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Two sisters open a new Uyghur restaurant in downtown Menlo Park

Almira and Kalbi Tursungjan grew up in a foodie family. In their home region of east Turkistan, their parents ran a restaurant...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2022
Last comment by harvardmom, on Dec 9, 2022 at 7:10 am | 1 comment | 3997 Views

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Dessert destinations: New cakes, patisserie and pastry-forward coffee shops abound

As the weather takes a turn for the chillier and nightfall hits earlier, the Peninsula has come through for locals with a...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2022
Last comment by minor character, on Nov 12, 2022 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 2617 Views

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Tents must come down, city says, as restaurants, customers push back

The city notified businesses that they need to remove temporary tent structures for fire code reasons. Some restaurant owners...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Aug 25, 2022 at 10:28 pm | 22 comments | 12501 Views

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Food hall forage: What we ate at State Street Market in Los Altos

State Street Market is now open in Los Altos. Anticipation has run high with the arrival of the area's own food hall that...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2021
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Oct 1, 2021 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 6875 Views

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Spate of ADA lawsuits hits hundreds of local businesses still reeling from the pandemic

Things were looking pretty good last month for Tai Pan, a downtown Palo Alto restaurant known for its Cantonese dim sum....

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2021
Last comment by Raymond , on Aug 13, 2021 at 2:12 pm | 13 comments | 9637 Views

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Downtown Mountain View restaurant faced multiple closures after health inspectors found rats and cockroaches in the kitchen

Biryaniz, an Indian restaurant in downtown Mountain View, has been temporarily shut down three times in the last three years...

Original post made on May. 13, 2021
Last comment by Basha, on May 14, 2021 at 7:18 pm | 5 comments | 229359 Views

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First-ever Peninsula Restaurant Week kicks off with 102 eateries

From May 14-22, more than 100 restaurants, bakeries and eateries of all stripes along the Peninsula are offering prix fixe...

Original post made on May. 14, 2021
Last comment by Ray, on May 14, 2021 at 5:48 pm | 2 comments | 13531 Views

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Two injured following fight in Mountain View's Monte Carlo nightclub

Police are seeking the public's help in finding a man who allegedly knocked someone unconscious during a fight in downtown...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2021
Last comment by Yonatan, on Apr 28, 2021 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 6454 Views

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Slice of the pie: How this South Bay pizza shop successfully became a worker-owned cooperative

As calls for better treatment of restaurant workers have become louder and louder, particularly during the pandemic, A Slice...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2021
Last comment by A, on Jan 16, 2021 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 8953 Views

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Mixed reactions accompany South Bay minimum wage increases

Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos are among the south bay cities that saw their minimum wage rates increase in the new...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2021
Last comment by Raymond , on Jan 4, 2021 at 7:44 pm | 6 comments | 10920 Views

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County supervisors approve temporary caps on food delivery service fees

Santa Clara County and the South Bay's largest city, San Jose, both approved caps on food delivery service fees Tuesday in...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Dec 16, 2020 at 7:03 pm | 2 comments | 6140 Views

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California's daily COVID-19 case average has more than doubled in two weeks

California's average number of new coronavirus cases per day has more than doubled over the last two weeks, one of the state's...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Dec 9, 2020 at 7:55 pm | 2 comments | 4428 Views

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Unlikely openings: 14 new restaurants launch locally despite COVID downturn

Read a list of more than a dozen new restaurants that have opened or are opening soon on the Peninsula, representing an exciting...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2020
There are no comments yet. 8207 Views

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From chickens to llamas, temporary shelters open to animals displaced by fires

From chickens to donkeys to rabbits, cats, dogs and even llamas, animals displaced by fires raging in the Bay Area are getting...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2020
Last comment by Ken M. , on Aug 25, 2020 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 5796 Views

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No cars in sight: Castro Street closed to traffic for outdoor dining

A long stretch of Mountain View's vibrant downtown was cut off to vehicle traffic Monday, marking the beginning of a monthslong...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Aug 21, 2020 at 1:41 pm | 116 comments | 35540 Views

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San Mateo County inmates accused of COVID-19 unemployment insurance fraud

More than 20 people, including multiple state and local inmates, are accused of netting more than $150,000 in fraudulent...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2020
Last comment by Ken M. , on Aug 19, 2020 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 5641 Views

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Flights landlord sues restaurant CEO for late rent

Despite Santa Clara County's ban on evictions amid the pandemic, Flights Restaurant founder and CEO Alexander Hult is being...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jul 28, 2020 at 12:22 pm | 23 comments | 9758 Views

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Flood of food deliveries keeps hospital staff in high spirits

It's been good eats lately for physicians, nurses and hospital staff at El Camino Hospital, as local restaurateurs have been...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by Huh?, on May 19, 2020 at 8:06 am | 2 comments | 4734 Views

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From 'maddening' to a 'lifeline': Peninsula restaurant owners pin hopes on federal relief fund with uneven success

Some restaurant owners have received Paycheck Protection Program loans. But are the federal funds the saving grace they're...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2020
Last comment by At Risk, on Apr 29, 2020 at 10:19 pm | 10 comments | 6760 Views

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What will it take for local restaurants to recover? Famed Peninsula brewer Dan Gordon sounds the alarm after closing in Palo Alto

In an interview, Palo Alto restaurateur Dan Gordon spoke bluntly about the ripple effects the coronavirus will have on local...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 28, 2020 at 12:29 am | 1 comment | 5558 Views
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