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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Tapas Restaurant
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“Delicious Tapas place! Open late and if it's a nice evening out, go have dinner outside on their patio.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Very popular sushi restaurant downtown. Always a line so arrive early as they don't take reservations. There is also a small sushi bar inside with open seating.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Great place to get some beer and some snacks or to watch a game. Friendly service.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great steakhouse! I heard Steve Jobs loved it, too. Blackened ribeye steak, grilled artichoke, and kale salad are my must-have menu items. I heard from a friend once saw President Bill Clinton having a late dinner there during the time his daughter was attending Stanford University.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pub
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“The Irish are welcomed everywhere in the world and are welcoming people. There is a nice outdoor patio in the back. It gets very busy after 10:00pm on Friday/Saturday. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“It's a famous Chinese restaurant, in previous years Zuckerberg has been seen in there. But don't let that put you off. Expect to wait for a table. They also do take out, expect to wait for that also. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Vietnamese cuisine. Great bar and happy hour food and beverage menu daily 4:30p-6:30p”
  • 28 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Best coffee shop in downtown. It's where all the locals go...and rumor has it a few tech companies were founded inside over a cup of coffee.”
  • 20 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“American food with a casual ambiance (trendy) in downtown Mountain View (8 min drive) ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Informal local chain serving sweet & savory crêpes, plus classic American bites.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great atmosphere in an old house. Really good brewhouse beer. The food is good too.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“SO GOOD! The curries are a special favorite, or try the pineapple fried rice for a bit of creative cuisine. Serving sizes are very shareable. One appy and one entree will feed 2 comfortably.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“Service was great, Curry Chips were great, and happy hour prices are fantastic”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
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“Best Italian Food! Friendly owner, manager and staff, too! Indoor and outdoor seating. Our favorite is the Doppio Zero pizza!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“It's our go to place. Sometimes a little crowded but we sit at the bar and usually chat to Matt the bartender. Feel free to mention us to him and tip him for us ;-) We can eat if we need to and the food is great. Check out the happy hour drinks and food menu (up to 7pm). ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Israeli Restaurant
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“If you like middle-Eastern cuisine, then this is the place to go. Enjoy Hummus, Falafel and others.”
  • 11 locals recommend