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Eating Out - January 31, 2020

Chef Chu's celebrates 50 years in Los Altos

'The hardest thing in the restaurant world is longevity'

by Elena Kadvany

When Lawrence Chu opened his first restaurant in what used to be a coin-operated laundromat in Los Altos in 1970, he had a grand vision. He dreamed of replicating his 12-item Chinese takeout menu in cities across America — a Panda Express before there was a Panda Express.

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