Brasa Opens in Berkeley; Angeline's Takes a Quick Break to Expand

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The new Brasa. Photo from Facebook.

Opening tonight, Tuesday February 21st, is ~BRASA~ in the former eVe Restaurant space. As previously mentioned, husband-and-wife team Christopher and Veronica Laramie converted eVe into this fast-casual spot serving Peruvian cuisine, focusing on rotisserie chicken and Peruvian street food. There is also takeout and delivery. 1960 University Ave. at Bonita, Berkeley, 510-868-0735.

Meanwhile, ~ANGELINE’S LOUISIANA KITCHEN~ is temporarily closing on Monday February 27th to get ready for their expansion into the space next door. They are expected to reopen on Monday March 5th. 2261 Shattuck Ave. at Bancroft, 510-548-6900.