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Peninsula Creamery

) #6 of 20 Dessert in Palo Alto #57 of 288 Places to Eat in Palo Alto ££ - £££
900 High St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2422
+1 650-323-3176
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“pies” (7 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
££ - £££
900 High St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2422
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a wonderful little restaurant in Palo Alto that is more or less a "secret". The current full name is the "Peninsula Creamery and Dairy Store & Grill" and it must be distinguished from the equally wonderful "Peninsula Fountain & Grill" a few blocks...More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I lived in the PA area for 19 years, and PC was one of my all time favorite places to eat. Brunch, lunch, dinner, you always got exactly what you expected - Good comfort food! I was back recently for a visit and stopped in...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Once again, I have concluded that no place makes a better milkshake. This time I went for a chocolate malted....I hate to admit that I could have polished off a second one (and they are not small!). The food is good but the reason to...More

Thank Trup
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Only in this area for 4 days...loved this place enough that we ate here twice. Would have come back more if we'd had time. Thanksgiving turkey dinner....turkey pot pie. Both amazing. Homemade yeast roll. Pies were excellent too! Can't say enough good. Staff were soooo...More

Thank 401eeg
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We had a great Saturday brunch in this throwback Fountain style Restaurant reminiscent of the 50/60's. Plates are large and well priced. Lots of all-day breakfast as well as diner comfort food. Staff friendly and helpful. Good luck and enjoy!

Thank LHOVancouver
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We loved our dinging experience at the Creamery! One of the things that was cool was that some of us wanted breakfast and some lunch. At the Peninsula Creamery, our table of 4 people was happily accomodated! This is a great "old school" type diner...More

Thank beckysouix
Reviewed 29 August 2016

There are two of these wonderful "old-school" creameries in Palo Alto, the original is located on High Street in the downtown area and the other (newer) is located in Stanford Shopping Center. Both are fantastic for the barstool form of eatery. The food is great...More

1  Thank kevinlortie
Reviewed 10 August 2016

While in high school in Palo Alto my friends and I would drive to the Creamery for a "tuna on white and coke". I would yell this as soon as I entered the door and they would have it ready in a couple of minutes....More

1  Thank flyboy80549
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I used to for to the creamery on my lunch hour in the late 70's while working at the Palo Alto Medical Clinic. The menu is much grander now and the desserts are still mind blowing. Shakes are a must, best rootbeer float anywhere, Mac...More

1  Thank Joelle G
Reviewed 21 June 2016

When you enter this restaurant in downtown Palo Alto, you get the feeling that you are stepping into a film-set of the musical 'Grease'. Just the name Creamery already suggests something rather nostalgic and vintage. You have to place your order at the counter. Quite...More

1  Thank SiuMui
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 High St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2422
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-323-3176
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