The Mendo Blog

Campbell: Paint the Cow

Campbell: Paint the Cow

  At Mendocino Farms, we see ourselves as more than a restaurant; our mission is to be a neighborhood gathering place that helps build community. That’s why we’re especially thrilled to be partnering with five local elementary schools in our new neighborhood of... read more
Our Pastrami Passion

Our Pastrami Passion

Our Pastrami Passion   It started five years ago when we were on a food tour of NY. We got a tip from one of the founders of Chop’t Salads, Tony Shure that there was a “hole in the wall” modern Jewish deli in Brooklyn serving the best pastrami he had ever tasted!... read more
Impossible Taco Salad

Impossible Taco Salad

How did Mendo’s Impossible Taco Salad come about?   A couple of months ago, we ate the best Taco Salad we had ever had on a food tour in Houston. None of us had eaten a Taco Salad from a restaurant in a long time…but, it made us ask ourselves…what is the modern,... read more
Tofu Done Differently

Tofu Done Differently

We have an unlikely new hero on our menu, one that doesn’t usually get a lot of glory. We’ve partnered with Tofu Master Minh Tsai at Hodo in Oakland to bring his carefully handcrafted organic and GMO-free tofu to our fans, and we think it’s pretty... read more
Flat Top Brisket

Flat Top Brisket

Two years ago, the culinary team was on a Food Tour of Dallas. We hit some of the famous barbecue joints like Pecan Lodge, The Slow Bone, and Bone Daddy’s. The trip also included some of the great Tex-Mex places like Gabriela’s and Tacolicious. But, if you know Mendo,... read more
Rescued Vegetable Burger

Rescued Vegetable Burger

You really can judge yourself by the company you keep…why do they say that…because good friends inspire you to do great things, bad friends do the opposite! At Mendo, we are honored to have some great friends like Kim and Tyler Malek from Salt & Straw. Earlier in... read more
We’re Hiring for Del Mar!

We’re Hiring for Del Mar!

We are so excited to open our new Del Mar location in August, and we are looking for friendly and outgoing team members to be ambassadors of the Mendo brand. Join us and help us become our guests’ favorite restaurant in Del Mar! Do you have a passion for food,... read more
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soups

Cream of Tomato (GF)
Mushroom Chowder w/ Barley (V)

sides


Healthiest Side Salad Ever (V/GF)

Raw Beet, Ginger & Carrot Salad with Kale, Black Rice, Golden Raisins, Toasted Hazelnuts & Oranges.

Marinated Red Beet Salad (GF)

with Quinoa, Citrus, Green Apples, Dried Cranberries, Honey Roasted Almonds & Scarborough Farm’s Baby Arugula in a Citrus Vinaigrette.



don’t eat your words!

“Good food ends with good talk.”

– Geoffrey Neighbor

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