Bay Area Reopens: Food Halls Catch On With Diners, Restaurant OwnersAfter being hard-hit by the pandemic, a growing trend in the Bay Area dining scene is the popularity of food halls, which offer multiple food options for customers at lower costs for restaurant owners.
COVID: San Francisco Restaurants Prepare For Full Reopening; 'We Will Not Be The Vaccine Police'As the countdown continues to the state's lifting of COVID-19 restrictions on Tuesday, San Francisco restaurant owners are still a little nervous as they preparing for crowded dining rooms.
COVID Recovery: California Restaurants Expect Rebound To Take YearsNearly a third of California's restaurants permanently closed and two-thirds of workers at least temporarily lost their jobs as the pandemic set in more than a year ago.
Liam's List March 12: St Patrick's Day Guide To Fitness, Food, Fun, While Social DistancingKCBS reporter Liam Mayclem will be providing KPIX 5 users with a weekly tip list on how best to survive the current coronavirus outbreak. Here's his St. Patrick's Day list.
COVID 19: Strong Showing During First Weekend Of San Francisco Indoor DiningIt was bustling at many restaurants in San Francisco both outdoors and indoors, for the first time since the fall. Owners said the strong turnout gave them confidence that the Bay Area was moving in the right direction.
Kiss and Test? Expert Advice on Valentine Couples' COVID CanoodlingIn the middle of the pandemic, are the traditional trappings of a day dedicated to love safe if you're not shacked up?
San Francisco Restaurants Barely Hanging On During Latest COVID-19 Shutdown It has been exactly one month since the San Francisco Bay Area's Stay-At-Home order went into effect and as the days mount so does the financial pressures on restaurateurs who are barely hanging on.
Fast Food, Delivery Deals To Ease Tensions Of Election DayElection Day may be a stressful or emotional time for many, and a bunch of fast-food chains are stepping up with free comfort food to help you cope.
Reopening: San Francisco Becomes First Major California Urban Center To Move Into COVID-19 Reopening Yellow TierCity officials announced Tuesday that San Francisco has been elevated to the yellow tier of the state's COVID-19 reopening scale, the first major California urban center to enter the minimal level of restrictions.
COVID Reopening: Weekend Hustle And Bustle Returns To San Francisco Restaurant Scene As Indoor Dining BeginsOn Saturday night for the first time since mid-March, diners began flocking to San Francisco's famed restaurant scene to eat a meal indoors.
Bay Area Restaurants Celebrate Rosh Hashana With Special Meal KitsThe Jewish new year may look different in the age of COVID-19 but restaurants across the Bay Area are trying to preserve tradition with special meal kits.
COVID Reopening: Mayor London Breed Delivers Blueprint For Reopening Indoor Dining In San FranciscoMayor London Breed and city health officials revealed the blueprint Friday for allowing San Francisco's cash-strapped and world-renowned restaurant industry to begin limited indoor dining service by the end of the month.
Reopenings: Outdoor Dining Campaign Launched To Help Struggling San Francisco Chinatown RestaurantsThe streets of San Francisco's Chinatown, normally teeming with tourists and local residents on a typical afternoon, have been relatively empty for months during the COVID-19 outbreak and current surge of new cases.
Reopenings: Not Everyone Pleased With Closure Of Palo Alto's University Ave For Outdoor DiningOn a sunny Sunday evening, Palo Alto's University Ave. was crowded with local residents taking advantage of the city's decision to shutdown the main street to allow al fresco dining.
Reopening: California Pizza Kitchen Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy ProtectionThe California Pizza Kitchen filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Thursday as San Francisco Bay Area restaurants continue to struggle for survival amid COVID-19 restrictions prohibiting indoor dining.