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Restaurant Review: Los Gatos’ Pastaria & Market

Restaurant Review: Los Gatos’ Pastaria & Market

All Pasta, No Marketing: Los Gatos’ Pastaria & Market

in the January 10, 2007 issue of Metro Silicon Valley

LOS GATOS isn’t hurting for high-end restaurants, but even the well-heeled can’t eat at Manresa every night. When Los Gatans want to kick back, relax and have an unfussy but still raveworthy dinner at a cozy neighborhood eatery, they flock to the Pastaria & Market. With no website, a menu that steers clear of trendy ingredients like truffle oil, and d├ęcor comprised of framed posters and painted trellises, Pastaria offers reasonably priced comfort food in an unpretentious but still lively atmosphere. And it’s full nearly every night. [more]