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Adamson's French Dip

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806 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1153
408-830-9024
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
First Class French Dip

You will be comfortable putting their french dip sandwich in your pantheon of godly creations. That's all I had. My monkey brain said "Oh my God this really really great". I only give it four stars because all I had was the sandwich and I don't want to be presumptive about what I did not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Paul D
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Northeast USA
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highland park il
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Walked in at 640p and it was closed. Really? Returned the next day for lunch and was not impressed with the food prep. Too smokey for my taste.

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Rancho Cordova, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This place can be easily missed if you are searching for something to eat in Sunnyvale. I am so glad I found it the food is absolutely amazing. I like a French dip from time to time but have never found a really good. Adamson's proves it can be done, the meat is top quality with different options to choose... More 

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Northeast USA
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109 reviews 109 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

You will be comfortable putting their french dip sandwich in your pantheon of godly creations. That's all I had. My monkey brain said "Oh my God this really really great". I only give it four stars because all I had was the sandwich and I don't want to be presumptive about what I did not experience - nonetheless if everything... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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126 reviews 126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Really good sandwiches, awesome fries and onion rings. Prices are good for the quality and size you receive.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This is a tiny French Dip joint, with a wood fired oven that produces the most wonderful Prime Rib. The Jus is great, but the prime rib steals the show, if you are in the area, go, but be prepared to wait in line, quality cannot be rushed.

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Martinez, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Drove by craving a cheesesteak when I came upon Adamson's French Dip. What a great sandwich. I love French dips and this is the best. They have Prime Rib dip and Sirloin dips.tri-tip too! You can add cheese, onion, mushrooms, jalapeños. I can't stress enough how soft and wonderful this sandwich is. They also have beer, draft root beer, shakes... More 

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Fremont, California
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2,418 reviews 2,418 reviews
756 restaurant reviews
1,372 helpful votes 1,372 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

They have good french dip sandwiches here. The roast beef is of high quality. The place is small but they have both inside and patio seating. You order at the counter; they give you a buzzer; and when your order is ready, you go in and pick up your order. They have soft drinks as well as beer for sell.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Lovely prime rib french dip sandwich and root beer. Unfortunately closed Sundays. Small place with small outside seating area.

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Pahrump, Nevada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

So much better than the large fast food chains. I had the French Dip, Onion Rings and a Root beer. All were excellent!

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Sunnyvale, CA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I go here quite a bit, and the sandwiches are very good. I would give them 4 or even 5 stars if not for 2 things. First, they run out of items on a regular basis. I know it is a small, family run restaurant and they can't make/stock everything, but I have been here at least 8 times when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 806 W El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1153
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408-830-9024

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?