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Draeger's

222 East Fourth Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401-4079
650 685 3700
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English first
Honolulu, Hawaii
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is definately a great place for foodies to cruise. If you're looking for a one stop shop to find a one-of-a-kind gourmet item this may be it. The one thing I notice in places where you have so much variety is that you may not have enough turnover on certain perishable items. I know Draeger's has been in the... More

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San Mateo, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a good place to look for gourmet or hard to find items. It's too expensive for regular shopping trips. The cafe and bakery isn't bad; good to go to on a weekday morning.

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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126 reviews 126 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Fantastic grocery store, with restaurant. Quite expensive but lots of fine foods and unusual goods that you don't find in your "regular" grocery store. Great International selection. Beautiful flower shop. Easy parking in downtown location.

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San Francisco Bay Area
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Last Draeger's I visited was in Blackhawk Plaza in Danville. I would always make it a treat when I had my hair done next door. I love this store for all the special items they don't have at your local stores or Safeway. The meat department and seafood is always good and fresh. I love the variety of items they... More

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San Mateo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Great place in San Mateo to find good food, drinks and other stuff. Foodies should try it. Parking is easy, though we walk there more often.

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Woodside, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

We often go to Dreager's because, as a retired M.D. who is just learning to cook, I am able to find EVERYTHING I need for international recipes. Their produce is excellent, but over-priced. They even have an excellent selection of living, and cut, flowers. I have never been very impressed with the delicatessen offerings, especially the salads (Whole Foods being... More

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San Mateo, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I shop there almost every day since it is walking distance from my house. The butcher is friendly, helpful and most importantly, knowledgeable. The fresh fruits and vegetables are beautiful and very fresh. Their prices are high and if that is important to you, you will want to find a less expensive grocery store. But you won't be able to... More

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San Mateo, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

I have been shopping at Draeger's for years and years now, and its strengths rest in providing the best and most amazing decorations, food, and linens for a party. I do not throw a party all that often, but as I am in the neighborhood, I drop in and find the BEST little gift for my house, or just the... More

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San Francisco
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Great selection of gourmet foods, wines, kitchen products, and more. Top notch service. The bakery rocks.

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Portola Valley, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

You might think you are in Macy's when you see all the cooking equipment that is in the store., It is a grocery store which has anything that you might need to do a special recipe,. and a bakery that has loads of yummy stuff,. but be aware that there is a cost for this kind of store and you... More

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Additional Information about Draeger's

Address: 222 East Fourth Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401-4079
Phone Number: 650 685 3700
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
Cuisine: Bakery, Delicatessen

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