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Dutch Goose

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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3567 Alameda, Menlo Park, CA 94025-6509
+1 650-854-3245
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Tue 11:00 - 00:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Denver, Colorado
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286 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

I had a couple of beers as I waited to meet a friend and left feeling like a local in this friendly, relaxed bar/restaurant. I arrived late on a Friday afternoon and soon struck up a conversation with a man who has been going here for 40 years. From him I learned of the rich history of the Goose. I... More 

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Thank Tirebiter8
Raleigh, North Carolina
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175 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

We had eaten so many fancy meals, we decided we were ready for a burger. Our son suggested this place. The food was very good. We had burgers, salads, fries and chips. It was all good and priced very fair. Lots of big TV's. Seemed to have good choices on beer. Fun place to eat.

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Thank JWO55
Palos Verdes Estates, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I was very eager to visit the newly designed Goose. And I am so happy to say that the food is just as yummy as before but the atmosphere is quite nice with the new outdoor space. I have to say it is a bit fancy by old Goose standards but still feel comfortable as when I was young and... More 

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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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274 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Being from Michigan, I was curious to check out the place where Harbaugh has been rumored to hang out when he lived in California. Definitely a neighborhood bar, this was a place to visit. My companions raved about the spicy deviled eggs, and the burgers were definitely very good. There is no wait staff, and the peanut shells on the... More 

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London
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115 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here and it was very good. Typical American fare in an authentic American bar and good value. Whilst we weren't there when a game was on I'm sure it would be even better. Definitely worth having the sweet potato fries the peanuts!

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Thank rob1london
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Cheeseburgers & fries The place has lots of character, with an outside patio/ bar. It has been recently re-done, the bench seats were nicely covered. The cheeseburger was good, but the fries were cold. The pizza looks good (we will try it next time).

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East Hampton
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103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

A good local burgers & brew spot. A Stanford haunt. College ambience, including hand "carved" tables. Some games 4 the kids & an excellent outdoor patio, jumping on F & S afternoons/nights. Decent specials (happy hour & daily food). Recent renovation just complete - so maybe worth another looksie.

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Thank Don C
Menlo Park, California
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260 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Food is great. Highly recommend the deviled eggs, tater tots, and the teriyaki chicken on garlic bread. There's both indoor and outdoor seating. Great place for families.

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Thank rzsandoval
Columbus, Ohio
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193 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

I've visited Dutch Goose since I was a kid. My step-dad would bring us here for lunch on the weekends. Although the last visit wasn't as fun as it used to be. Now it's too crowded (before we would be the only ones there!). The food is still as good, but the noise, crowd, and lack of seating due to... More 

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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This place is an institution and makes one of the best burgers around. But it is the atmosphere that is really special. In contrast to the wealth and splendor of Atherton and Menlo Park, the Dutch Goose apologetically serves good burgers in plastic baskets to be consumed on wooden benches. Great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3567 Alameda, Menlo Park, CA 94025-6509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-854-3245

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?