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.


Killiney Kopitiam in Palo Alto

by Mul 16 days ago

Killiney Kopitiam is originally from Singapore, one of the famous Kopitiam. They recently open their first US branch in Palo Alto. I ordered their Kopi (black coffee with condensed milk). Very ...

Chantal Guillon Macarons & Teas - 2nd Store Now in Palo Alto!

by hhc 8 years ago

Read on Yelp Chantal Guillon Macarons & Teas now open in Palo Alto! Has anyone been to the PA location? Chantal Guillon 444 University Ave, Palo Alto 650-322-2255 Website doesn't mention t...

Where to buy beef hearts in Silicon Valley area?

by beeflover1 1 month ago

Where could I buy beef hearts, one that are cut open, inspected and cleaned by the butcher? I've looked at a few asian supermarkets and couldn't find any. Although, I did come across this odd looki...

Duke's Mayo

by takuhead 3 months ago

I got to try a bit on my last visit to Tennessee and would like to find a jar locally in the bay area - near Palo Alto would be ideal.

Pizzeria Delfina fundraiser for the National Urban League through Aug 31

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

"Introducing our Pesto Pie! Basil pesto, new potatoes, pecorino & burrata $23. Through the end of August, profits will be donated to The National Urban League, a civil rights organization that work...

Schaub's palo alto fred's steak recipe

by squinones 5 months ago

It's been a while since I've seen any new information about schaub's palo alto fred's steak recipe. Anyone have any luck producing a copycat recipe? This steak is definitely cravable!

La Bodeguita Del Medio recipe for Masitas

by squinones 5 months ago

Hi there, I'm sure this is a long shot, but I thought I might have a chance getting some leads for this recipe from this wonder community. We love La Bodeguita Del Medio in Palo Alto and their ...

Update on California Farmers' Markets & Call to Action

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

After Governor Newsom’s order last Wednesday banning gatherings of more than 250 to slow down transmission of novel Coronavirus, a number of farmers markets across the state were ordered by their c...

Prolific Oven's Bake at Home Kits (Palo Alto, Sunnyvale)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

During the time of Covid-19, we've had to say good-bye to some beloved restaurants and food purveyors and dread news of the next closing. So it is especially sweet and a welcome relief to learn of ...

Bistro Elan re-opened tonight with curbside pick up in Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Seeing a plate of Libery duck confit with sugar snap peas and frites on a friend's FB feed tonight was the news of reopening. Bistro Elan has online ordering now for curbside pick up. In addition ...

CSAs serving Santa Clara County that are accepting sign-ups

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

The Santa Clara County Food System Alliance put together this list of Community Supported Agriculture programs that serve Santa Clara County/Silicon Valley. I don't have any personal experience wit...

Tender Greens | Stanford Shopping Center - Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Last month we needed an immediate bite after some shopping and ducked into Tender Greens. This was my first time to the fast-casual chain that promotes itself as chef-driven and using the same ingr...

Salvaje | Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Salvaje is a newish wine bar in Palo Alto specializing in "natural" wines. Anyone tried this spot? I was there in August with a friend. I did ask for advice on choosing one of the orange wines o...

Curry Pizza House | Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

After meeting up for a glass of wine, a friend and I wandered into Curry Pizza House for a bite. The new Palo Alto location had opened softly in August a few days eaerlier. It's the 7th restaurant ...

Local SF Bay Area Supper Club?

by harrydehal 10 months ago

Hey fellow 'hounders! I've searched the discussions and have found very few threads, mostly several years or decades old -- but have there been any attempts or interest in starting a supper or dini...

Su Zhe Eatery | Shanghainese in Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

On Monday William and I stopped by Su Zhe Eatery for lunch. It opened on Thanksgiving Day, taking over the former Su Hong space. The same chef is here and the new owner is a former server at Su Hon...

Stanford Food Pantry

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Students have led a Stanford pop-up food pantry pilot to address hunger on campus. Currently once a month, the next dates will be Oct. 28, Nov. 20 and Dec. 3. Location and times are on this volunte...

Bakeries in Palo Alto or Menlo Park

by IPAforBreakfast 7 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...

Hatch Chile Roasting Events @ Mollie Stone's - 2019

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Mollie Stone's has announced its roasting schedule for Hatch Chiles from New Mexico in partnership with Melissa's Produce. Saturdays and Sundays, August 17 to Sept 15, 10am to 2pm Greenbrae -...