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Romano's Macaroni Grill - CLOSED

31 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403-3424
+1 650-638-3580
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good18%
  • Average36%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible3%
21 Oct 2014
“Decent food and average service”
26 Jul 2014
“been there. done that. next!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
31 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403-3424
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Reviewed 22 October 2014

Food was ok and service was below average! We ordered the pizzas and the burger and macaroni from the kids' menu. The cappuccino after lunch was awful!

Thank Sam A
Reviewed 27 July 2014

macaroni grill is now off our list of 'go-to' places to eat. i received a GC for my birthday and really looked forwarded to going. i'm glad i went, but more glad that it wasn't totally my own $$ that paid for our mediocre experience....More

Thank dmc50
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We go here every couple of months because we know we will have a great meal with great service. Most of all, our teens who can be picky, really like it so we all walk out satisfies.

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 14 July 2014

How hard can it be to make Italian dishes that don't taste like they came out of a commissary? Chef BoyArdee canned spaghetti has more flavor than what I had. I asked for red pepper flakes to add some pizzazz, and the waiter brought a...More

Thank Footloosewomen
Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

Came in at 530 pm and sat in the bar area. The food was good sized and tastes yummy I'll be back! Spicey meetballs are the bomb !

Thank Thephatman
Reviewed 15 May 2014

I only visit Macaroni Grill once or twice a year because I don't live near one. But this visit certainly was a disappointment. Service was so rushed and basics missed (Does it hurt to offer bread? Olive oil AND vinegar? Refills?). Menu appears to be...More

Thank Yoichi_SF
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We went in for an early dinner but this seems like a place that's popular all day, with a good range of dishes. Tapas are two for 9$ and would have been plenty enough for a meal, but I went for the sea bass on...More

Thank Crysse
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Overall review is average... Great service, huge servings and comfy ambiance.. Went with my family for lunch. Slightly pricey $$-$$$. 2 Appetizers and 5 dishes.. Stuffed mushrooms and fried calamares then pasta, chicken Marsala, mushroom ravioli, and spinach & scallops

Reviewed 20 May 2013

Took my girl friend here for her birthday. On a budget this was a great place to go. The good is amazing and filling. Plenty to take home and eat later. Staff was great and friendly. Great place to go. Food came out fast and...More

Thank Beckham19
Reviewed 26 February 2013

This might be a good Lunch resturant, but was terrible for dinner last night. There seemed to be plenty of help, just not around our area. I took several minutes for our waitress to come to our table. We ordered a beer and soft drink...More

Thank Ronald S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 30
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403-3424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-638-3580
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