Angelicas

4.5
274 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
We are located in the historic district of downtown Redwood City, come visit us Tuesday through Sunday for breakfast, lunch, dinner or weekend brunch. Our Executive Chef, Manuel Nunez, offers a unique style of California cuisine with Latin American and European fusion.

Start off the morning with Breakfast; sample our Meyer Lemon Pancakes; Italian Eggs Benedict Lunch; Angelicas Kale Salad; Sea Food Pie or Weekend Breakfast & Lunch: bottomless Mimosas; Country-Style Breakfast; Carne a la Mexicana; Angelicas Stuffed French Toast; Happy Hour; Spirits, Beers, wines; Coconut Prawns; Prime Rib Sliders: Dinner; Grilled Salmon Prime Rib Shepherd's Pie; Filet Mignon.

Dinner Theatre Room: 20 – 25 live dinner shows with state of the art sound and lighting, some of the best entertainment from the San Francisco Bay area is ready to give you an evening you will remember.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Californian
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Hours of operation
Breakfast
Tue–Sun 8:00 am–2:00 pm
Lunch
Tue–Fri 8:00 am–2:00 pm
Brunch
Sat, Sun 8:00 am–2:00 pm
Bar
Tue–Fri 3:30 pm–6:30 pm
Thu 9:30 pm–11:00 pm
Fri, Sat 10:00 pm–12:00 am
Dinner
Tue–Thu, Sun 4:30 pm–9:30 pm
Fri, Sat 4:30 pm–10:30 pm
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Phone number
(650) 679-8184
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Manuel Nunez
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Private party facilities
We are located in the historic district of downtown Redwood City, come visit us Tuesday through Sunday for breakfast, lunch, dinner or weekend brunch. Our Executive Chef, Manuel Nunez, offers a unique style of California cuisine with Latin American and European fusion. Start off the morning with Breakfast; sample our Meyer Lemon Pancakes; Italian Eggs Benedict Lunch; Angelicas Kale Salad; Sea Food Pie or Weekend Breakfast & Lunch: bottomless Mimosas; Country-Style Breakfast; Carne a la Mexicana; Angelicas Stuffed French Toast; Happy Hour; Spirits, Beers, wines; Coconut Prawns; Prime Rib Sliders: Dinner; Grilled Salmon Prime Rib Shepherd's Pie; Filet Mignon. Dinner Theatre Room: 20 – 25 live dinner shows with state of the art sound and lighting, some of the best entertainment from the San Francisco Bay area is ready to give you an evening you will remember.
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Private party contact
Event Coordinator: (866) 971-3569
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Broadway or Middlefield
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Parking details
There is a very large parking lot across the street from our venue.
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Public transit
Cal trans is a 5-10 minute walk
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Entertainment
Angelicas offers a great variety of entertainment from some of the top performers in our specially designed dinner theater rooms. please visit our entertainment section on our website where you are able to purchase your tickets
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 274 People Are Saying
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J
Inverness
23 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicious food and great table and the service was excellent.

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T
Sacramento
18 reviews
Dined on November 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Yummy, an unexpected great find. Just a little noisy, hard to hold a conversation

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T
1 review
Dined on November 24, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Great Food, drinks and. Live entertaining music ! Would recommend any day of the week.

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WR
1 review
Dined on November 16, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 3

In Redwood City for one night to make early appointments at Stanford the next day and I saw the reviews and ratings for Angelica's were high so I made a reservation which I had to change due to traffic on the freeways. Reservation time change was not a problem and as it turned out they were not very busy on that Thursday night. The entrance to Angelica's was hampered by construction going on next door and if I didn't have directions on my phone I would have missed it. The hallway to the front door was decorated nicely and visually appealing. Live music downstairs was quite loud so we were offered an upstairs room that was much better and we could still hear the band, a Santana cover band that was very good, but at a much more comfortable level. The seating and ambiance were average but the service was impeccable. The wine list was good with many choices. I had the Shrimp Risotto and my wife had the Caesar Salad with Shrimp and we shared a calamari appetizer. The fried calamari was very good and there were deep fried artichoke pieces as well. The tartar and cocktail sauces were probably premade bulk, but tasted okay. My risotto was creamy and moist with peas, deep fried kale and shaved parmesan garnish. The shrimp were perfectly cooked and seasoned, but the risotto was very bland with little or no flavor. My wife's Caesar salad was very typical and a little light on the dressing. Her shrimp were seasoned differently and were equally as good as mine.
I would give Angelica's one more try to see we hit them on an off night, in between chefs or not understanding their specialties and I must repeat with exclaimation that the service was absolutely excellent and we were made to feel like we were the only people in the restaurant.

