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Burma Ruby

326 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1715
+1 650-285-2770
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good48%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mango chicken” (5 reviews)
“samosa soup” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
326 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1715
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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 golfrtm
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
Reviewed 17 October 2017

had a lunch in there: nice location, good service, food ist pretty spicy, not really good for me but it was a good experience to taste burmesian cousine - never tried it before

Thank Elena W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you haven't tried Burmese food--this is the place to go. The owners have expanded rapidly and the food isn't always consistent, especially the heat level. "Hot" one day is hair on fire hot or mild on another day. There are tables just outside for...More

Thank SFBay650
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Visited my niece in Palo Alto who is a "foodie" and thought this was best Palo Alto Burmese restaurant. It was my first taste of Burmese food. First of all, rice does not come free with the meal, even with curry! We ordered some exotic...More

Thank mmuller7753
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Food was decent, price was EXPENSIVE and portions were TINY! I'd rather drive all the way to SF to get Burma Superstar

Thank pandorasbox333
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Briefly, our fourth or fifth visit, this time just as a couple for dinner. My wife checked reviews beforehand to help with potential choices and was disconcerted, in a positive sense, with excellent reviews for all dishes. As a typical male, I have no idea...More

Thank Paulamalu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 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
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