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401 Castro St, Fl 1, Mountain View, CA 94041-2089 (California)
650-237-3131
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Atmosphere, Food is OK

They have an outside area now, it is guide of between two building with a roof over you but at least it is outside. The food is good but not necessarily as good as other restaurants on Castro street. The cocktails are really good. I think of this place as a cool place to meet friends and hangout as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
billevans67
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Mountain View, California
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Mountain View, California
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

They have an outside area now, it is guide of between two building with a roof over you but at least it is outside. The food is good but not necessarily as good as other restaurants on Castro street. The cocktails are really good. I think of this place as a cool place to meet friends and hangout as opposed... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I dined here with a large group. Though it was a hot weekend, we opted to sit outside for dinner, as the sun was starting to go down and the bay area tends to cool off relatively rapidly. Most of our dishes consisted of salads plus fish and / or flatbreads. My salad tasted quite fresh and the truffle mushroom... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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109 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Went with 2 coworkers in a recent trip to that area. Dinner was good. Nicely prepared and presented. Oyster Rockefeller were good not the best I've had. Fried chicken. I was told, was crispy, most and full of flavor. Tuna was cooked just right, seared and still rare in the middle. Nice and fresh. Good wine list. Good bar selection.

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Dublin
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Friendly greeting and prompt seating.....off to s good start. Great choice of food on the menu so everybody was happy. Good wine list with help to choose. When the food arrived everyone was smiling. Fish special was particularly good. No complaints from anyone. The deserts were also excellent. Full marks all round.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The food here is on point! Great flavor, but very small portions. Plan on getting an appetizer or make sure to get some desert after your meal.

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Cupertino, California
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Business dinner... These folks of great food, wine and desserts... Staff is super friendly like their wine list.. Must try their bourbons... Ribs with mashed potatoes was great.. I loved my pasta...

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Singapore
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67 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Had a works dinner here, this was pretty good, starting with very nice root beer. Food was good with short rib, southern fried chicken(juicy) and Mac and cheese - there was some not so good veggies and the ravioli was a low point, but easy to avoid. Worth a visit.

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Loveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We arrived about 8p after a long flight from Midwest, simply in search of a meal. We were very impressed with the menu, atmosphere, and service. The food and cocktail selection was fresh and unique. The lobster salad was amazing.

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Cheltenham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

One of the moor upmarket places in Mountain View, this restaurant has a nice quiet vibe inside so need to shout to hear those around you on the table. Booths are the best place to sit and be able to enjoy a level of privacy whilst still being within the main bulk of the action. Food is very good, with... More 

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Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Great atmosphere; food is very good; wine choices are great. Wonderful place to meet one person or many. Would definitely eat here again over and over.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 401 Castro St, Fl 1, Mountain View, CA 94041-2089
    (California)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: 650-237-3131

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 27 - 32
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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