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MP Mongolian BBQ

Asian, Barbecue, Mongolian
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700 El Camino Real, Ste 170, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4847
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Uppsala, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly good, all you can eat, Mongolian barbequeue. You get to chose the ingredients yourself, which are then bbq-Ed in front of you. Pay attention to the sauces and their combinations, they give all the flavor.

Thank Nicusor T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

A very simple restaurant. The line moves quickly. Having never been, our party of three were clueless about what to do. A father and his children in the line guided us. The food was very good. We noticed there was an extra charge for waste...taking more than you will eat. First time we had encountered that.

Thank Nadine W
Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

We stopped here for a quick meal and were surprised--no, stunned--at how good it was. Fresh ingredients, great staff, good vibe, outstanding and healthy food.

Thank Bill M
Boston, Massachusetts
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233 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

This place is an AYCE, create your own stir-fry, Mongolian bbq. Loved the ability to create from a choice or proteins, veg and starches. Create your own sauce is great too. Loved the rice and other sides that are included. The one reason I did not give it 5 stars was that they use the grill a ton for many... More 

Thank blondechickma
Highland Park
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Nice restaurant within walking distance of my hotel. You get to chose what you want to eat and they cook it right in front of you. Not fancy, but good and healthy.

Thank David S
Duvall, Washington
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Good food and good selection. Not a one and done place, go back as many times as you want. I would go back if I'm in the area again.

Thank Frank G
San Francisco, California
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

This is a really nice place for AYCE. The place always very clean and food is presented very well and properly stored. Which is important from a health code standpoint Owners greet you with a big smile and even when it's crowded the line moves fast it's all Mongolian BBQ and not many hot dishes like at some places where... More 

Thank Alex L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Fill a bowl with ingredients and hand it to the chef who cooks on a sizzling round stone. Beware hordes of starving Stanford students who sometimes fill the place making it hard to go back for seconds or thirds.

Thank Calistoga Grower
Helsinki, Finland
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331 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

We went here with 8 people, ranging from 4 to 89 years. At the buffet you can choose anything into your bowl - frozen meats, shrimp, tofu etc the. Vegetables, pineapple and other add-ons. Lastly they had a selection of 8 or so sauces with a few example recipes. It's fried infront of you by 2 chefs who rotate around... More 

Thank Finn_on_the_go
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

They have a great selection of foods to choose from. All very fresh and they keep the self serve area very clean. It was busy when I was there but the line moves very quickly through the cooking area. I thought the price was reasonable. Servers kept my drink glass filled and took away dirty dishes as soon as I... More 

Thank Sam M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Barbecue, Mongolian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 El Camino Real, Ste 170, Menlo Park, CA 94025-4847
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park

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