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R
San Francisco
17 reviews
Dined on November 4, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 1ambience 4

We’ve eaten here many times for brunch and the food is consistently good. However the last two times we were seated at a table by a window and far away from everyone. So our server never checked up on us. Two orders were mixed up, one beverage was wrong, and we didn’t receive a side dish we requested. All this week plus the absent service made for a stressful meal.

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C
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 29, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Wonderful owners and very good food. Great for Appetizers, Salads, or a Full meal.

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ME
Denver
13 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was perfect for a reunion of long time friends with multiple hearing losses.

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E
San Francisco
31 reviews
Dined on October 21, 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 3

The floor was filthy, the walls were also. The server, Ramon, was nice but not attentive. The water was in dirty glasses with ‘floaters. ‘We ordered coffee, it arrived cold and in scratched cup. The creamer container for the coffee was dirty. The meal was served cold. No syrup for the cold pancakes. This I insisted on being replaced. As we exited, I saw Ramon horsing around with the bartender. I thought to myself, “That’s why everything was so poorly done “. Also, a half a block away, the restaurant was overcrowded....hmmmm. I guess everyone else had already experienced Angelica’s....

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R
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on October 20, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 4

The second visit, Food took way to long with no update., till prompted. Overall not a good as the first time. Would go again

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BR
1 review
Dined on October 19, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Came here for a business lunch with two groups of 10 people. It wasn't crowded and were seated and served quickly. The loud construction noise outside prevented us from enjoying the outdoor seating but decor inside is very nice, bathrooms and restaurant are clean. Good food, service and location. Will be back!

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EF
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 17, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

Sadly major construction going on outside. Not noisy but makes the restaurant difficult to see from the street and get to the restaurant. We were literally the only people in the dining room when we were there and it was concerning, but our server "Angela" was amazing. So warm and friendly that we never felt odd. Being the only ones in the restaurant also meant that the food didn't sit waiting to get our servers attention, and it was piping hot and delicious.

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MR
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on October 14, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 2ambience 5

I have been going to this restaurant for several years and have had most special-occasion events, including my birthday, celebrated there. It is a family own restaurant (a plus) and the food is terrific. This was the first time I was disappointed with the service. Our waiter was grumpy throughout our interaction; he made a mistake on my order and argued with me about me being wrong. I insisted he looked at the written order and realized that he, in fact, had made a mistake. He apologized but by then I was already annoyed because it also meant eating after everyone had finished.

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J
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Angelica's is rarely disappointing - but they stopped making my favorite dish! I'll get over it, they do have lots of delicious choices, and hope that with some encouragement they'll bring it back. The servers have been skillful and knowledgeable, friendly and helpful at every visit. I haven't paid attention to vegetarian dishes, but they have plenty for a pescetarian. The garden is absolutely lovely, really a hidden oasis, and while it's bit noisy just now with construction happening next door it isn't that intrusive. Inside is quite quiet, but it might be different when they have live music. There are several really good restaurants downtown now, and somehow Angelica's is still a bit off the radar. Go enjoy it before it gets discovered!

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SB
San Francisco
18 reviews
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

An Oasis in Redwood City. It was our first time there and then we walked down the courtyard, I was in awe and the beautiful ambiance. I was dining with a friend and immediately thought I need to return with my husband. The food was delicious and the service was very good. Recommend that you sit outback in the back. Will definitely return. Plus they have live music including big bands. Love love love.

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JA
Miami
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Our favorite restaurant
Makes you feel like you are in Tuscany
Food is amazing
Management are wonderful
Highly recommend !!!!

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E
San Francisco
20 reviews
Dined on September 24, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

We have been here several times and have returned because of the very good food and service. We much prefer the lovely outdoor patio seating to the somewhat boring (and dark) inside. Unfortunately, there was a large party finishing up on the large patio and we did not have access. We still were seated outside, but in a cramped space in the narrow alley. Food and service were very good again. The bartender seemed to be inexperienced, but tried to be accommodating.

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P
San Francisco
98 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We were celebrating our anniversary and arrived at 7 on a very quiet night. We opted for the outdoor seating in the quieter garden area; very relaxing back these. We ordered wine and an appetizer, the baked brie with toasted macadamia nuts and fruit and fig jam and toasted bread. It was REALLY good. My wife had the pan seared Branzino fillets which she thought was delicious; and I had the Rigatoni Al Forno, which was one of the best pastas I have had in a long time. The Italian sausage in the dish was outstanding. Our waiter Felipe was very good and check to see how we were doing often. We enjoy Angelica's at happy hour as well. It was just the kind of night we were looking for.

