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Calfornia Grill

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1770 S Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-2708
+1 650-653-6000
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good61%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 11, 2017
“Good food. Nice but limited selection on dinner and lunch menu”
Jul 23, 2017
“Good food, but Spendy!”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1770 S Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-2708
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Reviewed March 23, 2016

Usual hotel food served hot , only the slow service let the experience down . 30 mins waiting for a cheese steak sandwich with coleslaw was very long.

Thank bvlynch
Reviewed October 8, 2015

5 stars for Nargis Samaryee, my server who made what is normally a hum-drum, business diner's experience into a delightful time. She was attentive, made suggestions, and most of all, asked about my travel, home, family, and the trip. Great relational skill, and I felt...More

Thank BobLakeOswego_OR
Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

The food is decent - better than average for an airport hotel. I had the fish tacos and they came in a beautiful presentation with plenty of different condiments. The cocktails menu is very good, and the patio is a nice place to sit and...More

Thank ccollins0822
Reviewed June 1, 2015

I came here for breakfast one morning while I was staying at the Marriott San Mateo. I like table service better, but the buffet they had was also good. The Buttermilk Pancakes were great (however, I was upset by the fact that they did not...More

Thank doctorchicken
Reviewed February 15, 2015

The problem is inconsistency. Food service is often wrong and you have to send things back. The staff are friendly but just don't listen or struggle with English. Mains are delivered before you even are half way through your appetiser. OR Staff and food are...More

Thank anduain
Reviewed September 11, 2014

Made to order Omelletes and the great spreadt at the breakfast buffett is wonderful. the service is also great very polite and considerate servers , on weekends there may be a 10 miunte wait for seating

Thank wagoo
Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

OK, I spend a lot of time at Marriotts so for me to go and write a review it had to be good. Filet mignon was spot on and you could cut it with a fork. Seasonal vegetables usually means frozen carrots and green beans...More

Thank Rich_Nagle
Reviewed April 21, 2014

Located in the lobby lounge of the Mariott Hotel in San Mateo. Great ambiance! The service was fast and the food was good.

Thank Venus D
Reviewed March 15, 2014

I'm not sure I'd make a special trip here if I were a local, and for someone staying in the hotel wanting something really close by, there aren't many alternatives -- but this place gets it done pretty well. It's a typical Marriott hotel restaurant....More

Thank JTworldtraveler
Reviewed March 9, 2014

Like most hotel, the food was overpriced. However, the quality was better than other hotels I have been to. Service was good The breakfast buffet is $20 Food was freshly prepared .Buffet also includes scrambled eggs, bacon/sausage, breakfast potatoes, fresh fruit, oatmeal, toast, bagels, lox,...More

Thank thefishman1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1770 S Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94402-2708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-653-6000
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