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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 education and youth staff writer. I graduated from USC with a major in Spanish and a minor in jo...  (More)

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The return of Hollywood glam: Selby's to debut with steak, lobster and 'the coldest martini on the West Coast'
Jul 2, 2019 2:23 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 3,169

Make no bones about it: With white marble floors, custom chandeliers, martinis made tableside and dishes like lobster thermidor and veal marsala, Selby's is a restaurant... More
Cafe with Filipino, Chinese influences to open at Stanford July 1
Jun 27, 2019 9:57 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 2,791

The menu at Blend, a new cafe opening on the Stanford University campus on Monday, July 1, mirrors the owners' blended backgrounds.

Pork lumpia is a nod to siblings... More
Rolled ice cream arrives in Redwood City
Jun 26, 2019 9:08 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,771

Ice cream shop Rolled Up Creamery is now open at 2621 Broadway St. in downtown Redwood City.

If you're unfamiliar with the concept, Thai-style rolled ice cream... More
Martins West closes after a decade in downtown Redwood City
Jun 25, 2019 8:18 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 2,429

Redwood City gastropub Martins West has closed after 10 years of serving whiskey, haggis and scotch eggs on Main Street.

The restaurant's last day of business... More
Palo Alto, rejoice. Mike's Cafe is back.
Jun 20, 2019 4:06 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 3,305

The return of Mike's Cafe, a humble, longtime neighborhood eatery, might be one of Palo Alto's most anticipated restaurant openings of the year.

Customers and... More
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