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Pinole Creek Cafe

2454 San Pablo Ave, Pinole, CA 94564-1772
+1 510-724-1040
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Nov 2017
“Its a Sleeper”
10 Jul 2017
“Grrrrreat Service and amazing food”
$$ - $$$
2454 San Pablo Ave, Pinole, CA 94564-1772
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

You look at it from the outside and it is clean and unobtrusive. However we went inside and found a great place to eat. The service was good and food was good. What more can you say about a restaurant.

Thank vir94545
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The food was amazing and the service was great. We were a large group and everyone enjoyed there dinner and the customer service.

Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This family owned restaurant is a little gem. Try to sit in the glassed in porch. I love all the appetizers on the menu. I especially recommend it for Thanksgiving dinner. We've eaten there twice for Thanksgiving, and each time was a treat.

Thank chariot1313
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Pork chops and steaks are excellent. Good mixed drinks. Busy but easy to get a reservation and short wait without a reservation. It is a family run operation with the wife handling the kitchen and the husband handling the dining room. Husband is very outgoing...More

Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 6 February 2017

delight your senses. Over the holidays I visited family in the Bay Area, I remembered this restaurant from past visits. This visit exceeded expectations and the evening was a wonderful dining experience. The menu is a classic selection of American styled fare with a contemporary...More

Thank ElizabethHonolulu
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a family run restaurant, and I'm pleasantly reminded of that every time we have a meal here. A great place to bring out of town guests. Great food and wine, friendly staff.

Thank SteveH09
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We always have a lovely dinner here. The service is friendly and good, the food is always very well prepared, fresh and delicious. We have even eaten here for Thanksgiving, it was wonderful.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 31 July 2016

"Well, why go to a fine restaurant, when you can just stick something in. the microwave? Why go to the park and fly a kite, when you can just pop a pill?" Cosmo Kramer, Seinfeld They are doin' it RIGHT at this spot; da Scene:...More

Thank Kimo B
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Set on a main street in a quiet town in the second oldest building in town is a family run restaurant with food that is simply wonderful. My wife had prime rib. Served Friday and Saturday nights only. I had grilled salmon. Both were perfect....More

Thank RobertW1000
Reviewed 26 April 2016

A gem in a small town! Every meal has been excellent! The owner personally greets you and checks in to make sure everything is perfect. The staff really cares about your experience. Check out prime rib night on Friday and Saturday!!

Thank diane u
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Questions & Answers
30 April 2017|
Response from chariot1313 | Reviewed this property |
I've been there for lunch before. It's been a great place for a fancy lunch.
9 March 2016|
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Response from Janburnett | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I know we went up stairs in the front but they may have another enterance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2454 San Pablo Ave, Pinole, CA 94564-1772
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pinole
  • Phone Number: +1 510-724-1040
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