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Armadillo Willy's

2260 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
+1 650-571-7427
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“baby backs” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2260 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go regularly, and it is getting better. Great ribs, tremendous chicken, tasty fries, and now they have added healthy and tasty salads. Plus if you crave an evening unusual on-tap beer while watching any sport event, this is the place to go. It is...More

Thank CTPreview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When entering this place you get directly the smoke in Your stuff/so don't go there before you will have an important meeting pulled woman with long hair or man with his need to wash their hair as the pit smoke flavor is everywhere. Great Texas...More

Thank DocMeat
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We were pleasantly surprised how good this food was. We ordered brisket sandwiches. Cole slaw was good. Good beers on tap. You order at counter and they deliver.

Thank Betsie49
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My lunch favorite is the Carolina chopped BBQ pork salad. It is so flavorful, with tender pulled pork and smoked bacon. All The ribs and Tri tip I have enjoyed are so tender, tasty, with good portions and reasonable prices. What make great BBQ? Slow...More

Thank saxasue
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Still average. Service was good. Parking was easy. Still like Ceila's in San Mateo for Mexican food. A little expensive when compared to others.

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Over the years, quality of the food has been inconsistent. However, during my last visit, I have to say the ribs were surprisingly good. They had flavor, but were not soaking in too much sauce. In fact extra sauce was provided on the side for...More

Thank LH L
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

After a day of Christmas shopping we found this little BBQ spot it's not bad at all I had the small pork rubs with onion rings and a beer it was OK not great but ok.. I found my ribs a bit dry , the...More

Thank Tony A
Reviewed 20 November 2016

why suffer with mcdonald's/burger king/wendy/s when you can get a good burger half off on saturday. the most expensive is around $5 comes with a side (fries etc) or you can pay a little more and upgrade the side (sweet potato/ tater tots about a...More

Thank echoy
Reviewed 15 October 2016

On our trip home from Hearst Castle we stopped for lunch. We were a large group of 25. The service was very faster and the staff was friendly.The BBQ was great. Lots of parking and easy off the freeway. 2nd time here, and always good.

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great place for an everyday American BBQ. Great steak and fries, tasty chicken. This is the 2nd time I enjoy the good Texas like meat.

Thank Amit B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2260 Bridgepointe Pkwy, San Mateo, CA 94404-1569
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-571-7427
  • E-mail
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