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Terrace Cafe

1100 El Camino Real, Best Western El Rancho Inn, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
+1 650-742-5588
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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1100 El Camino Real, Best Western El Rancho Inn, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A terrific facility when traveling and using the El Rancho lodging/car storage services. Dinner, bar, and breakfast very good, and very dependable. Service very friendly, and quick.. a full service restaurant, not just a coffee shop.. a nice treat when winding up or down from...More

Thank Carole D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a quick meal after checking into the Best Western Plus El Rancho, as this seemed the most convenient option. It was early on a Friday evening and so wasn't busy, so we were seated straight away and the service was good throughout the...More

Thank Selina C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

uncrowded upscale non-Asian restaurant in increasingly Chinese community of Millbrae. plenty of safe parking (unlike the rest of Millbrae) and almost has the same vibe as the Historic 1930s era El Rancho that this Hotel replaced.

Thank luggedsteel
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and his friend returned from vacation today. His friend has a early flight to West Virginia on Friday and booked a nights stay at The Best Western Plus. In reading reviews of the Terrace Cafe, I made reservations for dinner. Dinner service starts...More

Thank cjlulu
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Had a quick dinner of appetizers and bear. The variety of choices let us balance out our dinner using only the appetizers.

Thank Sundog17
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and supper but the hotel does not advertise that there is room service. That would have improved my rating. We ate lunch here (lunch ends at 2 and then they are closed until 5). Service was good and...More

Thank deborah r
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We have eaten in the restaurant before and the food and service is very good. This time we stayed in the bar and just had a couple small plates and drinks. They were tasty and filling enough for a light dinner. The happy hour starts...More

Thank chicogardenguy
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was a very reasonable place to eat. The food was very good and the service was great. I was glad I had stayed at the Inn to eat

Thank Anne Marie C
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Attractive inside and out. Competent, efficient service. All the food was well-prepared food except my burger (overcooked and dry). I don't think you'll be disappointed. Dinner with two drinks each = $90 (incl tip).

Thank CaliforniaFellow
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Have eaten there about a dozen times in past year. Always relaxed atmosphere and not hurried, no long waiting and food fresh and tasty.

Thank docmum2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 El Camino Real, Best Western El Rancho Inn, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
    (Center Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 Blocks from Caltrain and Bart. On El Camino Real SamTrans line
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Millbrae
  • Phone Number: +1 650-742-5588
  • E-mail
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