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Matteo's Public

€€ - €€€American, ,
300 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2410
+1 530-265-0782
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (11 reviews)
“calamari” (5 reviews)
“spicy aioli” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
American, Bar, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
300 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2410
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Reviewed 16 February 2012

Not much to say, very avg. place. Owner was so nice to us! We didn't eat here.

Thank bobalou007
Reviewed 13 September 2011

I had a great best bacon cheeseburger. Only problem is that now I am stuffed - it was huge. My wife had calamari that came in a light batter and with a great (slightly spicy) sauce. Washed down with a couple of micro brews it...More

Thank ScosheOwn
Reviewed 23 August 2011

Thanks for good food and good service! Our evening with family, new and old, was really nice. Everyone said they had a nice time and how much they enjoyed the entertainment" Big thanks to everyone at Mateo's!!!

Thank Pat L
Reviewed 15 August 2011

We were looking for a casual place to eat and were not happy to find flies buzzing every table, inside and out. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich and it was soaked with grease/BBQ sauce that it made the sandwich bun obsolete. The fish tacos...More

Thank needavayK
Reviewed 13 August 2011

apparently the eco cleaning products are not working as there were hundreds of flies and the place smelled very greasy. Ordered pub style onion rings only to get a soggy pile of thinly sliced underfired onions that looked like fired cole slaw. my wife's potato...More

Thank pat g
Reviewed 31 March 2011

Worlds smallest chicken wings, and I'm not kidding. Told owner and he just laughed and did not care his wings come from mini chickens. Bad beer selection, they are in one of the best micro brew states in America and half the beers are from...More

Thank snappyjo
Reviewed 2 August 2010

I love this place after a hard days work to go and have a unique draft beer and use the internet at the bar. I sometime order food, which is never disappointing. My boyfriend on the other hand has a different view. Every time we've...More

Thank ziggyzip
Reviewed 6 February 2010

We discovered Mateo's on a particularly busy weekend (World class film festival in progress). We have been there twice more and had a great meal every time. They call themselves a Wine Bar, and the menu has good "Pub Food". Order anything that would go...More

Thank Punkleton
Reviewed 30 September 2009

We've eaten here a couple times since they opened, and the service is great. The owner even stops by your table and makes you feel welcome and appreciated. There is a big outdoor patio, and frequent live music. This place has a bar-style menu -...More

Thank MoopMeep
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Questions & Answers
22 April 2015|
Response from matteospublic | Property representative |
Hello Sorry for the delay - We can serve a group that large - It depends on the day of the week & the time You may call for more info 530-265-0782
12 January 2015|
Response from minic00per | Reviewed this property |
Monday, 4:00 - 9:30, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday 11:30 - 11:00, Friday and Saturday 11:30 - 11:00. Live music starts around 6:00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2410
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-265-0782
  • E-mail
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