Donia Bijan

Donia Bijan is the author of the novel The Last Days of Café Leila and the memoir Maman’s Homesick Pie. She graduated from UC Berkeley and Le Cordon Bleu. After presiding over many of San Francisco's acclaimed restaurants and earning awards for her French-inspired cuisine, in 1994 she opened her own restaurant, L'amie Donia, in Palo Alto. Since closing her restaurant, she divides her days between teaching and writing.

  • Dinner with Donia
    Menlo Park
    Thursday, January 23, 2020, 6:30 pm
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    $70.00


    Winter Panzanella Salad with Butternut Squash, Bitter Greens and Brussels Spouts
    Oxtails Braised in Red Wine with Celery Root Puree
    Baba Au Rhum
  • Springtime Dinner with Donia
    Menlo Park
    Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:30 pm
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    $70.00


    Salmon and Sweet Potato Pancakes with Creme Fraiche and Salmon Roe
    Spring Lamb with Fava Bean and Dill Rice
    Rhubarb and Rose Fool