We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Il Fornaio

327 Lorton Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4116
+1 650-375-8000
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (28 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
327 Lorton Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4116
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (278)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was on a layover w my airline at the Marriott Burlingame took Lyft to the apple store (10 mins). Walked a couple blocks to Il Fornaio & was lucky to hit their happy hour!đź’• I sat at the bar alone and Had two glasses of...More

Thank lflygrl1
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent service by David, food (pasta,pizza,deserts) more than delicious, very clean place, great ambiance !

Thank Virgincoconut
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Il Fornaio serves high-quality Italian food on white table cloths with cloth napkins. The service is excellent although you may have to wait for a table. High ceilings make for a noisy atmosphere and it is sometimes difficult to hear your dining partner. Try off-hours...More

1  Thank Caryl H
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

great food nice atmosphere and great setting average service i was disappointed with the service she was a nice person food was great

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This place is open on Saturday from 10am to 10pm! Food has a great variety and good quality. Our waiter was very friendly and very knowledgeable. Great suggestions. Most of the waiting staff are very nice. Good Italian food, excellent service.

Thank infoBij
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It was my cousin's birthday, and she selected this restaurant, my wife and I had never eaten here before, but we like to try new restaurants anyway. We got there, this restaurant is large, lots of tables, and private banquet rooms. We ordered from the...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We arrived in Burlingame in the late afternoon and were only staying overnight and flying out the next morning. We decided to give Il Fornaio a try and couldn't have been happier. It's a lovely restaurant with great ambiance and an experienced staff, which made...More

Thank Jamie704578
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Meeting up with friends after flying in from Europe, we went to Il Fornaio and it was a good choice. Ambiance: Very nice and good atmosphere, with enough italian touch for you to forget where you actually were dream yourself back to a nice italian...More

Thank JAJ9999
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My friends and I frequently do happy hour at restaurants where we don't want to feel ripped off, and the $6 glasses of Chardonnay or Chianti or Montepulciano and half off pizzas on the happy hour menu are a good way to go at Il...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Traditional Italian choices, and wonderful friendly and casual ambiance. Good service and attention to detail. The meeting room is comfortable and spacious. The Branzino was fresh , delicious and no fishy taste . Been here multiple times for meetings and also in the private dining...More

Thank Mimiatsfo
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in Burlingame
Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco Airport / Burlingame
785 reviews
1.06 km away
Red Roof PLUS+ San Francisco Airport
1,033 reviews
1.13 km away
Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront
1,874 reviews
1.18 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton San Francisco Airport
1,804 reviews
1.27 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mingalaba
251 reviews
.11 km away
Copenhagen Bakery & Cafe
230 reviews
.11 km away
Stacks
128 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shorebird Sanctuary
56 reviews
2.48 km away
Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia
58 reviews
.27 km away
The San Mateo Japanese Garden
198 reviews
2.85 km away
Coyote Point Recreation Area
173 reviews
1.96 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Tia2222
19 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MikeandSarah | Reviewed this property |
Ditto the others. Menu is on website.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 60
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Lorton Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010-4116
    (1 block N. of Burlingame Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burlingame
  • Phone Number: +1 650-375-8000
Description
This award-winning restaurant offers an authentic and unique Italian dining experience.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing