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445 Railroad Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3821
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu has limits and it is on the upper end (to me) for lunch. I had A Thai salad with a bit of chicken. I thought it was delicious and I ordered a medium. Very filling until dinner 5 hours later. Service was friendly, attentive AND not intrusive. We sat there for I would guess was 2 or more... More 

Thank Kay H
Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was just ok. It was fairly expensive for the quality. The decor is odd. I'm certain that there are better choices for the cost of the food.

Thank Mitchgobears
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

The food was fresh and delicious. The patio was delightful. The service was exemplary! We went twice: once with a party of eight and once with eighteen. Everyone's meal was delivered exactly as we had custom ordered it....Let me say that again : 26 custom orders! (Tip: They make delicious lattes, etc. that are referred to on the menu only... More 

Thank ERG0716
Danville, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Everyone loves Chow but to me it's ok...nothing remarkable. Often teaming with young kids. For breakfast I've always had to send the scramble back to cook it so I don't see runny scramble eggs.

Thank Lorie94526
San Ramon, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

I love the Friday 1/2 sandwich special.... half a chicken salad sandwich with lettuce, tomato, pickles and your choice of fries, salad or soup. It is a great deal at $7. My husband enjoyed the fish tacos, which are a little pricey at $16! We dined outside on a pleasant temperature day!

Thank Shirley S
Livermore, California
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

My entire family celebrated my 70th birthday there recently. All good food, good service, and a pleasant area to eat outside.

Thank PatSWilson
Dublin, California
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18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

I used to enjoy coming in for a rueben sandwich, but the last time I ordered one, the meat was thick and tough with gristle, just awful. Thou

Thank Kathleen U
Danville, California
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We have eaten there many times, tried several dishes, no bad ones! I have eaten inn and carried out, both great.

Thank Katie S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Truth be told, I'm a Danville local who always has relatives stopping by to visit. Chow is my go to for any meal, it's fun for adults only, but it's also a great relaxed environment if you've got little ones in tow. Brunch is delicious, lunch in casual, but my favorite is dinner. Start with the goat cheese, it will... More 

Thank Laura P
Livermore, California
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33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the food so much I came here two weeks in a row. First for lunch my salad was fresh and delicious. Second I had an egg scramble with fresh squeezed OJ. My daughter loved her eggs Benedict and said the sauce was delicious! Service was quick and friendly. Prices are high. Parking meters are enforced starting at 10... More 

Thank Pat W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Railroad Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 925-838-4510
At Chow, we only use organic produce. We are proud to use products from local vendors and to use those products to make everything in house. Our Danville location has a bakery kitchen that makes all the fresh produce and then sends it to each of our locations. If you love our jams, salad dressings or anything else, please note that our Lafayette location has a Farmers’ Market with these products. You can now add Chow’s Cooking to your Home Cooking! Enjoy!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?