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Buck's of Woodside

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3062 Woodside Rd, Woodside, CA 94062-2551
+1 650-851-8010
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07:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri 07:00 - 22:00
Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast is good, lunch and dinner so-so. VCs and Silicon Valley execs hang out there because their ranches and estates are minutes away. Prices to match. $12.50 for a spinach salad and $13.50 for a basic burger and fries? Yikes. But go there often and you will see stuff on the walls and ceilings that are theatre-of-the-bizarre. Very entertaining.

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New York City, New York
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Buck's is a blast. While the food is standard type diner fare, perhaps with a little more creativity, the memorabilia here is quite a hoot. We were met by a friendly host who seated us quickly and we were served quickly as well. We had a reasonably good meal but the best part came after the meal. We got up... More 

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Redwood City, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Whether you go to Buck's to be entertained by the wall decor (look for the stuff frog playing the upright piano), your friends and family or the awesome staff - you will never be disappointed. The food is "like home" goodness, delivered with a smile and some of the best commentary ever. I have had breakfast and dinner here with... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wait time was 45 minutes for a party of 5 for Sunday lunch...pretty much worth it, too. Probably half the appeal is the decor: funky, fun, lots of mementos decorating the walls and ceilings. Food was good...not amazing, but we didn't try everything. Very pleasant service and relatively fast given the crowd.

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San Mateo, California
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79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The wall art is fantastic and worth the visit. The service is friendly, The food is basic fare with generous servings.

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Thank Roger E
New Orleans, Louisiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Had a quick dinner here while visiting friends in Woodside. We ordered two Buck burgers (no cheese) and two beers. The bill was $44.68…. Pretty sure 2 bud lights haven't gone up that much. Keep in mind this is a regular run-of-the-mill burger like you would make at home. We concluded that we were ridiculously overcharged. Not worth the argument.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Buck's is a restaurant to which I must introduce each guest, as it is soooo unique! "Buck" greets you when you see him hanging over the bar staring at all. (Buck is the buffalo head over the bar.) The food is plentiful and really delicious. And the staff is on top of everything! Do make reservations before you go, as... More 

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We enjoyed a great breakfast at Buck's The food was good and the service very friendly The decor is eccentric and fun Well worth a try if you are in the area

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Many occasions have found members of my family of myself alone. Eating at Bucks. Breakfast or lunch usually. Lunch might be 2 or 3pm before I drive "over the hill" to my home in the redwoods. they usually have folks waiting. Maybe they have reservations. But the times I drop by are the times the locals eat. I'm guessing when... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Good food and service; interesting interior; lots of history; full bar; good for families; good location with parking

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3062 Woodside Rd, Woodside, CA 94062-2551
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Woodside
  • Phone Number: +1 650-851-8010

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?