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60 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4030
+1 650-579-5911
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Steakhouse
60 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4030
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Outstanding service and top self menu. Tatiana was amazing with her service and recommendations. This restaurant's steaks are A' Mazing. From drinks to salads to entrees and desserts this place has it.

Thank Bigmeaux56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I went for dinner and had an excellent experience between the bar and a relaxed dinner we were there for a little more than two hours. Not rushed and they let me decant my bottle of old wine. No rush service and...More

Thank TheBel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

returned again. their steaks and special potato are excellent. soufle for dessert is the best. lots of free parking in ally. service very good. owner and host Bruno is great.

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Tremendous 35 day aged beef...INCREDIBLE!! GREAT wine list, great presentation of potatoes, vegetables! GO!

Thank Gregory B
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on the way back to the airport. The long corridor entrance is a little of putting but once you are inside it’s a lot nicer. The menu is not massive but has nice variety. I had pork belly to start which was disappointingly...More

Thank the_larb
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Service was fast and efficient. The food was nice, onion soup and the club steak were well cooked. It’s average and for the money it cannot be rated as good value. Creme brulee was well executed and well worth it for dessert.

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Often when you have a team dinner the food and the service can be iffy...especially with nearly 20 people. Porterhouse exceeded expectations from the appetizers (group serving) to the wine and to the mains......I had the chicken, though this is a steak house and it...More

Thank FamFunIllinois
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Had a large party in Sky Room. Service was excellent. Food was excellent. 30 people & no complaints. Price was good for that many people. Parking was easy in alley & garage. Will return.

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Returned again. Service was excellent as was the dinner. Free parking around the back. One of few places that still make souffles. Is pricey but worth it for a special night out.

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The place is mediocre, and from a pricey steakhouse you expect more. Service was good but the stakes were not done properly,. The desserts are ok, though you can find the same in any mid range restaurants. If you want a good value for money,...More

Thank RaistlinMajer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 60
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Takeout, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401-4030
    (El Camino Real & San Mateo Drive)
  • Public Transportation: We are located 4 blocks from the Caltrain station in San Mateo
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-579-5911
  • E-mail
The renowned art of dry aging finally arrives in San Mateo, as our new dry aging window is now completed. We are proud to be the only restaurant on the Peninsula (In between San Francisco & San Jose) to have an in-house dry aging facility. Our new menu featuring these marvelous cuts of beef is now available. Tasting menus featuring these exceptional steaks will also be offered. To accompany your steak, our Wine List celebrates the acclaimed wines of Napa Valley, Willamette Valley, France and Italy. In addition to our steak and chop offerings, our Chef provides for a daily selection of fresh fish and seafood. Whether you are having a romantic dinner, entertaining some friends and family, having a business meeting, or hosting a private party, we will provide you with the ideal setting for your next outing.
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