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Peter's Cafe

10 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2604
+1 650-697-2434
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average28%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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06:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner
10 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2604
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in for dinner, the service was welcoming and the portions huge. We all enjoyed our meals and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. A very extensive menu, with pitchers of beer available. The decor is a bit retro and quirky. I...More

Thank Klippersbear
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have been here numerous times for breakfast and lunch. The service is fast and good. The food has always met my expectation and is reasonable. The people are nice and the facility is convenient to get to. If you want a low cost god...More

Thank ericzanes
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The menu was quite extensive with a surprising Hawaiian influence. The evening service was fast and the waitress was awesome. Breakfast the next day was very crowded and an a very harried waitress. Both times the meals were delicious with large servings. There seemed to...More

Thank weazy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had dinner here because of close proximity to our motel where we stayed the night before our flight home. My travel partner who has special needs requires a basic American fare menu and this place fit. I had spaghetti and didn't like the sauce...More

Thank JanM16
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I wish I had asked her name because the girl who served us made the difference between an ok experience and one that made us return twice before flying home. If Peter is reading this, I am talking about the girl with the ring in...More

Thank fearlessbiker916
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Just driving all day we wanted something close to our hotel. I ordered the fried chicken, which was fried well, but the skin and the flesh were overly sweet, it was very unappealing. My wife ordered the steak and had to return it, as it...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Loved this place for years - for me, the quintessential American diner. Everything you've never wanted if you were on a diet. Hadn't been back for quite a while. Still packed for brunch but what lousy service. One staff member so inept she'd have been...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I've been going to Peters Cafe since is was Kens, a long time ago... Still a great location, with a varied and solid menu and daily specials. The staff has always been pleasant and professional. We have often been here with large family groups for...More

Thank Kimbo650
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This restaurant is near the freeway and Millbrae BART station. Many nearby restaurants come and go but this one is the area's constant. When I mention "Old School" it's meant in a nostalgic way because there are very few restaurants in this area that have...More

1  Thank Ang1370
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I am a diner lover and this one is pretty good. Compared to East Coast diners is is less cool, the food is not as good and it does not deliver great value. But this is not the East Coast , it is the price...More

Thank Dean H
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22 May 2017|
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Response from bntzmimi | Reviewed this property |
They certainly have the room and they seemed nice enough, I bet they would!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Millbrae
  • Phone Number: +1 650-697-2434
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