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Town Restaurant

716 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3154
+1 650-595-3003
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“steak” (64 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
716 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3154
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Came here on a monday night. Plenty of street parking. Excellant service. Crispy Cauliflower with some mild chili sauce...amazing. Bbq shrimp was really good. Bone-in ribeye...nicely cooked with good char. Loved it. Crab crusted filet...gf liked it. Sides were ok ( we loved the green...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John H
Reviewed today via mobile

I came here after hearing our neighbors rave about the place! I was skeptical though because looking at the menu it looks an ordinary steak and seafood place, and I don't usually care for steak and seafood places because I find the options bland and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Elissa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To my taste, it's a perfect upscale restaurant. The food is incredible: there were six of us, and we all agreed that their fillet mignon was the best we ever had. The same can be said about sea bass. The place has just the right...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank comfytravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and outstanding service. I only wish that they had soy or almond milk for the coffee!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BethTO
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Second time at Town for dinner with friends and the food and service were exceptional. Our waiter, Jay Jay, was really amazing and suggested some excellent entrees and even exceptional wine for one of our picky guests! The filet was perfectly cooked and the bottle...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rhLaguna
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I'm not a fan of Town. The food has almost always been really good, it is a great place for a drink and it has a lively atmosphere. To me Town is out of place in San Carlos. It would be perfect for San Francisco...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank abragast
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We had lunch there as a group of 5 with 2 toddlers. Food was very nice and tasty and very friendly and accommodating staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chris_Weider
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A very popular eatery on the Peninsula. Make a reservation unless you are willing to walk in early. Good service, variety on menu, only 2 draft beers but many cocktails. We walked in and were told when we needed to be finished.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diana B
Reviewed 14 October 2018

One of my favorite spots in the Peninsula. It may get really busy so reservation is the way to go. Generous serving, and I've always had the pleasure of being served good quality food on all my trips to Town restaurant. You gotta try the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Meldy C
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The food here is always good and the wine selection is great. The service is friendly and knowledgeable. The noise level can be daunting at times, so look for a back room table.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Korie P
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11 May 2016|
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Response from Manoj B | Reviewed this property |
I go there often, just for cappuccino and dessert. They still serve coffee, drinks, and desert even after the kitchen shuts down for the night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3154
    (Cherry Street)
  • Public Transportation: Located walking distance from the San Carlos Cal Train Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-595-3003
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