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Style over substance

Original post made on Jun 8, 2017

Some of what Terrain Cafe does definitely works, but the place feels like it still needs to establish its identity. Is it a cafe or a fine-dining establishment?

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Posted by A Cook
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on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:21 pm

$19 for a burger?! A $16 salad? $26 chicken? I hope that's for a whole bird. I'm sorry, that's all just a little too precious (and pretentious) for me. I'm an avid cook with my own culinary business and appreciate high quality, "farm to table" ingredients, but these prices are just ridiculous.

I guess I wish Terrain the best of luck, one culinary professional to another.I hope there are enough well-paid hipster in and around Palo Alto to make this place fly.


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