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Gordon Biersch Brewing Company - CLOSED

640 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1609
+1 650-323-7723
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good44%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
20 Aug 2015
“Good food and excellent beer”
2 Aug 2015
“Garlic Fries!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Pub
$$ - $$$
640 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1609
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2015

This is a wonderful casual place to have good food that you would expect to get in a place that the main reason to go there is to have great beer. Service is slow when full so I go at off times. I always enjoy...More

Thank Iamalwayslost
Reviewed 3 August 2015

A must if in Palo Alto. Garlic fries just the beginning. As a Brewing company a lot of beers on site... my favorite is the Marzen. Good Atmosphere. Excellent value.

Thank gol1ca
Reviewed 3 August 2015

went with family on vacation at both san jose and palo alto location loved the food and ambience at downtown san jose location had bad experience back in 90's at palo alto location where food came late and cold well...kind of repeated itself this week...More

Thank ben_panda
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for happy hour last week.... It was, ok. Service was nice.. Waitress had a good personality.. Atmosphere was nice... Good tvs.. Nice chairs.. Open kitchen... The food was subpar... They were out of a beer and out of chicken wings.. The tacos...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I visited the restaurant a thursday. There was quite a lot of guests, but the waiters were effective and polite, so everything went well. The food was rich and the plates big and at resonable prices. As the name indicates they focus on beer and...More

Thank Torben K
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Gordon Biersch has been around for many years and is a great place to spend the evening. They have a large variety of food on their menu. Check out their Hefeweizen which is my favorite. For the beer fanatics, they have a huge 22 ounce...More

Thank Qualitypro3336
Reviewed 26 March 2015

8 of us made the mistake of eating here on a recent Thursday evening. The waiter only managed to get two of the eight orders correct. Some people received things that didn't order, or the wrong version of what they ordered. At least one person...More

Thank HowlinTom
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Every time I go to Gordon Biersch I always think it will be a better experience than the last time. This experience was like every other... mediocre and left wishing I went elsewhere. I work for a large tech firm that gives us Passport Unlimited...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We had a good meal on a Sunday afternoon. Husband had the fish and chips and he said it was very good - fish moist, panko coating crispy and not greasy. I had the chicken stir-fry and it was good. Of course the star of...More

Thank Bigpenny34
Reviewed 24 September 2014

One of my stable restarants whenever I am in Palo Alto, the steak in spicy sauce is always nicely done, full of flavour and worth the trip alone. Wide selection of beers, whatever your tastes.

Thank John H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
American, Pub
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-323-7723
  • E-mail
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