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Madera

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2825 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025
+1 650-561-1540
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“abalone” (3 reviews)
“beignets” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2825 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025
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21 - 30 of 168 reviews

Reviewed March 24, 2017

We ordered the Trout and the Cobb Salad. Both were perfectly made. We then went on to desert which was simply outstanding. Highly recommend you visit this place for lunch and if you can sit outside (should the weather permit) it would simply make it...More

Thank Jyoti C
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Food and wine are good but not exceptional. Dishes have European sizes so don't expect to make it with just one main course.

Thank Victoire36
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

From the moment you pull up and the attentive valets take your car you are made to feel special. The food lives up to the beautiful views and lovely setting. My wife had gnocchi that was incredibly light and delicious. I had a perfectly cooked...More

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Wonderful restaurant with great brunch! Service is great and views are beautiful toward the window. Not for the price sensitive though. :)

Thank mcbBayArea_Ca
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

The bar and terrace at Madera is locally famous for the atmosphere and people watching on Thursday nights. I have been several times and took a group of out of town business associates there for drinks on the first warm day of spring! As expected...More

Thank soquelanderson
Reviewed March 2, 2017

We stopped in late in the afternoon before headed back to the city for a glass of wine and some lighter fare. Mind you, this place is not inexpensive. The place was not very crowded. The server struggled with the wine order. We ordered some...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Limited, but high quality Michelin experience. Cozy and well choreographed service and the food was even better. Three of us all had different entrees and appetizers - and we all claimed our was the "best" dish. Wine list is California driven, but good selection from...More

Thank 1962jerry
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Limited, but well sought out menu. The portions are "European"/gourmet size and not huge Good wine selection. Main dining room cozy and pleasant. Service courteous and efficient.

Thank Kurt T
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

The menu is really limited, which is not necessarily a bad thing. The portions are small, so for an average appetite, plan on an appetizer. It's In Silicon Valley so the prices are high but the quality is good. The presentation of the dishes, though...More

Thank STEPHENSTRAVEL
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Swanky indoor and patio seating with gas art inspired fire pits. Views of the Silicon Valley and VC Park. Love their beignets and pizzas here on the patio....

Thank kinderangel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (HWY 280)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-561-1540
Description
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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