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The Treehouse

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459 Lagunita Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94305-8213
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Treehouse is a good central location to meet with people for some cheap food. They have a huge variety of foods they offer for they type of dive(in a good way) it is. There's quite a bit of ethnic food options. Don't expect them to taste like they would if you were at, say, an Indian restaurant, but still... More 

Thank Dave D
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192 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Had the carnitas bowl. Super tasty and a good sized portion. The menu is super varied with almost anything you could think of

Thank Ekgator
Rockville, Maryland
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

I'm not a fan of veggie burgers because of their tastes, but what I got here was amazing. Burger was in-house made with a combination of beans, chickpeas, zucchini and some other vegetables. I really enjoyed the taste! And it comes with sow therm style fries that is really goooood!!!

Thank Mehdi Z
Miami Beach, Florida
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99 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

We were at Stanford for Graduation and were walking around the campus. Everyone wanted food and we decided to get something to drink also. It was decided on the Treehouse. There were adults and kids. There was a line and except for the pizza you had to wait. There was a large selection of food. We got a wide selection.... More 

Thank risitodeplata
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We actually visited the location on the campus of Stanford University. It must have been in between class sessions because there were not a lot of people there. We got the fish tacos and chicken burrito bowl. Both had very fresh ingredients. The portions were large and the price was VERY reasonable. It was a great place to sit, eat... More 

Thank James G
Bay Area, California
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209 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2015

Think of overcooked and poor quality chicken bits, tiny rubbery tortillas, and a reddish brown taco sauce that bears no relation to Mexican or even Tex-Mex cuisine. Several catering experiences with this organization has left me running for a food truck and with a deep seated distrust of most Stanford-run food services. Not what you want to serve a crowd.

Thank sunshine_susan
Chicago, Illinois
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2015

I don't get the middling reviews for this place as I visited this restaurant two times in two weeks and found high-quality, delicious food at outstanding prices. On a campus where food can be quite pricey, Treehouse has filling, good meals for less than $6.50. The restaurant can get crowded but the seating is good (and you can sit outside... More 

Thank ndshankar
Ocala, Florida
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136 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2015

The food is good with a limited menu, the service is quick, and the atmosphere is ok. We were drawn to it often while on campus. It is on a corner of Tressider which houses several other eating and drinking venues and is often missed because patrons stop before reaching it. Agree with the comments of others about the outdoor... More 

Thank AscDac
Frankfurt, Germany
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143 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

The tree house is a pretty ok campus bar. Beer pitchers are decently priced and the chicken wings are ok and come in different varieties. Seating outside is pretty dirty as they have no one to clean the table.

Thank Jellylow
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2013

My son and I visited recently for a quick lunch; the food was OK, but the cashier scammed USD10 off me - when I realized this, I did not want to return to make a fuss about it. Unfortunately this detracted from the experience.

Thank AceBar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 459 Lagunita Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94305-8213
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: 6507234500

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