Bayside Brunch
Bayside Brunches are held roughly monthly during the summer as an alternate to the usual coffee destinations. We meet at the Trellis next to the ranger station along the BayLands run/walk course.

 Palo Alto Café
2675 Middlefield Road in mid-town Palo Alto. From the BayLands parking lot:
  • Geng Road to Embarcadero and turn right onto Embarcadero.
  • Go through the light and over the freeway. Take the 101 south turn.
  • At the split, stay towards the right, merging onto Oregon Expressway.
  • After about a mile, turn left onto Middlefield Road.
  • Palo Alto Café is about 2½ blocks down on the left. Parking is available near the café and around and behind Long's.
 Peet's
Peet's is located in south Palo Alto, at the corner of Charleston and Middlefield. From the BayLands parking lot:
  • Geng Road to Embarcadero and turn right onto Embarcadero.
  • Go through the light and over the freeway. Take the 101 south turn.
  • At the split, stay towards the left, merging onto 101 south.
  • Exit at San Antonio and drive to the first light (Charleston).
  • Turn right onto Charleston then move into the left lane. Stay on Charleston until you get to Middlefield Road.
  • Turn left onto Middlefield, then immediately turn right into the parking lot. Peet's is at the right-hand end of the parking lot in the back.
 Posh Bagel
444 Castro Street in Mountain View. From the BayLands parking lot:
  • Geng Road to Embarcadero and turn right onto Embarcadero.
  • Go through the light and over the freeway. Take the 101 south turn.
  • At the split, stay towards the left, merging onto 101 south.
  • Exit at Shoreline and turn right at the end of the offramp onto Shoreline. Stay on Shoreline, crossing Middlefield Road and the overpass at Central Expressway.
  • Turn left onto California Street and go for four blocks to Castro Street.
  • Turn right onto Castro Street. Posh Bagel will be on your right.
 Cafe Zoë
1929 Menalto Ave., Menlo Park, in the Willows neighborhood. From the BayLands parking lot:
  • Geng Road to Embarcadero and turn right onto Embarcadero.
  • Merge onto 101 north.
  • Take the University Ave exit toward Palo Alto.
  • Turn right onto Woodland Ave.
  • Turn right onto Menalto Ave. Cafe Zoë is on the left.