The Best Of Silicon Valley 2017

We asked readers to tell us their favorite restaurants, bars, businesses—everything. Read more.

Pekoe: So Many Bobas to Split

Just when it seemed like milk tea had evolved to as many forms as possible. Read more.

Terrain Cafe Excels in the Sweets Department

Before the food arrives at the table, the airy, charmingly decorated space inside Terrain Cafe commands attention. Read more.

Wine and Unwind at Vina Enoteca

Vina Enoteca is on to something with its handcrafted Italian foods and wines. Read more.

Follow the Line to Demiya

“Follow the line.” That’s the advice for visiting West San Jose’s new restaurant Demiya. Read more.

Pho Tick Tock Deconstructs a Fan Favorite

Pho Tick Tock breathes new life into a genre that many take for granted. Read more.

Making Sense of the World at Original Joe’s

OJ’s is a place to remember the past and plan for the future. Read more.

Rookies: Big New Player in Sports Bar Scene

The formula for a great sports bar is relatively simple but difficult to execute. Read More.

Thai Love You: Almaden’s New Gem

Thai Love You relies on four decades’ worth of hand-me-down recipes. Read  more.

The Quakes are Back

The San Jose Earthquakes enter the 2017 season with a whole new look. Read more.

The Branham Lounge still offers shelter to weary travelers in need of a drink and nostalgia. Illustration by Jeremiah Harada.Restaurants

Good Vibes persist at South Side’s The Branham Lounge

Who do these people think they are?” I pondered this question as a metallic pearl BMW sped away from the…


BikeShare Aims to Reduce Traffic Overload in Silicon Valley

San Jose is famous for many things: technology, diversity and horrible traffic. In 2013, the traffic-analysis firm INRIX  named San Jose…

Original Joe’s remains a classic in strange days. Illustration by Jeremiah Harada.Nightlife

Making Sense of the World at Original Joe’s

About a month ago, Mr. Harada and I traded in our hot air balloon for the latest model. We were…

Quakes midfielder Anibal Godoy.Attractions

San Jose Earthquakes Season Begins

The San Jose Earthquakes’ rebuilding process is in full-swing as they enter the 2017 season with new management, new players…


Pet Friendly Hotels in Silicon Valley

It can be hard to find a hotel for the whole family, including the pets, but these Silicon Valley hotels…

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