The Mendo Blog

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
How to Set Up a Giveback

How to Set Up a Giveback

Mendocino Farms loves connecting with the community. One way we do that is through our Give Back’s, which help local schools and non profits raise money for their organization. Set up is as easy as 4 simple steps: Pick a date (Monday through Thursday only), a 2... 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
Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

May your holidays be filled with all your favorite things! Here at Mendocino Farms, happiness and community are at the top of our list, which is why we are adjusting our hours to give our team the chance to enjoy this special time with family and friends. Please note... read more
Find Your Mendo

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.



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“Good food ends with good talk.”

– Geoffrey Neighbor

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