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BJ's Restaurant & Brewery

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206 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 16
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  • 4
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Just love this place . The food is amazing. The chicken wings are a MUST order for us. Lil bit noisy. Service was really slow.. may be cause of the crowd :P.. But for food its amazing

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Vishu008
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Goa, India
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San Mateo, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We have been eating here since BJ's opened. While we love the beers and the staff in the bar area, the only thing consistent about the food is how inconsistent it is. This is a pizza place and many times, we have ordered pizza to learn there is no sauce or no tomatoes, once they even ran out of pizza... More 

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Goa, India
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Just love this place . The food is amazing. The chicken wings are a MUST order for us. Lil bit noisy. Service was really slow.. may be cause of the crowd :P.. But for food its amazing

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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323 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Had the Parmesan Chicken which was very good. The fish and chips looked good too. Pleasant staff and nice open area. Well worth a visit and good location.

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Foster City Ca
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

BJ's serves some good American fare and has a superb selection of craft beers to please the palette. Prices are reasonable and the service consistently good. The only down side is that the restaurant's open, high ceiling construction encourages a noise level that can sometimes be a bit irritating. However, if the noise is not an issue for you, BJ's... More 

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San Mateo, California
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

For a casual chain restaurant, BJ's has it down.. with a great brew pub and huge menu you can't go wrong.. always packed, use uor Iphone app and make a reservation..

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

If anytime I crave for chicken wings this is the place I would love to be. Yes, I agree it's a bit crowded and noisy. The service we experienced was veryyyyy sloww! So please be patient! But food wise. yes a good joint.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A little noisy if you want to have a business meeting. But not the worst for noise. Excellent selection of craft beers. Wide menu variety so a good place to go if everyone in the group has different preferences. Everyone at our table enjoyed their food and we each ordered something different.

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

BJ's was a great place to head over and have some food and drinks after work. They had some great specials for their happy hour, and the food was great. The one downside was that the service was a little slow, and the bartenders didn't move with any sort of urgency. Great sports bar atmosphere, but if you are impatient... More 

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We just fancied an evening out to have some beers and catch up on "stuff". This was the perfect hang-out place. Food was as expected, the wings very tasty as well as the corn cakes (or something, I forget their name). The main dishes were well prepared and the beer selection perfect. It's the perfect place to unwind with friends.

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Yuba City, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We decided Saturday night to get together here Sunday at 11:30 am. and have lunch before out 3'00 pm. tournament. There employees were great. We arrived un announced looking for a table for 25 and with in 10 minutes we were seated. We have been to BJ's many time so we knew what to expect. The waitress did a fantastic... More 

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Additional Information about BJ's Restaurant & Brewery

Address: 206 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 206 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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