Thai restaurant Farmhouse Kitchen has found a new home in Menlo Park.
On Wednesday, chef-owner Kasem “Pop” Saengsawang and co-owner Ling Chatterjee launched their soft opening, where they have begun to offer indoor and patio dining in addition to takeout and delivery.… Read More
San Francisco’s Farmhouse Kitchen opens glitzy Thai restaurant in Menlo Park, indoor dining included | Peninsula Foodist | Elena Kadvany
San Francisco Thai restaurant Farmhouse Kitchen has opened a glitzy new location in Menlo Park, offering limited indoor and outdoor dining, takeout and delivery.
Farmhouse Kitchen has revamped the 4,000-square-foot space at 1165 Merrill St., across from the Caltrain station, decking it out with opulent decorations (including handmade gold Thai chandeliers and flower wall), a private dining room, a lounge area with velvet chairs and gleaming full bar. The restaurant opened barely a week after San Mateo County announced that indoor dining could resume at 25% capacity or with 100 people, whichever is fewer.
The ornate dining room at Farmhouse Kitchen in Menlo Park. Photo courtesy Farmhouse Kitchen.
But the “new normal guidelines” for dining in at Farmhouse Kitchen includes a health screening, temperature check, masks required when diners aren’t eating or drinking and parties of no more than six people with reservations capped at 90 minutes. The restaurant also
Get the farmhouse look for less with these 50 DIY farmhouse decor ideas. You can give your home a cozy farmhouse charm without breaking the bank or spending too much time on the projects. From farmhouse planters to cotton ball wreaths and farmhouse mirrors, there are DIY ideas for every part of your home.
Dollar Store Galvanized Planters
$1 planter + salt + vinegar + hydrogen peroxide + paper towels + oil permanent marker
Farmhouse DIY Cotton Stems
branches + $1 cotton balls + glue gun + pine cones + $1 vase
Elegant Fruit (no tutorial link)
high gloss spray paint + $1 fake fruit
Rustic Succulent Pots
terra cotta pots + white and aqua acrylic paint + twine + succulents + potting soil
You can get everything but the paint and fresh succulents at Dollar Tree
Dollar Store Succulent Jars
$1 jelly jars + chalk paint +
Finding the best shades of paint and home decor for a farmhouse look
The easiest and simplest way to change your home decor is to change your paint color. So if you’re looking for a farmhouse style home, I’ve gathered my favorite paint colors that will enable you to transition to a farmhouse inspired home. I’ve also gathered several farmhouse accessories to give you a genuine fixer upper look,
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What is farmhouse style decor and why is it so popular?
The modern farmhouse look is a fresh take on what we would historically
A farmhouse decor is inspired from a farmhouse building, including its interior and exterior decoration. Such building can be found in a rural area or agricultural area.
Typically, a farmhouse building is accompanied by another building that’s called a housebarn, in which farmers put their crops and animals. Each country has a specific farmhouse building style.
For example, in United States, a farmhouse is typically built with rectangular floor plan and central fireplace that’s doubled as a heating and a cooking device.
Moreover, the constructions often come from local materials.
Briefly explained, you can understand why this particular style is admired by a lot of interior design fans.
From several reasons, people choose to apply a farmhouse decor to their house because its rustic interior gives a warm and cozy feelings.
Moreover, this decoration style offers a traditional touch on the furniture. If this is the style you’re looking for,