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Restaurant Review: Top This Pizza

The kids are still away at their sleep away camp and David and I are still exploring local restaurants for gluten free options :-) .  My Celiac friend has sworn by the gluten free pizzas at Top This Pizza in Los Gatos for months. She and her daughter both have Celiac Disease and have not reacted from the pizza here, ever. We decided to do a restaurant review of Top This to see for ourselves. David and I came for an early dinner, then go for a hike on the Los Gatos Creek Trail to burn it off. Top This has a handy allergen list that lets you know what is safe for your allergen. Top … [Read More...]

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