Tava Kitchen Grand Opening in Alameda – Chance to Win Free Food for One Year

Earlier this year, I wrote about the awesome new menu selection from Tava Kitchen. They changed their focus from Indian food to a mix of Indian and South East Asian inspired items. The food is still healthy and delicious as always. Now the brand is opening its third store in Alameda. At the grand opening […]

Events, Openings, and Announcements – August 2016

Off the Grid: Evergreen Moves to a Monthly Extravaganza San Jose Event Will Focus More on Community Involvement   Off the Grid is excited to announce a new, improved format for the San Jose @ Evergreen Village Square lunch event. The event currently takes place every Saturday afternoon and will become a monthly food truck […]

Events, Openings, Announcements – July 2016

Michael Mina’s Bourbon Pub Celebrate’s National Ice Cream Month with Special Desserts Who:  Bourbon Pub, Michael Mina’s casual and approachable restaurant located at Levi’s® Stadium offering whimsical plays on pub-style dishes complemented by light, healthier options, will celebrate National Ice Cream month with weekly specials created by Pastry Chef, Amy Lee. What:  Bourbon Pub will be featuring […]

Yalla Mediterranean Offers Free Meal to Warriors Fans – Monday June 13 – Fremont

UPDATE: It came to my attention yesterday after the promotion period already passed that this was actually a BOGO deal, not complimentary. I used the text that was given to me by the PR firm. At the time I posted this, Yalla’s FB page did not have any posts for the offer so I did […]

Events, Openings, Announcements – June 2016

NEGRONI WEEK at Bourbon Steak June 6-12 Photo from Bourbon Steak Bourbon Steak Santa Clara A unique evolution of Michael Mina’s award-winning, signature steakhouse, Bourbon Steak at Levi’s® Stadium is in keeping with the concept’s origins. The high-end, classic steakhouse is celebrating Negroni Week with two special cocktails:  The Discreet Charm (Beefeater Gin, Punt E Mes, Carpano […]

Pre-sale Tickets for Ina Garten: Barefoot Contessa in Cupertino in November

Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa from the Food Network cooking show is coming to Cupertino in November to promote her newest cookbook, Make It Ahead. Read the press release below for more details and an exclusive link to pre-sale tickets!— Ina Garten: Barefoot Contessa Flint Center for the Performing Arts November 18th Tickets on-sale Friday, […]

South Bay Special Menus for Mother’s Day

If you are looking for places to take your family to on Mother’s Day this weekend, here are a 3 South Bay restaurants with special menus available. The Sea by Alexander’s Steakhouse Palo Alto, CA Chef Yu Min Lin has crafted a special $45 prix fixe menu for the holiday with dishes such as the […]

Introducing Cococlectic – A Craft Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Community

Looking for a Valentine’s Day gift for your special someone? Or what’s the other name for the pesky February 14th holiday? S.A.D. – Single’s Awareness Day Introducing, Cococlectic, a craft Bean-to-Bar club featuring artisanal cocoa creations. Cococlectic is a chocolate community started by Doreen Leong, a San Franciscan with a strong penchant for craft chocolates. […]

Happening This Week – 9/16

 Here’s what I’m up to this week:   Covering Dishcrawl Campbell Tickets are sold out but you can go to the Campbell Encore event. The encore event only has 7 tickets left! Get tickets here. Managing Taste Trekkers Instagram follow @tastetrekkers Attending Taste Trekkers Conference I met Seth Resler about a year ago to record […]