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Joe & the Juice Opens at Park Plaza Shops in Lafayette


Park Plaza Shops, Lafayette

Joe & the Juice opened recently at the Park Plaza Shops in Lafayette where Squirrel‚Äôs Coffee Shop used to be. In addition to drinks they also offer sandwiches and yogurt. Check out their menu here. I heard they tried to be edgy so wasn’t surprised that all three employees bore plenty of tattoos. I asked one employee whether tattoos were required to work there and he was speechless for a moment before replying that they weren’t. Out of curiosity I’ll have to drop by another time to see if there are tattoo-less employees.

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Shopping

Lemon Gift Shop Opens Today at Park Plaza Shops in Lafayette


Park Plaza Shops, Lafayette

The Danville-based gift shop Lemon is opening their second location today at Park Plaza Shops across from the Lafayette Plaza park. They feature, “high quality items, organic baby/spa items, gifts people really want to give and get & carry local California items.” Items can also be ordered online with a local pickup (and gift wrapping) option here. If you’re having lunch at Sideboard next door definitely drop by to check this place out!

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Lemon Gift Shop Coming to Park Plaza Shops in Lafayette


Park Plaza Shops, Lafayette

Lemon Gift Shop, which opened in Danville a couple of years ago, is opening their second shop in downtown Lafayette where A Runner’s Mind used to be. Check out their online selection here. They feature, “high quality items, organic baby/spa items, gifts people really want to give and get & carry local California items.”

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Do you love Lemon? Want to see more of Lemon? Well your wish is happeningūüéČ ūüéČExcited to announce we will be opening our second location in beautiful Lafayette ‚ú®Just got keys and super excited to expand our little Lemon baby ‚ú® Funny thing is when I started Lemon I wanted to run the whole thing myself, no employees, it was going to be 5 days a week 5 hours a day well that quickly changed and then some ‚ú® Not only will we be in 2 locations (and online) we will also have longer hours 7 days a week at both locations‚ú®We are also hiring for both locations for all positions, if interested message or email us and join our amazing Lemon family‚ú® You will also notice our IG name has changed and our website is now LemonGiftShop.com ‚ú®Thanks to all of YOU we have been able to grow, expanded & become this amazing store so thank you thank you thank you‚ú® #grateful #thankful #blessed #excited #lemon2.0 #danville #lafayette #eastbay #walnutcreek #alamo #pleasanthill #sanramon #moraga #orinda #gifts #giftshop #home #baby #kids #guys #women #style #holiday #thankyou #newstore #bignews #gotthekeys #bayarea #california #lovelafayette

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Restaurants

Sideboard Opens in Downtown Lafayette

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3535 Plaza Way, Lafayette

The much anticipated opening of Danville-based comfort food restaurant Sideboard took place last week and over the weekend I dropped by to check it out and was happy to see that same casual charm their Danville location offers. I tried the skirt steak sandwich with chimichurri sauce. arugula and caramelized onions and it was delicious! I look forward to going back to try some more dishes out. Check out their morning menu here, lunch menu here, dinner menu here, and beverage menu here. Like their Danville location (and nearby Roam Burgers), you order directly at the cashier, get a tag and sit down where your food is delivered.

From their website:

Sideboard neighborhood kitchen and coffee bar is dedicated to creating handcrafted comfort food taking into account the season and availability of natural, local, organic, and sustainable ingredients whenever possible. All menu items and condiments are house made or sourced from purveyors who share our vision and passion in creating products which we believe to be the best available. Simply prepared, our rustic comfort food comes from the heart. Signature items will be available daily.

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