UNIVERSITY CIRCLE

 

Located approximately 30 miles south of San Francisco, Palo Alto is located in the heart of Silicon Valley. This gem of a city is filled with incredible restaurants, shopping, exercise opportunities, and so much more.

 
 

 
 

DINING & NIGHTLIFE

BIRD DOG
420 Ramona Street
Stylish, minimalistic dinner bistro for Californian and Japanese eats made with local ingredients.

TACOLICIOUS
632 Emerson Street
Mexican chain presents imaginative tacos & margaritas in a hip, relaxed setting.

COUPA CAFE
528 Ramona Street
111 Lytton Avenue
Coupa Café is an urban oasis, a lively Venezuelan restaurant featuring a completely new style of international dining.

TIN POT CREAMERY
855 El Camino Real,
Suite 121
Small-batch ice cream parlor selling baked goods and scoops of gourmet flavors with vegan options.

EVVIA ESTIATORIO
420 Emerson Street
Destination for refined renderings of classic Greek dishes in lively surroundings. 

MAYFIELD BAKERY & CAFE
855 El Camino Real
Rustic eatery offers a locally sourced Californian menu & fresh bread from the bakery next door.

NOLA
855 El Camino Real,
Suite 121
New Orleans-themed spot offering Creole fare in a 3-floor space reminiscent of the French Quarter.

FRAICHE YOGURT
200 Hamilton Avenue
Sleek cafe for organic, European-style fresh & frozen yogurt served with fruit & other toppings.


 
 

ARTS & CULTURE

CANTOR ARTS CENTER
Stanford University
328 Lomita Avenue
Art museum on the campus of Stanford University which opened in 1894, consists of over 130,000 square feet of space, including sculpture gardens.

STANFORD THEATRE
221 University Avenue
The Stanford Theatre is a classical independent movie theater. It was designed and built in the 1920s as a movie palace styled in neoclassical Persian and Moorish architecture.


 
 

HEALTH & WELLNESS

STANFORD DISH TRAIL
Stanford Avenue and Junipero Serra Boulevard
The paved 3.5 mile trail climbs the hills and offers spectacular views of the Peninsula, the campus and the coastal mountains.

WATERCOURSE WAY BATHHOUSE SPA
165 Channing Avenue
Treat yourself to a relaxing massage, hot stone massage, rejuvenating facial, or luxurious spa treatment.

VIVRE
611 Emerson Street
Full-service fitness club featuring group classes and personal training.

THE BAR METHOD
855 El Camino Real,
Suite 151
Improve your strength and flexibility at Bar Method Palo Alto. Skilled instructors guide you through a fun and effective workout.

SIMPLY BE SALON & SPA
530 University Avenue
 Simply Be is a completely fulfilling oasis experience to all your nails, hair, & skin care needs.

UFORIA STUDIOS
819 Ramona Street
uforia offers amazing fitness experiences from classes custom designed to get you sweaty, happy, & stronger than ever.


 
 

HOTELS

FOUR SEASONS SILICON VALLEY
2050 University Avenue
Chic rooms and suites, some with mountain views, plus a rooftop pool, modern Italian dining, and luxurious spa.

ROSEWOOD SAND HILL
2825 Sand Hill Road
Modern, stylish rooms with walk-in closets and marble bathtubs, plus upscale dining, a spa, and pool.

GARDEN COURT HOTEL
520 Cowper Street
Plush rooms and suites with marble bathrooms and private balconies, plus complimentary breakfast and refreshments.


NEIGHBORHOOD NECESSITIES

MARKETS

SIGONA'S FARMERS MARKET
399 Stanford Shopping Center

WHOLE FOODS MARKET
774 Emerson Street

PHARMACY

WALGREENS
300 University Avenue

CVS
352 University Avenue

PETS

PENINSULA PETS
Mobile pet sitter

HOSPITAL

STANFORD MEDICAL CENTER
300 Pasteur Drive


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