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Mayfield Bakery & Cafe

4.1
1231 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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  • Fit for Foodies (1632)
  • Neighborhood Gem (1554)
  • Great for Lunch (1428)

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About

Rustic; Wood-fired; Sustainable and seasonal. These are the hallmarks of the dishes that can be enjoyed during breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Many of the dishes draw inspiration from the wonderful fresh-baked breads produced right next door at our Bakery. And all of our meals feature organic, seasonal and sustainable ingredients, many of which are prepared in the kitchen's wood-fired oven and rotisserie, which allow for long-cooked flavors, and for the simple, fresh ingredients to shine.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, American
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Hours of operation
THE CAFE

Breakfast:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

Lunch:
Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Dinner:
Nightly, 5:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.

Brunch:
Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

THE BAKERY

Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
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Phone number
(650) 853-9200
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What 1231 People Are SayingWrite a review
Overall ratings and reviews
4.1
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4.0
food
3.9
service
3.8
ambience
3.4
value
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88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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goodeating (San Francisco)
4.0
Dined on February 4, 2017

Excellent quality food - the "country" potatoes and the bacon are worth the visit but I'm also a big fan of their coffee and complimentary orange juice at breakfast

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vipOpenTable Diner (Mexico City)
5.0
Dined on February 3, 2017

Great food and good vibe. Able to have a conversation!

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vip121SiliconValley (San Francisco)
3.0
Dined on February 3, 2017

Tough to get a 2nd drink from the Bar, until your dinner arrives and then you will be half done with dinner - always cold inside, better in the spring or summer - does not serve Tito's vodka, or any other gluten free drinks nor bread - isn't this Palo Alto - Food is ok not great

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vipsarah (San Francisco)
5.0
Dined on February 3, 2017

Great recommendations from our server. An excellent meal over all. Mayfield is a favorite!

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
2.0
Dined on January 31, 2017

Extremely overpriced. We were served 2 raw chicken sandwiches and received zero discount. Instead they replaced the food with a more expensive item. The food was either really salty or bland. There was no consistency. The only good part was the bread and cookies. If I ever go back it will be for the bakery and thats it.

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vipLaiS (San Francisco)
3.0
Dined on January 30, 2017

The menu was small and was not clear on the non-alocohol beverages. We had to get a waiter to bring us a different menu for the 2nd time in order to show the reg. drinks like tea an coffee options.

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vipSweetgirl (San Francisco)
5.0
Dined on January 29, 2017

My friend and neighbor loves it here. We ate here together before and always enjoy it. The short ribs on polenta was fabulous and her Petrale sole in parchment was light and very good too! The cranberry buckle cake was recommended and it was delicious It has inspired me to find a recipe and try to recreate it.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0
Dined on January 27, 2017

Service was good. Fried chicken was unexceptional and burger was underdone. Pomegranate gingeraid was refreshing.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0
Dined on January 27, 2017

French bistro climate. Very good kir royal and bread.

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0
Dined on January 27, 2017

Best restaurant in all of Palo Alto

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, American
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Hours of operation
THE CAFE

Breakfast:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

Lunch:
Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Dinner:
Nightly, 5:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.

Brunch:
Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

THE BAKERY

Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
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Cross street
Embarcadero Road
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Price range
$30 and under
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(650) 853-9200
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Parking details
Ample parking is available at our location in The Town & Country Shopping Center in Palo Alto, CA
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Executive chef
Scott Soule
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Delivery, Farm to Table, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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