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Allied Arts Guild

75 Arbor Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5398
+1 650-322-2405
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Beautiful Hidden Gem in Residential Area

Allied Arts is a wonderful place in Menlo Park where you literally get be transported into another... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paso Robles, California
Great garden ramble

A series of interconnected gardens including the yellow garden, the blue garden, the patio and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Menlo Park
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3 weeks ago
“Beautiful Hidden Gem in Residential Area”
4 weeks ago
“Great garden ramble”
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75 Arbor Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025-5398
+1 650-322-2405
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Allied Arts is a wonderful place in Menlo Park where you literally get be transported into another world among the hustle and bustle and homes of the area. The gardens are absolutely spectacular - especially in the spring - and a place to wonder around,...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A series of interconnected gardens including the yellow garden, the blue garden, the patio and terrace, rose alley. Beautiful anytime of year but especially in spring, summer and fall. There are mature trees and fruiting trees (including pomegranate), perennials, annuals, grassy areas, hydrangeas, citrus and...More

Thank CatalinaW
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I love this theater although it apparently is in danger of closing. It has old time charm and beautiful frescos on the walls. Afternoon movies are a bargain at $7 (Monday-Thursdays before 6 pm). Lots of artsie movies show here but also some main stream....More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Allied Arts is a place with a collection of shops that it was site of an old hacienda. It has an old barn, the "Barn Woodshop", that dates from the 1880's. The place also has a restaurant and it's a wonderful place to hold...More

Thank Suzy K
Reviewed 21 December 2016

What a lovely place with beautiful gardens and shops. Lunch was delicious--as always. The waiter was very helpful.

Thank Marlene V
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This place is a little version of Filoli garden tucked away in the residential area of Menlo Park. Not a lot of people know about it unless you live close by. Have a lot of art and artsy collection. Great place to relax and stroll...More

Thank ishikyo
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very nice garden with small fountain and a cafe. The main purpose of this place seems to be those art shops selling local artists' work. Nice to take a look, but overpriced in my opinion. Recommended for visiting, not recommended for shopping.

Thank Ling R
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is a very hidden, quiet, garden-laden shopping area tucked into a residential neighborhood. It is a wonderful place to walk around and stick your nose in a few shops, but don't miss the wonderful Blue Garden Cafe and its outdoor patio.

Thank Coastman3
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I was surprised by the beautiful gardens & well cared for property. This was my first visit even though I've lived in the Bay area for a long time. There are many carefully designed seating areas within the garden to quietly sit & enjoy the...More

Thank flowerfun
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Tucked away from the rest of the world the grounds and shops are charming but the restaurant serves the Children's Hospital and is run by the Menlo Atherton Ladies Aux. Food is good but the atmosphere and philanthropic nature of the place is hard to...More

Thank Elizabeth247
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Is parking an issue for this facility given that it is in a residential area?
4 December 2015|
Response from Bill S | Reviewed this property |
No, they have an adequate parking lot. I've never had a problem finding a spot.