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Mayfield Bakery & Cafe

855 El Camino Real, Ste. 110, Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Ranked #26 of 312 Restaurants in Palo Alto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $31
Sun 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Contemporary, Café
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Embarcadero Road
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English first
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

I love this place, the service, the atmosphere and the menu. It's hard to get a table if you don't plan in advanced, but it's so well located that you can stop by and make a reservation, go out for a walk in the open mall, and they'll call you when the table is ready... what else can you ask... More

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Saddle River NJ
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227 reviews 227 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

This is not the place to have an intimate conversation, but our nephew suggested it as with his schedule this place fits the bill and he eats here a lot. . You will find that the food is excellent, and parking may be an issue in this shopping center, but locals love it! I had the short ribs with cippolini... More

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San Jose, California
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178 reviews 178 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I really like the Mayfield Bakery and Cafe and want to love it. It's in the Town and Country Shopping Center near Stanford and is very convenient. So what's good? The food I've had has all been excellent. The kitchen is obviously staffed by folks that know what they're doing. Portions can be large (burgers and fries) or small (deconstructed... More

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We've eaten at Mayfield a number of times and we've always enjoyed the farm to table fresh ingredients and modern approach to the old time favorites. We also enjoy the coffee, great quality in extra large cups. We always sit outside and enjoy the company of Mayfield's old oak tree, which is a big plus.

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Austin, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We stopped into the Cafe fairly late as to the dinner hour but they treated us great! Had to sit at the Bar since it was busy, but it was a terrific experience. Learned how they work from the hidden kitchen while chickens roasted on a rotisserie between the hidden kitchen and the Bar. Watched the bakers working through the... More

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Lake Grove, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Nice atmosphere if you are sitting outdoors in nice weather. They definitely do not rush you. Staff is very casual and attentive. Food is very average and definitely overpriced even though they tout organic.

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Palo Alto, California, United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a great place for lunch - I love the outdoor tables. Dinner is a little pricey, but the food is very good, and so is the bread.

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richmond va.
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76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Surprisingly good spot near campus with excellent food from sandwiches to fish/steaks. Great casual spot for lunch/dinner. Very busy for both so make reservations.

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Northbrook, Illinois
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153 reviews 153 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We recently ate at Mayfield Bakery for breakfast. It was lovely to sit outside where there was plenty of seating. Everything we ordered was delicious- fresh squeezed orange juice, scrambled eggs whites, granola and yogurt, hot chocolate, and strawberry French toast. But these items added up to $57 for breakfast. The orange juice alone was $7. Service was very spotty.

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Local family took us here for dinner. We found the atmosphere charming and the service good. We had a nice bottle of wine and all five of us ordered the fried chicken special-- it was out of this world! We really had a lovely evening there and complimented our aunt on her choice.

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Additional Information about Mayfield Bakery & Cafe

Address: 855 El Camino Real, Ste. 110, Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone Number: 650-853-9200
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
Cuisine: American, Bakery, Contemporary, Café

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