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Menlo Grill Bistro and Bar

100 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5235
+1 650-330-2790
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5235
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The menu keeps changing but there are some essential favourites that always stay like the Garlic Hummus with vegetables and naan. The desserts this time were all different from what i have had earlier .. sorely missed the Bread Pudding which was a delight to...More

Thank gauravs09
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I had to wait 10-12 minutes in the restuarant and no one ever approached me to greet me or even offer a glass of water. I did see one server but he clearly could not handle the large number of diners. Hence, too many diners...More

Thank jamesprovenzale7
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I stay at a lot of hotels and eat at a lot of hotel restaurants. This one is special. It is a restaurant you would seek out even if you were not staying at the hotel. The food is fun, creative, and luxurious. From seafood...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Usually hotel connected restaurants are questionable, but the food here is really good. We had the daily special trout and the Chilean sea bass. We shared our entrees and the sea bass is the best I have ever had. Will definitely return.

Thank Madhatr
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I ate in the bar because the restaurant seems noisy. The food was average. I had a steak salad. The service was very poor. They had a lot of patio tables which would be fun to have lunch or drink at. But, the were not...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

A wonderful restaurant in Menlo. You can bring up to two bottles of wine with no corkage fee. The setting and service are excellent. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu!

Thank TrojanGal
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We enjoyed both lunch and dinner at Menlo Park Grill. it was very convenient as we were staying at Stanford Park Hotel. The menu has a nice selection of food and wine. There is a full bar. I found the food to be fresh and...More

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This was a difficult visit to a highly rated restaurant. The staff was pleasant but made several rookie mistakes. It must have been training day. First of all they brought the wrong chicken, grilled not fried. In between long gaps in attention the food was...More

1  Thank Anthony N
James M, Manager at Menlo Grill Bistro and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

I want to offer my sincerest apologies for your very regrettable experience. It is never our intent to offer anything that is not of the highest quality and served by a professional wait staff. Nobody ever wants to receive a review such as yours, but...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Well prepared American grill classics with smart, professional service. Sunday night prime rib dinner is a steal and well worth the trip. And there is no corkage charge so bring your own special aged bottle.

Thank Calistoga Grower
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Menlo Park overnight and had dinner in bar. Food was delicious wit a good choice. Service was good and staff very pleasant as efficent

Thank Dolores G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5235
    (Sand Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: Cal Train - Menlo Park.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-330-2790
  • E-mail
A classic American grill with a warm and inviting neighborhood feel. The relaxed setting offers casual, yet sophisticated, dining with a menu that highlights regional and seasonal ingredients. An extensive wine-by-the-glass and craft brew selection is also featured.Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night snacks.
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