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Original post made on Sep 23, 2011

<B><B>3G'S OPENS ... </B>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?

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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.