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Tied House won't close anytime soon

On the brink of being razed last year, downtown Mountain View's longstanding brewery Tied House is now rebounding with gusto....

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2018
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 19, 2018 at 12:29 pm | 6 comments | 6909 Views

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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 | 6879 Views

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McDonald's charging too much?

At the McDonald's yesterday morning (El Camino & El Monte Rd) I ordered a #7 which, on the menu, was listed at "$4.19 plus...

Original post made by chuck mckellar on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Dec 2, 2009 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 6767 Views

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Cantonese comfort food

Cooking Papa, now in Mountain View, conjures the pace and Cantonese comfort foods of busy restaurants in Hong Kong. With...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Apr 10, 2015 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 6765 Views

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Shop Talk: ribs ramp-up; kids' coding school

In this week's Shop Talk column: a local car wash ribs stop kicks it up a notch; Palo Alto's florists continue to disappear;...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Aug 4, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 6743 Views

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Your food is here. It's from a restaurant that doesn't exist.

Virtual restaurants, which live on mobile delivery apps and operate out of the kitchens of brick-and-mortar restaurants,...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2019
Last comment by We are the car-less generation, on Nov 15, 2019 at 1:40 pm | 2 comments | 6703 Views

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Esther's new nest

"Oh no!" said my friend. "Are they taking away all the desserts?" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4167...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 6681 Views

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Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Tiffany moving from SoCal 9/2012, on Sep 3, 2012 at 2:42 pm | 19 comments | 6675 Views

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Steins Beer Garden OK'd by City Council

Elation filled the City Council chambers Tuesday evening when the council approved a German-themed restaurant and beer garden...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by haoleboy, on Jul 13, 2012 at 9:21 am | 12 comments | 6671 Views

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Plenty to savor

With the zillions of Chinese restaurants on the Peninsula, how do you go about finding the place that makes the mark? When...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:25 am | 1 comment | 6655 Views

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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 | 6649 Views

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For the love of sandwiches

In the noontime line at Ike's Place at Stanford University, a line that curves around the spacious, light-filled Forbes Family...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Big Fan, on Dec 10, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 6647 Views

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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 | 6634 Views

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Anyone tried UWink yet?

Heard that this restaurant is open and fun? Anyone tried it yet?...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 14, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 5, 2008 at 2:18 am | 9 comments | 6626 Views

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Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most Americans didn't know...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 6547 Views

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City-wide plastic bag ban is back on the table

The City Council could approve a ban on disposable plastic shopping bags in October — earlier than anyone expected...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Caryn Coleman, on May 23, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 5 comments | 6545 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. 6541 Views

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Where pizza calls, lasagna answers

My mother never made lasagna. We ate spaghetti Bolognese every Thursday, although we just called it noodles with meat sauce....

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Lina, on Sep 19, 2014 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 6488 Views

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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 | 6483 Views

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What happened to Castro Point?

I was on my way down to uWink tonight and noticed that Castro Point has been replaced by a Meditteranean restaurant. Did...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Oct. 2, 2008
Last comment by Castro Point Fan, on Oct 3, 2008 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 6285 Views
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