Monte Bello Open Space Preserve

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22 mi 35 km of trail 1 Featured Hike

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Alpine Inn Not into the fancy Palo Alto scene? Head up alpine to the Alpine Inn. Not so great food, a huge back yard, patio, and lots of cyclists. OH. AND A TRON MACHINE.
Fambrini's Terrace Cafe Be careful when paying cash - I have them a $20 but got change for a $10
Portola Valley Lobster Shack Now serving Chimay Red on tap. Trappist Monks FTW!!!
Zareen's If you want a table for lunch, come early (like 11:40) as they fill up quickly. Also check in with the helpful guy bussing tables, he will hook you up when a party leaves!
Calafia Café & Market A-Go-Go Holy shi* if you can order the salmon burger , do it immediately. I got it as a special but you might be able to swing it.
Mayfield Bakery & Cafe Sit at the counter. The servers are the best and its the best way to have a couples meal unless you want to be alone.
Thai Cafe best food on campus. delicious and affordable. make sure to try the curry or noodle salads!!
Douce France Wifi password: doucefrance
Pizzeria Delfina Excellent pizza, their Salsiccia is outstanding. Add Fra'Mani Salame Piccante for extra kick. Don't miss the Prosciutto Pie, perfect arugula and prosciutto combo.
651 Emerson St, Palo Alto CA — (650) 353-2208
Palo Alto Creamery Mint chip milkshake made w/ homemade ice cream, egg salad sandwich w/ black olives on sourdough & extra pickles on the side, steak fries, any baked goods like cookies, pies. Oh so good & open late!
566 Emerson St, Palo Alto CA — (650) 323-3131
Nola Ladies - try the "Cock & Balls" for dessert. It's actually not on the menu, you have to make a special request for it. It's a brownie & banana split shaped like... uhh... you know.. ;)
535 Ramona St, Palo Alto CA — (650) 328-2722
Oren's Hummus Shop best hummus I've ever had outside of Israel. the meat hummus and mushroom hummus are ABSOLUTELY POSITIVELY AMAZING!
Tootsies Don't forget about saturday brunch here. Excellent coffee and pastries. Small selection of entrees but they're all good.
700 Welch Rd, Palo Alto CA — (650) 566-8445
Patxi's Pizza Leftover crust? Ask for some honey! All Patxi's locations have honey-bears to transform your crust into a totally yummy treat!
441 Emerson St, Palo Alto CA — (650) 473-9999
Vina Enoteca Nice outdoor patio. Food really good. Not over done in sauce or oil. Nice romantic low key place.
Dutch Goose Before he was brought on as CEO of YouTube, Salar Kamangar met cofounder Chat Hurley for burgers at this pub, which was located near both of their homes.
Alice's Restaurant For those times you want to feel transported to an alternate reality where everyone drives motorcycles and lives in the middle of an old growth forest.
Mademoiselle Colette The chocolate cake, croissants, savory pastry, cappuccino
The Refuge Good food at steep price, their signature Reuben is, while delicious, $17 for a sandwich and DOES NOT come with fries! An atrocity..
1143 Crane St, Menlo Park CA — (650) 319-8197
Country Corner Best hot pastrami on light rye, toasted. I keep coming back just for that.

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4.0 mi 6.5 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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#2 Indian Creek Trail
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1.3 mi 2.0 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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#3 Bella Vista Trail
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0.8 mi 1.3 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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La Honda, CA
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#5 Canyon Trail
Los Altos Hills, CA
5.1 mi 8.3 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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#6 Monte Bello Road
Loyola, CA
3.7 mi 5.9 km Loyola, CA
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#7 Grizzly Flat Trail
Los Altos Hills, CA
2.1 mi 3.4 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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#8 Old Ranch Trail
Los Altos Hills, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km Los Altos Hills, CA
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Loyola, CA
1.5 mi 2.5 km Loyola, CA
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La Honda, CA
0.3 mi 0.4 km La Honda, CA
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