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Crowne Plaza Hotel Restaurant

1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
+1 650-570-5700
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good53%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
“oysters” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Champagne Sunday brunch was good with reasonable price. It offered unlimited refill of champagne. It had various kinds of food such as prime rib, omelette, oysters, crab legs, shrimp cocktails.... the environment was relaxing and nice.

Thank carolkwok
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

What is supposedly a smoke free room, lingered of smoke. Sore eyes, dry throat, almost taste the smoke. Could not sleep after flying in late from east coast for business. Terrible experience.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

My family and I recently went to San Francisco and every hotel I looked at in the city charges for parking which is an outrages amount of $$. This hotel offers free parking and It also offers free breakfast buffet which saves my family $$....More

1  Thank Fausto A
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We went to an early NY eve dinner-party there last year. We were there for the event more than the banquet dining. The ballroom was spacious enough our group of about 100 people. The DJ, lighting and dance floor were appropriate. The food was good;...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Attended a banquet dinner here. No appetizers offered. It was a self serve meal. Two simple salads. Stewed type beef ribs of medium quality. Chicken just average, mashed potatoes too smooth to be from fresh potato, and salmon, again just okay. Salmon wasn't dried out....More

Thank TedL1049
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Crown Plaza Sunday Buffet has been one of our favorites for many years. The restaurant staff is one of the best with great service. However, the owner has increased the price to where the quality and selection does not warrant the price. We would go...More

Thank 214barryh
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Ok food, decent atmosphere, friendly servers. Good place to watch sports games on TV. Limited gluten free options.

Thank Kami I
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Nice lunch location within the hotel, good salad and fries and fast service, easier than venturing out in foster city !

Thank Tess E
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Had a nice dinner date here. The food is good with decent variety the service levels are good as well.

Thank Mainak G
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Clean room, comfy beds, and good food in the restaurant. I stayed here 2 nights and was not disappointed. I was attending my son's wedding and their original venue got rained out. The staff at Crown Plaza was wonderful and let the photographers take the...More

Thank 95maryo
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Sandy B
3 December 2015|
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Response from Squirrel_Colorado | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open. Just like every service industry in the world. Not trying to be mean, just how the industry works. A great place, pretty decent service and an overall good experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 Chess Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1173
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-570-5700
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