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Bill's Hofbrau

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11 S B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3907
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We went for a meal here, and it's everything I could ask for, Cosy and home style cooking, big portions and great prices...lovely staff too, if you haven't been yet then you need to get this place on your "to do" list !!

Thank Andy B
Aptos, California
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

The food is very good. Excellent corn beef. Bill carves and piles your sandwich high. His rye bread is not bad. You get a full plate of fresh food for a very reasonable price. The rotisserie chickens to go are a bargain. Unfortunately, tables are often piled high with dishes from previous diners giving the place an unsavory feeling. We've... More 

Thank Steve1066
Sunnyvale, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Bills Hofbrau has good quality food and moderate prices. I definitely recommend it. It is quick and easy (cafeteria style). Typically for lunch I order the roast beef plate with mashed potatoes and salad. The taste and quality of the roast beef are good, as are the potatoes and gravy. The quantity is substantial; almost too much for me. The... More 

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Mashed taters real Gravy not No hot veggies. Beef overcooked Weird tasting Mac and cheese Lifeless factory rolls Everything is bland Too many shortcuts Sysco nightmare

Thank Alzor S
WGC - Hertfordshire
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Reviewed 31 March 2015

Went to the Irish pub opposite on St. Patricks night but they had no food and recommended Bills. It's a bit like an up market school dinner/canteen set up. They have a variety of mains and then you select which veg or salad you want. All on view, you chooses as you go along. We went for the turkey. Make... More 

Thank Fauchards
Medford, Oregon
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Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Pleasant, friendly, hard-working people who appreciate customers. Couple that with properly prepared, and tasty food .... served in an amount like your Mother would. The overall appearance presented to customers is one of immaculate cleanliness. .... including the rest rooms. We were part of the noon-time flow of customers, which Bill and staff handled smoothly and professionally. As you enter... More 

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  • Address: 11 S B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: 1+650+579+2950

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