Redwood City

Get recommendations on where to eat in Redwood City. Discuss don't-miss restaurants, the best places to visit on a quick trip, and the favorite local spots like coffee shops, bars, and more.


Donato Enoteca in Redwood City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Donato Enoteca has pivoted during the Covid-19 crisis to offer a full range of to-go, meal kits and grocery options to feed the community. Delivery is available within 15 miles for orders of $100+....

Nam Vietnamese Brasserie opening in Redwood City in February 2020

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Nam Vietnamese Brasserie, a first solo project from the former owner of Palo Alto's Tamarine and SF's Bong Su, is slated to open in Redwood City in mid-late February. * * * * * Nam to bring hy...

Red Giant Coffee/Bliss Cafe | Redwood City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Yesterday I stopped at Red Giant Coffee (fka Bliss Cafe) in downtown Redwood City for the morning cup on my way south. I'd read that it started roasting its own beans at a plant in Palo Alto though...

Wine Deal: NV Launois "Cuvée Reserve" Brut Grand Cru Champagne (1.5L), $74.99

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Long time since I've posted a "Wine Deal" here and previously most were under $15. But since today is National Champagne Day and New Year's Eve, here's my pick for best value in Champagne. NV L...

Redwood Bistro 紅木小館 | Redwood City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Redwood Bistro opened in downtown Redwood City towards the end of last year. My brother joined me there for a quick dinner last month. I learned that the owners from Beijing and the Sichuan chef we...

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

by MsMary 3 years ago

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

Gambrel & Co [Redwood City]

by mr_darcy 6 years ago

A new butcher in Redwood City - anyone been? http://www.gambrelandco.com/

Door Dash robot delivery in Redwood City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

DoorDash starts deliveries via robot in Redwood City today.

CRU Wine Bar & Merchant | Redwood City

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Cru Wine Bar opens today in Redwood City from the team behind Donato Enoteca, offering a cafe, wine bar and retail store. Too bad the image from its website of the vintage Berkel meat slicer doesn'...

Terrific Food to Go for Family Dinner at Home Redwood City Area

by MsMary 4 years ago

Looking for terrific bulk food to go for a family birthday dinner at home. It is about 6 adult siblings family members and several would prefer to dine at home. I am the family cook and birthday gi...

Has anyone had an Impossible (vegan) burger?

by polishjeweatswonderbread 4 years ago

See article. http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-impossible-burger-is-ready-for-its-meatless-close-up-1465912323

Old Port Lobster Shack - Downhill alert or just wildly inconsistent? [Redwood City]

by DeeGlaze 7 years ago

My dining companion and I were anticipating our meal at Old Port. We ordered the Ipswich clam appetizer, a Maine Roll and a steamed lobster. The whole-belly fried clams, usually delicious, were...

Petit Exquis d'Argental from Costco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Typically the San Francisco Bay Area stores stock up on specialty cheeses for the holidays that you won't see on their shelves year-round. My bro picked up a selection for our mother at the Redwood...

Bog standard American Chinese in San Carlos, Belmont or Redwood City

by osho 6 years ago

My wife is a fan of American Chinese food. You know the dishes I am referring to. Chicken with brocolli, sweet and sour chicken etc. Our old standby Henry's Garden in San Carlos has really plumm...

Cemitas / fresh masa items at Los Carnalitos (Redwood City)

by hyperbowler 5 years ago

Los Carnalitos parks in an unassuming spot across from a dry cleaner, and sells items you'd be lucky to find anywhere in the Bay Area. Their cemita, a hefty sandwich originating from Puebla, is d...

Where to Find Fresh Rice Noodles in the Peninsula

by bluetomatoes 5 years ago

I've seen a couple of threads that mention places in SF to buy fresh rice noodles, but can't seem to find any for the Peninsula. Any ideas on where to find them?

Howie's Artisan Pizza expands to Redwood City

by eatzalot 5 years ago

Happened recently, I saw this news report but haven't been there yet: http://www.mv-voice.com/blogs/p/2015/05/06/howies-artisan-pizza-expands-to-redwood-city The original at the Palo Alto T...

Baroni and Pisano Sourdough Bakeries

by chris319 5 years ago

Does anyone have any information on or recollection of the Baroni sourdough bakery, or the Pisano sourdough bakery in Redwood City? Information about Pisano is a little easier to come by. It was...

Nuri's Donut House & Carmen's Salteñas (Redwood City)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

In another discussion thread, "moto" recommends the salteñas at Nuri's, http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/910122?commentId=9335140#9335140 What's the intell on this place? Nuri's Donut House ...

Saltenas at Nuri's Donuts [Redwood City]

by moto 5 years ago

if that area is your geographic milieu and you fancy saltenas, try them at Nuri's donuts in Redwood City. best to order ahead with a pickup time, and you'll get them fresh baked. for us PA is far...