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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Trail
“most popular trail in San Mateo County. It is absolutely gorgeous! Less than 5-Minute drive ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Route
“Great place to walk around. Many places to eat, shop, drink coffee. For coffee fans, don't forget to try Philz Coffee (right off Burlingame Avenue). Burlingame Avenue is popular among locals and tourists as well but things do close somewhat early so it's better to get there early. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The original Burmese on Burlingame ave. Put your name on the waiting list when you arrive. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Originally from San Francisco! An iconic spot that's well known throughout the Bay Area”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Want a great cafe for breakfast, brunch or lunch? Copenhagen Bakery and Cafe is a 15 minute walk and has all your comfort food.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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“The apple store is one of many boutique or chain stores. There is a wide variety of food options here as well. Copenhagen Bakery is a great bakery and also a casual café. The Caesar and Chinese chicken salad are both good. Do not order the dinner or large size unless you are very hungry. Ask me and I can give input on many of the other restaurants/cafes”
  • 9 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Three words: Swedish Oatmeal Pancakes. Plus, Mic drop. They're that good.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“Good selection of beer/drinks. Good crowd. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Just around the corner from Burlingame Avenue (a popular destination for shopping, eating and walking around). ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Sometimes you just want a delicious slice of fantastic pizza. Well this spot has a pizza for all types of appetites! If you can't do dairy they have some of the best dairy-like options. The scene is great and friendly, there's a great variety of drinks and pizzas for all.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Asian fusion cuisine. Have a happy hour every day from 5-9. Relaxed, fun atmosphere and sometimes DJed music on the weekend.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Want a taste of a SF locally based coffee house? GO TO PHILLZ! Everytime my dad comes to visit this is the place we go. The service is super and the pour over coffee even better.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice bar area if you don't want to eat in the restaurant part, which can be noisy. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Sophisticated neighborhood osteria serves rustic Northern Italian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Burlingame. One Michelin star Indian restaurant. Great salads. It is Indian fusion. Good Price.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“A great place to hang out and eat the standard brewery foods, plus an outdoor seating area with heat lamps. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“Who can live without a Starbucks nearby? Thankfully, there is one literally across the street.”
  • 7 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“The original Burmese on Burlingame ave. Put your name on the waiting list when you arrive. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Originally from San Francisco! An iconic spot that's well known throughout the Bay Area”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bakery
“Want a great cafe for breakfast, brunch or lunch? Copenhagen Bakery and Cafe is a 15 minute walk and has all your comfort food.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Three words: Swedish Oatmeal Pancakes. Plus, Mic drop. They're that good.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Sometimes you just want a delicious slice of fantastic pizza. Well this spot has a pizza for all types of appetites! If you can't do dairy they have some of the best dairy-like options. The scene is great and friendly, there's a great variety of drinks and pizzas for all.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Asian fusion cuisine. Have a happy hour every day from 5-9. Relaxed, fun atmosphere and sometimes DJed music on the weekend.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice bar area if you don't want to eat in the restaurant part, which can be noisy. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Sophisticated neighborhood osteria serves rustic Northern Italian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere.”
  • 9 locals recommend

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