The Mendo Blog

Sweet Rose Creamery

Sweet Rose Creamery

We have the best job ever. Seriously! We get to wake up every morning, go to work together with our friends, create delicious food from ingredients we're proud of, and serve it to a community we love.  We thought it couldn't get any better...but then we got the...

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Foodie Friends: Ugly Drum!

Foodie Friends: Ugly Drum!

Let us start by getting the good news right out there: Ugly Drum is back and they've brought their pastrami with them! They've also brought house made hot dogs (with fixins!) and papaya slushees for good measure, and they'll have it all for the next few Sundays from...

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Mendo: Your Picnic Pal!

Mendo: Your Picnic Pal!

The sun is out, and summer has (unofficially, at least) begun! With the perfect weather we have the pleasure of enjoying in Southern California, there is no shortage of opportunity to enjoy our meals outside, and Mendo has some great options to help you make the most...

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Foodie Friends: Eko Eats!

Foodie Friends: Eko Eats!

Mendo fans who have been dining at our restaurants for a while are most likely familiar with Chef Judy Han. Before leaving the company in 2014 to start a restaurant of her own, she steered the culinary ship for seven years as Mendo grew and opened new locations...

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Brea Opening

Brea Opening

After many months of planning, building, perfecting details, hiring, and training, we are thrilled to announce that our newest location in Brea, CA will be opening its doors to the public TOMORROW, April 7th at 11am! We want to thank everyone in the community who has...

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Local Roots

Local Roots

We are incredibly honored and excited to be partnering with the good folks at Local Roots, a completely different type of farm that's revolutionizing agriculture as we know it. We first met the farmers a year ago, when they reached out to share their vision with us...

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Thai Spring Roll Salad

Thai Spring Roll Salad

We're so excited to introduce our latest Chef's Pick, the Thai Spring Roll Salad. Think of it as an unrolled version of the popular traditional appetizer, only upgraded into a satisfying meal with all the flavors and textures you love in every bite: savory, spicy,...

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El Presidente

El Presidente

Say it loud, and with purpose. ¡El Presidente! It's a dignified name for a worthy sandwich. If you're a fan of Mexican food, you're likely already familiar with this popular style of taco made with thinly shaved pork that has been well seasoned and slow roasted over...

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Celebrating Drake Family Farms

Celebrating Drake Family Farms

At Mendocino Farms our passion is to inspire and connect with our guests by preparing thoughtful, chef-driven sandwiches and salads. We believe our purpose as a company, however, extends far beyond the food itself and we strive to play a meaningful role in our...

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National Drink Wine Day

National Drink Wine Day

Having a case of the Mondays? Did the outcome of Superbowl Sunday get you down? Don't worry, National Drink Wine Day is here (yes, that's a real thing) and we've got a great special to help start your week off on the right foot!     Today only at participating...

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