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1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
650 570 5700
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Houston, Texas
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate breakfast here. Food was hot, typical buffet offerings, fresh made omelets, fruit, meats, assorted pastries. Attentive service and great for people watching as it is located in the open close to front desk.

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Goa, India
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283 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

The happy hours are amazing. The food and the ambiance is very good. They have good selection of alcohols and even a dance floor

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Thank Vishu008
California Desert, California
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

The crown is exactly what You expect. The jewel in the crown. Food, service, atmosphere.. It has it all going on.

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Thank Cece S
San Francisco, California
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Crown Plaza is one of the few locations that serves Sunday brunch including champagne. The menu is different each week. Always includes omelettes, prime rib, a small salad selection, oysters, crab legs, smoked salmon and shrimp. The service is very good and it is advisable to make reservations, since the hotel often has special events. The price is reasonable for... More 

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Napa, California
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

The buffet is quite nice but the con is the sushi. They make TERRIBLE sushi, almost inedible. They do not have a sushi chef and are worse than beginners at this. I went to a class and I make better sushi than this restaurant. I went 2 years in a row and they have not improved one bit. But the... More 

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Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Dining without the travel while in the hotel. Many options for food and a good bar for after dinner drinks. Open later.

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Thank TFitz134
Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

A very pleasant experience. Good sushi and overall a nice restaurant. The staff was attentive, although has a little issue understanding English. The restaurant is kept cold, so take a jacket if you are sensitive to temps. Overall, worth the visit.

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Thank Neighbor2012
Singapore, Singapore
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

great place to watch games and for meeting friends. drinks and food options are good and the atmosphere is fun !

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Thank ASR2009
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The food in all of the venues, as well as room service, was far better than most hotels in this class.

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Thank Cheri O
Foster City, California
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Let's talk about how crown plaza service is !!!! I been here couple times for there champagne brunch which was pretty good but, the main reason why I give this place zero if I could would BE because as me and my husband entered the lounge to grab a drink with no greet as we entered . The service turned... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: 650 570 5700

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