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PENINSULA FOODIST

Holiday food-and-drink goings on

Check out several upcoming holiday events of note on the Midpeninsula, from the return of two popular pop-ups to a latke cooking competition. This list will continue...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 16, 2016
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Opening alert: Minamoto Kitchoan at Stanford Shopping Center

An outpost of Minamoto Kitchoan, an international Japanese dessert chain, is now open at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto. Also called K. Minamoto, the new...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 9, 2017
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Bonsai Japanese restaurant reopens in Ladera

Five months after closing its doors on El Camino Real near Atherton, Bonsai Japanese Cuisine has reopened in a new location at the Ladera Country Shopper on Alpine...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 2, 2017
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SF Beer Week hits the Midpeninsula

SF Beer Week is returning to the Bay Area this Friday, Feb. 10, through Feb. 19, with several events scheduled at breweries, bars and restaurants on the Midpeninsula....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 7, 2017
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UPDATE: Barbecue truck no longer at Pace Gallery

UPDATE: ==I As of Friday, March 10, Meat Locker is no longer operating at the Pace Gallery. Meat Locker owner Brad Lyons said there was a "misunderstanding...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 9, 2017
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Chez TJ, Tied House team up for mixed-use project

UPDATE: ==I The Mountain View City Council discussed this project on Tuesday, June 14. Read a recap of the meeting from the Mountain View Voice

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 4, 2017
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Stein's to expand to Cupertino

Four years after opening in downtown Mountain View, Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant is set to open a second outpost in Cupertino later this month. Steins...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 8, 2017
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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
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Asa Restaurant opens in Los Altos

Asa Restaurant, a new Los Altos eatery from the owner of a longtime Saratoga restaurant, will open for dinner tonight, Aug. 24. Owner Andrew Welch said the 242...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 24, 2017
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Chef Yotam Ottolenghi to speak in Palo Alto

Yotam Ottolenghi, the Israeli-born chef who has made a name for himself with numerous cookbooks and eateries in London, is coming to Palo Alto in October. Ottolenghi...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 25, 2017
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Queen Bee Ice Cream shutters

After seven years of business, Queen Bee Ice Cream at Marsh Manor Shopping Center in Redwood City will close its doors today, Sunday, Oct. 29. Owner DeAndra Axlund...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 29, 2017
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Opening alert: Icicles in Mountain View

Bay Area rolled ice cream shop Icicles is now open in downtown Mountain View. Icicles officially opened in late December at 292 Castro St. The shop serves fresh...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 2, 2018
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Rustic House Oyster Bar and Grill opens in Los Altos

A San Carlos seafood restaurant has opened a second outpost in downtown Los Altos. Rustic House Oyster Bar and Grill held a soft opening this past weekend at...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 15, 2018
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Palo Alto's Cafe Venetia to open wine bar

Downtown Palo Alto's Cafe Venetia is expanding next door with an Italian-focused wine bar. The owners see Enoteca Venetia as a "natural extension" of...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 25, 2018
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Mahalo Bowl shutters in Mountain View

Mountain View's Mahalo Bowl served its last acai bowl on Saturday, Jan. 27. Owner David Holyoak announced the closure on social media. He did not return requests...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 30, 2018
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Opening alert: Bevri in Palo Alto

Bevri, a Georgian restaurant, has soft opened with limited hours at 530 Bryant St. in downtown Palo Alto. For the time being, Bevri is open only for dinner, 5-8...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 12, 2018
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Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen opens in Los Altos

You can now get water-buffalo milk, cheese, gelato and other products in downtown Los Altos. Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen is officially open at 134 Main St., with...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 13, 2018
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Hot food returns to Belcampo in Palo Alto

Burgers, cheesesteak, fries and more are back on the menu at Belcampo Meat Co. in Palo Alto. The

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 22, 2018
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The Post opens in Los Altos

"Comfort food you can feel good about" is now being served at The Post, which soft opened last week at 395 Main St. in Los Altos. Look for dishes such...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 6, 2018
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Porta Blu opens in Menlo Park hotel

Porta Blu, a restaurant combining Mediterranean and California cuisines, is now open inside the

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 12, 2018
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