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2825 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-7022
+1 650-561-1540
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2825 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-7022
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My friends got me a delicious cake on my birthday... I see that Madera sweets are getting much better during the last year & with very reasonable prices

Thank Ahmad H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went to Madera for Mother's Day dinner. My wife had the kampachi and white asparagus. I had the beef cheeks tortellini and duck. The kampachi was very good, the buttermilk wasn't out of place. The white asparagus was good. I enjoyed both the tortellini and...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My favorite and the "incontournable" in the region of the South Bay. Totally recommended! Amazing staff and super creative food! Vegan options available which is truly appreciated!

Thank Melanie M
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

At Madera, you are treated like a king. The welcome and service are outstanding and that is extremely important. The outside terrace is absolutely delightful to sit at during spring and summer... The Food is beautifully presented but lacks depth in flavor. This goes for...More

1  Thank dianamna
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our experience at Madera was not what one would expect from a top rated restaurant. The service oozed with a fake deference that became annoying after fifteen minutes. My entrée was lukewarm and tasted rancid. I was told that it was impossible that the fish...More

Thank mfwwork
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is listed as 1 Michelin star. Unfortunately, the experience was far from the quality expected. The noise level is high. The food was OK - the ingredients are local and fresh, however too salty and not cooked as requested. The waiter forgot the...More

Thank ttgrant
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Visting the Bay area this weekend, I went to Madera last night with my cousins who live there and had always wanted to try Madera. The setting is gorgeous, the food very good, though not superb, and the prices steep. The evening started with a...More

Thank mackerel
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We ordered the Trout and the Cobb Salad. Both were perfectly made. We then went on to desert which was simply outstanding. Highly recommend you visit this place for lunch and if you can sit outside (should the weather permit) it would simply make it...More

Thank Jyoti C
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Food and wine are good but not exceptional. Dishes have European sizes so don't expect to make it with just one main course.

Thank Victoire36
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

From the moment you pull up and the attentive valets take your car you are made to feel special. The food lives up to the beautiful views and lovely setting. My wife had gnocchi that was incredibly light and delicious. I had a perfectly cooked...More

Thank Bruce P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-7022
    (HWY 280)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-561-1540
Madera Restaurant Honored with One Star by Michelin and Wine Spectator's Best of Award of Excellence 2012. A comfortably elegant ambiance, picturesque views and outdoor terraces welcome guests and Silicon Valley locals to Madera. Featuring an open artisan wood-burning kitchen and extensive wine list, Madera serves rustic American cuisine that celebrates the culinary traditions of the Bay Area In addition to indoor and outdoor dining, Madera offers two private dining rooms with private terraces and cozy fireplaces. The Lemon Room seats up to 10 guests, and the Orange Room up to 14 guests. This Menlo Park restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner and for Sunday brunch as well.
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