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Forbes Mill Steakhouse - Danville

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200 Sycamore Valley Rd W, Danville, CA 94526-3961
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch. Both of us had the fish tacos. The fish was fresh, served on corn tortillas and included a side, black bean, corn salsa salad. All was tasty. Service was good also. Clean. Recommended

Thank ngcda911
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Had some great nights here, but this was not one of them. To be fair, it was a quiet night for footfall, so the atmosphere wasn't great. The food from the happy hour menu was OK in general, but the mini Caesar salad , was definitely "Mini". If it hadn't have been for the guy behind the bar being his... More 

Thank David H
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

I adore the staff and the food! I have been their countless times and even did one of my internships there after graduated in cooking school. The chef (Adam) is a very nice guy, and treats his cooks with a lot of respect. I can't wait to go again!

Thank Amanda A
Alamo, California
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Forbes Mill in Danville has very nice atmosphere and great food. We have been there several times for both lunch and dinner, and have never been disappointed. The Kobe Sliders are a wonderful lunch choice, although everything we have had there has been great. There is one exception - the Ribeye Steak Sandwich was not that good since it had... More 

Thank Karen and Paul P
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90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

This restaurant is truly first class. We have never been rushed even though we enjoy ordering one course at a time. Their steaks are the most flavorful and tender of any restaurant in Danville.

Thank travelbug4887
Danville, CA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

My first time was for a large group lunch. They had 1 waiter to serve over 30 people. It was a disaster. I have been several more times and the service was good. The food was also good. They were very accomaditing. I will go back again.

Thank loisgal
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Had a wonderful dinner here, the Filet Mignon was very good along with the crab cakes. We were a large group, but got excellent service. The 3 sampler appetizer was great, had enough for everyone to try things. Would definitely recommend.

Thank karengrudzinski
Dublin, California
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We went there on a weekend for a birthday dinner. Since we reserved ahead of time and told them about the event, they already have our special menu printed out with name and happy birthday wishes. The prefix was good, included a large desert. Then followed that with the complementary birthday desert! Haha, almost couldn't finish it. The fillet mignon... More 

Thank quadform
Sunnyvale, California
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

First time at the Danville location. I have been to the Los Gatos location many times. Usually, I don't have any issues finishing my meal at fine dining steakhouses in the bay area, but the portions here were pretty good. Had the prime rib and it came with a side of potatoes, which I did not expect. Food came out... More 

Thank sbndogg
San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Went here twice, both times got the Filet Mignon and it is amazing, great flavor and texture - very soft.

Thank Jun H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $60
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Sycamore Valley Rd W, Danville, CA 94526-3961
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 9255520505

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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