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Laurel Street’s Gelataio exceeds expectations

Laurel Street’s Gelataio exceeds expectations

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


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Peanut butter and Oreo-flavored gelato topped with a dark chocolate drizzle and a vanilla wafer is just one of the creations you can find at Gelataio. The 600 block of Laurel Street in downtown San Carlos is reaching the end of its recent construction projects. Sneakers American Grill has recently move...

Mitchell’s Ice Cream doesn’t live up to the expectation

Mitchell’s Ice Cream doesn’t live up to the expectation

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


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Chaos, rude employees, and sub-par ice cream: that pretty much sums up my experience at popular ice creamery in San Francisco, Mitchell's Ice Cream. Located in South San Francisco, Mitchell’s has been pulling in large crowds for years. The creamery first opened up in 1953 and has become a stap...

Plentea is a refreshing sip into the world of boba

Plentea is a refreshing sip into the world of boba

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

March 10, 2018


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Located on the corner of Pine and Kearny in San Francisco’s financial district, the popular bubble tea cafe Plentea made its debut to the public in 2014 and soon after opened another location. Plentea’s founder, Henry Tang, believes in a strict philosophy of giving the public delicious bob...

ICICLES rolls into downtown San Mateo

ICICLES rolls into downtown San Mateo

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


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Rolled ice cream, another new food phenomenon, has made its way down the peninsula. This past spring, ICICLES welcomed new customers from the San Mateo area to its new location at 222 East 3rd Ave. With eight locations ranging from Sacramento to San Jose, the new ice cream hot spot provides an unique experience for its customers. Upon entering, upbeat music fills the room and a c...

Pricey food at the Van’s Restaurant underwhelms

Pricey food at the Van’s Restaurant underwhelms

Tiziana Senatti, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


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Have you ever been told to go to a restaurant by others because they say it is good? I happened to do that and I thought the opposite. On 815 Belmont Ave in Belmont, there is a restaurant called "The Van's Restaurant," which serves a variety of American food. I had heard people talk about how g...

Just Panini serves up delicious bites

Just Panini serves up delicious bites

Zana Lunsford, Staff writer

October 5, 2017


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Just Panini recently opened its doors to the San Carlos and Belmont community to share the yummy deliciousness of a simple grilled sandwich. Located at 711 Laurel St. in San Carlos, Just Panini is a new restaurant that replaced the popular pizza joint Speederia. This rustic yet modern shop has created buzz among the community for its delicious paninis and more. By serving over 20 different types of grilled sandwiches ...

Waterdog Tavern: something familiar, something different

Waterdog Tavern: something familiar, something different

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

November 20, 2016


Filed under A&E, Reviews

The new restaurant that opened up at the Carlmont Village Shopping Center had been getting a lot of positive reviews as of late, essentially forcing me to review it. Waterdog Tavern, the restaurant replacing Hola!, is what you would get if you took a San Francisco modern style and mixed it with...

Greedy Ant Gourmet: small place with big flavor

Greedy Ant Gourmet: small place with big flavor

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Sandwich places. Belmont has maybe too many of them: Subway, Lorenzo's, Which Wich, Mr. Pickles, to name a few. However, it's The Greedy Ant Gourmet that's known for its modern take on sandwiches. Their sandwiches are made with various cheeses (they have an entire chalkboard menu full of fancy che...

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