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Stanford's Restaurant & Bar

1300 S Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5119
+1 925-944-0895
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1300 S Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5119
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start by saying the Milet Mignon was excellent! I ordered mine medium and can cut that steak with my fork. Soooo...good! The garlic mashed potatoes were tasty and the green beans, ...meh. Nice quiet area we were seated in. However, many of the...More

Thank Winni L
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We dined here twice within three weeks. One time was my husband and I only. And since it seemed like a nice place we brought our son, his wife and their 2 1/2 yr old son on the next visit. Both times the server was...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed the fresh honey mustard glazed salmon and simply grilled halibut entrees featured on Stanford's daily lunch/dinner special menu. The fish was perfectly cooked, seasoned and served with a side of grilled brussel sprouts. Our lunchtime waitress, Lonna, and our dinner waiter, Daniel,...More

Thank Claudia O
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 7. It was relatively easy to get a reservation on a Saturday night. I got there early enough to get a drink during happy hour--which was great! Dinner was ok: fish was a little dry and they seem to be...More

Thank Kim O
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We have a group that likes to use this restaurant as our local meeting place a few times a year. Having not benefited here for about six months, we were disappointed in the food this time.! The presentation and taste of the menu has changed....More

Thank June K
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

3 friends had lunch here: 2 chicken chopped salads and 1 ahi tuna burger. Everything was fine, but nothing special. Portions were generous. Large menu is pretty ordinary & doesn't seem to have changed much over the years. Good service by friendly server who didn't...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My colleagues and I chose Stanford's for a goodbye happy hour. I was thoroughly impressed with the extensive menu. A few chose the fish tacos which looked delicious and they raved about them. The gal leaving our dept frequents Stanford's and she ordered the ribs...More

Thank tr21
Management response:Responded 30 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to have you dine with us again soon! Nick Martinez Manager

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Had lunch there for the first time this past week and presently surprised. Service was very good with our waitress checking on us several times to make sure our needs were met. The rib eye steak I had was good and cooked the way I...More

Thank Bill S
Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review. I am glad you had a great time here. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent Cheeseburger and Mac & Cheese entrees. Great margarita. Convenient location and nice ambiance.

Thank WacoPete
Management response:Responded 9 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to have you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went there for a graduation dinner. The staff did a great job in setting it up and the service was top notch. They placed the group in the back, so it did not disturb the other guest. They had a pre setup menu that covered...More

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Response from Leo A | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 S Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5119
    (Main St & Broadway Plaza Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-944-0895
  • E-mail
Stanford's Restaurant is the perfect spot to relax in beautiful ambiance while enjoying great cuisine, scratch cocktails, and a renown Happy Hour menu!
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