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Peter's Cafe

10 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2604
+1 650-697-2434
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average28%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cole slaw” (2 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
10 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2604
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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
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The hotel clerk recommended Pete's as having very good food and she was right. This is a retro diner complete with banquettes. Very clean with a strong local presence. The food quality was good- my burger was cooked at exactly as requested and was clearly...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 14 March 2017

God coffee and everything you expect to have in an old fashioned diner. Good place to meet a friend or eat as a single.

Thank M W
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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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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