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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Although a small regional park, it has several good hiking trails. It's one of my favorite places to hike and is rarely crowded. The trails can be strenuous but worth it. There are several trail access points. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“ Local, Italian, Dinner: handmade pasta, pizza, seafood, steak, grilled veggies etc. Nice brunch menu on the weekends”
  • 11 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Upscale grocery store that has a deli for lunch and precooked food for dinner. The deli closes early at 7PM. The grocery store closes at 8 PM. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great CA cuisine, surrounded by redwoods, sometimes live music on the weekends. Full bar, great wine menu ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fair warning: This restaurant seems to have more bad reviews than good. I've only eaten there once when it first opened and didn't think it compared well to their original restaurant in Redwood City.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This is the closest grocery store. It is not the least expensive grocery store however. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Oldest operating road house in California. Reopened in August 2018 to rave reviews. Great beer, wine, cocktails, pizza, California cuisine, darts, and corn hole. Most of the space is an outdoor area next to Los Trancos creek so it's a great spot for a sunny day.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Winery
“Gorgeous event space, ideal for large corporate events and weddings. The private wine vineyard for those in the know. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Bianchini's Grocery. Amigos Mexican Restaurant. Portola Kitchen Restaurant. Lobster Shack. UPS Store. Konditorei Coffee. Plus: Laundry, Nail Salon, Hair Salon.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Flower Shop
“Ladera Shopping Center has all the essentials: A grocery store, a UPS postal store, Ladera Garden & Gifts - a terrific garden center, dry cleaning, and some restaurants to grab a quick lunch or dinner.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping > supermarkets & groceries
  • 1 local recommends
Travel & tourism > lodging > bed & breakfasts
  • 1 local recommends
Laundry Service
“This place is expensive, but if you need the cleaners to be close, this shop will suffice. Look on Yelp for alternate dry cleaning services.”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“This is a great library. Check out their website to determine hours of operation.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Gym
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Great take-out for pizza, burgers, sandwiches and french-fries. Also can pick-up sodas and sweets.”
  • 1 local recommends