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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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Evvia vs Tamarine vs ??

by macdog 1 day 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...

Make Authentic San Francisco Sourdough in Palo Alto?

by icecone 7 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 18 days ago

Palo Alto eats

by macdog 1 year ago

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frellis commented 3 months ago

Dairy Free in Palo Alto Area

by Chicago711 4 months 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 4 months ago

Pastry pop-up in Palo Alto Saturday

by ssfire 7 months 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 5 months ago

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Vina Enoteca | Stanford Barn - Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

As a fan of Tootsie's at the Stanford Barn since Day 1, I was delighted to learn from a friend that Rocco and team ha...

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 9 months ago

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Dongpo Rou & Chinese Priceless Pork Belly

by Melanie Wong 9 months 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 6 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 10 months ago

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ITalico | Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 10 months 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 10 months ago

Burma Ruby in Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 2 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 10 months 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 11 months 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 11 months ago

Need a great tasting menu in Oak or SF ASAP!

by EsMa 11 months 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 11 months ago

Yayoi: Japanese Teishoku Restaurant in Palo Alto

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Yayoi, a Teishoku restaurant and first U. S. branch of a Japanese chain, opened in Palo Alto a month ago. Teishoku ar...

Melanie Wong commented 12 months ago

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Yellow powder with Hitsumabushi at Yayoi

by learntocookchinese 12 months ago

Question about Yayoi in Palo Alto. Does anyone know what's in the yellow powder served with Hitsumabushi? It has a fl...

Hunan Garden as Mandarin Roots (Palo Alto)

by takuhead 3 years ago

Has anyone have a report on the rebirth of Hunan Garden as Mandarin Roots - They officially opened last Saturday. Sup...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Good Informal Seafood Restaurant in the Peninsula?

by VanessaItalyinSF 1 year ago

I LOVE Fish. in Sausalito, and was wondering where I can find seafood of similar quality here in the Peninsula... do ...

Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

Croatian Menu (Cevapcici!) at Palo Alto's Lavanda

by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

Having just returned from eating my fill of Ćevapčići in San Pedro's Little Croatia, I certainly perked when this pho...


wally commented 1 year ago