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Things to do in Los Altos Hills

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
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“Great steakhouse! I heard Steve Jobs loved it, too. Blackened ribeye steak, grilled artichoke, and kale salad are my must-have menu items. I heard from a friend once saw President Bill Clinton having a late dinner there during the time his daughter was attending Stanford University.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“I had a pleasantly memorable experience at Sumika. They were so many interesting things on the menu that I want to try, I wanted to order everything. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Spacious and well-decorated coffee shop in the heart of downtown Los Altos--such a gem. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
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  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Popular! Not sweet cakes such as green tea cream puff, earl gray cake, red velvet. Great for gift giving too!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There is Opa in almost every town. You can select from this one in Los Altos or another one in Palo Alto. Solid option. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Farm
“Local organic farm great for kids of all ages interested in sustainable and responsible food production. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Food
“Love this for the children .... a working farm with animals, hiking and much more.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Very good Mexican good, music on weekend nights, lovely outdoor patio and garden with heaters.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Transportation
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Sushi bar offering assorted sushi & sashimi, specialty rolls & Japanese dinner entrees. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Night Club
“Love this place. Some friends and I stopped in last weekend and all I have to say is, CHAMBONG!!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Food
“Dense ice-cream, natural, seasonal flavors. Top flavors are earl grey and malt!”
  • 5 locals recommend
History Museum
“This is a museum built to replicate a 1930s farmhouse, with permanent & temporary exhibits on local history. Outstanding exhibit of history of the Eichler homes from the 1950s era now on display at this little , hidden gem of a museum. ”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great steakhouse! I heard Steve Jobs loved it, too. Blackened ribeye steak, grilled artichoke, and kale salad are my must-have menu items. I heard from a friend once saw President Bill Clinton having a late dinner there during the time his daughter was attending Stanford University.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“I had a pleasantly memorable experience at Sumika. They were so many interesting things on the menu that I want to try, I wanted to order everything. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There is Opa in almost every town. You can select from this one in Los Altos or another one in Palo Alto. Solid option. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Sushi bar offering assorted sushi & sashimi, specialty rolls & Japanese dinner entrees. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very good Mexican good, music on weekend nights, lovely outdoor patio and garden with heaters.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Super casual Mexican take-out or dine in. Delicious food, awesome salsa bar...and... now serving alcohol! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
“Spectacular Franco-Japanese bakery with delicious pastries, breads, light fare, and coffee. WiFi, beautiful space to hang out, take a meeting, or watch pounds of butter and flour manipulated into art”
  • 5 locals recommend

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