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2825 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-7022 (HWY 280)
(650) 561-1540
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I called to book an event. The manager never returned the call. I called again and the manager never returned the call. I emailed the general manager, Avi, and he never responded. Instead, an assistant banquet manager responded and he had no idea what was going on. There are so many other good restaurants in Silicon Valley you can go... More 

Thank HarFrancisco
Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located into the Rosewood Hotel. The outside seating includes an beautiful view of the Santa Cruz mountains with an amazing sunset. The food portions were small. I ordered the lamb with a mixed preparation of loin and sausage. The restaurant offered an extensive wine selection. The service included multiple servers who constantly checked on you.

Thank DM T
San Francisco, California
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here at Madera on our wedding cerebration. My husband was here a couple times for his business meeting. The staff were so friendly and welcoming. Very attentive and fantastic service also. They are fast and friendly even lunch time. Food was nice and I love their presentation. High quality of food but taste is above average. I had... More 

Thank B J
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was just here recently for lunch. I always felt the price was too high for what you get. But with the new chef, I had a great lunch served. It was worth it.

Thank ishikyo
Santa Clara, California
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185 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

A fine dining establishment, catering to very upscale clientele. Good for special event and executive dining.

Thank Breakfast-42D2
Seoul, Korea
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153 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

I had a business lunch here. It is an excellent restaurant. Location is nice. At terrace, I enjoyed beautiful landscape. Food was excellent as well. Gazpacho was cool and tasty with deep and rich tomato soup. I would like to make sure that wagyu is one of the best meats that I have ever eaten. I had a wonderful lunch... More 

Thank Kim_Creator
Menlo Park, California
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

This infamous little bar with a shady past and maybe present, actually serves an amazing cheeseburger. A lot of people come here not for the food, but for the scenery which on Thursdays usually peaks at a crazy and frenetic high; the ATM in the lobby doing a furious business. The hunters are the new breed of techno dweebs. Their... More 

Thank bba1515
Concord, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

First visit to Madera for lunch. The presentation of the carrot ginger soup was at table side and delicious. The Fois Gras was the best I have has with the crunchy chick peas and hummus. The main course was the hanger steak tender and cooked perfectly with morel mushrooms. The service was spot on and the chef came table side... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Good dinner, good service in the restaurant. service was quick. The menu could be a little bit bigger though...

Thank Bryan C
San Jose, California, USA
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

The menu has changed,and the restaurant does not serve burgers anymore. The bar does,but not the restaurant. The lack of truffle fries is why I am downgrading my review. The staff was ok,but I had my mouth watering for a burger,and was denied. The view is very nice,good locale. I would go back to eat at the bar next time,to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $50
American, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Sand Hill Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-7022
    (HWY 280)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: (650) 561-1540
Madera Restaurant Honored with One Star by Michelin and Wine Spectator's Best of Award of Excellence 2012. A comfortably elegant ambiance, picturesque views and outdoor terraces welcome guests and Silicon Valley locals to Madera. Featuring an open artisan wood-burning kitchen and extensive wine list, Madera serves rustic American cuisine that celebrates the culinary traditions of the Bay Area In addition to indoor and outdoor dining, Madera offers two private dining rooms with private terraces and cozy fireplaces. The Lemon Room seats up to 10 guests, and the Orange Room up to 14 guests. This Menlo Park restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner and for Sunday brunch as well.

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