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PENINSULA FOODIST

Downtown Palo Alto Farmers Market returns Saturday

Spring has sprung. The Downtown Palo Alto Farmers Market – a seasonal, volunteer-based market that only runs May through December – is opening this Saturday,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 7, 2014
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Los Altos Hills farm, embracing new models during COVID-19, starts offering collaborative CSA boxes

Luna Vez Farm in Los Altos Hills has since 2018 exclusively grown produce for Maum, the high-end Korean...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 4, 2020
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Boba cafe headed to Menlo Park

Mr. Green Bubble, a Bay Area boba cafe, is opening this summer in downtown Menlo Park. Signs for the new establishment are up at 604 Santa Cruz Ave., which was...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 23, 2019
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Build your own hot dog at Bradley's Funky Franks in Menlo Park

It might not be as exciting as the renowned Nathan's Hot Dog Eat Contest in Coney Island, but it's as close as Menlo Park is going to get.

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 21, 2015
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Borrone MarketBar looks to be returning

Borrone MarketBar, the popular sister restaurant to Menlo Park standby Cafe Borrone, looks to be reopening. A paper advertising open positions for servers, bartenders,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 18, 2016
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Food and drink goings on

The next few weeks are chock full of local food and drink events, from wine seminars and tastings to holiday-tilted classes. ==B Shoreline Lake wine seminars...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 25, 2013
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Rangoon Ruby #2 now open

Downtown Palo Alto's only Burmese restaurant, Rangoon Ruby, has enjoyed such success...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 5, 2014
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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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PENINSULA FOODIST

Belcampo Meat Co. en route to Town & Country this spring

In today's age of trendy farm-to-table food concepts, artisan butchery Belcampo Meat Co. might, at first glance, seem like one of the pack. But with its own farm...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 9, 2014
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Two sister restaurants under one roof: Koma and Kanpai Sushi merge operations in Palo Alto

With the Menlo Park location slated for development, the mainstay family restaurant keeps its menu and staff with move to new setting By Sara Hayden After...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Sep. 9, 2021
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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
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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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Burlingame’s 75-year-old Preston’s Candy & Ice Cream relying on ‘rescue boxes’ to stay afloat

By Anthony Shu Irene Preston with a selection of Irene's Rescue Boxes ready to be shipped to customers. Photo courtesy Benjamin T. Lambright. After...

Original post made by The Peninsula Foodist on Apr. 28, 2022
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Palo Alto's Vina Enoteca ends dine-in service 'until further notice'

Saturday night marked the last dinner service at Vina Enoteca in Palo Alto for the foreseeable future.

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 16, 2020
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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
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PENINSULA FOODIST

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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Boba, baked goods and burgers: What's new in Burlingame

Downtown Burlingame is home to several new or soon-to-open businesses, including a Taiwanese boba shop, a local baked goods pop-up, Turkish street food and an outpost...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 9, 2021
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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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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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PENINSULA FOODIST

Shoji Sushi replaces Sushi Tomo in downtown Palo Alto

Sushi Tomo on University Avenue in Palo Alto shuttered recently and was quickly replaced by a new sushi restaurant, Shoji Sushi. Not much seems to have changed...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 4, 2015
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