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About this blog: I am a perpetually hungry twenty-something journalist, born and raised in Menlo Park and currently working at the Palo Alto Weekly as education and youth staff writer. I graduated from USC with a major in Spanish and a minor in jo...  (More)

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Coffeebar opens public cafe on Facebook campus
Nov 11, 2019 8:39 am
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Coffeebar's third Peninsula cafe opens today, Monday, Nov. 11, at Facebook in Menlo Park. Despite being on the social media giant's campus, the cafe is open to the... More
Mountain Mike's Pizza arrives in Menlo Park
Nov 6, 2019 1:06 pm
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A local franchise of Mountain Mike's Pizza is now open at 1001 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, the ... More
From Tokyo to Cupertino: Afuri Ramen's first California location debuts tonight
Nov 5, 2019 8:47 am
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In a ramen world dominated by tonkotsu broths, Afuri Ramen + Dumpling takes the road less traveled. It's best known in Japan for its yuzu shio ramen, built from... More
San Francisco's Beit Rima bringing Arabic comfort food to Daly City
Oct 25, 2019 10:35 am
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Samir Mogannam named his first restaurant, Beit Rima, for the Daly City home he grew up in, in a nod to his parents' home-cooked meals, frequent dinner parties and... More
Hillsdale says hello to the modern mall food court with Shake Shack, The Refuge and Instagrammable dim sum
Oct 24, 2019 11:49 am
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In the Bay Area, the stale, run-of-the-mill mall food court is swiftly becoming a thing of the past.

This is particularly evident at Hillsdale Shopping Center... More
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