It has the freshest and best tasting yogurt and frozen yogurt for sure. They make everything in house daily. I love to just get their yogurt and add some honey as breakfast. Simply divine! The frozen yogurt is a perfect afternoon treat. They have all sorts of toppings, but I just like to mix two flavors...more
This is probably the best hotpot place that serves Sichuan hotpot. The ingredients are very fresh and they have a great selection of all sorts of mushrooms. Yum! So it is no surprise that it is always packed. Try to go off dinner hours to avoid the wait....more
Here you are looking at one of the 7x7 100 things to eat before you die Tika masala burrito from Curry Up Now Truck. It is a tasty mixture of rice, chickpea, chicken and SPICY curry sauce! I love it spicy, but you have to have some serious tolerance for this one. There is also a strong onion and garlic taste...more
Pretty decent Peruvian food right in downtown San Mateo where Asian food is the norm. It is adjacent to a Latin grocery store and doesn't have much of an ambience to speak of. I would recommend both ceviche and lomo saltado.
If you want a big salad and don't want to pay a lot of money for it, Pluto's is a great option for you. They have a really good salad bar where you can order from different types of lettuce with standard fixings like tomatoes and cucumbers to fancier stuff like grilled fennel. Don't...more
Very good place for authentic Cantonese food and Dim Sum. The clientele here is mostly Chinese and there are often big banquets hosted here, so you know the food is good. The restaurant is always very busy during weekend mornings, because they have the best Dim Sum in the city....more
I used to live in San Mateo for 6 months and it wasn't the best 6 months. San Mateo has a decent downtown area with some restaurants, bars and a movie theater. However, the city sleeps at around 9:30pm during the week. It is a nice town to raise a family, but if you are single, there is really not much...more