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344 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070
+1 650-654-0882
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Ranked #11 of 118 Restaurants in San Carlos
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Dim Sum
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Holly St.
Description: Hours of Operation Dinner: Sunday, Tuesday - Thursday 5-9 pm Friday & Saturday 5 - 9:30 pm Lunch: Tuesday - Friday 11 - 2:30 pm Brunch: Saturday & Sundays 10:30 - 2:30 pm
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Granite Bay, California
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76 reviews 76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Revisited an old friend and we were not disappointed. We moved out of the area some years ago and had an opportunity to go back to some old stompin' grounds. This is still a great restaurant, as it has been for close to 20 years. The jambalaya was delicious! The serving staff were friendly and gracious. The portions were generous... More 

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Foster City, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Went there for New Year's Eve dinner after checking out the menu online. It's a 4-course dinner - 2 appetizers, 1 entree and 1 dessert. The food as usual is delicious. My friend ordered the Filet Mignon and it's the best we ever had so far - tender and delicious. I had the Bass filet and it was good. Service... More 

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Florence, Oregon
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130 reviews 130 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

With all of the good restaurants in the area I had high hopes for a great meal here. It turned out to be the worst of several that I had during my visit. The building appeared to be an old coffee shop with a quick and easy make over in a somewhat industrial area. Not much atmosphere to speak of.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Real NoLa creole cuisine. Eautoffe (shrimp and crayfish) was excellent. Small place with older groups as well as young couples.

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Foster City, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Had a late brunch last Sunday and the food was simply delicious! Had their vanilla-infused lemonade and crispy boudin balls as appetizer. Tried their special seafood dish and it was great! Service is quite attentive. Will definitely come back for more!

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San Carlos, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Going to Creola for lunch today with a group of 5, reminded me of how great the food, service and atmosphere are. I've been there a few times and it consistently has fantastic food and service. Our server was attentive and incredibly knowledgeable about the ingredients of the Cajun food we ordered or plan to order next time! My etouffee... More 

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San Carlos, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The gumbo and the étouffée are very good. I love soft shell crabs and ordered one - it was the tiniest crab I've ever seen!!! All in all, it's good but very expensive for what you get. Service was spotty, but it was very crowded and so that could have been the reason.

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San Carlos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Creola is one our favorite haunts. Their seafood dishes are always great. My husband loves the tuna and I adore the gumbo. The base has an almost velvety texture.

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Belmont, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Creola has a great southern menu. We love when they have alligator jumbalaya on the menu. It has a great flavor!

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San Carlos, CA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Creola is one of our favorites and a regular place to enjoy a fine dinner with friends or family. From the outside you get no sense of how nicely decorated it is inside. A fine menu, good service, and easy access from mid-Peninsula San Francisco Bay Area.

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Additional Information about Creola

Address: 344 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070
Phone Number: +1 650-654-0882
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole, Dim Sum

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