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  • Review Count
    12
  • Helpfulness Votes
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  • First Review
    September 8, 2014
  • Last Review
    December 22, 2014
  • Featured Reviews
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  • Average Rating
    4.8
 
 
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Welcome to Your Neighborhood Restaurant & Bar! Whether you're craving fresh seafood, a gourmet burger, a perfectly prepared steak or another of our delicious offerings, come join the neighborhood crowd for lunch, dinner or our award winning happy hour. Signature dishes include our cedar… plank-roasted warm brie, our famous barbecue ribs, and delicious cocktails created by our experienced team of local bartenders.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Enjoyed our evening
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/20/2014
 2005
Dined on 12/20/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Met friends to hear about their travel to India. Had a wondrful waiter and the food was very good. Two of the group had steaks which they said were excellent and two of us had hamberger - which were some of the best ever!"
Dined on 12/20/2014
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, kid-friendly
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For nearly twenty years the restaurants of the Lark Creek Restaurant Group have featured American wines exclusively to complement our commitment to seasonal farm-fresh American fare.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
A top S.F. Restaurant
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/09/2014
 2005
Dined on 12/09/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Always insured that the food and service are top rate. Love to have dinner there - always."
Dined on 12/09/2014
 2005
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for lunch, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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This James Beard Award winning restaurant with a clientele as diverse as San Francisco opened in 1979. A vibrant Parisian-style standing-only copper bar greets you as you enter on Rose Alley. Zuni's menu changes daily with dishes inspired by traditional Italian and French recipes. Nearly all of the produce, meat, and fish served at Zuni is farmed and harvested in a sustainable manner. Even without a reservation, bar tables are available on a first come, first served basis and the full menu is available. The bar also serves traditional cocktails made with top-shelf ingredients; refreshments at its best in an environment of effortless hospitality. Whether you dine early or prefer to dine after theater, Zuni is a welcoming haven. -Judy Rodgers, chef/co-owner -Gilbert Pilgram, co-owner
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/10/2014
 2005
Dined on 12/10/2014
 2005
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Salad was excellent but the pototoes came 5 minutes after the rest of the meal."
Dined on 12/10/2014
 2005
Special Features: good for groups, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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Lark Creek Walnut Creek is located in historic downtown Walnut Creek. The atmosphere is light and airy, with American country charm, sidewalk seating, an exhibition kitchen, and the new Oakville Room seating up to 36 guests for private functions. The changing menu, created by Chef Scott Wall includes seasonal, farm-fresh American fare featuring traditional and updated recipes. Produce, meats, poultry, fish, and other products from local ranchers, growers, and fishermen. Housemade desserts; local and regional wines. <br><br> Lark Creek Walnut Creek beverage service features 125 American wines, including offerings on tap, by the glass and in half-bottles, with local and regional producers featured. Full bar; fresh fruit and fountain beverages.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Never Disappointed
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/21/2014
 2005
Dined on 11/21/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"I invited 2 friends to a reunion type lunch. The food which is always good - took a big step up. Our salads were delicious and the rolls warm and delicious."
Dined on 11/21/2014
 2005
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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With over 25 years of culinary experience, Chef Vanessa Dang, brings to Walnut Creek Vietnamese tapas with a French twist. In just three short years, the success of Vanessa's Bistro in Berkeley has allowed Vanessa to open a second location in the heart of downtown Walnut Creek. With over 60 wines by the bottle, 40 wines by the glass, a full bar, and an assertion of delicious tapas on the menu, Vanessa's Bistro 2 will not disappoint your expectations.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Wonderful Small Plates
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2005
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"My husband and I really enjoy sharing food and this restaurant fit the bill. Every dish was so taste."
Dined on 11/15/2014
 2005
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies
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Sasa is a new Japanese inspired restaurant in Walnut Creek. Izakaya Restaurants are traditional small plate restaurants where friends go to have a drink and unwind after a long day. Situated in the historic 100 year old building that for many years housed the Walnut Creek Meat Market, this architectural jewel has been transformed into a ambiance that wows and invites guests to stay and enjoy the dining experience at SASA. Chef Cyrus Irudistan and Chef/Owner Philip Yang prepare Japanese influenced dishes from around the world. The staff welcomes you into their house and offers up comfort, hospitality and fun. The restaurant includes a full bar with a large Sake selection, outdoor patio, sushi bar and a commitment to fresh local seasonal faire.<br /><br />*Note: Personal wines welcome, a $20 corkage fee will apply per bottle
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Outstanding find
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/12/2014
 2005
Dined on 11/12/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"My son selected Sasa for this birthdayday lunch. Every dish was excellent. Plan to return."
Dined on 11/12/2014
 2005
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Enveloped in shades of signature blues, the entrance to Hakkasan Las Vegas restaurant invites guests to enter into a different world. Upon arrival, guests are greeted by a luxurious array of ambient sounds, scents and lighting, creating a relaxed mood and sensual vibe. Located on the first level is the main dining area, separated by latticed woodwork partitions for intimate dining spaces within the main room while still sharing the atmosphere of the entire dining area. The second level boasts a private dining area overlooking the main dining room, serving as a private oasis designed to provide a more intimate setting for socializing.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
A exciting place to visit
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/23/2014
 2005
Dined on 10/23/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"A very up scale restaurant and interesting and deliicious food."
Dined on 10/23/2014
 2005
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Gallagher’s dark wood décor and bustling atmosphere, reminiscent of the great East coast chop houses, will have you longing for traditional steak and seafood favorites.<br /><br />This classic New York Style Restaurant is famous for its New York Dry-Aged Steak, prepared on an open, mesquite grill.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
A 5 star dinner
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2005
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We enjoyed a wonderful 29th anniversary meal. Really good photographer to capture our moment."
Dined on 10/20/2014
 2005
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Lark Creek Walnut Creek is located in historic downtown Walnut Creek. The atmosphere is light and airy, with American country charm, sidewalk seating, an exhibition kitchen, and the new Oakville Room seating up to 36 guests for private functions. The changing menu, created by Chef Scott Wall includes seasonal, farm-fresh American fare featuring traditional and updated recipes. Produce, meats, poultry, fish, and other products from local ranchers, growers, and fishermen. Housemade desserts; local and regional wines. <br><br> Lark Creek Walnut Creek beverage service features 125 American wines, including offerings on tap, by the glass and in half-bottles, with local and regional producers featured. Full bar; fresh fruit and fountain beverages.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Always great food and service
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 9/29/2014
 2005
Dined on 9/29/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The Servers are great and the food is always delicious."
Dined on 9/29/2014
 2005
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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Chef/Owner Peter Merriman has transplanted his version of Hawaii Regional Cuisine to this beautiful ocean-side location in the Kapalua resort. He uses only the freshest products of which 90% or more are locally produced or caught, using only sustainable methods. Peter has always been a front runner in the "Farm to Table" concept. All food is prepared in a way that highlights the natural flavors of the food. We have a very friendly staff to ensure that you have an incredible dining experience. Their food knowledge is among the best in the industry. All this is in the most beautiful location within the resort, right on the water where the most incredible sunsets are watched nightly at our oceanfront winebar.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Outstanding Maui Spot
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 9/09/2014
 2005
Dined on 9/09/2014
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Have a drink on the huge deck while you watch the sunset is one of life's pleasures. And having dinner afterwards at this fine dining spot is the whip cream topping."
Dined on 9/09/2014
 2005
Special Features: good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies
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