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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Tapas Restaurant
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“Cascal is the place to go for Happy Hour or to savor Pan-Latin tapas, Sangria and entrees Paellas/Croquettas/Tapa Platters and many more delicious offerings! ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Open Monday thru Friday 11 - 2 & 5:30 - 9:30, Saturday 11:30 - 2 & 5 - 9:30, Sunday 11:30 - 2 & 5 - 9 Sushi Tomi serves up some of the best sushi in Mountain View! There might be a bit of a wait to get into this restaurant, but there’s a reason for that--the sushi is just so, so good! The service is great and the restaurant itself has a great atmosphere. They have a number of rolls that you won’t find anywhere else, and if you’re not sure what you’d like, the chef is always ready with a recommendation! ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Great place to get some beer and some snacks or to watch a game. Friendly service.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great steakhouse! I heard Steve Jobs loved it, too. Blackened ribeye steak, grilled artichoke, and kale salad are my must-have menu items. I heard from a friend once saw President Bill Clinton having a late dinner there during the time his daughter was attending Stanford University.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Vietnamese cuisine. Great bar and happy hour food and beverage menu daily 4:30p-6:30p”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pub
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“The Irish are welcomed everywhere in the world and are welcoming people. There is a nice outdoor patio in the back. It gets very busy after 10:00pm on Friday/Saturday. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Café
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“Open Sunday thru Thursday 7:30 AM - 11 PM, Friday & Saturday 7:30 AM - 12 AM Crepevine has the best breakfast in Mountain View, but they’re also open late so you can satisfy those breakfast cravings with a savory dinner option! All of their dressings and sauces, as well as their pancake mix, are made from scratch in-house. If you’re not in the mood for breakfast food, they also have salads, pasta, and sandwiches available! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“It's a famous Chinese restaurant, in previous years Zuckerberg has been seen in there. But don't let that put you off. Expect to wait for a table. They also do take out, expect to wait for that also. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Best coffee shop in downtown. It's where all the locals go...and rumor has it a few tech companies were founded inside over a cup of coffee.”
  • 19 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“American food with a casual ambiance (trendy) in downtown Mountain View (8 min drive) ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
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“Open Monday thru Thursday 11:30 - 2:30 & 4:30 - 10, Friday 11:30 - 2:30 & 4:30 - 11, Saturday 11:30 - 11, Sunday 11:30 - 9:30 - Happy Hour Monday thru Friday 4:30 - 6:30 Doppio Zero is the highest-rated Italian restaurant in all of Mountain View. They specialize in Neopolitan pizza and Southern Italian cuisine, using the highest quality ingredients they can find, many of which are imported straight from the Mediterranean. Their menu features a number of delicious specialty pizzas that you won’t find anywhere else, and pasta and small plate dishes that are to die for. You can call ahead for a reservation or get your food to go. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Certainly among my favorite bars in the city. Young and fun crowd usually. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
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“Open Monday thru Friday 11:30 - 10, Saturday 10 - 10, Sunday 10 - 9 Happy Hour daily from 4 - 6 Scratch is a New American-style restaurant that serves updated takes on American classics. Their menu is huge, so pretty much anyone is able to find something they’ll love here. They also have vegetarian, gluten free, and kid’s menu items, so those with restricted diets or picky eaters will have options to choose from at Scratch as well! ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great restaurant with Hawaiian pokies and seafood offering and vegetarian friendly. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“SO GOOD! The curries are a special favorite, or try the pineapple fried rice for a bit of creative cuisine. Serving sizes are very shareable. One appy and one entree will feed 2 comfortably.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great atmosphere in an old house. Really good brewhouse beer. The food is good too.”
  • 16 locals recommend