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Armadillo Willy's Ranch Grill

1031 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
+1 650-941-2922
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
15 Feb 2018
“Chain barebeque, consistent, above average food.”
28 Dec 2016
“I Went There Once -- Won't Go Back!”
Restaurant Hours
Barbecue, American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
1031 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

AW's is a small chain. Ive been to three or four of them, and they're all about the same. Good choice of barebqued meat plates, small plates, and sandwiches. Great penut slaw. Good sweet potato fries. Average to good barbeque sauce choices.

Thank Milpitas_traveller
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Well ... the name is cute but the food was really boring. You place your order, choose a table, go up and get your food. I didn't feel good after eating their food. They served the worst sweet potato fries I've ever attempted to eat;...More

Thank blissfulliving
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Armadillo Willy's is a chain but the BBQ is great and the servings are large. Bring a healthy appitite when you eat here.

Thank 126stewartf
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Armadillo Willy's on San Antonio used to be one of the best places to get BBQ in the South Bay area. Sadly, the last few times we have been there, the quality was nowhere near where it used to be. BBQ meats were rather dry...More

Thank ravelshark
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Excellent food. Generous portions and very reasonable priced especially compared to Palo Alto. Will definitely return.

Thank tpryors
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great brisket entree and tri-tip salads. Hefty portions, self service (soft drinks and pick-up of entrees). Reasonable prices.

Thank CN66Ythj
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Place your order, get your beverage, take a seat in one of three dining rooms. Barbecue here is slow-smoked and never held over from one day to the next, so you get great smoke flavor and genuine color, not gray, reheated meats. (I’m looking at...More

Thank EastBayLenore
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Great little spot for a family outing or some quick bbq. Takes you back in time. Food is good. Portion sizes are great. No table service which I love. Order, get it and enjoy. A little oasis in the heart of the busy El Camino...More

Thank casamoir
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Friendly bar. TV screen for the match was what drew me in. Food was tasty if basic enough. Pulled pork was nice, more of a quick eat than a dining experience.

Thank GrahamK764
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Wow. They have decent brisket and delicious ribs, along with many other cuts of meat they smoke on the daily :)

Thank mc_lauren30
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1031 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Altos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-941-2922
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