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445 Railroad Ave., Danville, CA 94526
925-838-4510
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7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
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
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: At Chow, we only use organic produce. We are proud to use products from...
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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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
First time, great time.

Went with wife, daughter and a friend. We sat outside on a warm night. Service and food were very good. I had the Fish Tacos, pretty good. Wife who is 100% Italian, had the Meat Lasagna. Said it was best she has ever had.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
Matt D
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Walnut Creek, California
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Walnut Creek, California
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Went with wife, daughter and a friend. We sat outside on a warm night. Service and food were very good. I had the Fish Tacos, pretty good. Wife who is 100% Italian, had the Meat Lasagna. Said it was best she has ever had.

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Walnut Creek, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We ate here with our family in July. The food was excellent, as was the service. It can get a bit noisy inside...I think it's a problem with their acoustics. But we sat outside and had a wonderful evening.

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Alamo, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Love both danville and lafayette chows. So wonderful knowing what I am eating isn't covered in pesticides and GMO. Love the fish tacos, and huevos rancheros. Been hundreds of times and its always been excellent

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Fremont, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We had a great experience the 2nd time around too. Good food , great service and acceptable prices. Is a good place to revisit from time to time .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

As I was in town visiting family, we ate there last night. They have been there before. I ordered the special which was fish with mashed potatoes and fresh spinach. My cousins had a sandwich and a Thai dish. My fish was so good that I mopped up every drop with my bread. My cousins loved their food. We finished... More 

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Dublin, California
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My wife and I decided to try this place last night for dinner. Initially I was completely unimpressed with our greeter, I was unsure if he actually worked there. All of the wait staff were dressed as if they were going to a keg party at a frat house, with one exception, a waitress had on a nice summer dress.... More 

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Livermore, CA
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The food here absolutely sucks for what it is. They are catering to high end envirtotards and Libtards and not doing a very good job at it. $18 for a crappy little Hamburger??? Really??? Should have left the place as a Blockbuster Video as it was prior to becoming Chows. Save your money - many better places in Danville!

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Clovis, California
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147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Always enjoyable, particularly when new menu items are added. The standby burger is always a favorite, along with the fish and chicken dishes. Salad entrees are a little on the small side, even with added chicken. Wait staff is great, and the drinks move well.

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Tattersha
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Decide at the last minute to go here for dinner. Called ahead for a table. Went straight in.food came quickly and was good

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We stopped of for lunch at another restaurant however it was packed solid, so we went here. It was a nice lunch with nice surroundings, the service was good and the meals hot.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 445 Railroad Ave., Danville, CA 94526
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 925-838-4510

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!
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?