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Opening alert: Poki Bowl in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's California Avenue area is getting its own poké eatery with the opening of Poki Bowl this Saturday, Aug. 27. Poki Bowl will be holding...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by resident, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 1112 Views

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New Thai restaurant replaces Palo Alto's Rice Thai Cuisine

The second outpost of a San Jose Thai restaurant has taken over 3924 El Camino Real in Palo Alto, the former home of

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Grizz, 20 hours ago |
6 comments | 3228 Views

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True Food Kitchen announces Palo Alto opening

Health-forward restaurant chain True Food Kitchen will open its first Northern California location at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto on Oct. 4, the company...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1071 Views

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French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant

A former head sommelier and sous chef from three Michelin-starred The French Laundry in Yountville are opening a restaurant together on California Avenue in Palo...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 24, 2016
Last comment by Gen. W>T> Sherman, on Aug 26, 2016 at 9:05 am | 18 comments | 12780 Views

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Palo Alto: Homma's Brown Rice Sushi to close Aug. 31

After 30 years of serving up brown rice-based sushi from a tiny, nondescript space off California Avenue in Palo Alto, Homma's Brown Rice Sushi is closing its...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Annette, on Aug 26, 2016 at 5:31 am | 9 comments | 3250 Views

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Howie's Artisan Pizza temporarily closes in Redwood City; to reopen as new concept

Howard Bulka, the owner-namesake of Howie's Artisan Pizza in Palo Alto and Redwood...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Breeze, on Aug 24, 2016 at 9:26 pm | 6 comments | 2279 Views

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Srasa Kitchen opens location No. 2 in Mountain View

Mountain View Cambodian restaurant Srasa Kitchen has opened its second location, located at 292 Castro St. Srasa Kitchen replaced

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 22, 2016
Last comment by local_eater, on Aug 24, 2016 at 5:09 pm |
3 comments | 2729 Views

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Tout Sweet closing Palo Alto location

Tout Sweet Pâtisserie, the high-end bakery from Top Chef desserts winner Yigit Pura at Town...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1768 Views

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San Francisco wine shop to open in Palo Alto

==I UPDATE: Biondivino will take over the Town & Country Village space

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Aug 23, 2016 at 11:07 am |
5 comments | 12162 Views

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Palo Alto: Pastry pop-up returns to Zola

Local pastry chef John Shelsta is hosting another one of his popular pop-ups...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 19, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3064 Views

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Redwood Grill opens at Woodside Plaza in Redwood City

A family friendly, neighborhood restaurant serving "California comfort" food is now open at Woodside Plaza shopping center in Redwood City. Redwood...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by charles reilly , on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:13 am | 1 comment | 1626 Views

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Noodle Talk to open in Los Altos

A Sunnyvale Chinese restaurant called Noodle Talk looks to be opening a second location at Village Court Shopping Center in Los Altos. New signage and a "coming...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 12, 2016
Last comment by Poke Lover, on Aug 16, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 5 comments | 17901 Views

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Menlo Park: Farewell Su Hong, hello Yum Cha Palace

Ever since Su Hong To Go in downtown Menlo Park changed hands in...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Annie, on Aug 11, 2016 at 8:50 pm |
15 comments | 9592 Views

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Vegan, gluten-free French fries coming to Stanford Shopping Center

Guenevere Blanchard is fond of saying she found a way to "de-villainize the French fry." Blanchard is the proud owner of 3potato4, which sells...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 4, 2016
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Aug 11, 2016 at 7:55 am | 6 comments | 6857 Views

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Teavana reopens at Stanford Shopping Center

Tea-purveyor Teavana has reopened in a new, revamped location at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto. The shop

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 5, 2016
Last comment by Julie armitano, on Aug 8, 2016 at 11:47 am |
1 comment | 2739 Views

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Menlo Park's Mademoiselle Colette to expand to Palo Alto

Less than a year after opening her popular French bakery Mademoiselle Colette in downtown Menlo Park,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by Work in Menlo Park, on Aug 7, 2016 at 9:42 am | 10 comments | 2569 Views

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Sweetgreen to open in downtown Mountain View

Sweetgreen, a national salad chain that bids itself as "a leader in the movement to make healthy food available to the masses," is opening a location...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by Salad fan, on Aug 4, 2016 at 12:23 pm | 5 comments | 22091 Views

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Zareen's, Pakistani restaurant, to open in Palo Alto

Zareen's, a contemporary Pakistani and Indian restaurant in Mountain View, will soon...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 5, 2016
Last comment by Freddy, on Aug 4, 2016 at 9:16 am | 14 comments | 16683 Views

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Opening alert: Sweetgreen in downtown Palo Alto

National salad chain Sweetgreen will be opening its doors in downtown Palo Alto this coming Tuesday, May 17. Sweetgreen recently

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by Boring...., on Aug 4, 2016 at 9:13 am |
13 comments | 7444 Views

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Opening alert: iTalico in Palo Alto

The owners of California Avenue Italian restaurant Terún opened this weekend iTalico, a second Italian restaurant just down the street. iTalico...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by hungry, on Aug 3, 2016 at 4:56 pm | 4 comments | 10019 Views
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Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 16,660 views

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 18 comments | 12,780 views

Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 865 views

Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 817 views