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2208 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
650-574-8767
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Visit often for breakfast

Friendly and good food. Staff happy to offer substitutes and good service. Food is always fresh and cooked to order. Santa Fe omelette is my go to order. The muffins are also lovely although quite filling usually take it to go instead of eating it there and then. Great location, always a good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
HaychEm
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly and good food. Staff happy to offer substitutes and good service. Food is always fresh and cooked to order. Santa Fe omelette is my go to order. The muffins are also lovely although quite filling usually take it to go instead of eating it there and then. Great location, always a good place for breakfast or brunch. Lunch and... More 

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Thank HaychEm
Foster City
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a nice family restaurant and in a good location with a very good menu for the whole family to choose from.

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Thank Laurie H
San Jose, California
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79 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We were just 10 people, but we were seated away from the large dining rooms with some degree of privacy, we each ordered our own luch from the menu, and we had a lovely afternoon. The servers were pleasant, friendly, and attentive. I have no idea how crowded the rest of the restaurant was, but we were oblivious to the... More 

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Thank Bay-Area-Grandma
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We've been to Mimi's in Bridgepoint Mall in San Mateo several times in the past because we like the food. Tonight, we decided to have dinner. My parents wantes to order their chicken pot pie, but the waiter told us it will take 30 minutes. He asked at least 3x if we're sure we want to wait 30 minutes for... More 

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Redwood City, California
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92 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Mimi's has a large variety at breakfast, home baked carrot muffins and reasonable prices. I have not been there for other meals.

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Thank Fritzikay
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Never heard of the place until my recent trip and we had the hotel next door so decided to give the a try. We were not let down and I found a new favorite to rave about. The food was delicious and very well made. (For appetizers try the seven meatballs). Food was made quickly and our hostess Marisol was... More 

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Thank Luis D
Coronado, California
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260 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The service and the prices were very good. The food came quickly to the table and was quite satisfying. This was one of the better restaurants in the Mimi's chain.

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Thank prevere
Foster City, California
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71 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I had a Cobb salad, which was very good but way to big for me. I could only eat half. All of their salads are great but big. My husband had the pot pie which was also very good and big. The only complaint I have is why do restaurants feel they have to fill the pepper shakers over the... More 

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Thank Judy B
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

On a long layover at San Francico, we called our longtime friends in Atherton to pick us up and have breakfast at a good place in town. They took us here. Great food, great prices, great service, great atmosphere....have I convinced you yet...don't know what else to say.

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Thank kanakaboy
Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We came in after the lunch rush. They had a good selection in their menu. The combination sandwich & salad worked best for us. Minimum wait. Service could have been better though. Took long for refills on our drinks.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2208 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: 650-574-8767

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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