Eat, Drink, Explore: 5 New Spots In Downtown BerkeleyLooking to find out about the newest places for food and drinks in downtown Berkeley? From a vegan eatery to a seafood restaurant, read on for a rundown of the newest hot spots to open for business in this part of Berkeley.
Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill Extending Bar Hours To 4 AMGov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have extended last call at bars and taverns in nine California cities, including San Francisco and Oakland, to 4 a.m.
Ask A San Francisco Expert: Fourth Of July Cocktail RecipesWe asked - and boy did we receive - an exciting list of the tastiest, most creative (and even healthiest) cocktail recipes to make for the 4th of July holiday.
Ask A North Bay Bartender: Your Best Tequila CocktailIn Sausalito, looking through Copita's big picture window onto views of the bay or from a sidewalk table set up in the sun, cheerful crowds relax at the Mexican restaurant, Copita Tequileria y Comida on Bridgeway, just steps from the ferry dock. This is the Bay Area's hub for all things tequila.
California Bars Could Soon Push Closing Time To 4 A.M.Last call at your favorite watering hole may soon be a lot later.
Lawmaker Wants California To Allow Bars To Stay Open Until 4 A.M.If State Senator Scott Wiener has his way San Francisco will soon join cities like New York, Chicago, Key West, Las Vegas and Miami that allow bars with special licenses to serve alcohol until 4 a.m.
Denver 1st City In Nation To Allow Marijuana Use In Bars, RestaurantsDenver has approved a first-in-the-nation law allowing people to use marijuana in bars and restaurants.
Best Fourth Of July Parties In The Bay AreaSay "Happy Birthday U.S.A." at any one of these celebration bashes happening around the Bay Area this July 4th. Live it up because the holiday falls on a Friday this year, so you just may celebrate the nation turning 238 years old all weekend long.
Health Officials Warn Dogs & Breweries Don't MixCounty health officials are warning that it's against the health code to allow customers to bring their four-legged buddies along when visiting a bar or brewery.
Where To Find The Hottest Jazz In San FranciscoNo one can possibly tag 'the best,' but we can shout out a few among the threads in the rich tapestry that is the San Francisco jazz scene.
Most Stylish Nightclubs In The Bay AreaWhether it be for a girls night out, a bachelor party or just to get fancy, finding a venue to dress up for can be hard to find in the Bay Area. Here are some upscale nightclubs that enforce a stylish dress code.
Best Bars To Watch March Madness In San FranciscoHere's a look at five of the best sports bars in San Francisco to watch the 2016 NCAA College Basketball Tournament.