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Two Palo Alto restaurants add meatless 'Impossible Burger'

Amongst the beef burgers with bacon and short ribs sliders on the menus of Gott's...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by moo , 12 hours ago |
1 comment | 1982 Views

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Nobu Hospitality to manage Palo Alto's Epiphany Hotel

Nearly three weeks after the much-anticipated opening of high-end Japanese restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 27, 2017
There are no comments yet. 786 Views

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San Francisco's Wise Sons debuts at Palo Alto farmers market

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen, a popular San Francisco eatery, is now selling freshly baked bagels, pastrami and other Jewish fare at the Palo Alto Farmers Market...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by JLN, on Jul 26, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 1182 Views

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Fambrini's Cafe to reopen in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's Fambrini's Cafe, which left its longtime location in April...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 6 comments | 1553 Views

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Palo Alto: Dumpling City replaces Valencia Asian Market

Valencia Asian Market, a casual Asian fusion eatery that opened on El Camino Real in Palo Alto in 2015, has shuttered and been replaced by a restaurant serving handmade...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 1:33 pm | 6 comments | 1454 Views

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Asian Box chef opens gluten-free bakery

Grace Nguyen, the executive chef of fast-casual eatery Asian Box, has opened a new concept in Palo Alto: a gluten-free bakery where, according to CEO Frank...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by penny, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:58 pm | 5 comments | 3273 Views

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Nobu opens in Palo Alto

The first Northern California outpost of acclaimed Japanese restaurant group Nobu officially opens its doors in downtown Palo Alto on Friday, July 7. The restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by R., on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:09 am | 28 comments | 7433 Views

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Bonchon soft opens in Mountain View

Bonchon's popular double-fried chicken wings are now available in downtown Mountain View. A franchise of the Korean-born chain has soft opened at 260 Castro St.,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto native, on Jul 20, 2017 at 7:01 pm | 11 comments | 3661 Views

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Yum Cha Palace opens in Menlo Park

New life has finally been breathed into the long-vacant space at 1039 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, the former home of Su Hong's sit-down restaurant, with Yum Cha...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 29, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Jul 20, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 9 comments | 21127 Views

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Longtime Stanford eatery Thai Cafe shutters

Thai Cafe, a decades-long cult favorite eatery on the Stanford University campus, closed this week, Stanford News reported Wednesday. Owner Mykhanh Bahlman has...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Paul, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 7 comments | 5711 Views

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Palo Alto: Bird Dog adds lunch service

Downtown Palo Alto restaurant Bird Dog has settled into serving weekday lunch after...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Dif'rent strokes, on Jul 11, 2017 at 5:44 pm | 5 comments | 3534 Views

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Restaurant brings high-end, private dining to Palo Alto

Maum, a Korean restaurant that was supposed to open for years in the former Apple Store on University Avenue in Palo Alto, has quietly opened just blocks away at...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 29, 2017
Last comment by Rag, on Jul 7, 2017 at 9:43 am | 16 comments | 3909 Views

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Milk tea chain headed to Midtown Palo Alto

Bay Area milk-tea chain Teaspoon is opening a new location at the Midtown Shopping Center on Middlefield Road in Palo Alto. Teaspoon is in the midst of remodeling...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by midtown Visitor, on Jul 7, 2017 at 5:49 am | 6 comments | 2781 Views

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Blue Bottle adds coffee 'cocktails' in Palo Alto

Blue Bottle Coffee in downtown Palo Alto is now serving special non-alcoholic coffee drinks that mimic...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 5, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 5, 2017 at 9:24 pm | 3 comments | 3286 Views

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We Sushi food truck to open restaurant in Menlo Park

Editor's note: This story was updated to correct the owner's last name, which is Wu, not Yu. We Sushi, which claims to be the Bay Area's first sushi food...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Jun 29, 2017 at 8:08 am | 7 comments | 12047 Views

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Opening alert: Fast Tony's Chicken at Town & Country Village

A local chef whose father hails from Tennessee and his mother from Texas is opening a fried chicken restaurant at Town & Country Village in Palo Alto. Tony...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jun 29, 2017 at 12:24 am | 15 comments | 5124 Views

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Rolled ice cream coming to Mountain View

The latest frozen sweets craze — Thai-style rolled ice cream — will soon touch down in Mountain View. Icicles, which serves fresh rolled ice cream...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Jun 28, 2017 at 4:35 pm | 6 comments | 5002 Views

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Fu Lam Mum shutters temporarily in Mountain View

Fans of longtime Mountain View Chinese restaurant Fu Lam Mum have likely noticed that the restaurant recently closed for remodeling. Have no fear: Owner Ben Quan...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Jun 27, 2017 at 9:22 pm | 14 comments | 8709 Views

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The Chickery coming to Palo Alto

A Washington D.C.-based chicken franchise will be opening its first West Coast location in Palo Alto this summer, the company announced Wednesday. The Chickery...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 25, 2017 at 11:46 am | 12 comments | 6385 Views

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The Post to bring comfort food, cocktails to Los Altos

The Post, a new restaurant opening on Main Street in downtown Los Altos, will serve "comfort food you can feel good about," owner Vickie Breslin said in...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 22, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 23, 2017 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 3460 Views
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