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Specialty's Café & Bakery, headquartered in Pleasanton, going out of business

Specialty's Cafe & Bakery, a restaurant brand headquartered in Pleasanton and operating more than 50 locations in three states,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
Last comment by Matthew, on Jun 1, 2020 at 6:53 am | 10 comments | 84927 Views

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Readers Choice 2012

The tallies are in for the Pleasanton Weekly Readers Choice 2012 contest with a total of 26,365 confirmed votes. Thanks for...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 19, 2013 at 12:28 pm | 5 comments | 35877 Views

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Black Bear Diner opens Monday in Pleasanton

Black Bear Diner will open its newest California restaurant Monday in Pleasanton, offering its famous breakfast specials...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2013
Last comment by Diner, on Dec 13, 2013 at 12:43 am | 23 comments | 20615 Views

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Eddie Papa's owner's dream coming true: A restaurant on Main Street

The prestigious and elegant Pleasanton Hotel is returning to the downtown dining scene. Ed Westmoreland, who owns Eddie Papa's...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2018
Last comment by Hansen Curious, on Sep 12, 2018 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 19631 Views

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'Sneak Peek' shows Paragon Outlets nearing completion

The developers of Paragon Outlets led the media and selected guests on an hour-long "sneak peek" of the 120-store shopping...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Just.Me, on Sep 5, 2012 at 7:44 pm | 3 comments | 18605 Views

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35 new stores opening in August as Livermore's Outlet center expands

Livermore's outlet center at El Charro Road and I-580, now renamed San Francisco Premium Outlets, will open a new 185,000...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by Armanda, on Oct 14, 2015 at 3:25 pm | 4 comments | 16663 Views

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Stacey's Under New Management

I just saw the sign saying "new management". Does anyone know if the menu will change? Where did Stacy go?...

Original post made by Wanda on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Debbie of Concord, on Oct 17, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 35 comments | 15474 Views

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Beer, wine garden on tap before Planning Commission tonight

A picturesque two story building on lower Main Street that was built in 1938 as an upscale family home is about to become...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by George, on Aug 28, 2014 at 2:33 pm | 33 comments | 15144 Views

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An American classic: Pleasanton restaurateur wins James Beard Award

Some have called him "The General." Others, "The King of Tacos." But now, Pleasanton resident Miguel Jara has a new moniker...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by ValleyJoe, on Jun 20, 2017 at 9:46 pm | 15 comments | 14386 Views

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Sweet Tomatoes permanently closing all restaurants, including Hopyard location

The Sweet Tomatoes restaurant on Hopyard Road in Pleasanton has shuttered for good after corporate officials announced last...

Original post made on May. 14, 2020
Last comment by Get past the denial stage, on May 17, 2020 at 11:39 am | 35 comments | 13859 Views

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Planners OK McKay's Taphouse on Main Street

The Pleasanton Planning Commission, with the support of the Pleasanton Downtown Association, has approved a bid by Barbara...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Map, on Mar 3, 2015 at 7:37 am | 20 comments | 12268 Views

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Letters: Zachary's Pizza update

I wanted to take a moment to reach out to friends and neighbors in our community to clarify the progress and evolution of...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by js, on Dec 6, 2018 at 7:30 am | 13 comments | 11517 Views

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Main Street Brewery is now like a strip club?

We have long taken friends from out of town and even younger ones over the years to the Main Street Brewery for good music,...

Original post made by Chris on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 23, 2010 at 1:16 am | 49 comments | 10764 Views

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Chick-fil-A opens Pleasanton restaurant Thursday

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A, Inc., a family owned and privately held restaurant company, will open its first Tri-Valley eatery...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by AR15, on Nov 16, 2016 at 9:41 am | 2 comments | 10621 Views

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Mountaiin Mikes Showdown...It's On!

So I saw the other day that Mountain Mikes next to Nob Hill and Togos has all you can eat salad, pizza and desert for $5.99...

Original post made by I. Eaton Moore on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by I. Eaton Moore, on May 15, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 11 comments | 10280 Views

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Rount Table Main Steet Closed??

I just heard that Round Table on Main has closed - does anyone know why? Very sad that we lose yet another great place for...

Original post made by Mary on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by Rob, on Oct 26, 2013 at 11:33 pm | 34 comments | 10062 Views

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Forno Vecchia

Has anyone been to this restaurant that recently opened where Amarone was?...

Original post made by Susan on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Alberto, on May 16, 2011 at 8:57 am | 20 comments | 9108 Views

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TGI Fridays closed

So when did TGI Fridays close? We went there only once a year or so, but it's still sad to see businesses in town close....

Original post made by MainStreetDiva on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 18, 2012 at 12:47 pm | 4 comments | 9086 Views

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Albertos let "Best of" award go to its head

This restaurant has gotten full of itself. We stopped in right after the AVHS Parent night this past week and waited from...

Original post made by Disappointed by Albertos Service on Sep. 22, 2007
Last comment by Oliver Heaviside, on Dec 11, 2008 at 4:20 pm | 5 comments | 9081 Views

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Clubhouse, downtown's newest restaurant, opens in Pleasanton Hotel

Ed Westmoreland was joined by an enthusiastic crowd Monday as he cut the ribbon and opened his new Clubhouse restaurant in...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2018
Last comment by b, on Oct 18, 2018 at 8:49 pm | 12 comments | 8931 Views
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