Bakesale Betty is justly renowned for fried chicken and coleslaw sandwiches. But they also make delicious fried chicken salad, says Morton the Mousse. Fulton chicken breast is butterflied and fried with a crispy batter, and served over house-made coleslaw. It’s a refreshing alternative to their sandwich.
Hot tip: you can always order it, even it it’s not on the menu.
Another tip: right now, they’re serving braised short rib sandwiches instead of their usual braised brisket sandwiches. These short ribs are seasonal, so get ‘em while they’re on. Also: don’t miss Betty’s lamingtons and lemon bars.
Townhouse Bar and Grill sometimes has spicy fried buffalo chicken salad, and it’s pretty good. It’s not on the current menu, but it’ll likely rotate back in soon.
Bakesale Betty [Temescal]
5098 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
Townhouse Bar & Grill [East Bay]
5862 Doyle St., Emeryville