Trevor Felch

Vitality Bowls' primary menu item features the antioxidant-rich açaí berry, topped with granola and other “superfood” ingredients. (Courtesy photo)

Vitality Bowls sprout on the Peninsula

Perfect for the trendy health-conscious Bay Area, Vitality Bowls recently opened two…

Vitality Bowls' primary menu item features the antioxidant-rich açaí berry, topped with granola and other “superfood” ingredients. (Courtesy photo)
The signature Cubano has ham, melted Swiss cheese and pickles in mojo sauce. (Courtesy photo)

Qba puts fast-casual twist on Cuban food

After a career in investment banking, Cuban-American entrepreneur Lynna Martinez finally realized…

The signature Cubano has ham, melted Swiss cheese and pickles in mojo sauce. (Courtesy photo)
Made in Italy, a wine bar in downtown San Mateo, is serving authentic Neapolitan pizza. (Courtesy photo)

Pizza, wine grace menu at Made in Italy

The Peninsula has many destinations for authentic Neapolitan pizza, but few are…

Made in Italy, a wine bar in downtown San Mateo, is serving authentic Neapolitan pizza. (Courtesy photo)
Bistro Vida in Menlo Park, which has a new chef from Paris, is serving classic bistro fare and more. (Courtesy photo )

Bistro Vida a slice of Paris in Menlo Park

After dining at Paris’ La Rollange restaurant, Ali Elsafy, owner of Menlo…

Bistro Vida in Menlo Park, which has a new chef from Paris, is serving classic bistro fare and more. (Courtesy photo )
Zorba's Pizza in San Mateo also serves Greek specialties, including souvlaki.  (Courtesy photo)

Zorba serves great Greek, Italian fare in San Mateo

Zorba’s Pizza, which closed its downtown San Mateo location last year (forcing…

Zorba's Pizza in San Mateo also serves Greek specialties, including souvlaki.  (Courtesy photo)
Max’s Restaurant, new in Daly City, serves Filipino specialties such as kare kare, or oxtail stew. (Courtesy photo)

Bunny serving tasty banh mi in Pacifica

Longtime Pacifica morning coffee and lunchtime banh mi favorite Vy’s Coffee Shop…

Max’s Restaurant, new in Daly City, serves Filipino specialties such as kare kare, or oxtail stew. (Courtesy photo)
Kanoya, a new Japanese restaurant in Millbrae, has tempting seafood on the menu. COURTESY PHOTO

Sushi, sake plentiful at Kanoya in Millbrae

Kanoya, Millbrae’s newest Japanese restaurant, is now open near the Caltrain and…

Kanoya, a new Japanese restaurant in Millbrae, has tempting seafood on the menu. COURTESY PHOTO
Osteria Coppa, serving fine Italian food in San Mateo, is offering special monthly Summer Wine Lovers Dinners starting on June 25. COURTESY PHOTO

New Mediterranean Grill in Belmont

The former Belmont Gyro House has a new owner and a new…

Osteria Coppa, serving fine Italian food in San Mateo, is offering special monthly Summer Wine Lovers Dinners starting on June 25. COURTESY PHOTO