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1770 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-5220
650-872-9888
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Home Cooked Filipino Food

My family took me to Patio Filipino and I was a bit skeptical about the food since I cook myself. I would give this restaurant a 9/10 for food quality and a 7/10 for the overall rating of the ambiance of the restaurant. We ordered the following: Crispy Pata 10/10 Lumpiang Shanghai 6.5/10 (it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
Christine_1085
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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158 reviews 158 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

My family took me to Patio Filipino and I was a bit skeptical about the food since I cook myself. I would give this restaurant a 9/10 for food quality and a 7/10 for the overall rating of the ambiance of the restaurant. We ordered the following: Crispy Pata 10/10 Lumpiang Shanghai 6.5/10 (it was not crispy) Sisig 9/10 Sinigang... More 

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Lubbock
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

A different and delicious experience. I'd go back in a minute. There are a lot of different dishes I would like to try. The garlic rice is outstanding, but I was surprised to find out it didn't go with the meal. Our impression was that it did, so imagine our surprise to find out we were charged $8 for the... More 

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San Francisco
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Spanish-Filipino dishes are available here. Paella Filipino style is one of my favorites. Good food at reasonable prices. Unfortunately, it may get crowded sometimes so I recommend to make reservations ahead.

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Branchburg, NJ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

On November 7-16, 2014, I visited my friends from San Francisco, San Jose, Pleasanton and San Ramon CA. Of course they all wanted to treat me with the best Filipino food. With that in mind, surprisingly, Patio Filipino Restaurant came out as the common denominator. So I ended up visiting Patio 2 times. Sizzling Bangus Sisig and Crispy Binago ongan... More 

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Rancho Bernardo, California
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113 reviews 113 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I visited my sisters in the bay area and decided to try this Filipino restaurant. My sister said this is the best one in that area and I wanted to try and evaluate for myself. Though the food was tasty but was salty & greasy. We had the following: Chicken & mussels tinola; lumpianitas; pancit combo; sizzling bangus sisig; pork... More 

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Atwater, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We ate here on a Monday evening @ 5:45. I had read reviews that the restaurant was pet friendly and that the food was good. When we first arrived, we asked for patio seating, and were informed that there was only 1 waiter, and they were not serving on the patio. When I told them I had my 2 dogs... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

A great selection of authentic Philippine dishes in a pleasant setting. Big dishes for the family to share, reasonably priced. A long menu with many traditional items. Our noodle/vegetable soup and chicken/tomato stew were very good.

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Fairfield, California
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196 reviews 196 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Saw a review on Bay Area Check Please, we were in the area and decided to try Patio Filipino for lunch. We've never had Filipino food before and asked our Server to recommend something. We started with fried spring rolls (very good with the vinegar sauce), followed by a fried fish with lemongrass sauce, which was really good, a side... More 

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Eureka, California
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132 reviews 132 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Looking for something a little different for dinner we decided to try Patio Filipino and weren't disappointed. This is a restaurant where 99% of the patrons are Filipino…a good sign if you're looking for authentic cuisine. Most tables were filled w/ large families and we had to wait a few minutes until a small table opened. Our waiter was patient... More 

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Top Contributor
230 reviews 230 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

I love a little epecurean variety. While looking for a dinner spot i drove past this little gem and said why not. What a fun experience. I was the only white guy in the restaurant. Lots of Filipino families eating in large numbers. Moms, Dads, with their parents and children. Large plates of food on big tables. When I walked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1770 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-5220
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Bruno
  • Phone Number: 650-872-9888
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?