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SL
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on September 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We planned dinner here before a concert at The Fox since it was close by. We didn’t know what to expect and were pleasantly surprised! I we shared the Brussels sprout appetizer and the deep fried calamari. Both were very good. For dinner we had the seafood pie and shepherds pie. Both were fantastic! Very rich and filling! We will definitely be going back!!!

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OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Terrific place for Brunch! Excellent food, service & ambiance.. Lovely outdoor patio for dining.

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R
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on September 9, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Took an infant and a 100 yr old Grandmother to brunch. Everyone liked it

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JW
San Francisco
27 reviews
Dined on September 6, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good food and service...nice outside garden dining area, too.

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OT
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on August 26, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and beautiful surroundings

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M
London
4 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 5

The place is lovely, and the menu is pretty large with a good food selection. We had breakfast in the outdoor area where there are lots of beautiful plants. Overall we had a good experience, apart from the fact that our waiter often seemed distracted.

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OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 20, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Service is slow, but I love the back courtyard and the ambience!

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BL
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on August 18, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Lovely patio seating for brunch or any meal. My French toast was yummy and the egg dishes were well prepared and nicely plated. The coffee was very good. We had a great brunch and definitely will return!

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MM
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

TASTY brunch @ a place I experienced for GREAT jazz at previous encounters

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OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always excellent!!

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BM
San Francisco
42 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Angelica's is a great place for outdoor dining for brunch or lunch. They have a varied breakfast menu ranging from eggs Benedict with crab to huevos rancheros with chorizo. Service can be a little slow, but who cares when sitting outside enjoying the fresh air and conversation with friends.

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J
San Francisco
8 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

It is not easy to button Anjelica's into the boxes above, as it is a very different experience for Lunch than it is for Dinner. Lunch is quiet and casual, in a beautiful garden if the weather allows - a great place to catch up with friends. I docked them a star for both food and service as not only did they change from their foodie-worthy fish tacos to a style which is good, but run-of-the-mill, but when the menu seemed different to me and I questioned the server, he said they were the same. They're not even close. He came back later to say that the chef could do them grilled instead of deep-fried (after we'd eaten) but when asked about the sauce that used to be a part of them, he had no answer, he wasn't aware of the differences - and didn't ask. It was disappointing as I'd been craving their tacos. Dinner is more fine dining, and still wonderful in the garden if not too cold. I'm not sure about Vegetarian or Vegan, but for a Pescatarian there has been plenty of choices. I'll absolutely return - Anjelica's has become a new favorite! But will be encouraging them to return to their old style tacos, or at least offer both.

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l
San Francisco
12 reviews
Dined on July 27, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

It had been a long time since I visited Angelica’s. It has been renovated and is quite beautiful. The Gardens are the best for me. The food is excellent.

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PT
Sacramento
17 reviews
Dined on July 27, 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 4

Outstanding service. I arrived way early and ordered a coffee while I waited. No problem. The outdoor seating which is not on the street is reminiscent of a New Orleans courtyard. Delightful. Music low in the background adds to the ambiance and does not overwhelm like I find at so, so many restaurants. Had the chicken mole which was good but perhaps not as good as somethings I've had in the past. Presentation quite nice.

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OT
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 4

Went for brunch today. Not super crowded, but took over 45 minutes to get our order. Not our waitresses fault. She was very attentive. Seemed like there was a backup in the kitchen.
Food was great once we got it! I would definitely recommend it for the food, but only if you don't have plans after your meal in case you have a long wait.

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TS
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Angelicas is a pleasant place for Sunday brunch. Outside seating was very comfortable.

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D
San Francisco
136 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Our 2nd time here. We love it. There are some things that we loved on the menu, and there are those we won't order again, but that's okay. We will be back.

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D
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

Really enjoyed the patio area. The fountains were very relaxing. The food was good and the service was excellent

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OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Waiter was excellent

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M
New England
17 reviews
Dined on July 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

On our trip to San Francisco we had a delicious meal here in the beautiful outdoor garden. We both ordered the Branzino. Service was also excellent. Very enjoyable dining experience. They also have live jazz inside which we would try sometime if we lived here.

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S
San Francisco
84 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

We had lunch there, inside was dark and not my favorite but out side was nice and cozy. Food was well prepared and our server was a really nice and friendly and delivered what we asked for.

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J
San Francisco
68 reviews
Dined on July 8, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 4

The service was chaotic though well intended.

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FW
San Francisco
8 reviews
Dined on July 6, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

The garden area is the best place to sit. It is beautiful. I had reservations for three and we were seated right away. The service was very attentive and nice. The food was good.

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