Chowhounds tell us where they love to eat and drink in Millbrae, California


TeaEver in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Headed south in October to escape the atmospheric river that hit the North Bay hard, I stopped in Millbrae to pick up Chinese take-out and some groceries to shelter in place for up to a week. Since...

Royal Feast | Sichuan and Tanjia Cai in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

The latest and, for me, most thrilling installment of “Find the Sichuan Chef” . . . Chef Zhongyi Liu has returned to the Bay Area! He soft-opened Royal Feast in Millbrae at the end of November. ...

Wonderful --- a Hunan restaurant in Millbrae

by hyperbowler 7 years ago

Wonderful opened a few months ago and serves Hunan food. Service was helpful and nice. A plexiglass wall separates the kitchen from the seating area, so you can see them prep everything. Nice de...

Stick & Steam frozen dim sum special, Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Stick & Steam in Millbrae, a small outpost of the Koi Palace group, is offering frozen dim sum in bulk to steam at home. For orders over $50, a 10% discount is offered. Order by phone or online to ...

Millbrae’s Broadway Bistro

by Melanie Wong 17 years ago

After Saturday’s picnic in Golden Gate Park, I drove to SFO to pick up a friend arriving from London. Hard to believe after the chow day I’d had, but we were to have dinner together. Offered a ch...

Royal Feast is open in Millbrae!

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Two months ago I tried to make Royal Feast my final restaurant meal before the Coronavirus shutdown. But I was a day too late, and posted my fervent prayer that the partners would be able to re-ope...

Char Siu from Cheung Hing in Millbrae

by Melanie Wong 15 years ago

Last night I skidded into Millbrae crossing the threshold at Cheung Hing one minute before the posted closing time of 9:30pm. The red neon "open" sign was still lit. One staff member was sweeping...

Lantern Festival Dinner at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Another late post to fill in the banquet menu picture . . . two weeks after this initial Chinese New Year dinner at Royal Feast, https://www.chowhound.com/post/goodbye-monkey-rooster-chinese-year-b...

Armistice Day Dinner at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Last month a family member asked me to help her order from Chef Liu. I told her the best way was to just give him a budget, a couple days notice, and let him cook for us. Despite my 16+ year hi...

Countdown to the Year of the Boar at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

On Super Bowl Sunday, 11 friends gathered for an epic luncheon at Royal Feast in Millbrae prepared by Master Chef Zhongyi Liu. His celebration menu opened with eight cold appetizers, then eight dis...

Birthday Celebration at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Whenever asked what to order in advance for a special occasion at Royal Feast in Millbrae, my standard answer is always going to be to put yourselves in Master Chef Zhongyi Liu's hands and let him ...

Hong Kong Hee Kee Seafood | Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The flight of the friend I was supposed to pick up at SFO was delayed on Monday. That gave me enough time to slip into newcomer, Hong Kong Hee Kee Seafood, for a late dinner in Millbrae. This is...

Chowdown report: Royal Feast (Millbrae)

by hyperbowler 5 years ago

Twenty-one hounds met up today at Royal Feast to try the cooking of Chef Liu, who delighted many during his years at China Village and recently returned to the Bay Area. Thanks to Melanie for organ...

Extravagant 14-course lunch at 2018 Michelin Bib Gourmand recipient Royal Feast in Millbrae, CA

by vincentlo 4 years ago

For only $40/person inclusive of tax & gratuity, Melanie was able to prearrange a phenomenal 14-course lunch showcasing the talent of Chef Liu and his team at his Royal Feast restaurant next to the...

Chowdown report: Chef Wang (Millbrae)

by geofflee 4 years ago

It was a pleasure being at Chef Wang today for my first ever Chowhound event! Thanks to Melanie for initiating the event. Apologies to anyone else who made this possible whom I failed to thank. ...

Ipoh Garden, Millbrae

by pilinut 8 years ago

Had dinner at this new place last night, and DH and I are quite pleased. They still have the big "Soft Opening" sign, and one should temper one's expectations as far as speed and service go. But ...

Pape Meat Co | Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Until this week, I'd never managed to darken the doors of Pape Meat Company even though it was founded in 1958. I was picking up corned beef, however, the crown jewel here seems to be the dry aged ...

Goodbye Monkey, Hello Rooster Chinese New Year Banquet at Royal Feast in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

A couple days before the start of the Year of the Rooster, our group of 20 gathered to try one of the banquet menus at Royal Feast in Millbrae. Six cold plates were presented as a first cou...

Tai Wu Millbrae

by RWCFoodie 8 years ago

Just heard that the new Tai Wu in Millbrae will have it's Grand Opening March 25 or so... Interesting bit of info I got from a friend with insider access. (I can't confirm or deny this info): "...