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Tarragon

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140 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112 (W. Evelyn Ave.)
+1 408-737-8003
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17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great for appetizer and happy hour. Sit at the bar if possible. Get there early if it's concert season downtown. Like the drinks and staff. Apps are good.

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Thank norcaligirl
Los Altos, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually have a great dinner and attend a lecture. The food is fresh, the bar is good and the service is really fine. They are fast, and know how to work when there is a program going on so as not to interrupt the guests.

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Thank valleychiropractic
San Jose, California
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

We've eaten hear on numerous occasions and have never had a meal that was less than excellent. Service is great, too. Holiday prix fixe meals are a special treat and, although the restaurant can be crowded, you never feel pressed by the crowd and there is never a slack in the attentive service.

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Thank AG2_12
Farmington, Michigan, United States
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362 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I visited on a Monday night for dinner. It has been a while since my last visit. I was seated and greeted promptly. I don't remember seeing the octopus on the appetizer menu in previous visits so I tried that. It was excellent. They have a limited menu of options without mashed potatoes so I opted for the halibut special... More 

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Thank Ralph R
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I showed up for an early dinner after traveling from the east coast. I was offered the early bird special which I was on the verge of getting because you have salad and dessert included for somewhere around $20 which was great (and discounted drinks!). I opted for the stuffed chicken breast and it was AMAZING! I couldn't stop eating,... More 

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Thank beemaych
Reading, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Excellent food - particularly the Tarragon Fries with Feta Cheese. Good choice of beers. Very friendly and helpful servers.

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Thank janeew304
Carmel, CA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We waited almost an hour to receive our entrees, which tasted very good but not excellent. The waitperson did not seem sufficiently attentive to keep us informed of the progress, but the other wait staff seemed very nice and attentive (serving water, etc.)

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Thank ParisLover
Campbell, California
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181 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We wanted to thank my sister and her boyfriend for watching our dogs while we were away on vacation. So this is the perfect restaurant. We went about 4:40 p.m. on a Thursday afternoon and started in the bar for their 50% off Happy Hour. We had two hors d' oeuvres: Bake Brie in Phyllo dough and the coconut shrimp... More 

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Thank Monte D
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Came on a weeknight during a business trip. Was seated quickly, and the service was prompt. The spinach salad was probably the best I've ever had (the mix was exactly what I like), and I had the salmon for my entrée, which was also very good. Overall, there's no complaints I can make and would definitely return.

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Thank Eric S
Sunnyvale, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great Mediterranean food. Fun staff, excellent ambiance. Try their starters. Haven't had a bad meal yet.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
    (W. Evelyn Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Cal Train
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-737-8003
Description
Tarragon Restaurant is the place to gather and enjoy cocktails, beer, wine and HANDCRAFTED FOOD. We simply call it Sunny California Cuisine; "from farm to table" our food is the freshest, seasonal ingredients found right here locally in California supplied by our community of artisans, farmers and purveyors. The food is simple, yet very flavorful allowing the ingredients to take center stage featuring the real Mesquite Grill. However, for lunch, we have a creative traditional menu with many choices from our seasonal offerings in salads, pasta, superb sandwiches and entrees! The diverse and carefully selected 150+ wine list, as well as, 20+ wines by the glass is sure to provide the perfect complement to your meal by the bottle or by the glass. The ambiance of the restaurant, as well as, the banquet room, complements the cuisine and service with just the right combination of sophistication and old-world charm, whether it is the party of two or two hundred, you will be taken care of.

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