Veggie Grill Opens in Mountain View
Veggie Grill has opened its second Northern California location.
The first one debuted in San Jose’s Santana Row. The newest one opened its doors this week at 565 San Antonio Road in the San Antonio Shopping Center in Mountain View.
The fast-casual eatery offers up tasty vegetarian and vegan fare that features wheat gluten-products that stand in for real-deal chicken, beef and fish. Choose from salads ($8.45 and up), sandwiches ($8.95 on up), and soups ($2.95 for a cup, $4.50 for a bowl).
This marks the 24th location for this Southern California company.
Off the Grid Comes to Cupertino’s Whole Foods Market Parking Lot
Each week, there will be nine rotating vendors along with live music.
Palo Alto Adds Another Farmers Market
In addition to the Saturday downtown one and the Sunday California Avenue one, Palo Alto launches its third farmers market on Fridays, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., starting today.
The market, at the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, features about 20 fresh food and produce stands. A number of food trucks also will be featured there, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., just in time for grabbing lunch.
Additionally, the OFJCC Cafe on the Square will offer a 10 percent discount on food purchases on Fridays.
Tortilla Kitchen Opens At Macy’s Union Square
You can customize burritos, bowls and salads with chorizo, beef brisket, black beans, ancient grains, mole, corn salsa or salsa verde. Items range from $3.50 for a cup of corn and poblano soup to $6.95 for a chicken burrito in a flour tortilla.