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PENINSULA FOODIST

An extra helping: Local restaurants unite for two days of fundraising for AAPI group

by Sarah Klearman In March, as violent hate crimes committed against Asian Americans made headlines with a horrifying kind of frequency, Steven Yen began...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Apr. 14, 2021
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The Restaurant Week interviews: 7 questions for Manuel Martinez of La Viga

by Sarah Klearman In an effort to provide diners more opportunities to support local restaurants as the Peninsula slowly reopens, Embarcadero Media's Peninsula...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Apr. 29, 2021
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Farm to canvas: Jane Kim's new (in-person) art exhibit takes on food, nature and tech

By Sarah Klearman Artist Jane Kim has always sought to showcase nature in her work. It's only natural, then, Kim said, that the focus of her latest show...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on May. 3, 2021
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Real Good Greens is half CSA, half farmers market and all local

by Heather Zimmerman Helene Zahoudanis has always dreamed of owning a farm. In her current venture, though she may not be working the land, she does help...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jun. 4, 2021
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Town & Country welcomes SF's Wildseed, a 100% plant-based eatery

by Heather Zimmerman San Francisco eatery Wildseed is bringing its diverse plant-based cuisine to the Peninsula. The restaurant plans to open its second...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jun. 17, 2021
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Teleferic Barcelona comes to Los Gatos, complete with a hidden speak-easy and an outdoor patio with mountain views

By Julia Brown ==I Maine lobster paella and tapas are on the menu at Telefèric Barcelona's newest location in Los Gatos. Photo...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jan. 28, 2022
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Meal prep miracle: Los Gatos-based Locale reimagines food delivery

by Heather Zimmerman South Bay-based Locale offers weekly deliveries of fresh produce and groceries as well as meal kits and prepared items from Bay Area...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jun. 25, 2021
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Birds of a feather: Family's Thai fried chicken eatery roosts in Palo Alto

by Sara Hayden Owner Brandon Poon's family starts fresh after COVID closed their longtime restaurant. The Peninsula has a new Thai-inspired chicken destination...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jul. 1, 2021
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Wildseed vegan restaurant puts down roots in Palo Alto

By Julia Brown ==I The Wildseed burger is made with a mushroom and spinach patty, roasted tomato chutney and chipotle aioli. Photo courtesy...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Mar. 9, 2022
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From Belmont to Belgium, Jane’s Beer Store has all the craft brews you need

After increasing their offerings during Covid, the Mountain View bottle shop is coming back strong (and sour). by Heather Zimmerman Downtown Mountain...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jul. 23, 2021
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Sushinaloa adds Mexican spice to Japanese sushi

Chefs make rolls with chipotle, chiltepin and jalapeno in Redwood City by Sara Hayden Spice-loving sushi fans have lots of flavors to sample at

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jul. 28, 2021
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2022 James Beard Awards: Chef Martin Yan receives prestigious honor

By Julia Brown ==I Martin Yan highlighting plant-based dishes and induction cooktops for holiday tables at a Nov. 7, 2021 event. Photo courtesy...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Mar. 18, 2022
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Manresa Bread brings its carefully crafted breads and flaky pastries to Palo Alto

By Anthony Shu A croissant from Manresa Bread. Photo courtesy Alyssa Papiernik. Slotting in next to recently opened vegan restaurant...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Apr. 12, 2022
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Buck’s of Woodside NFT goes for a few bucks

TeamWarren places winning bid for Silicon Valley restaurant's "digital twin" By Sara Hayden Buck's of Woodside is an institution that typically...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Aug. 24, 2021
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Two sister restaurants under one roof: Koma and Kanpai Sushi merge operations in Palo Alto

With the Menlo Park location slated for development, the mainstay family restaurant keeps its menu and staff with move to new setting By Sara Hayden After...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Sep. 9, 2021
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Five steps of flavor: Eats Meets West Bowls creates customizable fast-casual feasts in Belmont

By Sara Hayden “Oh my god, it’s so yum.” The Return of the OG Queso dish from Alpa Bhas’s Belmont restaurant, Eats Meet West...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Sep. 30, 2021
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Instagrammable eateries: The original art of Silicon Valley's photogenic restaurants

By Melissa McKenzie Can art enhance your eats? Well, we'd point to the fact that most restaurant critics include ambiance in their assessment of any...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Oct. 1, 2021
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Restaurateur behind pizza favorites Terún and iTalico sets sights on San Carlos

By Anthony Shu The storefront of Terún on California Avenue in Palo Alto. Franco Campilongo planted the roots for his Italian...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on May. 24, 2022
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By the fire: Breakwater Barbecue's beachside brisket

By Sara Hayden Across from Surfers Beach in El Granada, the team at Breakwater Barbecue is making juicy, smoky meats by the pound: pork spare ribs, pulled...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Nov. 12, 2021
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Inside Fogbird, San Mateo’s newest cocktail lounge

By Zack Fernandes ==I Operations manager and lead bartender Nikki Molinari draws inspiration from some of the central figures in the craft...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Jan. 25, 2022
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