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1105 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos, CA 94070-2417
+1 650-453-3390
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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219 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Helping to move our daughter and her family, so after a long day of packing, it was great to sit down to a delicious meal at Cuisinett. I had the Seafood Stew Basquaise with mussels, shrimp and salmon. VERY yummy!

Thank Donna S
San Carlos, CA
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

In this small and charming restaurant, you order your food and drinks at a counter and the food is brought to your table. The decor inside, as well as the very friendly owner and staff add to the experience, I have been there many times for lunch and dinner and enjoyed each visit.

Thank jsnco
San Carlos, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Friendly staff and good French country food. Parking is a little sketchy but available on the street if you re willing to possibly walk a block.

Thank Frederick W
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

One of our staples when we lived in Belmont. Great food and friendly service! We stop by whenever we are in the area. We've had the duck salad, quiche Lorraine, mussels and pork chop. All great! Their bread pudding is also delicious.

Thank Kevin and Cassa... F
Redwood City, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The food is good, how we order food is quite unusual but it works very well. Waitresses are really nice

Thank Fred-Cali
San Jose, California
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249 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Cuisinett blends the foods of France with the practicality of America in a delightful restaurant across from the San Carlos train station. And typical of French Bistros, the aromas from the kitchen tantalize your senses upon entering the small restaurant. With an eclectic menu supplemented by specials, it is impossible not to find any number of items to enjoy. In... More 

Thank HikingLee
San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I love the semplicity of the system. Great for mamilies and children. No better plac for mussels and fries.

Thank Bembazza
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2016

There are a few seats outside. Order and pay for food at the counter. Offer quiches, burgers, salads. The frites are outstanding. Owner is friendly and will come around to inquire about the food and the service.

Thank Kelvin L
San Juan Capistrano, California
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Small and good - so busy. Does not take reservations. French food, French owner. Great place for lunch. I asked the owner if he had considered buying the place next door and making the restaurant bigger - he said no - if it were bigger it wouldn't be a proper bistro!

Thank Tarquinflimbim
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I decided to give this cute little French place a try. You walk up to the counter to order your food, then a waitress brings it to you. Very quaint and comfy, just like a French Bistro! I ordered Mussels. they were huge! BUT, found myself unfortunately salting them every so often as they really didn't have a lot of... More 

Thank Merc56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos, CA 94070-2417
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-453-3390

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