Artisan cocktails and foodie-approved offal in Berkeley

Done up shabbily chic with chipped paint walls, gas lamp-style chandeliers, and lots of rough, exposed wood, RB's sick of Oakland getting all the foodie hype. The chef/owner (formerly of Venus and Happy Belly) is claiming a deep list of fresh fruit-packed artisan cocktails, and whole hog, Cali-style dishes like crispy fried pig ears with garbanzo beans, and grilled Lucky Dog Ranch Beef Heart, which pairs beautifully with some '67 Safe as Milk.