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445 Railroad Ave., Danville, CA 94526
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Ranked #34 of 121 Restaurants in Danville
Sun 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: At Chow, we only use organic produce. We are proud to use products from local vendors and to use those products to make everything in house. Our Danville location has a bakery kitchen that makes all the fresh produce and then sends it to each of our locations. If you love our jams, salad dressings or anything else, please note that our Lafayette location has a Farmers’ Market with these products. You can now add Chow’s Cooking to your Home Cooking! Enjoy!
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We love Chow. The food is always fresh, and they have locally grown produce and other products in their meals. The goat cheese appetizer makes my mouth water just thinking about it. Thai salad and noodles are my other favorites. Great brew selections and specials, and really good lattes. Get a cinnamon roll if you go for brunch! Yum! Always... More

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Very casual bistro style dining and good food. Appetizers were good as they were small portions and enough to share with a small group that we were in. Nachos was also surprising good and reminded my when I was in Mexico. Grilled organic pork chop was cooked really nice.

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Alamo, California
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145 reviews 145 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is one of those convenient "go to" places when you don't feel like cooking: a good local hangout. The fireplace and décor makes for a cozy ambience. There is a patio available if you like to eat outside. The food is good and satisfying. Don't expect white tablecloths, the silverware is wrapped in paper napkins, which are left at... More

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San Francisco, California
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178 reviews 178 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I came here for breakfast with a big group of people. The place is nice inside and the outside seating is great when the weather is gorgeous. The staff are very pleasant despite that it took them long to seat us. I do understand that they may have been overwhelmed with a very busy weekend. I like that their breakfast... More

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Danville, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been here several times for Sunday Brunch, but this time while the service was friendly the order got totally confused somewhere down the line, and the food was just not up too scratch.

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San Ramon, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wife and I had dinner there Saturday night I had the pork chops that where very good My wife had the lamb burger which is her favorite Food service was great we sat outside on Patio next to fire place and had a great time

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Cupertino, California
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124 reviews 124 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great service Lorelle 105. The Thai noodle and IPA where delicious. The Cafe Du Monde coffee game the meal a good finish too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely terrible... No better than a Denny's...waitress had major attitude and seemed bothered by our existence! Had to ask several times for drink... Took so long she gave it to us free... Apps nothing special... Microwaved goat cheese! Tomatoes tasty... Grilled chicken soaked in bacon grease n onions... Nice Atmosphere and Bar... Very nice manager... But I would NEVEr waste... More

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San Francisco
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Chow used to be one of our favourite casual restaurants but in the last year or so everything about it has deteriorated - the quality of the food, the staff, the cleanliness, the wait time to have your order taken and the food delivered, and the general atmosphere. When it first opened and for years after, we used to go... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We went to Chow's because they have a patio that is dog friendly, and we were travelling from out of the area with our Black Lab. The patio was perfect and already well stocked with dog water bowls. The menu is quite extensive and we had a good dinner. It would have received five stars except that the staff was... More

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Chow R, Manager at Chow, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review, and for the feedback! I'm sorry service seemed disorganized-- we like to make sure that our guests are well taken care of, so many people might come to your table... but this doesn't mean good service if we're not there when you need us! I appreciate the feedback and will review this with... More

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Additional Information about Chow

Address: 445 Railroad Ave., Danville, CA 94526
Phone Number: 925-838-4510
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Danville
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:30 pm

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