I could eat here very day. Their lamb and beef schwarma wraps are some of the best I've ever had. The falafel is good, as is the hummus, and I love their tea. The owners are friendly and welcoming, and have put up with my attempts to speak Arabic with them. There is inside and outside seating, and...more
The Mayfield Bakery & Cafe is a favorite of mine for lunch or dinner. The outside seating is great for taking advantage of the Palo Alto weather, and the inside has both tables and bar seating. Food is excellent, and I've never gone wrong with a dish I've ordered. They've done an...more
While the front looks like a normal storefront, go around back to find the German beer haus/garden. Lots of good German, and local beers. Good place to catch up with friends or co-workers for happy hour.
Beyond the sculpture garden, there are also Rodin statues as you enter the main quad, and The Thinker used to sit on a pedestal in front of the library. While I like the Sculpture Garden by day, I think it is even more enjoyable at night, when all of the sculptures are lit, and you can have the garden to...more
Delicious coffee. I've only gotten their Turkish Delight, but see no reason to change. There's lots of seating inside and out, although much of it is taken throughout the day. Philz is a good place for a business meeting (Silicon Valley style), to catch up with a friend, or to sit and enjoy a...more
I love this theater. I went just this past weekend to watch My Fair Lady and took a friend. The theater itself is beautiful, the balcony seating gives a great view, the organ music is fun, and there's a sense of festivity. It's a great place for a date or a change from the usual routine....more
It's hard to tell you're in the heart of Silicon Valley when you're at the Creekside Inn. The rooms are large and open out onto back decks that look out onto green space. The manager's wine reception is a nice treat in the evenings, and there's a decent fitness center....more