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Eating Out - September 9, 2011

Shop Talk

3G'S OPENS ... On Aug. 29, the new 3G's Cafe opened at 456 Cambridge Ave. in Palo Alto, with its owners eager to serve menu items with a Bolivian twist. Sisters and co-owners Gloria and Fatima Justiniano said they designed their new business with the ambition to share their culture by focusing around the traditional siesta. "In Bolivia, it's a daily routine to take a siesta (nap) and have coffee and a pastry when you wake up," Gloria said. She added that 3G's most popular item thus far is the saltena, a Bolivian meat-stuffed treat, along with yerba mate green tea.

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Posted by Cal Ave Neighbor, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Sep 23, 2011 at 3:58 pm

What is going in where Joannie's used to be on Cal Ave?

Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Sep 24, 2011 at 12:26 pm

Didn't Joanie's move to the corner, or is in the middle of doing so?

I think 3G's sounds fun! Will have to check it out.

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