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O Chame's New Owner; See's Candies Auction

O Chame, soon to change names and chefs.
O Chame, soon to change names and chefs.
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BERKELEY—Fans of O Chame were disappointed to hear of its closure this weekend, but it's going into good hands: longtime chef-owner David Vardy is handing over the reins to acclaimed Yoshi's chef Sho Kamio, who's leaving Yoshi's to run it. [Inside Scoop]

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO—Ever wanted to revel in the chocolatey glory of the See's Candies factory? Longtime investor Warren Buffett is auctioning off a visit for charity. [SF Business Journal]

LARKSPURFarmshop, which landed that nice Bauer review a couple of weeks back, is now open for brunch on weekends, with dishes like duck prosciutto pizza and Wise Sons pastrami with eggs. [EaterWire]

BERKELEYTake Five Cafe, a laid-back spot with Bicycle Coffee and locally-made pastries and sandwiches, will open next month. The owners are a lesbian couple who live in the neighborhood. [Berkeleyside Nosh]

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