Centrally located and spanning from 280 to the Dumbarton Bridge, Menlo Park is a primarily residential city with great schools both public and private. Menlo Park neighborhoods and communities are highly desirable. Conveniently situated near Stanford, Menlo Park is a hop, skip, and a jump to both San Francisco and San Jose by car and by Caltrain. Bike or walk to Stanford, the Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto, or even the Facebook Campus! At the heart of Menlo Park is downtown at Santa Cruz Avenue and El Camino. Take a walk down Santa Cruz Avenue and pop into one of the many shops and restaurants. Pick up some fresh produce at the Sunday Farmer’s Market, come out for free outdoor events, and enjoy one of a kind art from the arts and crafts festivals.
Nearby Highlights Include:
Kepler’s Bookstore – Support your local bookstore! Featuring book clubs and author events
Camper – Rustic California restaurant with fantastic food and craft cocktails!
Cafe Borrone – A local favorite, you can’t go wrong with anything on the menu.
Draeger’s Market – Local upscale market with artisanal goodies. Cafe and gifts upstairs.
Studio Rincon – Fantastic traditional and upbeat yoga classes (check out YogaRok!), Zumba, and Bootcamp
Menlo Park Academy of Dance – Formal training in ballet, classes for both kids and adults (ballet, hip hop, tap, jazz)
Jan’s Deli – Best turkey sandwiches! Hole in the wall deli next to the Menlo Park Caltrain station, they roast their turkey every day.
Ann’s Coffee Shop – Old school diner with great breakfast and pie
Burgess – Burgess Pool, Arrillaga Family Gymnastics Center, Gymnasium, and Recreation Center, Burgess Skate Park
Dutch Goose – Sports bar with great brews, burgers, and deviled eggs!
Menlo Park Neighborhoods and Communities:
- Downtown Menlo Park
- Central Menlo Park
- Allied Arts
- Sharon Heights
- Stanford Hills
- Felton Gables
- Linfield Oaks
- Park Forest
- Belle Haven
- Suburban Park
- Lorelei Manor
- Flood Triangle
- Vintage Oaks
- South of Seminary
- Menlo Oaks (Unincorporated San Mateo County)
- Fair Oaks (Unincorporated)
- University Heights / West Menlo Park (Unincorporated)
- Stanford Weekend Acres (Unincorporated)
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