Hiya, Eatsters! I need a cheap place to hold an informal meeting in the vicinity of Walnut Creek. A coffee house with a large patio would probably be best. Does Peet's Coffee fit the bill? Any other ideas? It will be mid-afternoon on a Saturday.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy