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The Plumed Horse

14555 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6013
+1 408-867-4711
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tasting menu” (32 reviews)
“souffle” (10 reviews)
“foie gras” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
14555 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6013
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the kind of restaurant where you dress to impress, valet your car, and escort your significant other to a dining experience like no other. There is a reason this place is a Michelin favorite. The mixed drinks are finely crafted, and the menu...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MaralinaMilazzo
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Yes, this is an expensive place but this is also a Michelin star restaurant so shouldn't be a surprise to people. Also, I inquired at least 10 Michelin star restaurants here in the bay area and almost everyone had pre-fixed Chef's menu. My wife is...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Mr_AK_82
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We came here with family to celebrate a birthday. The whole place felt like a special experience from the moment we walked in. The dinner was amazing, with waiters all coming in and setting down our dishes simultaneously. The little bakes breads were delicious and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Exploration746359
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We came here for a birthday celebration for the first time. We were glad we called ahead oft time to find out if they had a dress code, because otherwise we would have felt uncomfortable (no t-shirts, shorts, or sandals). It was very fancy, great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank raininroses
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Had the menu recently there in the "chef's room" at which you can watch preparations in the kitchen. Suffice it to say: much pretentiousness and show, sort of fun, but little distinctiveness or good flavor. Besides one crab souffle that was fantastic, everything else was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RideTheWood
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere wonderful friendly service beautiful decor food was excellent a must visit if you are in the area

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank W8212ARalexs
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We've been going to the Plumed Horse for special occasions for over 35 years. It is close to our home. They have an extensive wine and liquor listing as well as everything in the menu is outstanding.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank shi0sam
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This rating is more that of my friends than I. Two of my friends went for the vegetarian chef’s menu, one for the primary chef’s menu, and I went a la carte. I got the joy of two very good courses and one average (appetizer)...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Patinca29
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This review reflects a number of visits over the last 2 years, in main dinning room, private room for celebration, and also in the lounge area when we didn't have reservations. We have come as couple, family, friends, and generally walked out very happy with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tuan N
Reviewed August 4, 2018

We were near Sarasota unexpectedly and they took us as a late table. The prix fix menu was fantastic. This was one of the best meals of the trip. They were gracious and served us in a private room in the bar. The wine pairing...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank BobZim007
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Joe M
December 26, 2015|
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Response from James68_13 | Reviewed this property |
I usually wear a dress shirt, dress pants, dress shoes and a sweater. In other words smart casual but you do see men with dress pants and jackets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14555 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6013
    (4th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saratoga
  • Phone Number: +1 408-867-4711
  • E-mail
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