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Burma Ruby

326 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1715
+1 650-285-2770
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tea leaf salad” (10 reviews)
“samosa soup” (5 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM Hours
Asian, Burmese, Indian, Fusion, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
326 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1715
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it was our last evening in US and we were not in a mood to go out for dinner but we went there half heartedly but than we realized that what we were going to miss. the ambience was good, staff was very nice and...More

Thank vyaspritesh
Mailei T, Marketing Specialist at Burma Ruby, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Vyaspritesh. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, especially on your last night in the US! Thank you so much for coming in and sharing our cuisine with us. Rangoon Ruby wishes you safe travels home.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a gem right in the heart of Palo Alto University area. Has been there for a late lunch & wasn't disappointed. The staff was courteous & quick in their service even though we were a bit late, close to their afternoon closing...More

Thank Yogesh J
Mailei T, Marketing Specialist at Burma Ruby, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, Yogesh for your review. I am so happy to hear that our service and food met your expectations. We are grateful for your compliments and business and are excited for you to return! See you then.

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Visited with a small group of work colleagues on a week night. Service- Maybe it was a new server, but our service was not good. We waited over 20 minutes just to order our drinks (restaurant was only half full), we were not offered a...More

Thank JenCav_107
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Last minute lunch, surprisingly quiet and not crowded. We had the usual, Tea Leaf Salad, Mango Salad and 3 entrees, a basil Chili Swai which is white fish stirred with onions and basil and it was excellent. The Chicken Pumpkin and the garlic noodles with...More

Thank Samosababa
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

The appetizers as well as entrées are great for sharing family style. We began with their Salt and Pepper fried Calamari. Ironically it was served with delicious roasted garlic and jalepeńos and no salt or pepper. For the main courses we enjoyed the Kebat Beef...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My first experience of Burmese cuisine. I was very happy. There were options on degrees of hotness. Fermented tea salad was memorable for great reasons. Service superb.

Thank 69Armstrong
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Four of us went her for a late dinner. We ordered a variety of plates to try everything and enjoyed them all.The best one was the Tea Leaf salad- it was amazing! The restaurant was pretty crowded but it didn't interfere with our dinner conversation....More

Thank Cheri M
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Great vegetarian options. Good ambiance & service. We had the vegetarian tea leaf salad, vegetarian samosa soup, & spicy mint tofu with rice, along with Burmese ice tea. They were all good. For desert, we had the coconut pudding which was actually fried coconut pudding...More

Thank MihirMeghani
Reviewed 26 November 2017

$5 happy hour buffet if you buy a drink or beer or even a soft drink. Sort of fast foodish selectiIons, but what a deal. We did not have the buffet, but will go back for it and order a dish from the menu too,...More

Thank travelagentreplies
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Our experiences have been that of consistent tasty food and good service, with variety of choices. Spice "hotness" can be customized though tends to be on milder side than stated. Prices are reasonable for quality and portions. Impressions based on numerous visits over the last...More

Thank Ben S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1715
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-285-2770
  • E-mail
With accomplished chefs proficient in all of the specialties that make Asian-Burmese cuisine sought after by food aficionados, Burma Ruby is fast striking a chord with diners looking for a fresh, modern approach to one of Asia's most popular cuisines. Influenced by Indian, Thai and Chinese cooking, our authentic Burmese menu is complemented by an exquisite bar with signature Tiki cocktails. Burma Ruby goes the extra mile to bring you the ultimate dining experience. From our warm service staff to an extensive menu of outstanding dishes, our artfully designed interior and upscale ambiance, we provide the luxuries of dining with comfort in style.
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