Why Pat Brown’s is the best cafe on campus

We all know the feeling — you have an hour between classes, and you have to choose which cafe to go to on campus, a truly difficult decision. Sometimes you have to choose based on location, or sometimes based on price, but most of the time you choose based on what
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Conspiracy theories about why Ramona’s closed

Last week, tragedy struck the UC Berkeley campus as bagels and sandwiches alike were wiped from the famous Ramona’s. Now, a walk past Kroeber Fountain won’t be filled with the smell of bread-crusted mac and cheese. There won’t be any more students pushing each other for a good spot in line. Apparently,
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Where to eat when you visit Berkeley

Berkeley is home to a great many cheap and delicious eateries perfect for the student foodie. We at the Clog have compiled a list of the quintessential restaurants in Berkeley that you have to make a pit stop at during your visit to the city. While there are a lot
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Quiz: Which on-campus Peet’s is this?

Have you ever showed up to a Peet’s Coffee location with a Peet’s from a different location? We at the Clog are definitely guilty, though it’s easy to do because of the plethora of Peet’s on our campus. To test if you’re a true connoisseur of UC Berkeley coffee shops, ask
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New cafe is all about the coffee

Coffee is a big business on college campuses, and UC Berkeley is no different. As such, it should come as no surprise that there’s a new challenger on the block (or more like beneath the block). SoDoI, located on Durant Avenue (right next to Cheese ‘N’ Stuff) is the newest
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A week of doing something new every day

Classes have been going for a few weeks now, and we’re all getting into comfortable routines. But are our routines getting too comfortable? It’s nice to know what you’re doing, but variety is the spice of life. There’s a fine line between comfortable routine and monotonous existence, and with the
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A guide to themed cafes in Berkeley

We’ve all experienced Berkeley’s eccentricity first-hand. Whether it’s the always entertaining street performers or the list of random DeCals offered on campus, Berkeley never fails to have something for everyone. So it comes as no surprise that Berkeley is also home to a number of themed cafes, which cater to any
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Five Berkeley dates for less than $25

Being a broke college student is always hard, but it’s especially bad when you’re trying to woo the person of your dreams. How are you supposed to showcase your generosity by picking up the tab on a date when you can barely afford ramen? We at the Clog decided to
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How to react when your ex walks in

Sometimes, Berkeley just isn’t big enough to avoid everyone on your ever-growing list of people to avoid. Sometimes, your ex walks into Northside Cafe where you’re “doing homework,” but in reality, you’re scrolling through pictures of cute puppies. In 0.6 seconds, your mind formulates three possibilities that can occur, but
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