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Rangoon Ruby

445 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
+1 650-323-6543
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tea leaf salad” (30 reviews)
“rangoon” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
445 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Adequate dinner Jan. 14 at Rangoon Ruby in Palo Alto. Best dishes were samosas, tea leaf salad, coconut rice and mango shrimp. Salmon and pumpkin stew too bland. Good margarita.

Thank simcha
Reviewed 6 days ago

What is ACA? The Affordable Care Act (aka Obama Care). What's next? A surcharge for the phone bill? PGE? Is this a political statement? I don't know, but I do know it is uncalled for. I know the employees have asked the owners to not...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch at this restaurant. Burmese food is fantastic! We shared a tea leaf salad, pumpkin stew, and an eggplant dish. All were terrific. The flavors are superb. Can’t wait to try more selections on their menu.

Thank sharonhoffman
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Came here with friends after attending It's a Wonderful Nutcracker two miles away. Parking was easy as there is a free parking lot across the street. We decided to share our dishes so we could taste alittle of each dish. We ordered the tea leaf...More

Thank KWong55
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

In the Metropolitan D.C. area we miss Burmese food with its unique tastes and flavors. On a visit to our niece in the bay area, we welcomed the chance to eat at this popular restaurant. The traditional tea leaf salad is really a must. We...More

Thank Ismailbandook
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very nice restaurant. Usually very busy so pick your time. Great service, great all around experience for lunch or dinner.

Thank Brenton h
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant! Asked our server to make all of our drink and food selections for us and we were not disappointed. Fantastic service and food...Really!

Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I had just arrived in Palo Alto for a business trip and wanted to try a good and nearby restaurant so took a look at the best Asian restaurants of Palo Alto and found that one as #2 or 3 I think. Very nice staff....More

Thank Cath K
Reviewed 15 September 2017

one of the few joints offering authentic burmese cuisine in palo alto..it is a go to place for the techies in the area..we visited for dinner a couple of times and on both the ocassions it was quite full, so i recommend a prior reservation..do...More

Thank rpszone
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We are in the Palo Alto area at least twice yearly (visiting grandsons!) and almost always make a visit to Rangoon Ruby. If there is a high quality Burmese restaurant in NYC we have yet to find it and, having been in Burma/Myanmar three times,...More

Thank Trup
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Pamela L
20 September 2017|
Response from rpszone | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure but chances are you might get gluten free options as they are vegan friendly too..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
  • Public Transportation: 5 minutes walk from the CalTrain station in Palo Alto.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-323-6543
  • E-mail
Now open in downtown Palo Alto, Rangoon Ruby Burmese Cuisine will have two Wins insuring authentic, Burmese cuisine. Chefs Win Aye and Win Tin formerly of Burma Superstars locations in Oakland and Alameda respectively, will jointly be heading up the kitchen at the new Rangoon Ruby venue. With proven chefs proficient in all of the specialties that make Burmese cuisine sought after by Asian food aficionados, plus a modern, upscale ambiance located in downtown Palo Alto, Rangoon Ruby Burmese Cuisine expects to strike a chord with Silicon Valley diners looking for a fresh, clean approach to one of the worlds great cuisines. Influenced by Indian, Thai and Chinese cooking, the traditional Burmese menu will be complemented by a full bar with signature tropical cocktails including the eponymous Rangoon Ruby, a mid-century libation thought to be the forerunner of todays Cosmopolitan.
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