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The Van's Restaurant On the Hill

815 Belmont Ave, Belmont, CA 94002-2013
+1 650-591-6525
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“scallops” (8 reviews)
“pork chop” (8 reviews)
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815 Belmont Ave, Belmont, CA 94002-2013
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Vans. Sitting next to a window with a view of the bay and environs, we enjoyed the salad and drinks and entrees. Service was very congenial and we will be going back monthly. The food was very delicious

Thank lin s
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This is a long established restaurant. Wide variety of options on menu. Old timey, classic feel to the place. Experienced waitstaff and bartenders that have likely worked there many years. Doesn’t compare with some of the higher end and more modern places in the area...More

Thank TomN537
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The food was very good as was the service however with a view like that it's really hard to beat the ambiance! Will be back!

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second year that my Car Club held our annual year end dinner party here. The wait staff is very nice and attentive. The location secluded and it has great view from areas of the restaurant. The food is good. Portions are alittle...More

Thank TheBSharps
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A very nice restaurant with warm welcoming team with a great sense of humour. Dinner starts with a wonderful booth in the corner overlooking the city of Belmont. Bread and butter to start. We ordered Jambalaya and Chicken Fried Steak. Plenty of food, well cooked,...More

Thank Lois67
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I must confess it wasn’t my first choice but ended being better. Called to reserve and asked for a table for 19 and got it with no problem. I was asked for my credit card details and as an European this sounds odd but ended...More

Thank plopes_pt
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This place has a wonderfully charming ambiance. You can feel the history as you walk in. Nice view of the city. We had a business dinner for 7 with a waiter who was top notch. Great wine list and outstanding food. You will not be...More

Thank JeffB203
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Was in the area and wanted to try something local for a quick dinner. Great place to dine, will return when in the area.

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Made a mistake and went during peak hour. With reservations had a short wait. Noisy when restaurant is busy. Parking tough unless you go early & it is free

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

First time at this restaurant, treated by friends, enjoyed the experience! The food was good, presented well, and with friendly service! Will be back! As I always do with my reviews, here's a list of pros and cons. Cons: * Parking availability * Price...but worth...More

Thank Shando88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 Belmont Ave, Belmont, CA 94002-2013
    (El Camino Real)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +1 650-591-6525
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