.Jeffrey Edalatpour

tempura, Sekoya, food, dining, restaurant
Sep 27, 2023


This Palo Alto restaurant’s raison d'être is a shared plate with dishes influenced by the light touch of California cuisine. Enter Sekoya.
Fremont, 3Below Theaters, San Jose, Afghanistan, Donya, America, Jarmusch, White Fang
Sep 13, 2023


In the movie Fremont, former U.S. Army translator in Afghanistan starts a new life only to be torn in many directions.
Oklava Cafe, dining, food, food review, Turkish café, Turkish food
Sep 13, 2023

Oklava Cafe

A new Turkish café tempts the senses. Oklava Cafe delivers the scrumptious goods to Palo Alto and delights the taste buds.
IKUKA, imo, kuri, kabocha, Japanese, Miyuki Ozawa, dessert, pastry
Aug 30, 2023


Miyuki Ozawa’s Japanese pastry and desserts shop, IKUKA: Imo Kuri Kabocha, in Los Altos.
K-pop, pocha K, Cafe Patisserie & tea house
Aug 16, 2023

Culinary Adventures in K-Pop

The 2000 block of Santa Clara’s El Camino Real is a multicultural oasis.  You can walk from the giant supermarket New India Bazar to La...
Apr 5, 2023

Redefining Fine Dining at Bistronomie by Baumé

Bruno Chemel doesn’t like the term “fine dining.” Nor does he apply it to the food he serves at his restaurant Bistronomie by Baumé.  Chemel...
Mar 22, 2023

Zach Braff’s ‘A Good Person’ Tells a Story of Redemption

Zach Braff’s A Good Person is a syrupy rendition of films like Ordinary People and The Sweet Hereafter. The depressed mood in these movies saturates...
Chef Scott Nishiyama
Jan 18, 2023

Chef Scott Nishiyama Serves Shareable Feasts at Ethel’s Fancy

René Redzepi's recent announcement that he’s closing Noma—known amongst foodies as “the best restaurant in the world”—may or may not be a bellwether marking...

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