Ramen Yamadaya, San Jose

After realizing Ramen Yamadaya was a chain, I wanted to try another branch!   Though I went right when it opened, it was pretty empty by the time I was done eating. Different than the SF branch.   Also tried different food than the unknown SF ramens.   Since discovering tsukemen style ramen in Japan, … Continue reading Ramen Yamadaya, San Jose

Voyageur du Temps, Los Altos

Went here on recommendation from a trusted foodie friend. Looks nice outside.   Looks nice inside too.   The breakfast is good!   I enjoyed their latte, but I think the french press is better. Forgot to take a photo of it.   Of course, all the baked goods are solid.   I ended up … Continue reading Voyageur du Temps, Los Altos

Tanto, Sunnyvale

A local favorite.  Everything I've tried I would get again!  I recommend making reservations with a group so that you can try most dishes.   From the street, Tanto looks rather unassuming.   Always tempted to get the sashimi salad.  Generous amounts of sashimi, with just the right amount of dressing and greens.  This is probably as … Continue reading Tanto, Sunnyvale