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The Original Red Onion

2870 Pinole Valley Rd, Pinole, CA 94564-1427
+1 510-758-9462
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good20%
  • Average40%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
22 Aug 2016
“Burger time”
22 Nov 2016
“Try the new options! ”
Closed Now
All hours
Fast food
$$ - $$$
2870 Pinole Valley Rd, Pinole, CA 94564-1427
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious as always. The Original Red Onion has been a family favorite restaurant for years and it lived up to its normal standards this trip. The menu has expanded significantly, Asian and Hispanic influences for new dishes. We came for burgers but we're curious about...More

Thank Almost M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We go to this place about every couple of months. The staff is great but the place could be a little tidier. Burgers and salads are great. This place offerBreakfast as well and a wide variety of menu choices. We don't like the new seating...More

Thank sirlurat
Reviewed 26 April 2016

As we walk in the building, we are immediately greeted and told to sit anywhere. Menus are brought to the table almost before we get seated. The fries and onion rings are especially good. Hamburgers are cooked just right.

2  Thank cnm0m
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Ate breakfast here with BF on our way to San Francisco. I had a Denver omelet with hasbrowns and sourdough toast. Can't remember exactly what he had but it included eggs some spicy sausage hashbrowns and toast. Portions are HUGE and this little family run...More

Thank jessica30066
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We have never been there before, and I don't think we will go back either. My husband and I went there for an early dinner, And mostly because a friend told us to give it a try. I order a hamburger with chorizo--it was eatable,...More

Thank BitaOne
Reviewed 22 April 2015

While I was not blown away by the burger some of the other offerings were fantastic. The spiral cut deep fried to a marble coloring sweet potato was superb. deep fried peppers looked good. the portions were generous, and some of the other items on...More

Thank hammerholt
Reviewed 24 June 2014

Hi gang, Cruisin' around looking for some vittles, me 'n the Mrs. stopped in for early dinner. First impression was dis-arrangement. Our table seemed sticky to the touch, so I used some of my water to re-wipe the table. No change. I witnessed the waitress...More

Thank Nothreeputts
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Red Onion is famous to old timers who grew up in the bay area in the 60s. For what they offer now it seems they haven't kept up. While I was not happy with the 5 Guys in Pinole, I'd rate it better than the...More

Thank scoutrader
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Love their burgers and fries. They offer a variety of sizes when ordering fries. I never tried their desserts but I always enjoy looking at them.

1  Thank M M
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile
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USD 21 - USD 30
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07:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2870 Pinole Valley Rd, Pinole, CA 94564-1427
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pinole
  • Phone Number: +1 510-758-9462
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