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Blue Line's pizza deserves more praise than it could ever get.

Blue Line Pizza serves simply exquisite dishes

November 8, 2016

Due to the recent increase in rent in the area, a few restaurants I highly enjoyed had to close. One of them was a really good pizzeria, so I had to go looking for another great...

‘Lady Wood’ nearly hits the bird’s eye

November 3, 2016

Tove Lo is too cool for you. Or at least that's what she says. On Oct. 28, Lo released her second studio album called "Lady Wood," following her debut album "Queen of the...

While the Coca-Cola pork bun sounds odd, the flavor it has is no joke.

Asian fusion and ice cream tacos served on the street

October 26, 2016

Food trucks offer quite a variety of dishes as well as some unique takes on traditional ones. At Off the Grid's weekly Belmont lineup of food trucks, I tried dishes from The Chairman and Rocko's Ice Cream Tacos. The Chairman food truck s...

The Greedy Ant has something for everyone, whether you love sandwiches or cheeses. One great option is the Moo-Shroom Melt. The mushrooms and red wine's flavors make this sandwich a meat lover's dream.

Greedy Ant Gourmet: small place with big flavor

October 12, 2016

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 ch...

Santorini has great food, great prices, and great portions -- what reason is there not to go? Make sure to have enough room to eat all the lamb, rice, pita, and salad.

Santorini serves up Mediterranean food packed with flavor

September 24, 2016

Here in the Belmont-San Carlos area, there is a plethora of pizza, burger, and the ever-growing number of sandwich places. Sometimes it's hard to find anything that isn't American,...

‘Dangerous Woman’ wanted dead or singing

May 21, 2016

The "Cat phase" is finally over. Ariana Grande proved this through her new album, "Dangerous Woman," in which she resorted to being a bunny instead. Classy. Many people...

Ke$ha lights the flame of the decade

May 10, 2016

Ke$ha's true colors are finally showing, and they are no rainbow. #FreeKesha. The other day, I checked Twitter and this hashtag was at the top of the trending tweets list. E...

Repeating the word ‘work’ will only get Rihanna so far

March 2, 2016

"Work, work, work, work, work..." The song just keeps going -- same lyrics, same beat. Work for what? What needs actual work is that song. Rihanna's new single, "Work,"...

Foxes’ clarity made her album extraordinary

February 17, 2016

Singer-songwriter Foxes had clarity for what her new album, "All I Need," was going to communicate to her audience, and she nailed it. Foxes, whose birth name was Louisa Rose...

Rangoon Ruby's is a great choice for tasty Burmese cuisine.

Rangoon Ruby’s cranks up the heat

December 10, 2015

If you ever grow tired of the same ol' burgers and fries from In-N-Out or Five Guys, or the almost-Chinese food from Panda express, or even just want to eat something really really...

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