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241 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025
650 326 8896
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Beer and Food Joint!

We did a little work get together and the Oasis and the beer and food were as good as I remembered. Consistent service, rustic setting, and good company are hard to beat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 13, 2015
Travelbum2005
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Fort Worth
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Fort Worth
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174 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We did a little work get together and the Oasis and the beer and food were as good as I remembered. Consistent service, rustic setting, and good company are hard to beat.

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The O has the best burgers in town. A must if you are visiting Stanford or are anywhere in the vicinity. Good sports bar and outdoor seating available.

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Thank Manuel E
California, United States
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I've been coming to the Oasis ever since I was an undergraduate at Stanford. It remains consistent in all respect: great burgers, great place to hangout during the day, after work, after a game or anytime.

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Thank TravelWarrior200
Monterey, California
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Some of us met here outside in the beer garden for lunch. I ordered a hamburger and chips. The meat was good and very filling. It was a great place to meet with TVs outside for those who wanted to watch games. Prices were good. Plenty of parking too.

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Thank Marilyn B
Chicago, Illinois
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130 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Fun, non-pretentious place. Just good food and drink. Service with a smile. Burgers and sandwiches are great. Try the Philly cheesesteak. One of the best west of the Mississippi.

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Thank 312jeff
Palo Alto, CA
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Love this place for great burgers sandwiches & awesome pizza. Grab a beer & some peanuts and watch the game while waiting for your delicious food to be ready. Locals have been enjoying The Oasis for years after sports (youth, adult or Stanford), after work, to watch a game with friends (or strangers), for a family meal at a long... More 

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Thank janisw
Calistoga
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Check your pretensions at the door at the Oasis. On your left are a couple of Stanford students out on a date. On your right a well known venture capitalist treating his teens to burgers and fries. This is where Stanford alums and locals hang out for solid burgers, great fries and a causal goodtime.

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Thank Calistoga Grower
Ogden, Utah
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Came in late evening with no wait, you order/pay at the counter, separate counter to order beer. Lots of TV's for watching sports, pinball, some outdoor seating. We had burgers and Reuben's, both hit the spot. Pizza is also available. Nice college hangout, good for groups.

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Thank nitrousedEdB
Sonoma, California
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I have been going to this restaurant and bar for 54 years and look forward to another 54 years. The food is still as outstanding as it was in the '60s.

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Thank kbuder
Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We have gone to The Oasis a number of times. My first trip was with a large family group which was quite fun. We have also gone as a couple. It is good for burgers and beer. They also have good pizza and sandwiches. Its a fun place and used to be a Stanford Legend and in some ways continues... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 241 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: 650 326 8896

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American, Pub, Pizza

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