Menlo Park


Bakeries in Palo Alto or Menlo Park

by IPAforBreakfast 6 years ago

Help! I'm a Cal bear stuck in Stanfordland looking for a good bakery. My friends have graciously invited me to their home for dinner and I offered to bring dessert. I'd love to bring a pie, tart...

Jan 10 only, $1 any coffee or tea @ Coffeebar, Menlo Park

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

"Tomorrow marks one year since we first opened our doors in Menlo Park. To celebrate our birthday, get any coffee or tea for just $1, all day Thursday, 1/10. Limit one per person, in person only. ...

Palo Alto/Menlo Park rant

by macdog 5 years ago

Just got back from a 5 day trip to the peninsula. We moved to Santa Barbara from Menlo Park area 4 years ago and I was struck anew by the difference in the 2 places and my preference for SB food a...

Dog Friendly Restaurants (aka) Outdoor, Brunch, Peninsula?

by MsMary 2 years ago

Looking for a dog-friendly restaurant for a Sunday brunch on the SF Peninsula between San Mateo and Menlo Park. Thanks much.

Menlo Park Allstate cafeteria in mid 1970's

by littler921 2 years ago

I used to work at Allstate in Menlo Park around 1976 and would get a vegetable salad in the cafeteria that was amazing! I was able to make a copycat recipe from it, but haven't made it in many yea...

Galata Bistro | Turkish in Menlo Park

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Last week we popped into Galata Bistro for a quick dinner. Trying restaurants in the Menlo Park/Palo Alto area is often so disappointing, but this one turned out to be worthy of a return visit. We ...

Private room for 25 in south bay

by learntocookchinese 3 years ago

Hi, I am looking for a private room. Nothing too fancy or expensive. Attendants are Chinese so I'll be looking at the standard places (Dynasty, Joy Luck Place, etc), but I am open to Western option...

Borrone expansion: Menlo Park

by bbulkow 6 years ago

News on the Cafe Borrone expansion into the old Cedro's spot (same building) Workers were doing drywall today. I asked at Barrone, and the owners of Barrone are planning a high-end take-out oper...

Good Informal Seafood Restaurant in the Peninsula?

by VanessaItalyinSF 3 years ago

I LOVE Fish. in Sausalito, and was wondering where I can find seafood of similar quality here in the Peninsula... do you have any favorites?? Any cuisine is fine, as long as the seafood is excellent!

Menlo Park: Beltramo's closing after 134 years

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Whoa, Beltramo's ends 134 years in business this summer. https://www.beltramos.com/

Mademoiselle Colette | Menlo Park

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Yesterday I had a bite of a croissant from Mademoiselle Colette, the new French pastry shop/cafe in downtown Menlo Park. Tasting of high quality butter yet not greasy, a light and airy interior, an...

Iberia in Menlo Park: still good

David Sloo
by David Sloo 13 years ago

Iberia has been around for something like 23 years, first in Portola Valley and currently in Menlo Park, right across from the Caltrain Station. The restaurant is midrange in prices (starters as lo...

Best Chinese available for takeout in the Menlo Park area

by meg944 4 years ago

Hi - looking for good restaurants that do quality Chinese available for takeout in the Menlo Park area. Willing to drive about 15-20 minutes out for something special. Sichuan would be ideal, but m...

Back A Yard, Menlo Park: Killer Caribbean

by RandomlyEdible 4 years ago

My overall rating: Great If you look up “hole in the wall” in the dictionary, you will see a picture of Back A Yard. This tiny little Caribbean eatery is exactly my kind of place – it’s quirky, ...

Naks, Menlo Park

by idtoca 6 years ago

This is a wonderful store with genuinely helpful, knowledgeable owners. In the local newspaper (MP Country Almanac) and online, it's revealed they are in financial trouble. Please support their s...

Verve Espresso at Cafe Zoe in Menlo Park

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 years ago

A friend who lives in the nabe just mentioned that Cafe Zoe uses Verve espresso beans. She also cautioned that the kid baristas are hit or miss. I'm a newcomer to Verve, trying it a couple times ...

Fey - promising sichuan menlo park

by bbulkow 6 years ago

I'm happy to report positively on Fey at 1386 El Camino in Menlo Park, right near Naomi Sushi (on the same side) about a block from Ducky's and Beltramos'. The restaurant was previously Tien Fu, an...

Jeffrey's in Menlo Park - now open

by Pinkster 12 years ago

Jeffrey's on El Camino just south of Ravenwood opened last weekend. It's a great addition to the Menlo Park dining scene and has a much better chance of succeeding than its predecessors in that so...

Time may sell Sunset Magazine's Menlo Park headquarters, gardens

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Making a note to self to return for the annual celebration weekend at Sunset next summer in case it's the last one.