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UPDATE: Cho’s to open first week of January

I reported last week that Cho's Mandarin Dim Sum, a beloved 35-year-old...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, 12 hours ago | 1 comment | 638 Views

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Cho's, beloved dim sum spot, to reopen in Los Altos

New information on Cho's in Los Altos has been posted here. Palo...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by whatever, on Dec 17, 2014 at 4:54 pm | 8 comments | 6102 Views

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One night only: ‘Occupy the Farm’ screening in Palo Alto

UPDATE: As of Tuesday, Dec. 16, this event met its threshold on Tugg.com (see below for more information) and will be taking place. Documentary "

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1993 Views

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Sneak peek: Bradley's Fine Diner in Menlo Park

Renowned chef Bradley Ogden's much-anticipated Bradley's Fine Diner, or BFD, is officially opening in Menlo Park the first week of November. Ogden has transformed...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Local Patron, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:01 pm | 9 comments | 9712 Views

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Three Seasons launches banh mi cart in downtown Palo Alto

San Francisco is well known for its pop-up culture. There might be a barbecue stand in a coffee shop one afternoon or a donut shop inside a bar another. The...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by Expensive, on Dec 9, 2014 at 4:30 pm | 4 comments | 3606 Views

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The early word on Pizzeria Delfina in Palo Alto

Interested walkers-by might have noticed that construction recently started at the

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Palo Altan, on Dec 3, 2014 at 10:53 am |
10 comments | 15251 Views

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Where to dine out on Thanksgiving

For those of you who don't enjoy cooking, prefer to eat out on Turkey Day or simply want to support restaurant staff working on the holiday, head to these local...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 27, 2014 at 5:15 pm | 7 comments | 56702 Views

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Elly Olive Oil eases your salad dressing woes

Want a freshly mixed, perfectly proportioned and easily transportable olive oil and vinaigrette dressing? Look no further than Elly Olive...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 26, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2969 Views

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Bradley's Fine Diner, now open

Chef/owner Bradley Ogden of Bradley's Fine Diner in Menlo Park confirmed Friday that his restaurant is officially opening Monday,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Growing Pains?, on Nov 26, 2014 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 4837 Views

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New oyster bar opens in downtown Mountain View

"Fresh oysters in Mountain View? Shocking? No – it's a dream come true." This is the opening line on the website for Shell Shock, a new oyster bar now open at...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Peggy Smalls, on Nov 24, 2014 at 8:16 pm | 4 comments | 3745 Views

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Tin Pot Creamery expanding to Los Altos

After about a year and a half of business in Palo Alto, Tin Pot Creamery is expanding with a second location...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Nov 21, 2014 at 9:54 am | 3 comments | 6373 Views

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Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View

Bowl of Heaven, a Southern California-based acai bowl chain, is opening its first Northern California location at Grant Park Plaza in Mountain View.

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 3650 Views

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alkymists shutters after less than two months in downtown Palo Alto

alkymists, the unusual downtown Palo Alto restaurant that hoped to merge food and philanthropy in one space, has closed after less than two months, former manager...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by Professorville resident, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:54 am | 11 comments | 6959 Views

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Handcrafted acai bowls, now available in downtown Palo Alto

Acai lovers, rejoice. Palo Alto's first acai bowl bar quietly opened its doors this Monday at 530 Emerson St.

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 13, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2820 Views

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One night only: Chris Kostow returns to Chez TJ

Chris Kostow, famed chef at three Michelin-starred The Restaurant at Meadowood in St. Helena, will be returning to the restaurant that launched his career for a...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 12, 2014
Last comment by Carla, on Nov 12, 2014 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 3398 Views

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Nov. 29: Mountain View to Santa Cruz brewery tour

Attention all Mountain View (or proximate) beer lovers: Bay Area Ale Trails, a brand new brewery tour company, will be hosting a trip this month to a few top breweries...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Burp, on Nov 6, 2014 at 1:55 pm | 1 comment | 2557 Views

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Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center

Mountain View's revamped Village at San Antonio Center will soon be a little more vegetarian friendly, with Southern California-based chain Veggie Grill slated to...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Veggies and meat, on Nov 1, 2014 at 5:59 am | 32 comments | 15139 Views

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Japanese curry spot -- with a twist -- opens in downtown Mountain View

A new downtown Mountain View eatery is taking curry to the next level. Kobe Curry at 180 Castro St. opened in early May, slinging kobe beef-based Japanese curry....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by Mmm Curry, on Oct 26, 2014 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 6502 Views

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Local 2015 Michelin stars: Baume, Madera, Chez TJ, Village Pub

The Michelin Guide released its latest San Francisco Bay Area stars list Tuesday, yet again granting distinction to Baume in Palo Alto, Madera in Menlo Park, Chez...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 26, 2014 at 11:57 am | 11 comments | 5701 Views

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Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list

The Michelin guide folks unveiled this week their annual Bib Gourmand list, the teaser appetizer before the main course next week: the 2015 Michelin stars. Bib...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 8 comments | 4885 Views
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Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
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Early Decision Blues
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 2,092 views

One night only: ‘Occupy the Farm’ screening in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,993 views

What Are Menlo Park’s Priorities?
By Erin Glanville | 36 comments | 1,394 views

Water Torture
By Paul Bendix | 1 comment | 447 views