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ROK bistro

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124 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112 (Evelyn)
+1 408-733-7651
Today
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Sunnyvale, California
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I came here with a friend for the first time for dinner. They offered vegetarian dishes and that was the reason I agreed to go. It was during the week night so there wasn't a lot of people there. I ordered the portabella mushroom, sauted onions and mash potatoes on a stone. I had to cook the mushroom on the... More 

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Kiryat Tivon, Israel
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Service was very good, i haveorder the fillet, the meat was excellent, no fat spotted, true fillet, serve as med-rare. the serve stone plate did the job and brought it to med. i enjoyed it a lot.

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Silicon Valley, CA
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We went here on a Saturday night for dinner. The restaurant was reasonably busy, but not every table was full. (7pm) The concept is interesting- they bring your food out on a slab of granite, and you can leave it on the hot rock until it is cooked to your liking. Not bad. One note, though- in the winter, the... More 

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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I love the idea of cooking my own meal on a steaming rock. Unfortunately the concept doesn't seem to scale for large groups. My most recent visit to Rok showed how challenging it is for this restaurant to provide a consistent level of service for a large group

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Saratoga, California
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72 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's a lot of fun to cook your own food on a lava rock, but the prices are not cheap. It has cheese fondue for appetizer, and chocolate fondue for desserts.

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Thank Cathy S
Sunnyvale, California
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for creative ways to spend stacks of cash lying around the house, this is not a bad option. The fun part of the meal--cooking your food on a table-side "rock"--is indeed a novelty, but that experience is the chief benefit for the inflated bill. There is nothing special about the food quality or its presentation or... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Irish native here, who visited this restaurant while holidaying in California, and it was without doubt, one of the best meals I had in my mouth long visit there. The fondue is heavenly here, and the chocolate fondue is also nice, if slightly heavy. All in all, the food here is to die for, your taste buds will thank you... More 

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Richmond, United States
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Such a great spot! The service was superb (experienced, fun, petite, blonde women 😊) Delicious cocktails and the Swiss cheese fondue was delicious! The visit with the weather, food and drinks were overall a 5++

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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I initially was going to rate 4 out of 5 but decided 5 stars was actually acceptable all thanks to location and outside eating patio. It was a really fantastic sight at sunset, made me feel like I was much further from home than I was. We are not new to fondue and thanks to groupon, found a great deal... More 

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Thank Nicole N
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Excellent food and service! I would recommend this place! The meat is amazing and the portion/size was correct. The dessert was also good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
    (Evelyn)
  • Public Transportation: Caltrain Sunnyvale station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-733-7651
Description
Located on Historic Murphy Ave. in downtown Sunnyvale, Rok, Stone-Age Fondue & Steakhouse is a truly unique dining experience. Our signature specialty is called Hot Rok. Premium entrees are delivered to your table seared and sizzling on hot volcanic Roks. Diners bask in the aroma as their entrees cook right before their eyes. Every bite is hot, juicy, and delicious, ready to be enjoyed as is or dipped in a variety of our specially-created dipping sauces. We also offer the best part of fondue...cheese appetizer fondues and chocolate dessert fondues. If you combine Hot Rok with fondue in a pot (we call it the Rok n Pot) we guarantee a wonderful evening of dining enjoyment. Our full bar features fruit-infused vodkas and a wine list that offers many varietals by the glass. If coming just for the Rok, you can be in and out in an hour. If enjoying the Rok n Pot, you should plan on approx. 2 hours. Please join us for the ultimate evening of dining enlightenment.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?