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Bay Area / San Leandro Restaurant Deals

I’ve written about restaurants deals in San Leandro and the Bay Area before, but new places offering deals have come around, so I thought it was time for an updated posting.  These are the deal sites I’ve found, if you … Continue reading

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Joan’s Bakery Cafe

Joan’s Bakery Cafe has been opened for just a few months and is already in its last legs.  It’s clear from the offerings that its owners don’t have the capital to keep it running. My bet is that it will … Continue reading

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Rubiano’s – San Leandro – Restaurant Review

There are many positive things to say about Rubiano’s.  It’s located in a neighborhood that has long been desperate for good restaurants –  but which seems unable to keep them for long.  It’s very child friendly, one our visit there … Continue reading

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Li Do Vietnamese Sandwiches – San Leandro – Review

You get what you pay for.  At Li Do, that’s a lot of bread and very little meat in your Vietnamese sandwiches. It’s been a while since we got there, so I don’t quite recall what we got.  I think … Continue reading

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Looney’s Southern BBQ – San Leandro – Restaurant Review

UPDATE May 2014: Looney’s has been sold.  The new owner will open a Mexican/American restaurant. We had returned to Looney’s back in February and had a pretty good dinner. I liked my tri-tip quite a bit, Mike was enthused about … Continue reading

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A’s Cafe – San Leandro – Breakfast Review

A’s Cafe opened where Blossom and several other Chinese restaurants used to be.  It’s still a Chinese restaurant for lunch (I think it’s closed for dinner), but they now serve American breakfast.  That’s what we went for a few weeks … Continue reading

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Padi Restaurant Review – San Leandro

Jan 2014 Update We returned to Padi tonight with a group of San Leandro friends, including a couple who’d spent months traveling around Indonesia after college (and who actually remembered how to speak some Indonesian!).  While the menu is still … Continue reading

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Shami Restaurant Review – San Leandro

We came upon Shami last July, 2013, while trying to have dinner at the not-yet-open Padi.  It was a positive experience, though the only one who would want to rush back is my 11-yo daughter Mika, she positively LOVED the … Continue reading

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CreAsian – Taste of the Himalayas Restaurant Review – San Leandro

I haven’t been to dinner to the new Taste of the Himalayas restaurant, which replaces CreAsian, but I did go to its Grand Opening which included a limited free buffet.  From it, I can say that I’m glad to welcome … Continue reading

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Nation’s Giant Hamburgers – San Leandro – Review

Nation’s is a Bay Area restaurant chain offering burgers, fries, breakfast and pies. Mike and I have been eating at Nation’s ever since college – there was one near the UC Berkeley Campus, then we were within walking distance of … Continue reading

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