Restaurants in San Jose, California area?

Posted on: Sat, 02/09/2008 - 2:17pm
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Hello,

Does anyone know of some allergy-friendly restaurants in the San Jose/Saratoga/Cupertino/Sunnyvale area of California?
Thanks!

Posted on: Wed, 03/12/2008 - 1:53am
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Chipotle the chain has no peanuts, tree nuts, or sesame. Same for Baja Fresh though the quality has down in my opinion.
I have done fine with Left at Albequerque though I order just one dish- the Gulf Coast Seafood Enchiladas and always check with the waitstaff. I have eaten three times at Vin Santo in Willow Glen. Call them ahead and speak to Umberto the chef. The food is a bit heavy but good.
My best experience has been at Passionfish in Pacific Grove (near Monterey). The chef's wife who also works at the restaurant has anaphylactic food allergy and the entire restaurant is very very well trained. And the food is fantastic.

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