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#34 – Alana’s Cafe

Located at 1020 Main St., is an historic, grand old Victorian house, in which you feel miles away from the hustle and bustle of downtown — in it, you’ll find a wonderful casual restaurant, Alana’s Cafe. “Quaint” just begins to describe … Continue reading

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#33 – The Living Room

Located at 2048 Broadway in downtown, the Living Room is a cool place to “just hang out”. Featuring a variety of international (and domestic) beers, wine “on tap”, and food as well, it’s a comfortable environment to eat, drink, watch … Continue reading

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#31 – Bonsai Sushi

Ok, so technically, yes, it’s just a stone’s throw outside of Redwood City (in Atherton), but I’m paying some props too because of the long time that Bonsai used to reside in downtown RC (before the Century Theater gobbled up … Continue reading

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#23 – Main Street Coffee

Tucked amidst auto repair shops and other industrial-type businesses lies the fantastic Main Street Coffee, at 150 Elm St..  Good food (both breakfast and lunch), as well as good coffee (the co-owner was trained in his roasting skills with Alfred … Continue reading

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#22 – Pete’s Harbor

Pete’s Harbor is a weathered boat dock that has been a Redwood City tradition for decades. Home to a floating community, restaurant and 3-mile walking loop at Bair Island. It is a tranquil deep water harbor with a view across the … Continue reading

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#20 – Oktoberfest in Downtown RC

Put it on your calendar now!  Great beers, great bands, and a great community event.  A new event this year, the Peninsula Oktoberfest, will be taking place October 23rd at Courthouse Square (2200 Broadway). Peninsula Oktoberfest is a community event … Continue reading

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#18 – Victorian Days at the Courthouse

The Old San Mateo County Courthouse building and beautiful stained glass dome, which has housed the San Mateo County History Museum for over 10 years, turned 100 years old in 2010. This Sunday, 9/12, from noon to 4pm, is the Victorian … Continue reading

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#14 – Friday Night Music in the Square

Redwood City is renowned for its incredible variety of FREE concerts and entertainment, featuring top-quality local and national performers. And every Friday night, between May and early October, you can find it for FREE at the Courthouse Square downtown. Yes, … Continue reading

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#4 – Emerald Lakes

Named for the distinctive emerald green water that fills them, the two lakes created by the original developers of Emerald Hills still exist to enhance the beauty of the area. While Upper Emerald Lake on Jefferson Avenue is privately held … Continue reading

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