Menlo Tavern

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$30 and under
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Menlo Tavern is an American restaurant and bar in Menlo Park, serving comforting classics in a sophisticated, yet relaxed setting.

The restaurant honors the past, featuring elevated tavern fare prepared with a California cadence and shared with a genuine sense of hospitality. The restaurant celebrates community and the age-old tradition of coming together over delicious food and drinks.

Stop for a drink in the bar, enjoy a meal with friends in the dining room, or gather around a fire pit in the courtyard, there’s a place for everyone here. Corkage fee in the dining room and patio is complimentary, $25 in the bar.

Parking is complimentary.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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American, Contemporary American, Comfort Food
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Hours of operation
Dining Room: Breakfast Mon–Fri 6:30 am–11:00 am Sat, Sun 7:30 am–Noon Lunch Daily 11:00 am–2:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Bar: Lunch Mon-Fri: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Sat & Sun: Noon - 5:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–Midnight
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Phone number
(650) 330-2790
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Jason Dalling
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Private party facilities
Menlo Tavern offers 3 Semi-Private Event Spaces at Menlo Tavern. Our Toyon Room, which seats 10, is inside of the dining room and is inspired by the Stanford University's original Eating Clubs which began in 1894. Our Wine Room, which seats 8, is adjacent to the bar and has a warm and inviting ambiance. Our Pergola, which seats 10, is outside on our patio featuring an airy and comforting experience. Menlo Tavern offers catering for meetings and events in larger facility spaces rented from the Stanford Park Hotel. These additional event spaces can accommodate 10-120 attendees. If you are a guests inquiring for private events of over 8 guests, please contact our Private Dining Event Manager at
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Private party contact
Carrissa Henry: (650) 656-9463
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Full service catering available.
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Cross street
Sand Hill Road
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Parking details
Complimentary Self Parking.
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Public transit
Cal Train - Menlo Park or Palo Alto
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June through October 2019, the Menlo Tavern will feature live music on their Patio every day, Sunday through Thursday 6:00 to 9:00 pm and Friday through Saturday from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. Featuring local artists, craft beer, hand-crafted cocktails, and an elevated menu to complete the scene. Large party and fire pit reservations are available.
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine