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Savor Authentic Persian Fare at Mocha Cafe & Pastry

Minoo, the owner of Mocha Cafe & Pastry, always harbored a desire to be a chef. Even as she pursued a career in psychology by day, she spent her evenings cooking the Persian recipes she'd learned from her own family, along with daughter Fojan. Eventually, the self-taught chef and her daughter decided to make a full-time career out of their shared passion and they opened Mocha Cafe & Pastry.

The quick-serve cafe offers many of their favorite Persian dishes, along with American bites, specialty treats, and coffee. Stop in for weekend brunch to try a breakfast bowl loaded with chorizo, bacon, pepper jack and mozzarella cheeses, sundried tomatoes, spinach, and a free-range egg tucked into a toasted bread bowl. Come for lunch or dinner to dig into a Persian pizza like the chicken and mushroom or pesto-topped Veggie Special. Unique sandwiches, salads, and desserts round out the menu at Mocha Cafe & Pastry.

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