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FEBRUARY 13, 2019
BY RYAN WALKER-HARTSHORN
New York Times
2017 Best Barbecue in the East Bay
top 10 barbecue in the U.S. 2014
CNN.com/travel Quest for the best barbecue
(CNN) -- If Daniel Vaughn has his way, he said, his newborn daughter will "teethe on a rib bone."
For 35 years, wherever he's traveled as a festival producer, Beaty said he's always been on the lookout for the best and most tender barbecue a town can offer. One of his top choices, a surprise even to him: Everett and Jones in Oakland, California. "Texas has the best barbecue, but somehow Everett and Jones migrated from the south," Beaty said.
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Mmm, could there be anything more divine than barbecued brisket, pulled pork and ribs? Here are five great East Bay BBQ places, including Everett & Jones and the new Sauced.
Posted: 5:12 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013
Mayor wages friendly NBA bet against San Antonio mayor as Warriors take on Spurs
KTVU.com and Wires
OAKLAND, Calif. —
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is offering up local barbecue if the Golden State Warriors can't hold off the San Antonio Spurs in the second round of the NBA playoffs.
In Twitter posts earlier this week, Quan and San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro said they are placing a friendly wager on the their respective teams.
If the Spurs win this series, Quan will send tasty eats from Jack London Square barbecue joint Everett and Jones, located at 126 Broadway.. Read more at http://t.co/H6ZhhvwTBY_
Oakland on top 12 list for art
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
A new list of the nation's top urban arts districts includes one you might not expect: downtown Oakland. In Oakland's case, the report emphasized the diverse scenes represented by everything from the venerable Everett & Jones barbecue to the popular Art Murmur on the first Friday of every month and the Crucible, an industrial facility noted for its "unique cyberpunk Burning Man-related crowd."
Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/place/article/Oakland-on-top-12-list-for-art-not-crime-4176169.php#ixzz2HXnrSaBb
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