California Restaurant Month Is in Full Swing

Take the island-town home of Alameda Restaurant Week (Jan. 16–26), which features spots such as all-you-can-eat Korean BBQ Ohgane Alameda, and the authentic comfort food of Mama Papa Lithuania. Vacaville Restaurant Week (Jan. 17–26) has its own array of international cuisine—with participants such as Roline’s Uniquely Filipino and Peace Love & Boba. Or, make the most of Cali-cuisine-focused Berkeley Restaurant Week (Jan. 21–31), where the long list of participants...

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A Lithuanian Village in the Heart of Alameda

“I love the cream of mushroom soup because it warms my tummy. I also like the homemade sausages because they’re not spicy and they make me feel good, and I don’t like spicy because it makes me freak out.” — Natalia Olveira, 7-year-old Alameda resident Vaidas Sukys opened the doors to Mama Papa Lithuania Restaurant six years ago as he dreamt of sharing the cultural heritage and culinary traditions of Lithuania. “My goal was to stick a small...

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We have been featured in a Diablo Magazine !

One Fine Day in Alameda …..Park Street also boasts what may be the only Lithuanian eatery in the West: Mama Papa Lithuania Restaurant and Tea House, where rustic tables and wood-paneled walls transport diners to the Baltics to indulge in stuffed cabbage rolls and mushroom borscht with rye bread….. Read More:...

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Check, Please! Bay Area – Episode #1205

Greetings, everyone! We’re happy to announce the premiere of Check, Please! Bay Area –  Episode #1205 featuring: Miss Ollie’s, Oakland Mama Papa Lithuania Restaurant, Alameda Bar Crudo, San Francisco airing on:  KQED, Channel 9 (San Francisco):  Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 7:30pm Repeats on KQED, Channel 9 (San Francisco):   Fri, May 12, 2017 — 1:30am (KQED 9) Sat, May 13, 2017 — 12:00pm (KQED 9) Sat, May 13, 2017 — 6:30pm (KQED Life) Sat, May 13, 2017...

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