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Vietnamese Lamb Chops

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Mission in Recipes

Cozy, quiet, comfortable place with good pizza in Berkeley-Oakland area?

"Nobody goes there anymore. It's too crowded"

Yogi Berra

Cozy, quiet, comfortable place with good pizza in Berkeley-Oakland area?

Lo Coco’s
4270 Piedmont Ave
Oakland, CA 94611

Might be worth a try?

It has been several years since I have been.

New Oakland Safeway complex in Rockridge. College @ Claremont... Critiques?

What did you feel were the more shopping choices?

New Oakland Safeway complex in Rockridge. College @ Claremont... Critiques?

Just came back from my first visit...I will visit during the day before giving my full review.

Anyone else have any feedback on their experience?

Box and Bells [Oakland]

That location is cursed...not sure why...but it is!

Interesting article on "primo" Bay Area Dungeness crab!

Yes it would!

Clove & Hoof butchery and restaurant in Oakland is open!

Interesting article on "primo" Bay Area Dungeness crab!

San Francisco Style Sourdough Long Loaf?

Hey Wolfe,

I'll trade you lunch in the Rockridge/Temescal area for some of that starter?

Think it would be good for biscuits too?

San Francisco Style Sourdough Long Loaf?

Strange that no Boudin bread is distributed in Oakland or Berkeley?

Saturday breakfast spot in East Bay: Good food, Not too crowded

Good food,10:00AM Saturday,not crowded...this should be interesting?

lunch rec for East bay between hwy 92 and skyline Blvd.

Getting Indian food to go and bringing to outdoor archery range may be problematic.

lunch rec for East bay between hwy 92 and skyline Blvd.

Oakland space and science center is next door to Redwood Bowmen Archery Range.

I grew up A half mile away...there are some decent options in the area.

Here is a previous Oakland space center thread.

http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/7055...

For take out I would do burgers at Sparky's on Redwood road or burgers at Woodminster cafe.

some other options for dine in...

Monaghan's is probably the closet real restaurant...and can be surprisingly good for basic American food.

C plus to B quality

Nice Happy hour.

Monaghan's On the Hill
2820 Mountain Blvd
Oakland

http://www.monaghans-onthehill.com/

three other near by choices...

Montclair Golf

has decent food and easy parking.

http://montclairgolfshop.com/id4.html

and good Chinese take out can be found at
LY Luck Restaurant
3537 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland, CA 94602

Better than most pizza chains.

Round Table Pizza
2854 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA
(510) 336-3333

There are other options but these are "hella" close to Redwood Bowmen Archery Range.

Foie Gras Is Legal in California Again!

Yummie!

9 Side Dishes You Won’t Believe Came Out of a Crock Pot

Beans cooked in a crockpot?

I can't believe it!

Jan 07, 2015
Mission in Features
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Take-Out Recommendations on Piedmont Avenue [Oakland]

Slicer is super close...like next door.

However its just good pizza and salad.

Another great take out option is:

Gregoire
4001 Piedmont Ave
Oakland, CA 94611

Its totally set up for take out.

http://www.yelp.com/biz/gregoire-oakland

For Chinese

Little Shin Shin is good

4258 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611

Plus many people rave about

Lo Coco's Restaurant's Spaghetti and meatballs to go.

4270 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA 94611

Castro Valley Groceries?

ISO Good Banh Mi in the East Bay

Cam Huong on international has its own parking lot directly across the street.

But Saturday could still be difficult.

ISO Good Banh Mi in the East Bay

Cam Huong in Oakland is the original and best...forget the Johnny come lately pretenders.

Family Owned & Operated Since 1985

http://www.camhuong.com/

PS

I never felt a need to ask for extra meat at Cam Huong.
Their Chicken Banh Mi is made from a freshly roasted whole chicken breast de-boned in front of you for each sandwich...$3.25

Cơm Hến, Vietnamese rice with clams. Any place serving it in Eastbay?

Fantastic...thanks for the quick reply.

I'll check it out this week.

Cơm Hến, Vietnamese rice with clams. Any place serving it in Eastbay?

The dish is much more elaborate than just clams and rice.

Served with many side condiments too.

Would love to find a place in the Eastbay serving it.

Anyone seen it anywhere?

Here is more info on it:

http://vietspices.blogspot.com/2010/0...

Marrow - New in Uptown, Oakland

At least its not another "gourmet" burger joint.

Anyone else getting tired of "new" Craft Beer,Gourmet Burgers & 3rd Wave Coffee joints in Bay Area?

How did this become a "Where to drink craft beer" thread?

east bay burger with short ribs in the mix?

I know there was a place in Eastbay doing a beef and ground bacon burger too!

I'll check on that?

Tamales East Bay

Just picked up a assorted dozen @ $25
He had all flavors...that was a first.
Pork,Chicken,Cheese,Beef.
No lines
Same owner

Tamales Unicos de Cuernavaca
5751 Market St.Oakland

Tamales East Bay

Are Tamales more of a New Years tradition or Christmas?

Or both?

Recommendation for a moderately priced champagne/sparkling wine? [San Francisco]

Louis Perdrier Brut Excellence

looks like it would be great bang for the buck!

Any local Eastbay retailers?

Tamales East Bay

So Tamales Unicos de Cuernavaca is open again?
It had been closed for several months.

Same owner?