Coupa Cafe: A User’s Guide
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Beverage: Cafe Caracas, a softer, Venezuelan-style latte
Appetizer: empanaditas, a miniature version of the eatery’s empanadas, stuffed with ground beef and cheese
Entree: carne mechada arepa, a grilled cornmeal pancake stuffed with venezuelan shredded-beef stew
Palo Alto Online named it the best coffee shop 2014 for its “Venezuelan specialties . . . and the amazing aroma.”
The Wall Street Journal noted, “Even by Silicon Valley standards, Coupa Café is social and networked,” citing its popularity with tech workers and its high-speed wifi.
Because lines are often long at the Palo Alto spot and patrons are encouraged to feel at home, a cozy table can be hard to come by. Be content with grabbing what’s available or come during off-peak hours. Or try one of the café’s other six Bay Area locations.
Forgot your cash? If you’re strapped, take note: the cafe takes payment in Bitcoin.
Guasacaca: a salsa made with avocado that’s tangier than guacamole because it’s made with vinegar rather than lime juice
Mechada: a venezuelan stew made with shredded beef, onions, and peppers
While You’re in the Neighborhood
Before: In the sculpture garden (Lomita Drive, Stanford) on the Stanford campus, stroll among stone and wooden sculptures crafted by artists from New Guinea in 1994.
After: Catch a silver-screen classic at the Stanford Theater (221 University Avenue).
Joanie's Cafe is a cute cafe nestled in Palo Alto's Evergreen Park district.
It serves everything including gluten-free and low-fat options.
Whether you have something to celebrate or just need something to take the edge off, the drink menu at this restaurant won't disappoint.
This restaurant is great for families with kids.
Patio tables and chairs are ready for Joanie's Cafe diners who prefer their meals al fresco.
Call ahead for reservations to ensure your table is waiting for you when you arrive.
At Joanie's Cafe, "dress to impress" is a thing of the past, and jeans are the new norm.
Joanie's Cafe can also cater your next party; call today for details.
Short on time? Don't wait for a driver — pick it up yourself.
Drivers can find a space for their wheels on the street when dining at the restaurant's California Avenue business.
Bike parking is quick and easy at Joanie's Cafe.
Deep pockets not required! Joanie's Cafe takes pride in its over-the-top flavor and just-right prices.
The restaurant serves lunch and dinner, but it's the brunch menu that draws the most rave reviews from patrons.
No doubt about it — you need to head to Joanie's Cafe for a great bite of lunch today.
So this weekend, don't just eat cereal at home, get to Joanie's Cafe for a decadent and delicious breakfast or brunch, depending on what time you wake up!
Enjoy everything that breakfast has to offer at Joanie's Cafe.
For an after-dinner treat, The Prolific Oven offers a mouthwatering selection of sweets.
Surf the web from your tablet or laptop on The Prolific Oven's complimentary wifi.
The Prolific Oven is a great location to host a group dinner.
The Prolific Oven provides seasonal outdoor seating — be sure to grab a chair before it's too late.
Good luck spotting a suit and tie at The Prolific Oven — casually-dressed diners are the norm here.
Can't get enough of The Prolific Oven's tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events.
Drivers will be happy to know that The Prolific Oven is located near many street and lot parking options.
You'll also find plenty of safe spaces to lock up your bike if you prefer to cycle to the bakery.
You won't find better prices in town than at The Prolific Oven, so grab all the snacks you can carry.
If a trip to the ATM isn't on the agenda, visitors have the convenience of paying by major credit card.
If you are looking for something sweet to end your meal, make your way over to The Prolific Oven and browse the tasty dessert options.
Isn't it time you stopped by the definitive bakery in town at The Prolific Oven?
So remember to save room for dessert. The baked goods from The Prolific Oven will not disappoint.
Serving a range of tasty food and drink, Cafe Epi in Palo Alto will have you thinking about seconds (or thirds).
Low-fat, gluten-free and anything else you've been looking for waits here.
This restaurant's fully stocked bar is a perk for patrons who enjoy a fine wine (or more) with their meal.
Tots are more than welcome to dine with their parents at this restaurant.
Access the Internet free of charge via Cafe Epi's complimentary wifi.
Dine under the sun (or stars) at Cafe Epi with their charming outdoor seating.
You can't reserve a table at Cafe Epi, so be sure to show up early.
Jeans are a no-go at Cafe Epi; suits and dresses are the standard here.
If you're hoping to make a smashing impression at your next soiree, you can also have Cafe Epi cater for you.
Want to enjoy this restaurant without the wait? Get it to go.
Cafe Epi is surrounded by a number of street parking options for patrons.
Cafe Epi's diners can store their bikes safely at the rack around the corner.
Cafe Epi s mid-range cuisine will please your pockets as well as your palate.
Whether you're hungry first thing in the morning or prefer to eat a little later, Cafe Epi is conveniently open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Catering toward the non-conformist, Printers Cafe serves coffee to those searching for a seriously strong cup.
With its kid-friendly vibe, this coffee shop is a great spot for families to chow down.
Score quick and easy seating for groups of any size at Printers Cafe.
You can tote your laptop here to take advantage of the free wifi.
Printers Cafe is the perfect spot to enjoy a great meal outside (weather permitting).
Good luck spotting a suit and tie at Printers Cafe — casually-dressed diners are the norm here.
Love the food at this coffee shop but don't have the time to stay? You can pick up your food to eat when you're ready, or have them deliver straight to your home.
Printers Cafe will even bring the amazing food from their kitchen to yours.
Complimentary parking is provided in the lot next to Printers Cafe.
The coffee shop is known for its showstopper brunch, but they also offer lunch and dinner.
People come to Printers Cafe for the coffee, but they stay for its fun and trendy vibe.
The coffee at Printers Cafe is fresh and flavorful, so head on over today and enjoy a taste of paradise.
Whoever said all pastries are created equal? Palo Alto Baking Company creates highly-rated baked goods.
You won't need to get a sitter before heading to this bakery — kids are more than welcome at this family-friendly establishment.
For comfortable outdoor service, Palo Alto Baking Company sets up a seasonal patio.
Love the food so much you want to serve it at your next soiree? No problem — Palo Alto Baking Company offers catering.
This bakery lets you stop by or stay home for your food.
Store your car on the street or in a nearby lot at Palo Alto Baking Company.
Palo Alto Baking Company offers various parking options, including bike parking.
You'll pay a bit more than average for something to nibble on at Palo Alto Baking Company.
Put simply, Palo Alto Baking Company is your all-in-one shop for savory baked goods.
Everyone loves a tasty treat, and the baked goods at Palo Alto Baking Company are no exception. Spoil yourself silly with a trip today.