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By Elena Kadvany

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About this blog: I am a perpetually hungry twenty-something journalist, born and raised in Menlo Park and currently working at the Palo Alto Weekly as online editor. I graduated from USC with a major in Spanish and a minor in journalism. Though my...  (More)

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October openings roundup
Sep 30, 2014 3:09 pm
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Fall is in the air, and so is the smell of chicken diablo, custom pizzas, falafel and French pastries. Four very different eateries – one Mexican, one Mediterranean,... More
Tout Sweet Patisserie coming to Town & Country
Sep 26, 2014 3:57 pm
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Tout Sweet, a patisserie from self-proclaimed "pastry geek" and Top Chef: Just Desserts winner Yigit Pura, has laid claim to a tiny space at Town & Country... More
Steins, sausage and spaetzle: Mountain View hosts second Oktoberfest
Sep 25, 2014 11:07 am
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For the second year in a row, a downtown Mountain View block will be transformed into a mini Munich for a two-day Oktoberfest extravaganza.

On Saturday and Sunday,... More
Opening alert: Zola, in downtown Palo Alto
Sep 23, 2014 5:33 pm
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French restaurant Zola, local chef Guillaume Bienaimé's very own restaurant, is set to open in Palo Alto Wednesday, Sept. 24.

Bienaimé has been working since... More
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