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Evelyn auto shops booted for housing

Proposed projects for Evelyn Avenue are suddenly drawing the attention of downtown residents, who found out last week that...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2007
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 7, 2007 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 5775 Views


The stars are aligned for Chez TJ

When Americans think of Michelin, usually what comes to mind is the French company that makes tires under the roly-poly Michelin...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2007
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 22, 2007 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 5794 Views


Deedee's, KFC rejected by zoning

A proposed KFC with a drive-through at El Camino Real and Mariposa Street was rejected by zoning administrator Peter Gilli...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2008
Last comment by Annabelle, on Jan 21, 2008 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 5243 Views


The table will take your order now

California Roadhouse, the now-defunct bar and grill at 401 Castro Street, was going for an old-school image. But its replacement,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2008
Last comment by Steve Leung, on May 10, 2008 at 1:29 am | 1 comment | 4829 Views


New digs, same great Afghan food

Afghani expatriate Nick Waziri spent 20 years running his Middle Eastern restaurant in the Grant Park Plaza Shopping Center...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bob Briggs, on May 27, 2008 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 4613 Views


Esther's new nest

"Oh no!" said my friend. "Are they taking away all the desserts?" Read the full story here

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 4463 Views


Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 4741 Views


Take a pass on Chilean sea bass

Late last July, I opened the <I>Voice</I></B> to find a picture of a moist, flaky, delicious-looking chunk of fish atop a...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by kristin flrorence devine, on Nov 20, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 1 comment | 3915 Views


Bites and bytes

Even from across the street you can't miss the light show flickering within uWink, the high-tech eatery that opened on the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 26, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 3526 Views


uWink restaurant chain struggles financially

Suffering from "serious liquidity issues," according to analysts, uWink has officially removed itself from the stock market...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Joe K, on Jul 23, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 38 comments | 5415 Views


Mountain View location of uWink closes

The high-tech restaurant on Castro Street that promised to bring "social gaming" to Silicon Valley eaters has closed its...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Francois, on Aug 2, 2009 at 10:43 am | 38 comments | 3949 Views


Kitchen fire damages Spice Island Cafe

The Spice Island Cafe on Hope Street in downtown Mountain View was damaged in a one-alarm fire Saturday morning, according...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Liz, on Aug 28, 2009 at 5:43 am | 4 comments | 4488 Views


'Pancake Man' Kenneth Pruitt dies

Well-known restaurateur Kenneth H. Pruitt, who became known as the "Pancake Man" after opening his first Ken's House of Pancakes...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Richard Clark, on Jan 15, 2011 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 3935 Views


Dinner near a movie

As a local real estate agent during the roaring 2000s, Bella Awdisho did well enough during the property bubble to pursue...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Dean Johnson, on Jun 19, 2009 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 4583 Views


Clap your hands for papusas

It's easy to miss Rincon Sabroso. This small and low-key Mexican restaurant is all but hidden alongside empty storefronts...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by sean, on May 5, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 3062 Views


Bodrum beckons

Our first thought when visiting Bodrum Cafe, downtown Mountain View's newest Turkish restaurant, was to wonder whether the...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 23, 2009 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 4331 Views


Kosher on Castro at The Kitchen Table

Mountain View is now home to what is reportedly the only kosher full-service restaurant in the Bay Area, where meats and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by al, on Sep 8, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 3 comments | 3968 Views


Fast food with flavor

I made a big mistake. The first day I cruised over to Lulu's Mexican takeout in the refurbished Town & Country Village for...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Comida Lover, on Oct 18, 2009 at 9:46 pm | 1 comment | 4107 Views


COMING UP: 'A Monster Bash'

The city is hosting a free "Monster Bash Halloween Celebration" at the Mountain View Community Center this Sunday evening,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Matt, on Dec 4, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 3830 Views


Upscale in a down economy

Chez TJ owner George Aviet has been serving world class contemporary French cuisine for nearly three decades. That's hard...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by plarenas, on Feb 6, 2010 at 1:01 pm | 5 comments | 3851 Views
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