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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain

Downtown Palo Alto seafood restaurant Sam's Chowder House has been sold to a Boston-based...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by Reader, 4 hours ago | 4 comments | 1254 Views

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Byington Winery to open Los Altos tasting room

Byington Vineyard & Winery, an idyllic 95-acre vineyard in the Santa Cruz Mountains, will open a tasting room in downtown Los Altos later this year. The...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by umam, 7 hours ago | 3 comments | 3416 Views

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Summer food-and-drink goings on

Pig roasts, Bastille Day, Silicon Valley Beer Week — summer is chock full of food-and-drink events around the Midpeninsula. Read on to fill your calendars...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by umam, 7 hours ago | 4 comments | 11076 Views

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Opening alert: Biondivino in Palo Alto

San Francisco wine shop Biondivino is opening the doors of its second...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1093 Views

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Bonchon bringing Korean fried chicken to Mountain View

A franchise of Bonchon, a Korean-born fried chicken chain, is opening in downtown Mountain View early next year. Albert Tseng, a Mountain View resident, has taken...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by Poke Lover, on Nov 28, 2016 at 9:39 pm | 11 comments | 8448 Views

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Nobu confirmed to open in Palo Alto

"It's time to put the rumors to rest," Seth McDaniels, general manager of Palo Alto's The Epiphany Hotel said in a statement. Renowned...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 13997 Views

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Olive Garden shutters in Palo Alto

The Palo Alto location of international Italian-restaurant chain Olive Garden is no more. The restaurant at 2515 El Camino Real closed on May 21, days before...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 30, 2016
Last comment by Sarah, on Nov 26, 2016 at 9:46 pm | 17 comments | 20784 Views

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Lovejoy's Tea Room coming to Redwood City

==I UPDATE: Lovejoy's Tea Room is holding a grand opening on Friday, Dec. 2, with two reservation-only seatings (2-4 p.m. and 5-7 p.m.) at $30 per person. There...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Theme, on Nov 20, 2016 at 9:15 am | 2 comments | 7393 Views

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Palo Alto's Tin Pot Creamery expanding

Palo Alto-born ice cream shop Tin Pot Creamery is expanding, with two additional locations set to open...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 14, 2016
Last comment by Sea Reddy, on Nov 18, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 11361 Views

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James Beard chef opening restaurant at Stanford Shopping Center

Marc Vetri, a James Beard award-winning chef known for launching a group of successful Italian restaurants in Philadelphia, is opening his first venture on the west...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Michelle, on Nov 17, 2016 at 5:40 pm | 2 comments | 9883 Views

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Redwood City gets Starbucks Reserve Bar

Redwood City's latest caffeine option is a new Starbucks "Reserve bar," which serves rare, small-batch coffee from the company’s first-ever...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 3, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 10, 2016 at 10:22 am | 6 comments | 6490 Views

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Kirk's Steakburgers sold to new owner

John Withers has owned Kirk's Steakburgers since 1996, when he bought the Palo Alto standby from the son of the original owner, Bill Sincere. Sincere opened...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Julia Chester, on Nov 4, 2016 at 11:51 am | 18 comments | 14748 Views

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Palo Alto's Sundance makes '100 Best Steakhouses in America' list

Palo Alto's venerable Sundance The Steakhouse has been named one of the top 100 steakhouses in the country by online-reservations company OpenTable. The...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2043 Views

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Blue Bottle Coffee founder to give talk in Palo Alto

Ever wanted to have a cup of coffee with James Freeman, founder of Bay Area third-wave coffee darling Blue Bottle? Now's your chance (sort of). Freeman will...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 6014 Views

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Michelin 2017: Madera regains its star; others retain status

The much sought-after Michelin Guide stars have been announced for the San Francisco Bay Area, with familiar MidPeninsula restaurants making the cut, plus one establishment...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 25, 2016
Last comment by Fan of TJ, on Nov 1, 2016 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 12181 Views

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Sandwich contest: Ike's Place invites high schoolers to submit ideas

Calling all Paly, Gunn and Castilleja students: Ike Shehadeh, owner of popular Bay Area sandwich purveyor Ike's Place, wants local high schoolers to send him...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by Zeni, on Nov 1, 2016 at 11:54 am | 9 comments | 4787 Views

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Palo Alto: Crawfish Fusion becomes Les Bizous

Downtown Palo Alto Cajun restaurant Crawfish Fusion...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 20, 2016
Last comment by john_alderman, on Oct 26, 2016 at 2:23 pm | 5 comments | 6135 Views

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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status

Two Palo Alto restaurants and one in Redwood City again made the Michelin guide's Bib Gourmand list, which honors eateries that serve high-quality food at an...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Reality check, on Oct 25, 2016 at 12:23 pm | 10 comments | 17674 Views

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Opening alert: Go Fish Poke Bar in Palo Alto

In case you need another local poké option, Go Fish...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2632 Views

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Izzo shutters in Mountain View

Izzo, an Asian-fusion restaurant on Mountain View's Castro Street, has closed after only five months of business, owner Frank Chang confirmed Wednesday. Chang...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Don't cry for me..., on Oct 18, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 13363 Views
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