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Peninsula Fountain & Grill - CLOSED

180 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1428
+1 650-327-3141
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31 May 2016
“A late lunch downtown in Palo Alto”
22 May 2016
“Burger really hit the spot!”
Restaurant Hours
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
180 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1428
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

We were in the area and decided to go to the Peninsula Grill for a late lunch. We walked a couple of blocks after parking in the free underground City Hall parking lot. We were seated immediately and enjoyed our lunch and great table service....More

Thank shewoo
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Old fashioned - not certain if that is fake or if it is really old - with good real burgers that taste fresh. A little on the big side, a little sloppy, no like any fast food place.

Thank WatcherOfTheFries
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Wandering downtown we noticed foot traffic a block off of the "main drag". This restaurant is in the "old fashioned" diner atmosphere. My wife had the yogurt, granola, and fruit. It was all "homemade", just wonderful! I had sausage and eggs, which was also very...More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Friendly service, they did really great job exchangeing a shake that was not what we asked for. Many many flavors of shakes to chose from for around $8.

Thank Rob6Ka
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Since Gordon Biersch had closed, I went to Peninsula Fountain &Grill for my "traditional" last Burger before leaving the Bay Area. I found great food and equally great waiters, that really cared for me despite the restaurant bring very full. Highly recommended.

Thank Matthias S
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Be sure and try the cinnamon roll....great food. Everything is fresh, coffee hot and delicious. Ready to hit the road and go to work!

Reviewed 3 June 2015

Really well prepared all-American classics. We like to bring our European visitors here for a taste of great American cooking. The homemade apple alone is worth the hassle of finding parking in downtown Palo Alto.

Thank Calistoga Grower
Reviewed 13 May 2014

This is the kind of diner you go to for a meal that is a throwback to the fifties. Great shakes, sundaes and full American breakfasts. I've been going there for 20 years even before it was called Peninsula. They have kept the character and...More

Thank U N
Reviewed 22 April 2014

You are stepping back in time to the days of Andy Hardy when you enter the Peninsula Fountain and Grill. Great place for food, ice cream treats, bake goods, and children. Their milk shakes are without peer. The blue plate specials are wonderful at dinner...More

Thank Ted A
Reviewed 17 August 2015
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1428
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-327-3141
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