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Dining in Silicon Valley: My top five Bay Area restaurants (so far!)

Originally posted on Munch Hunt:
The Cioppino at Tarragon in Sunnyvale. By Tarryl Jackson I can’t believe it’s already been a year since I took that cross-country trek from Michigan to my new home of California. Over the year, I have discovered some delicious entrees from many restaurants in the Silicon Valley/Bay Area – from Indian-style tacos to apple pie crepes to prime rib Shepherd’s Pie. My focus has been mostly on the San Jose area, and I plan to expand more northbound (San Francisco and beyond) this upcoming year. Here are my top favorite restaurants that I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing in Silicon Valley in my first year. These eateries are in no particular order because they are all great in their own way: Tarragon, 140 S. Murphy Ave., Sunnyvale I have never been disappointed in the food and service at Tarragon. The cioppino is to die for – jam-packed with fresh mussels, clams and shrimp in a rich tomato sauce, perfect for dipping with the garlic bread. The Collard Greens at Lillie…