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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto

Shake Shack, the burger darling of the East Coast, is coming to Palo Alto this fall. Shake Shack announced on Tuesday that it will be opening at Stanford Shopping...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by resident, 4 hours ago | 16 comments | 4161 Views

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Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen nears opening in Los Altos

When Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen opens in Los Altos, it will become the only restaurant in the country cooking from a wide range of water buffalo products, owner...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Nancy Bremeau, on Jan 17, 2018 at 10:50 pm | 1 comment | 4455 Views

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1 Oz. Coffee opens in Mountain View

A new coffee shop is slinging espresso drinks and pastries at 650 Castro St. in downtown Mountain View. 1 Oz. Coffee opened in Suite 130 in early January, said...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 16, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2371 Views

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Coffeebar opens in Menlo Park

Menlo Park now has a new caffeine option: Coffeebar, which soft opened this morning, Wednesday, Jan. 10, at 1149 Chestnut St. The Menlo Park cafe is the first...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 10, 2018
Last comment by coffee fan, on Jan 15, 2018 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 5929 Views

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Opening alert: State of Mind Public House and Pizzeria in Los Altos

Pizza, craft beer and arcade games are on tap at State of Mind Public House and Pizzeria, which soft opened in Los Altos on Wednesday, Jan. 10. The 101 Plaza...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:39 pm | 3 comments | 2655 Views

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Peninsula cafes respond to Four Barrel Coffee sex-misconduct allegations

At least one Peninsula cafe has decided to stop serving Four Barrel Coffee in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations made against the San Francisco company's...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 7, 2018
Last comment by charles reilly, on Jan 11, 2018 at 8:02 pm | 8 comments | 2409 Views

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Protégé Restaurant eyes February opening in Palo Alto

The owners of the forthcoming Protégé Restaurant in Palo Alto are at once set apart by and, they believe, misunderstood by their culinary credentials. Dennis...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Jan 10, 2018 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 3579 Views

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Palo Altans to open Hellenic restaurant

Two veterans of the local culinary scene who met at Evvia Estiatorio in Palo Alto 10 years ago are finally pursuing a decade-long dream of opening their own restaurant. Thanasis...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by George, on Jan 7, 2018 at 7:45 pm | 7 comments | 7526 Views

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Opening alert: Chang'an Artisan Noodle in Mountain View

A Chinese noodle shop has replaced the popular Kumino on Rengstorff Avenue in Mountain View. Chang'an Artisan Noodle soft opened at 580 N. Rengstorff Ave. in...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by Jim Cochran, on Jan 6, 2018 at 8:49 am | 2 comments | 2827 Views

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Verve Coffee to open in Palo Alto

Santa Cruz's Verve Coffee Roasters is coming to Palo Alto. Verve has taken over 162 University Ave., which was most recently occupied by Black Diamond Sports....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Gary's Old Town Tavern, on Dec 27, 2017 at 10:39 pm | 4 comments | 3712 Views

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La Panotiq shutters in Mountain View

Facing increasing competition on Castro Street and a prohibitively small space, La Panotiq closed its downtown Mountain View cafe on Nov. 22. Paulette Trauty,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Kevin Foley, on Dec 23, 2017 at 7:27 pm | 7 comments | 5607 Views

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Szechuan restaurant replaces Les Bizous in Palo Alto

In the past two years, 423 University Ave. in Palo Alto has been home to not one, but now three restaurants. First, Cajun eatery Crawfish Fusion

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 19, 2017
Last comment by Lynn, on Dec 22, 2017 at 10:03 pm |
6 comments | 4966 Views

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Palo Alto's longtime La Morenita to shutter

After 23 years of serving Mexican food in downtown Palo Alto, La Morenita will close on Friday, Dec. 29, co-owner Miguel Reveulta confirmed Wednesday. Revuelta,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 20, 2017
Last comment by Richard, on Dec 22, 2017 at 8:01 am | 2 comments | 4204 Views

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Song Pa Korean Cuisine closes in Mountain View

Downtown Mountain View Korean restaurant Song Pa has closed. The owners, a family that previously owned a Pleasanton restaurant of the same name, could not be...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Yes surprise, on Dec 20, 2017 at 12:12 pm | 3 comments | 3558 Views

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Teaquation expanding to Palo Alto

Of-age fans of Redwood City cafe Teaquation's tea-based drinks, rejoice: They will be available as alcoholic cocktails at a new Palo Alto location opening next year. Teaquation...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2944 Views

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Hom Korean Kitchen expands to Redwood City

A fast-casual Korean restaurant in San Jose has opened a second location in downtown Redwood City. Hom Korean Kitchen opened in November at 2639 Broadway St. ...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 12, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Dec 14, 2017 at 12:07 pm | 3 comments | 4462 Views

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After 22 years, John Bentley's to close

After decades in the restaurant business and 22 years of running his eponymous restaurant on the Midpeninsula, John Bentley will hang up his chef coat for the last...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Dec 9, 2017 at 3:09 pm | 6 comments | 4950 Views

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Georgian restaurant to open in Palo Alto

In what is likely a first for Palo Alto, a Georgian restaurant is set to open here. Pavel Sirotin, who is from Russia, is opening a restaurant called Bevri at...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on Dec 7, 2017 at 9:34 pm | 4 comments | 4894 Views

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Outgrowing Mountain View space, Kumino searches for new location

Two years after opening in a Mountain View strip mall, Kumino has outgrown its kitchen. Owner Haochen Liu said Friday that he tried everything to keep the business...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 11, 2017
Last comment by Ellen, on Dec 7, 2017 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 4175 Views

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Bacchus Management Group to open restaurant in Redwood City

The restaurant group behind local establishments Mayfield Bakery & Cafe and The Village Pub plans to open a Michelin-caliber restaurant in Redwood City. Bacchus...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Dec 5, 2017 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 5004 Views
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