Palo Alto

Down the peninsula from San Francisco, Palo Alto is bursting with restaurants and bars. Find out which ones to visit from Chowhounds in the area, and discuss your favorite Palo Alto food.
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Taste Restaurant | Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Intrigued by this mention of a new Chinese restaurant in downtown Palo Alto

Mayfield Bakery & Cafe, Palo Alto

by meggie t 9 years ago

I was fortunate enough to have lunch at Mayfield Bakery & Cafe last week during a friends and family event (even thou...

Melanie Wong commented 2 months ago

Palo Alto eats

by macdog 1 year ago

Note: This post was split from a comment to

Melanie Wong commented 5 months ago

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Is Palo Alto all about beer halls?

by 5 months ago

I have to spend 3 days in Palo Alto in a couple of weeks. Sadly, most of the tourist websites seem to recommend craft...

Nobu in Palo Alto

by macdog 2 years ago

Only Nobu I've been to is the Malibu branch and that was more for the view than food. But probably a good addition t...


takuhead commented 8 months ago

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Best scones in South Bay

by frostingfriends 8 months ago

I made homemade blackberry jam and I'm looking for the best scones between San Jose and Palo Alto. Any recommendatio...

Evvia vs Tamarine vs ??

by macdog 8 months ago

Need a spot in Palo Alto for a 6 person birthday celebration. Haven't been to Tamarine in a few years but used to lik...

macdog commented 8 months ago

Make Authentic San Francisco Sourdough in Palo Alto?

by icecone 8 years ago

The title should read: Authentic San Francisco Sourdough In Palo Alto? I asked this in one of the other sourdough th...

maria lorraine commented 9 months ago

Dairy Free in Palo Alto Area

by Chicago711 1 year ago

We are traveling to the Palo Alto area next week. Our daughter has a severe dairy allergy. We are looking for good re...


takuhead commented 1 year ago

Pastry pop-up in Palo Alto Saturday

by ssfire 1 year ago

Pastry chef John Shelsta will have a pop-up pastry operation at Zola in Palo Alto on Saturday, from 10 AM - 12:30. P...

ssfire commented 1 year ago

Hand Shaved Noodles and New Menu @ Su Hong Eatery, Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 9 years ago

This week I stopped by Su Hong in Palo Alto with crab XLB in mind for a quick lunch. But I shifted gears when I saw ...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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Dongpo Rou & Chinese Priceless Pork Belly

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The Asian Art Museum kicked off a pork belly eating fest to accompany the unveiling of the "Meat-shaped stone", a Qin...

Newark's Da Sichuan Resurfaces in Palo Alto!

by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Spotting the "grand opening" banner on Da Sichuan on El Camino Real in the old Mr. Chau's location, the name sounded ...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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ITalico | Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Wednesday night my brother and I tried the newly opened ITalico in Palo Alto. A wine bar, it's the sister to Terun, a...

Chef Zhao Kitchen in Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A shy 'hound in the neighborhood emailed me: "Chef Zhao just opened yesterday (friday) in the Edgewood Shopping Ce...


caseycm commented 1 year ago

Burma Ruby in Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Burma Ruby is an offshoot of Rangoon Ruby and opened a couple months ago. How do 'hounds like it? Burma Ruby 326 ...

SFextra_sour commented 1 year ago

My Dimsum Dark Horse: Tai Pan in Palo Alto

by pilinut 8 years ago

We live a short walk from Joy Luck in San Mateo, where we used to be regulars, and we have been to Koi a dozen times....

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

AYCE meat places in Palo Alto down to Saratoga

by FattyDumplin 3 years ago

Have a Guys Night Out coming up where we usually hit an ayce eat place. We've done Fogo de Chao, Pampas and BQ Korea...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Need a great tasting menu in Oak or SF ASAP!

by EsMa 1 year ago

Hello. SIL and BIL are coming out from Brooklyn. Total foodies and we live in the sticks (San Jose). I need some p...


leefc commented 1 year ago