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Iron Gate Restaurant

1360 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-3908
+1 650-592-7893
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak diane” (16 reviews)
“souffle” (10 reviews)
“caesar salad” (14 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options
1360 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-3908
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We so much enjoy the iron gate. It is a restaurant you don't see much in this day and age. Delicious meal and fantastic service. Even the separate bar is a fun place with live music. We will continue to to have dinner there.

1  Thank 338mariejon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holy Cow. Old school vest waiters who do this for a living. By far the best place we have ever eaten. It's high priced but you get what you pay for. There was not one bad thing to say about the service or food. All...More

1  Thank normw524
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

fine dining at its finest. you can feel casual yet know you're being served in a genteel, formal atmosphere. another trip to the place on the calendar, soon!

1  Thank Vic Carlos P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We were treated to dinner at the Iron Gate recently. It was a wonderful experience from start to finish. The food was excellent and prepared perfectly. The wait staff were all knowledgeable, attentive, efficient and entertaining. Definitely fine dining!

Thank Karex72
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I had heard positive things about this restaurant prior to my visit and reality did not disappoint. I must admit I had some of the best food I have ever eaten!I Food was divine and service was good. I was dining in a party of...More

2  Thank Christina C
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Over from the UK on a road trip. Found this place to be very good. Pleasant staff and great food. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Doctor B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I have been to this fine restaurant many times for birthdays, anniversaries, etc. Every time we have eaten here the service has been good and the food excellent. It reminds me of the type of restaurant that one could find in San Francisco but this...More

1  Thank teng346
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We had not eaten there in several years and we were glad we did this time. The food and service were excellent. In the past, my dad would order Sand Dabs, a favorite. We noticed these were not on the menu but the waiter knew...More

1  Thank stancal
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went to dinner with another couple and had a very enjoyable dinner. We had reservations and were seated immediately. Our drink order was taken promptly and we soon ordered our caesar salads. It was prepared at the table and was excellent. Our entrees took a...More

1  Thank 1GiantsMS
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have been coming to the Iron gate for over 18 years - we used to bring our kids here to teach them their table manners and how to behave in restaurants for special occasions. This is my GO TO place for Caesar Salads and...More

1  Thank mrpeabody37
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have a private room? What capacity?
25 May 2017|
Response from 1GiantsMS | Reviewed this property |
There were lots of spaces in the restaurant but I did not notice a private room. I'm sure they could arrange partitions depending on the amount of space you wanted. They seemed very accommodating.
Jacquie V
What is the dress code fir the Iron Gate
5 February 2017|
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Response from Judy B | Reviewed this property |
This is a very nice place, but they will serve you in dressy or casual clothes.
Jacquie V
dress code
5 February 2017|
Response from Gary H | Reviewed this property |
CA casual. I've not seen anyone there in jeans.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1360 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA 94002-3908
    (Ralston Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: cal-train Belmont Station 3 blocks. Samtrans 1 block
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +1 650-592-7893
  • E-mail
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