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Guidebook for Menlo Park

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Guidebook for Menlo Park

Parks & Nature
Its a nice walk or jog - paved and gives you a wonderful birds-eye view of Silicon Valley.
32
locals recommend
Stanford Dish Hiking Trail
32
locals recommend
Its a nice walk or jog - paved and gives you a wonderful birds-eye view of Silicon Valley.
Great Family friendly hiking trail. Only 1 mile in is a cute small farm with animals to see.
73
locals recommend
Rancho San Antonio Preserve
22500 Cristo Rey Drive
73
locals recommend
Great Family friendly hiking trail. Only 1 mile in is a cute small farm with animals to see.
Food Scene
Always a dependable great meal in a comfortable setting. Steak Frites are a must.
15
locals recommend
Left Bank
635 Santa Cruz Avenue
15
locals recommend
Always a dependable great meal in a comfortable setting. Steak Frites are a must.
Great menu! The Roti Prata with Curry Sauce is to amazing.
6
locals recommend
Shiok! Singapore Kitchen
1137 Chestnut Street
6
locals recommend
Great menu! The Roti Prata with Curry Sauce is to amazing.
Essentials
Right off Santa Cruz Avenue
22
locals recommend
Trader Joe's
720 Menlo Avenue
22
locals recommend
Right off Santa Cruz Avenue
15
locals recommend
Safeway
525 El Camino Real
15
locals recommend
Entertainment & Activities
Great for families and fun rides
86
locals recommend
California's Great America
4701 Great America Parkway
86
locals recommend
Great for families and fun rides
Older theatre but features independent or artsy movies you may not catch at the mainstream cinemas.
9
locals recommend
Landmark's Guild Theatre
949 El Camino Real
9
locals recommend
Older theatre but features independent or artsy movies you may not catch at the mainstream cinemas.
Conveniently located in downtown Palo Alto with comfy new seats. Nearby dining options. However, parking can be a little bit tricky so allow yourself extra time on a Friday or Saturday night.
17
locals recommend
Landmark's Aquarius Theatre
430 Emerson Street
17
locals recommend
Conveniently located in downtown Palo Alto with comfy new seats. Nearby dining options. However, parking can be a little bit tricky so allow yourself extra time on a Friday or Saturday night.
Getting Around
There are slightly more bullet trains available from the Palo Alto station (@Alma/Lytton) which is equidistant from our home.
16
locals recommend
Menlo Park
16
locals recommend
There are slightly more bullet trains available from the Palo Alto station (@Alma/Lytton) which is equidistant from our home.
Has great bullet train access to San Francisco. Equidistant from our house as the Menlo Park train station.
13
locals recommend
Palo Alto Transit Center
13
locals recommend
Has great bullet train access to San Francisco. Equidistant from our house as the Menlo Park train station.
Shopping
Mostly upscale shops with some convenient dining options.
186
locals recommend
Stanford Shopping Center
660 Stanford Shopping Center
186
locals recommend
Mostly upscale shops with some convenient dining options.