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any dining suggestions for this area? we will be staying at the best western grosvenor hotel, 380 s. airport blvd

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  1. There is a decent Vietnamese place called Petite Camille or something like that on El Camino in Millbrae. Standard Vietnamese. Also, Kincaids on the Bay, although is a corporate type place, still has pretty good stuff--seafood and meats. Not my favorite, but reliable.

    1. Strangly enough I know of a place. I live in SF and had to meet someone close to the airport. This place is on the water near SFO. It's old school steak house interior and was jamming. The food was pretty darn good.

      Kincaid's Bayhouse

      (650) 342-9844
      60 Bay View Pl, Burlingame, CA 94010

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      1. re: Lori SF

        Kincaid's is a chain. Despite the different names, Horatio's in San Leandro and Skates on the Bay in Berkeley are basically branches of Kincaid's.

        http://www.r-u-i.com/rest.php

      2. i'd make my way over to broadway st. hotaru, sushi sam's, yum.

        max's opera cafe is on airport blvd i believe. maybe a 'last resort' to many but i'd go there.

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        1. re: wchane

          I heard today that Max's was just renovated, I don't think they'll have the same menu.

          If you're willing to a bit further south, there are quite a few places in Burlingame (on or just off Burlingame Ave):
          Crepevine (casual)
          Steelhead Brewery (casual)
          Sakae Sushi

        2. If you do a search you will find lots of posts on Hong Kong Flower Lounge in Millbrae, just a few minutes and one exit south of the SFO airport. If for any reason you don't have a car, take your hotel shuttle back to the airport, get on BART, and go one station to the end at Milbrae: HKFL is right across the street. It is mentioned most often for dim sum, but I've enjoyed dinner there too.

          If ou want something cheaper, check out Broadway Bistro a few blocks away, on Broadway. Chinese and American dishes: I had a decent hot pot there the other night which I will post on seperately, soon...

          1. In South San Francisco is an oustanding taqueria, Taqueria La Morena on Baden Avenue. Along or close to El Camino, from South San Francisco to Millbrae, is a great vietnamese restaurant in the Bayhill Shopping Center off of San Bruno Ave (vietnam village), Tribu Grill (filipino), Rib Shack (next to Tribu), Zen Peninsula, China Family Bistro, the Kitchen, and Fook Yuen (all on El Camino in Millbrae), In and Out Burger on Millbrae Avenue, and Juban (japanese yakiniku), Mivan (middle eastern), and Rocca (italian) on Broadway in Burlingame.