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Flea Street Cafe

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Sun, 2/17
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


$50 - $150
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Farmers' Lettuce & Greens
roxbury russet apples, fromage blanc, capers, radishes, golden balsamic vinaigrette
Baby Beet Salad
chevre, endive, uplands cress, almonds, pomegranate, champagne vinaigrette
Baby Carrot & Lentil Salad
arugula, sesame seeds, chick pea panisee, dates, vadouvan curry cream
Butternut Squash Agnolotti
pomegranate, walnuts, safe, radicchio, arugula, brown butter
Late Autumn Organic Vegetarian Tasting
Inspired‎ by our local farms and gardens (available vegan)
Half Dozen Pacific Coast Raw Oysters
chili lime mignonette, horseradish, seaweed
Half Moon Bay Grilled Sardines
crispy potatoes, warm frisee, olives, currants, roasted garlic aioli
Crispy Monterey Calamari
lemongrass chili sauce, radishes, peanuts, cilantro creme fraiche
McFarland House-smoked Trout
potatoes, bacon, frisee, horseradish creme fraiche vinaigrette
Pan Roasted Miso Marinated California Black Cod
quinoa, savoy spinach, pumpkin, cipollini onions, hoisin
Grilled Frog Hollow Pears & La Quercia Prosciutto
little gems, ewelicious, shaved vegetables, pecans, blue cheese vinaigrette
Ricotta & Chive Gnocchi
delicata squash, chanterelle mushrooms, pancetta, basil, brandy cream sauce
"Which Came First" Pasture-raised Chicken
matsutake mushrooms, parsnip puree, baby carrots, golden raisins, poached egg, cabernet glaze
Marin Sun Farms Braised Grass-fed Short Ribs
Anson Mills rice grits, baby beets, brussels sprouts, turnips, horseradish cream
From our kitchen to your oven - organic buttermilk biscuits (martins) - $15 /dozen
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All reviews smoked trout short ribs gnocchi buttermilk biscuits seafood bread potatoes beef perfect evening beautiful presentation delicious food prepared dishes enjoyed our dinner an appetizer dessert menu service was excellent wait staff
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful Saturday dinner here at the (highest) recommendation of family friend who is in the seafood business. Dining room is cozy and pretty (very romantic). Under chef's expert and minimalist preparation, all dishes were prepared to reflect the freshness of the seafood. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MK330
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Always a hit at this place. Food is always great. The menu seems to have fewer entrees on it these days, but anything is good. Service is good and the rooms are nice. The bar is really great -- good drinks, great service. The outside...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Valerie B
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We ate at Flea Street Cafe for the first time this past weekend. We will plan to eat there again when we go back (we have family in this area). We started with the warm parmesan churros appetizer... who would have thought of this... they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank BeckyBAG
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Who said food cannot be both healthy and delicious? I did and Flea Street Cafe in Menlo Park proves me dead wrong. Appetizers that tease and delight. Main courses that satisfy and fulfill one’s most demanding expectations. And deserts that should be planned for and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank michelk136
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We have been regular customers of Flea Street for decades. This experience was not up to their usual standards. The food was good but not great. And the service was just okay, our server was particularly inattentive. Which was particularly jarring this evening. Three of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Leo865
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The place is quiet and cozy, it has been around for a long time. The service staff was attentive and professional. A great ambiance for good food and conversations. Food: tasty and beautiful presentation

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mimi-Cristien
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Highly rated and it did not disappoint. Wonderful seafood and beef offerings with a flair. Intimate little place that is a must if you're a local or passing through.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Every time we visit Flea Street, I’m impressed with the consistent, high quality, creative food. The staff in the quiet main dining room (unusual in today’s trendy noise!) is helpful, competent. The owner Jesse Cool talked to me about the family photos on the wall...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank wwalleigh
Reviewed May 1, 2018

It has been more than a year since I dined at the FSC. With them donating 10% of the nights proceeds to the local Senior Hunger Prevention "Meals on Wheels" Program, I thought I'd take a big-eating-massive-appetite Tongan roommate of mine. I was throughly embarrassed....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank WestCoastUSADad
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

I have enjoyed the new menu items. Food was as good as last time. They also extended their bar seating. And these buttermilk biscuits are just addictive, so good hot from the oven

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank JVDZ7
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September 6, 2018|
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Response from Michael F | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is fairly small but I would guess they could accommodate and reasonably large group ~25. Calling the restaurant is the best idea.
September 25, 2016|
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Response from Michael F | Reviewed this property |
It is air conditioned.
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