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Mimi's Cafe

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2208 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was almost full at lunchtime. Server was helpful in selecting our food. Food (salads & sandwiches) were delicious and filling.

Thank vicarbo
Reno, Nevada
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66 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable chain to revisit wherever they are. This one has ample parking. A nicely decorated French-themes set of rooms, easy and interesting on the eye. Three for lunch at 12:30, but plenty of room, comfortable booth, air conditioning set a little low. Should have gotten my fleece out of the car. One order of brioche and roasted brie came with... More 

Thank DJ F
Seattle, Washington
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

another good choice for breakfast, variety and good service. attractive venue pancakes and omelets are good! kids enjoy it

Thank PeggyCSterling
San Mateo, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

no problem with parking spaces; gets seated promptly; chicken parmegianna and mediterranean salad are my favorites

Thank smdiner
San Mateo, California
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Great food, service & prices very good. Join their club for special deals & discount coupons. Breakfast specials are good at lunch and are great. Have returned several times. Will be there for Father's Day..

Thank dcs1755
Guadalajara, Jalisco
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We went to have breakfast at Mimi's café with my family and a friend who recommended the place. Everything was delicious! I had Eggs Benedict with Smoked Salmon and they were glorious! My wife had Quiche Florentine, it was really good too. But the Croissants were awesome! the fluffiest I've ever had in my life! Make sure to ask for... More 

Thank LordPocho
Rochester, NY
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have stopped at Mimi's Cafes in different cities around the country. The menu is fairly extensive making it an easy stop for a meal. The only complaint I have for this location was the quality of the meal I received. I ordered the "French Pot Roast" (Beef Bourguignon). There was little beef in this dinner entre, of which 1/3... More 

Thank rrpd
South San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We have eaten here a few times. Sometimes it is satisfying and welcoming, and other times it is discouraging and includes a long wait. It does not seem to be related to the amount of customers.

Thank Mike G
California Desert, California
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Very delicious dinner. French onion soup was tremendous ! Even enjoyed a margarita. Service was excellent as always. Waitress brought extra muffins for the road.

Thank Cece S
San Francisco
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I prefer Mom and Pop restaurants but Mimi's is good for large gatherings. They have a private room now that fits 10. They can also push tables together in other parts of the restaurant for big groups. I must also say that they do have some delicious breakfast choices. Service is usually good. Love the muffins.

Thank bzbeehive

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, French
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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

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