Peninsula Cities
Index

Click through these links to a selection of some of the best attractions and restaurants in Peninsula cities.

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(San Francisco is the starting point. Route follows Highway 101 south.)

Millbrae

Restaurants
Hong Kong Flower Lounge Restaurant
Shanghai Dumpling Shop
Hotels
Aloft San Francisco Airport
Best Western El Rancho Inn
The Westin San Francisco Airport

Burlingame

Attractions
Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia
Restaurants
Copenhagen Bakery & Cafe
Fattoria e Mare
Mingalaba
New England Lobster Market & Eatery
Rise Pizzeria
Hotels
Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport

San Mateo

Attractions
Central Park
Coyote Point Recreation Area
CuriOdyssey
Talbot’s Toyland
Restaurants
Champagne Seafood Restaurant
Curry Up Now
Draeger’s Market+Viognier Restaurant
Espetus Churrascaria
Heidi Pies
Hotaru Japanese Restaurant
Pacific Catch
31st Union

Redwood City

Donato Enoteca

Menlo Park

Attraction
Allied Arts Guild
Hotel
Park James Hotel

Woodside

Filoli

Palo Alto

Attractions
Baylands Nature Preserve
Bell’s Books
Elizabeth F. Gamble Garden
El Palo Alto Park
Hannah House
The Hewlett Packard Garage
Palo Alto Duck Pond
Stanford University Campus
Winter Lodge
Restaurants
Baume
Coconuts Caribbean
Coupa Cafe
Oren’s Hummus Shop
Pluto’s
Sprout Cafe
Hotels

The Clement Hotel
Hotel Keen

Mountain View

Attractions
Computer History Museum
Restaurants
Oren’s Hummus Shop
Sakoon
Xanh

Los Altos

Redwood Grove Nature Preserve

Portola Valley

Alpine Inn

Sunnyvale

Arka Restaurant, Bar & Lounge

Santa Clara

Halloween Hunt at Great America

Cupertino

Apple Park Visitor Center
Cupertino Village Shopping Center

San Jose

Introduction
Attractions
Happy Hollow Park & Zoo
Japantown
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum
San Jose Improv
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
San Jose Museum of Art
Restaurants
Arcadia
Original Joe’s
Peggy Sue’s
Psycho Donuts
San Pedro Square
Teske’s Germania Restaurant and Beer Garden
Hotels
The Fairmont San Jose
Hotel Valencia