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RESTAURANTS

Bellini Bistro

Bellini Bistro is a new Italian bistro in Foster City. Bellini Bistro serves a wide variety of traditional Italian dishes at reasonable prices with a freshness you can see and taste. Treat yourself to the taste of Italy before an evening of theatre. Bellini Bistro is a place for taste conscious people.
 
Bellini Bistro is located at 1473 Beach Park Blvd in the Beach Park Plaza.

Lazy Dog Restaurant

Lazy Dog restaurant serves a seasonal menu that ranges from ribs to pad thai. You’re sure to find something for your group to enjoy. They offer indoor and outdoor seating on their patio. Coming to a matinee? Head to Lazy dog for brunch. They are a new restaurant in our area so we recommend calling ahead!

Sweet Basil

Sweet Basil, a Foster City favorite, serves classic Thai cuisine in a warm and casual environment. Some of our favorite dishes include the Pineapple Fried Rice and Pad-See-Ew, but you can’t go wrong with the classic Pad Thai.
 
Sweet Basil is located at 1473 Beach Park Blvd in the Beach Park Plaza. We recommend getting there early to secure a table. They open for dinner at 5pm.

Starbird

Starbird is a fast, casual dining experience serving fried chicken in a fresh way. Starbird’s sandwiches, tacos, and hearty salads have quickly become favorites of our cast, crew and staff members.
 
Starbird is located at 1141 Triton Dr.
Open 10:30 am – 9:30 pm

Apple Fritter

Apple Fritter is located in San Mateo, California. Locals and visitors from afar enjoy the simple breakfast plates that  include such unique offerings as donut burgers, fruity pebble shakes, and churro french toasts! The cafe takes pride in being a small business that is locally owned and operated.
 
From delicious in house donuts to crowd favorite instagrammable breakfast sandwiches, Apple Fritter is the perfect place to grab a pre-show brunch.
 
Located at 1901 S. Norfolk Street San Mateo, CA 94403.
Open M-Fri 6:30am-2:45pm – Sat-Sun 7:30am-2:45pm
 

Penelope’s Tea and Coffee

Penelope’s Tea and Coffee is a family owned cafe aimed at bringing you a taste of traditional Greek Kafe’s with a modern take. Penelope’s is the perfect place to enjoy a pre-show brunch or grab a delicious coffee after “experiencing” Bay Area traffic. Penelope’s offers a wide variety of coffees, original tea blends as well as tasty waffles, sandwiches, and traditional greek desserts.
 
Penelope’s invites you to, “step in and feel the traditions, customs, and values of their families brought to modern times”.
 
Penelope’s is located at 3 Plaza View Ln.
Open 6 am-8pm

Sandwich Monkey

Need a quick bite to eat? Consider stopping at Sandwich Monkey for a fresh take on your favorite deli classics. Sandwich Monkey offers a wide range of sandwiches and salads. We recommend grabbing a sandwich and having a picnic at Leo Ryan Park on the water before or after a show.
 
Located 3 Plaza View Ln, Foster City, CA 94404.
Open 10-4:30 pm

Other recommendations:

Falafel Tazah: 780 Alma Ln, Foster City, CA 94404

Jack’s restaurant: 1750 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402

Hillsdale Mall (60 31st Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403) :

  • Paul Martin’s American Grill
  • MidiCi’s Neapolitan Pizza
  • The Refuge
  • Palette Tea Garden
  • Sarku Japan

 

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Brigitte (she/hers)  is a native Bay Area actress and theatre maker. When Brigitte is not on the stage she is taking your calls managing the Hillbarn Box office. Brigitte Is very excited to be back performing on the Hillbarn stage with such an incredible wealth of bay area talent. Some past roles include Ensemble/swing in Kinky Boots (ROLT), Kelly Manning in The Mad Ones & Heather Chandler in Heathers (PSP), Ali in Mamma Mia (San Jose Stage Co), Poppy in Noises Off (Hillbarn Theatre), Little Red Riding Hood in Into the Woods (LASC).