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The Oasis

241 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025
650 326 8896
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Ranked #10 of 118 restaurants in Menlo Park
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American
Good for: Outdoor seating
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Good for: Outdoor seating
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Palo Alto
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Practically grew up here -- burgers, bear, pizza, peanuts, carved wooden tables, sports on TV, pinball, outdoor patio. When childhood friends come back for a visit, it's always "OASIS!" Not the best food on the planet, but one of the best places.

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Atherton, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

A down-home local establishment with a great atmosphere and delicious bar food! What more can one ask for?! Our favorite local hang out! Try a pitcher of Sculpin IPA and some salty shelled peanuts and unwind after work!

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Ornex
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This place is just a classic for a dinner with friends. The place has a unique character, not exactly a romantic place...

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East Hampton
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87 reviews 87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Good spot for buffalo chicken wings - true Buffalo, NY style. Crispy, but tender, hot with blue cheese - best I've found outside of NY. The other dishes are mediocre. The pizza seems popular, but then again, not East Coast quality. Nice outdoor patio seating with plenty of sports on hand in large flat screen format. A regular for locals... More

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Park City, Utah
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142 reviews 142 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

This very local sports bar is well worth going to have one of their burgers or pizzas. Both of the pizzas we had were well dressed and the crust was nice and crispy. The burgers are really good and service OK for the crowd that was there. It is near Stanford and they do get a college crowd at times.... More

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India
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160 reviews 160 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

You can go through my history - I DONT give one star reviews to places normally. But this place was the pits. What worked? - Nice all-age, all-culture crowd at the place (no overly yuppy crowd here) - the staff is pleasant What was terrible? - The pizza - it was about an inch thick, the base was BURNED. There... More

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Portola Valley, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Does no one love buffalo wings here? The Oasis serves authentic, meaty chicken wings in authentic spicy Buffalo-style sauce that are not matched in the Bay Area, except by its sister restaurants in the Jake's group. And the atmosphere is old-style pub with wood tables and booths that must have been there since the place opened in the '50s. Sure... More

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san francisco
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Need I say more? I love having outdoor seating (with TV screens), free peanuts, and good beers. The food is basic bar food - perfectly fine. The peanuts and outdoor space make it a reasonable place to go with kids for a few beers and some bar food.

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New York City, New York
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115 reviews 115 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Like many others. Certainly as good as most. I've been going for about 25 years, and it's been consistent all of that time.

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Chicago IL
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

The service was friendly, the beer selection was broad, the prices were reasonable and the pizza was very good. A nice welcoming ambience overall.

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