Thursday, September 19, 2019

Food

We’ve got you covered for food-related news in Richmond, CA, including new restaurants and tasty events!

Salute's to donate 100-percent of Friday sales to assist fire victims

Local moms pampered at Salute e Vita Ristorante brunch

Menbere Aklilu was on a mission Friday, hurrying through her Mission Bay restaurant at lightening pace, meanwhile struggling to hold back tears. The owner of Salute e Vita Ristorante holds charitable Mother's Day Brunch...
Ground breaks on new Richmond Starbucks store

Ground breaks on new Richmond Starbucks store

Ground has broken on the new Starbucks planned at the corner of the Harbor Gate Shopping Center at 2175 Meeker Ave. in Richmond. Work crews told us Friday the construction might take up to four...
Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

A ribbon-cutting and grand opening event is scheduled for Monday, June 5 for Ocotes Grill, the new family-owned restaurant at 1439 23rd St. in San Pablo. The San Pablo Economic Development Corporation produced a Facebook...
Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

By Zach Chouteau Our most recent ‘The Rich Life’ outing involved a taste of one of Richmond’s newest eateries, Pizza Your Way, which debuted on April 20 at 1428 Macdonald Ave. While we may not be...
A ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft Winery tomorrow

Tickets available for first annual ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft

Tickets are now available for the first annual "Taste of Richmond" set for Riggers Loft Winery on Saturday, May 20. The event will bring a variety of locally made food and drink samples to the waterfront...
Food vendors needed for Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project

Tortas Azteca extra busy with Richmond Refinery Modernization

A lot of Richmond residents drive up and down the Richmond Parkway searching for the Tortas Azteca food truck, which despite its existence in the city for 14 years isn't always easy to find. There's...
Cinco de Mayo celebrations returning to Richmond, San Pablo this weekend

Cinco de Mayo celebrations returning to Richmond, San Pablo this weekend

Get ready for another weekend packed to the brim with Cinco de Mayo festivities in the Richmond and San Pablo communities. The fun begins Saturday, May 6, with the 12th Annual Peace & Unity Parade...
Mobile farmers' market routes resume in Richmond, San Pablo next month

Mobile farmers’ market returns to San Pablo May 1

The Freshest Cargo Mobile Farmers’ Market returns to San Pablo beginning on Monday, May 1. The “farmers’ market on wheels” sells produce from local farmers at affordable prices. Freshest Cargo will turn up in San Pablo...
Your Way Pizza opens at Macdonald Ave. and 15th St.

Your Way Pizza opens at Macdonald Ave. and 15th St.

As promised, Your Way Pizza at 15th Street and Macdonald Avenue officially opened Thursday at 11 a.m. The spacious, family-owned business promising to make pizza "your way" is operated by Bryan Rivas, his brother Eliezer...
Ocotes Grill grand opening event set for June 5

San Pablo council approves new eatery’s beer, wine permit

San Pablo council on Monday unanimously approved Ocotes Grill's permit to sell beer and wine, with members calling the new restaurant an example of the city's increasing livability. A ribbon-cutting date for the restaurant at...

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Oakland PD veteran achieving Subway dream in Richmond

A love for tuna sandwiches helped turn a veteran at the Oakland Police Department into an up-and-coming entrepreneur in Richmond. On Friday, Sept. 13, Kiesha...

Orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training in San Pablo on Sept. 25 

Job seekers are encouraged to attend an orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. The orientation will take place...

Lyft driver escapes armed kidnapper

A man has been charged with kidnapping a Lyft driver at gunpoint, but his plan was foiled by an apparent need for snacks, according...