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Specials at top restaurants in Peninsula

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LV MarLV Mar
661 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | Redwood City, Peninsula

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Great food with excellent service! We enjoyed every dish. More

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Broadway MasalaBroadway Masala
155 reviews
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Indian | Redwood City, Peninsula

The food was excellent and the service was too! The samosas and butter chicken were fantastic. More

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Waterdog TavernWaterdog Tavern
403 reviews
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Comfort Food | Belmont, Peninsula

Great place and food but, it's too loud! difficult to carry on a conversation. More

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Vault 164Vault 164
1350 reviews
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Contemporary American | San Mateo, Peninsula

Every dish we ordered was excellent: PEI mussels, pear salad, mushroom bruschetta, pork belly, skirt steak, short ribs, pappardelle, and petrale sole....all really good. Desserts were also very good: baked alaska, key lime pie, and cookie pie. The portions are generous and so one could easily share a few items and be very satisfied. The service was fine and the ambiance was enjoyable. We really enjoyed our meal and were very happy with the dining experience. More

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3SIXTY Bar / Bistro / Market3SIXTY Bar / Bistro / Market
320 reviews
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Californian | Burlingame, Peninsula

Great place to meet for a business meal or casual meeting.many food options, easy access, good parking More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Peninsula's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Ambience1. Ambience
283 reviews
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Contemporary American | Los Altos, Peninsula

This has become our splurge restaurant of choice because of the outstanding tasting menu and great wine pairing in a quiet peaceful environment. Our combination maitre d', sommelier, and waiter, was very knowledgeable about each course and the wines paired with each course. It was well worth the price for a leisurely, tasty and beautiful meal. More

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Chez TJ2. Chez TJ
1236 reviews
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Contemporary French | Mountain View, Peninsula

Exquisite cuisine, great ambiance, attentive but unobtrusive service, and a tasting menu with well chosen wine pairings - can't beat this little neighborhood gem in Mountain View for a perfect dinner to celebrate a special occasion. Pricey, but worth every penny... More

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ASA3. ASA
403 reviews
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American | Los Altos, Peninsula

The total experience was exceptional and very memorable. For a party of three, we tried 4 appetizers and each one was outstanding. Then we each ordered an entree. Inthe start, our lady server was slow, but the managers picked up the slack. Our server was sweet and chatty and redeemed herself before the night was over. For appetizers we had the Duck fat fried potatoes...their take on Patatas Brava. Exceptional. We also had 5he Iberico Jamon de Bellota...outstanding as well. Then Paella Valencia...exceptional! Last appetizer was Anchovy Toast...so memorable and tasty! For entrees, we had Duck, Pork Shoulder and Seafood Bowl. Each one was exquisite. Pricey but what an experience! More

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Evvia4. Evvia
2990 reviews
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Mediterranean | Palo Alto, Peninsula

Amazing octopus must have. I love their Branzino fish too. Baked Feta was out of this world More

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Flea Street Cafe5. Flea Street Cafe
2040 reviews
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Californian | Menlo Park, Peninsula

Went here to celebrates my wife's birthday. The service and attention was exceptional. One of our dishes was outstanding (fried chicken) and the other was very good (short ribs). The atmosphere, ambience and overall experience was top notch. Great little spot for elegant dining in Menlo Park. Will be back to try other dishes! More

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Lamas Peruvian and Mexican CuisineLamas Peruvian and Mexican Cuisine
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Peruvian | Half Moon Bay, Peninsula

We know that everyone has different tastes, that is why we have tried to bring you the best and tastiest flavors of two countries. Peru: The richness of its lands and its cultural diversity make Peru a country of exquisite and varied cuisine with an unparalleled flavor. Mexico: A country that is known for its diverse typical and exotic dishes. We proud ourselves with providing the best dishes of our cultures for your palate to decide. **Please note that our alcohol license is still pending.**More

Tacolicious - Palo AltoTacolicious - Palo Alto
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Mexican | Mountain View, Peninsula

Tacolicious is a modern, casual Mexican restaurant in San Francisco, Palo Alto and San Jose. We source our ingredients responsibly, take our tacos as seriously as our cocktails, and offer a fun sit-down, full-service experience.More