Bay Area Restaurants Step Up To Give Back During Uncertain Times Of COVID-19 PandemicBay Area chefs and restaurateurs are stepping up to give to people in need, including furloughed employees and their families, and healthcare workers.
Cheesecake Factory Tells Landlords It Won't Be Able To Pay April Rent Amid Cornavirus UncertaintyThe Cheesecake Factory won't be able to pay its April rent at its nearly 300 locations.
Restaurants Affected By Coronavirus Ask For Support On National Takeout DayThe struggling restaurant industry made a plea to consumers to order take-out or delivery Tuesday by dubbing it The Great American Takeout.
'It's About Survival'; Businesses Resort To New Methods Due To Coronavirus OutbreakSome Bay Area residents and business owners are having to adapt to a dramatically changing landscape after coronavirus shutdowns have torpedoed their livelihoods.
Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place: Food A Major Priority On Day 2 Of Gov. Newsom's Stay-At-Home Order In CaliforniaOn day 2 of Gov. Gavin Newsom'san unprecedented stay-at-home order to help curb the coronavirus spread, many in Northern California were focusing on the basics and food was a huge priority.
Despite Lack Of Customers, Essential Businesses Still Open During Bay Area Shelter-In-PlaceWith sweeping new shelter-in-place orders in effect to help slow the spread of coronavirus in the Bay Area, many may be wondering exactly which "essential businesses" are remaining open.
Oakland Chef Offers 'Pay-As-You-Can' Caribbean Cuisine, Soothing Bush Tea During Coronavirus LockdownDuring the coronavirus lockdown, renowned chef Sarah Kirnon, owner of Miss Ollie's Caribbean Restaurant in the Swan Marketplace was offering a sliding scale menu on Tuesday, making sure her patrons were well, and well-fed.
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.
'Ghost Kitchen' Business Model Becoming More Popular Due To Food Delivery AppsThey've got everything you need to prepare the food, but "ghost kitchens" don't cater to actual customers. They're helping some eateries expand and helping others get their feet wet in the restaurant world with less overhead.
Venerable Hayward Ranch Restaurant Closes After 71 Years In BusinessThe new year will mean the end of what was once a huge East Bay restaurant chain as the Hayward Ranch rings the dinner bell one last time.
Popular San Francisco Restaurant DOSA Closes After 15 Year Run In The MissionOn Tuesday, DOSA in the Mission, a neighborhood favorite and the original of the South Indian restaurant chain, will be gone.
Some Berkeley Residents Offended By 'Gourmet Ghetto' Neighborhood NameSome are saying that “Gourmet Ghetto," the colloquial name of a North Berkeley neighborhood that's home to great and famous restaurants, is so offensive that it should be changed.
Retrial Ordered In Bias Case Against Thomas Keller Restaurant GroupA California judge has ordered a retrial in a pregnancy discrimination case brought against the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group.
Meet Chef Marc Zimmerman From Gozu Restaurant In San FranciscoChef, owner Marc Zimmerman of Ittoryu Gozu, a new restaurant coming to San Francisco talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Zimmerman about a special kind of Japanese beef they'll be serving up.
Palette Restaurant & Gallery Hosts September Dinner SeriesPalette Restaurant & Gallery's chef and founder Peter J. Hemsley talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the September Dinner Series.