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PENINSULA FOODIST

Two Palo Alto restaurants add meatless 'Impossible Burger'

Amongst the beef burgers with bacon and short ribs sliders on the menus of Gott's...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Moderation, on Aug 1, 2017 at 11:37 am |
2 comments | 4873 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Paris Baguette coming to Mountain View

International bakery chain Paris Baguette plans to open a new "showstopper" location in downtown Mountain View in 2017, Chief Development Officer Larry...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Update?, on Jul 28, 2017 at 11:28 pm | 31 comments | 25898 Views

COUPLE'S NET

How Does Silicon Valley’s Culture Affect Your Marriage?

I had the great pleasure to interview Ron Weissman, an extremely accomplished man in all of his seven careers (look him up online). Ron is currently an Angel investor,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by polesmith, on Jul 26, 2017 at 11:16 pm | 11 comments | 5376 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

San Francisco's Wise Sons debuts at Palo Alto farmers market

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen, a popular San Francisco eatery, is now selling freshly baked bagels, pastrami and other Jewish fare at the Palo Alto Farmers Market...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by JLN, on Jul 26, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 2696 Views

DEEP MENLO

On Voter Databases and Election Systems

Among the uses for local voter registration databases are sifting through the entries to identify likely voters for campaign mailers. There’s discussion regarding...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Stu, on Jul 26, 2017 at 10:39 am | 3 comments | 1052 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Fambrini's Cafe to reopen in Palo Alto

Palo Alto's Fambrini's Cafe, which left its longtime location in April...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 3:18 pm | 6 comments | 3309 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Dumpling City replaces Valencia Asian Market

Valencia Asian Market, a casual Asian fusion eatery that opened on El Camino Real in Palo Alto in 2015, has shuttered and been replaced by a restaurant serving handmade...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 25, 2017 at 1:33 pm | 6 comments | 3199 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Asian Box chef opens gluten-free bakery

Grace Nguyen, the executive chef of fast-casual eatery Asian Box, has opened a new concept in Palo Alto: a gluten-free bakery where, according to CEO Frank...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 26, 2017
Last comment by penny, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:58 pm | 5 comments | 4319 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Free Cooking Events at Burlingame Library

Burlingame Library is hosting a summer food series and yours truly is part of the mix. Join us this Saturday, or in August. If you stop by, please come up...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Ranjor Das, on Jul 22, 2017 at 11:24 pm | 4 comments | 2646 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Nobu opens in Palo Alto

The first Northern California outpost of acclaimed Japanese restaurant group Nobu officially opens its doors in downtown Palo Alto on Friday, July 7. The restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by R., on Jul 21, 2017 at 2:09 am | 28 comments | 8935 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Bonchon soft opens in Mountain View

Bonchon's popular double-fried chicken wings are now available in downtown Mountain View. A franchise of the Korean-born chain has soft opened at 260 Castro St.,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto native, on Jul 20, 2017 at 7:01 pm | 11 comments | 4735 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Yum Cha Palace opens in Menlo Park

New life has finally been breathed into the long-vacant space at 1039 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, the former home of Su Hong's sit-down restaurant, with Yum Cha...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 29, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Jul 20, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 9 comments | 22019 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Love is a Verb

I had the pleasure of interviewing a young woman who’s a VC (part of my book research), and she said, “Love is a verb.” I told her I’m taking...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2284 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

Transitions

(Written by Lori McCormick) If you recently graduated from high school and are off to college in the fall, enjoy your final weeks of summer. You worked hard...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by local mom, on Jul 18, 2017 at 5:20 pm | 1 comment | 2256 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Holidays That Go Clunk In Your Stomach. Or Not.

We leave many a holiday party feeling bloated and yucky. One reason is because today’s buffets are filled with an over abundance of fried food, beef, bread...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 13, 2015
Last comment by Rohan_Kukreja, on Jul 13, 2017 at 10:27 pm | 10 comments | 9856 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Longtime Stanford eatery Thai Cafe shutters

Thai Cafe, a decades-long cult favorite eatery on the Stanford University campus, closed this week, Stanford News reported Wednesday. Owner Mykhanh Bahlman has...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Paul, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 7 comments | 6502 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto: Bird Dog adds lunch service

Downtown Palo Alto restaurant Bird Dog has settled into serving weekday lunch after...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Dif'rent strokes, on Jul 11, 2017 at 5:44 pm | 5 comments | 4636 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Leftover Love

I love leftovers. You know, sloppy seconds. Stop - I'm back talking food. While some eaters have a strong aversion to eating day one food on day two, I welcome...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by hppyromz, on Jul 10, 2017 at 3:39 am | 6 comments | 86228 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Update on Martins Beach

If you’ve been Food Partying! for awhile, you know we're following People vs Darth Vader - lawsuits involving Half Moon Bay and The Food Party’s! favorite...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jul 8, 2017 at 3:33 pm | 26 comments | 4635 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Mama Rossotti to Roadhouse in the Sky

I guess you’d call me a Rossotti regular. I greet the bartenders by name, and other Zott’s say hi when I arrive. For years I’ve backyarded birthdays,...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Joel, on Jul 8, 2017 at 2:41 pm | 20 comments | 4671 Views
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QBB opens in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 2,999 views

Legacy
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 936 views

Become a Master Gardener - Deadline Sept 21
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 885 views

 

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