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Godfather's Burger Lounge

1500 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA
+1 650-637-9257
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Ranked #2 of 68 restaurants in Belmont
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
Description: Godfather's Burger Lounge offers gourmet American cuisine with an elegant European twist. Come enjoy one of our delicious grass-fed burgers.
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Description: Godfather's Burger Lounge offers gourmet American cuisine with an elegant European twist. Come enjoy one of our delicious grass-fed burgers.
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English first
Foster City, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This place is a hidden gem . The food is great. Burgers are juicy never once had one dry , it's a must to order the ""Sweet Potato Fries"" OMG to describe the sweet potato fries and the dipping sauce it comes with is fantastic. I been here a few times every time it was a hit. It's an Great... More

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Aleks T, Owner at Godfather's Burger Lounge, responded to this review

You should definitely go with the crab cakes next time! I really don't think you'll be disappointed. Thank you for such a great review, though -- this kind of support means a lot to us. See you next time! Cheers, Mike More

San Jose, CA
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Compared to your other choices in this area this one is simple and fun, especially for kids. Lots of mafia terms buried in the menu. Be sure to make reservations. Food is delicious, prices are reasonable, the wait staff busts a gut to please you. Biggest negative is very limited parking, so lose the high heels. You may walk a... More

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Aleks T, Owner at Godfather's Burger Lounge, responded to this review

Good food and good fun are exactly what we're going for! My team will be glad to know that they were able to make your night that much better, Joey. I'm proud to have a staff that cares so much about making sure you have a great time. We know parking in the neighborhood isn't always the easiest, so thanks... More

Belmont, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great burgers, welcoming staff, efficient service, and pleasant atmosphere. We enjoyed the movie themed decor and the great locally brewed beer.

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Aleks T, Owner at Godfather's Burger Lounge, responded to this review

It makes my day to hear that we met your expectations on all fronts, Carolyn. We hope to have you back again for more local brews! Until then, Mike More

Belmont, California, United States
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good atmosphere and great food, interesting selection. Moderately long waits if you go at peak eating times but worth it! Downside, it is a small place so there is not much elbow room between tables.

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Belmont, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We found this place accidentallty but it was the best accident we ever had. The burgers (and there are many choices of equipment for them) are cooked exactly as requested, come in 1/2 pound variety, and the place is always crowded, testifying as to how well accepted it is. The service is efficient,with the servers nearly running to keep up.... More

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Aleks T, Owner at Godfather's Burger Lounge, responded to this review

We're all about happy accidents, Robert. Thanks for all the compliments! We look forward to next time. See you soon, Mike More

Belmont, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The food is really good, however it gets crowded quickly and service can be slow.l godfathers is a good choice if you arrive early.

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Santa Barbara, California
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Very nice burgers about 10 bucks, easily splittable if a couple. Nice music and slides on TV. Wear a black shirt...you'll fit in.

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Woodside, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This restaurant serves certified angus beef burgers, grass-fed, antibiotic and hormone-free. This is why we went there. Besides burgers, they offer appetizers, salads, a variety of fries, wine, and beer. My wife and I each had the Director's cut mushroom burger. It included a 1/2 pound burger, Boulanger sesame bun, crisp onion straws, sliced red onion, sautéed mushrooms, cheese, lettuce,... More

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San Carlos, California
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

My mom took me out for my birthday lunch and I couldn't have picked a better restaurant. We were greeted warmly and seated as quickly as possible. The place was packed at 1:30. The restaurant is cozy and quaint with lots of movie memorabilia on the walls. I love the black and white photos in the ladies bathroom. The food... More

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Degerhamn
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Definitely a cut above your average burger joint! While I was there for dinner, there was a constant stream of families and couples who were obviously regular customers. The place prides itself on its 100% Angus beef, but I opted for a crab burger with french fries. The crab burger was terrific, bursting with flavor - I am sure the... More

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Aleks T, Owner at Godfather's Burger Lounge, responded to this review

I'm proud to hear that we were able to impress a New Englander with our crab! Hope to see you back for more this summer. All the best, Mike More

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