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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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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1300 S Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5119
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 30 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 13 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

1  Thank Brian E
Reviewed 9 April 2017

From happy hour menu and and bar to the excellent steaks,, this is the place. The filet mignon is unbelievable, huge and cooked to perfection. Happy hours everyday and all day on Sunday.

1  Thank SenorBill
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stopped in after a movie on a quiet Monday night. The booth layout allowed for easy discussion with our friends. Many restaurants are so noisy today that you can't have a discussion. Our friends love the ribs so we ordered and weren't disappointed. Grilled...More

Thank Rogelio1
Reviewed 28 February 2017

When Im in town this is my most stop for happy hour .The bartenders are so friendly and fun we always have a great time good happy hour prices are a great value .

Thank Jeanine R
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We go to this place all the time, especially for the happy hour. Drink and food specials. The service is great. Always a nice crowd. Parking is a challenge but it rarely disappoints. Good desserts.

1  Thank Scott V
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Response from Leo A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, plus a Bar menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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