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Mardini's Deli Cafe

408 Willow Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-2716
+1 650-324-4316
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“lamb and beef” (2 reviews)
“hummus” (7 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
408 Willow Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-2716
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The food was very good for the price, however the service was slow. If you have the time try one of the combo platters.

Thank SkyRapp
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I eat here once or more a month and I almost always bring new people with me and every single person has cone back without me. The food: Always great! My favorite dish is the chicken shwarma plate or wrap. The plate comes with home...More

Thank Monty H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Owner and staff were very friendly. Samples of two meats were offered and accepted. Turkey sandwich was very good, could have had a bit more turkey. Mac and pasta salads were both super-runny. Not much flavor to the mac salad. Very large menu, many different...More

Thank Brett T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

After a nightmare couple of days in San Francisco, we stumbled across Mardini's on our way down to Monterrey and it was perfect! Super friendly staff made us some delicious sandwiches with a smile (even gave us a taster of the fresh falafel), a real...More

Thank RyWarren321
Reviewed 1 February 2017

While staying in the area over the holidays this restaurant was our favorite go-to. Not far off 101 on Willow Rd. Owners quite friendly. Particularly like the Mediterranean dishes. Really enjoyed the lentil soup, fatoush salad, Greek salad, falafel, shawarma plates, hummus, gyros among other...More

Thank svjanis
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We used to go here all the time but since they remodeled the food and service has gone way down hill. We tried again today. Food was cold. Fountain machine not turned on. Not very friendly staff. Too bad.

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Decided to try this place that I've seen numerous times while driving between VA hospitals. So so glad I did. Not only is it walking distance from the VA, but it is reasonably priced awesome food. I ordered the lamb and beef shawarma plate. It...More

Thank Luv2hikejulie
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I come here every so often when craving some homemade Greek cooking. I'm not a Greek cuisine connoisseur, but this place is perfect for a late night or midday craving, or when one does not have time to prep a meal at home. The food...More

Thank jennikayzee
Reviewed 2 May 2016

With my dad down Willow from Mardini's at the VA, we were always looking for a good and convenient place to eat. The three of us love Middle Eastern food, so this was perfect. The owners hail from Jerusalem and Nazareth, so they know how...More

Thank VNahmias
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I went to Mardini's after work one night at the recommendation of a friend from Jordan. I figured he knows good middle eastern food when he has it. Mardini's did not disappoint. I ordered the lamb and beef schwarma plate. I received a very large...More

Thank Veronica S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Willow Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-2716
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Menlo Park
  • Phone Number: +1 650-324-4316
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