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Fresh eggs and dancing chickens!

by tre2012 23 days ago

This cute little blurb came from the inimitable Atlas Obscura: Despite the headline – "Egg Vending Machine at Glau...

Melanie Wong commented 22 days ago

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The Penny Ice Creamery Pleasure Point | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

In the handful of years since The Penny Ice Creamery opened in Santa Cruz, a few times I've failed to drop in when pa...

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Cat & Cloud Coffee | Pleasure Point - Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Five years ago, Mom and I spent two weeks holed up in a vacation rental in Pleasure Point while her home was being re...

Kelly’s French Bakery and Verve Coffee (Santa Cruz)

by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

During our recent stay in Santa Cruz, we were based in Pleasure Point, not far from Verve Coffee. I had the chance...

Melanie Wong commented 2 months ago

Is there any Aburi Oshi sushi in SF Bay Area?

by MilkEater 3 months ago

I first sampled a variety of aburi oshi sushi (they are not nigiri but they aren't rolls either, call them bricks?) i...

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MilkEater commented 3 months ago

Baguettes between Sunnyvale and Santa Cruz?

by sed 7 months ago

Hello helpful chowhounds! Can anyone recommend a good baguette (sweet, not sourdough) somewhere along my commute - S...

Melanie Wong commented 7 months ago

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk food recommendations?

by ubetty 5 years ago

It's summertime and that means 1907 days ($1.00 rides on Mon and Tues) at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. We're headi...

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GH1618 commented 7 months ago

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Deke's Market & In Mah' Belly Deli | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Deke's Market was in the news because it won the Slingshot to Success makeover grant. I stopped by last week to grab ...

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Coffeeville | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Last week I needed a spot to take part in an online chat mid-road trip. Triangulation determined that I could be in S...

Recommendations for Lunch near UC Davis and UC Santa Cruz

by Bookwich 8 months ago

It's time to tour some colleges. I'm taking two 18-year-olds on college campus tours at UC Davis and UC Santa Cruz. W...

Ttrockwood commented 7 months ago

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Pono Hawaiian Grill | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

This week I tried Pono Hawaiian Grill in Santa Cruz for a quick lunch. A friend had recommended the poke here highly ...

Oyunaa's Mongolian Cuisine | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Traditional Mongolian food seems to be one of the up and coming trends in the hunt for new flavors by jaded eaters wi...

Melanie Wong commented 8 months ago

If I should forget thee, oh Eastside

by Haltermania 11 months ago

Santa Cruz residents have probably noticed the many great places to eat and drink popping up on the Westside: Bantam ...

Melanie Wong commented 10 months ago

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26th Ave Wood Fired Breads | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Wondering if anyone has tried the wild yeast leavened breads from 26th Ave Wood Fired Breads. From this Craigslist po...

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Bonny Doon Vineyard friends & family sale

by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Just got a notice for a blow out sale direct from Bonny Doon Vineyard. I've not tasted any of these wines (yet!) so c...

Ortiz Spanish sardines or other glass jar sardines?

by JessEvans 11 months ago

Hi, does anyone know where in the SF Bay Area or Monterey Bay Area to buy sardines canned in glass rather than metal?...

jupiter commented 11 months ago

Santa Cruz Area restaurant to take my brother and his wife to..

by Pinkwasabi 1 year ago

We would really like a great restaurant in the Santa Cruz area to take my brother and his wife out to dinner ...wonde...

Discerning1 commented 1 year ago

Recommendations for August Cali Trip!

by debscher 1 year ago

Hi all! My friend and I will be spending 11 days in Cali, starting off in San Francisco for a wedding and ending up i...

Ttrockwood commented 1 year ago