The dining room at Bix. Photo courtesy of Bix.
Starting this Wednesday October 19th, you can swing by ~POSTRIO~ for a new series of Wednesday night pizza parties filled with a selection of pizzas and appetizers (think chicken wings, calamari) all under $10; beer and wine also available. 4:30pm-close. 545 Post St. at Taylor, 415-776-7825
~PALIO D’ASTI~ has launched a gluten-free menu, available at lunch or dinner, with choices like gluten-free pastas and polenta.
A tip on Chowhound announces a new five o’clock menu at ~PAISAN~ in Berkeley, with a selection of $5 cocktails and a $5 margherita pizza (limit one pizza per person). 2514 San Pablo Ave. at Blake, Berkeley, 510-649-1031.
And on Monday nights, Oakland’s ~CHOP BAR~ is doing a Monday night special: a three-course prix-fixe meal for $30 (arugula salad or soup, meatloaf or vegetarian pasta, and bread pudding or pecan pie), which includes a glass of wine. 247 4th St. #111 at Alice, Oakland, 510-834-2467.