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Town Restaurant

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716 Laurel St, Ste 8, San Carlos, CA 94070-3154 (Cherry Street)
+1 650-595-3003
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Today
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:30 - 14:30
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San Jose, California
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163 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

So this was my first time here and maybe I'm not the best example but I am giving you an honest opinion so I hope it helps. The parking for a Tuesday night was oddly difficult but that was my only real complaint and is out of their control. The place was packed and if you are at the bar... More 

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Thank Nikki C
Orlando, FL
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100 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Research and a little "intuition" make for a good restaurant find. I was not disappointed. The place was packed, literally, for a Thursday night. I found a seat at their "Kitchen Bar" so I got to see the show first hand. The service was prompt, the food was very good and that is what makes for a very good restaurant... More 

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Hayden Lake, Idaho
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been to Town Restaurant in many, many years. Some friends suggested we go there one evening for dinner. We arrived at 5:10 p.m. The place was about three-quarters full already. The hostess said she had a table for us, but then promptly told us we had to vacate the table no later than 6:30 p.m. because it was... More 

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Thank Steve H
South San Francisco, California
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five years ago we had a memorable dinner here. Memorable again, just not in such a good way. Sadly it seems the quality of the food and service has slipped. The waitress forgot several items we needed or requested. She wasn't even looking at our table as we tried to get her attention, she was totally focused only on the... More 

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Thank Jackie B
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've frequented here a few times over the years. This spot is reliably great to host a dinner party with others. The oval bar creates a easy-flow bar scene. There were no inadvertent surprises with the food. My favorite manhattan cocktail was great. Many cuts and variations are available for their angus beef steaks. The warm house salad was great.... More 

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Thank Bill F
San Francisco, CA
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great spot for drinks with friends who live on the Peninsula. Delicious cocktails, tasty snacks, and great ambiance.

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Thank bschoolbound
Chico, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a wonderful brunch with my family including my 1 year old grandson. The wait staff was very accommodating and the food was delicious. Although it was on the pricey side it was worth it!

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Thank Stephine B
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305 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Wow! We made reservations a month in advance because we heard Town was so good. It is true! So good! It's a lovely set up and the food is out-of-this-world! My husband had the Town Cheeseburger with macaroni and cheese. He was in heaven. Loved it! I had the Philly cheesesteak egg rolls (trust me on this) and could not... More 

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Thank Klb333
San Carlos, CA
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Town is consistently good, and now has an expanded area to sit outside in good weather. The food is always good, with a nice selection of salads, sandwiches, chicken, fish, meat, and sushi-type dishes. A bit loud at times inside, but the servers are efficient and nice, and the atmosphere inviting.

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Thank MariaRDH
San Francisco, CA
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228 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Restaurant with a casual and fun vibe, extensive menu, happening bar scene. The food was just ok. I would maybe stick to the burgers next time....

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Thank Aluor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Laurel St, Ste 8, San Carlos, CA 94070-3154
    (Cherry Street)
  • Public Transportation: Located walking distance from the San Carlos Cal Train Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-595-3003

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