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Mimi's Cafe

2208 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
650-574-8767
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Foster City, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Food is average- actually quality of food has declined over the last 7 years. Used to be really quality food for brunch at fairly low prices. Service can be patchy, if you get the Asian servers you will get better service. The Mexican servers can be borderline rude at times. The hostess is usually poor.

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Foster City, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

My wife and I ordered Mimi's 'Bacon and Avocado' omelet at Mimi's in San Mateo, CA. What we got was a somewhat dry omelet with only two very thin strips of bacon crossed over the top. I had expected a lot of bacon and was very disappointed. The rest of the breakfast was nice and the waitress was very nice,... More

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San Francisco
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Not was the service no attentive,I checked my bank statement and someone added an additional $5 to $17 dinner. I always leave a cash tip for that reason so its easier to check for any discrepancies. Wish I could take back the $3 tip I left him.

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were looking for a nice lunch place while on the way to San Francisco and found this place near the San Mateo Bridge. Great soup and salad lunch and fried Artichokes as an appetizer, Highly recommend.

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California City, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I'm normally a fan of Mimi's Cafe. But, I will NEVER go back to the San Mateo Mimi's. I get their eclub coupons online. I do not have a smart phone...but, I do have a phone with a camera. I was told by a Mimi's manager that I could always take a photo of the coupon and show the manager... More

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San Francisco, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This place has $5.00 Happy Hour Wines, but my favorites are Sparkling Wine Flights. I love the corn chowder soup. The menu has lots of different choices. It's big on the Cajun cooking. I like the variety for the whole family. Nice place to eat when your at the Bridgepoint Shopping Center. Good food. Easy parking, worth the trip

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Enjoyed a great healthy lunch on the patio. Quick service. Miguel, our waiter was alert, fast, and friendly. All staff was courteous and polite. We both ate for $10 each and had more than enough. Soup and salad combo great deal.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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357 reviews 357 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We were disappointed that we could not get into nearby B.J.'s, which has an excellent reputation. But we were very pleasantly surprised at the excellent cuisine, superb service and value-priced menu at Mimi's Cafe, just next door to B.J.'s. In fact, we were delighted we came here because Mimi's is a quiet, casual place without the noise and crowds of... More

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San Mateo
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85 reviews 85 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The food choices for vegetarians is limited to salads. I spoke with our waiter and he suggested a chicken pasta dish without the chicken but with extra veggies. It was a good choice and very tasty. The service for our table - party of 6 was slow. Nice ambiance. Over all, the dishes we ordered were quite good. Just be... More

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San Mateo, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The atmosphere looks ok. The service was slow but the bread they serve is good. The food is ok. After the first try since i was in a hurry, i never went back.

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