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The Mountain House

13808 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062-4504
+1 650-851-8541
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bison” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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17:00 - 21:30 Hours
13808 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062-4504
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I have been here a couple of times. The food is quite good, has some interesting game options, and is a unique location. I had the duck breast on wild rice with grape halves, my son had the grilled flank steak, and my wife had...More

Thank Ron_Gross
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The Mountain House is hidden in a redwood grove at the top of King Mountain, up in a large redwood forest. The place has evolved since the loggers' roadhouse was converted to a restaurant in 1989. They have a casual bar with a fireplace in...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Had a dinner here with friends. The location in the woods is fabulous, the drive there stunning. The menu is excellent. My problem was trying to choose one dish from all that were there. In addition to the menu there was also a specials board....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Great for dates or couples. It's in the woods and foggy the nite we were there. It's a bit expensive...$294 for two couples but the food, wine and drinks were all excellent. I had elk, which was one of the waiters favorites. Ordered it medium...More

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 10 April 2017

You wind along a mountain road and it seems you are getting deeper into the woods. You come across a rustic roadside spot and find the place is packed. The menu is amazing. The food is wonderfully prepared and served with style and grace. This...More

1  Thank Frank R
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Mountain House is a great spot in the redwoods, with fine dining in the back, and casual dining and cocktails in the bar up front. I've come to the restaurant for celebrations, dinner meetings, and double dates, but also stop by the bar area...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

On King's Mountain, in the beautiful redwoods. Casual setting with bar and seperate dining room. Good food. Long established business...where the locals go.

Thank bdelli
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a favorite with locals. They have fireplaces and a romantic, rustic atmosphere. The food is good and not too expensive. The restaurant is large with multiple rooms and is not too noisy.

Thank Kyung Y
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very low key dining establishment with delicious food and competent friendly service. Warm atmosphere in a forest setting. Come in daylight and enjoy the changing light of the trees as the day ends. My favorite dish is venison, but there are plenty of options for...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went for an early New Year's Eve dinner. Can't believe we haven't tried this before. It's not too far. Just about 15 min from the 92/280 interchange. Is on an amazing redwood forest- feels so far away. They have a cozy bar in front with...More

Thank James M
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Jan D
12 May 2017|
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Response from Bob G | Reviewed this property |
I would think so but call them and ask. If you have a large group I am sure you would make a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13808 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062-4504
    (Henrik Ibsen Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Woodside
  • Phone Number: +1 650-851-8541
  • E-mail
Whether you’re looking for an intimate dinner or celebrating with friends and family, The Mountain House is your destination. Nestled in the redwoods above The town of Woodside on Skyline Blvd., The Mountain House offers a casual fine dining experience. With our wood burning fireplaces in the Rustic bar and elegant dining room or the outdoor beauty of the forest room, The Mountain House offers a variety of Meat, Poultry, Seafood and game items, such as Bison, elk, ostrich, venison and rabbit. Just a 5.5 miles south of highway 92 on Skyline Blvd., The Mountain House is easily accessible from San Francisco, the east or south bay.
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