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The 9 Best Mediterranean Restaurants in San Mateo

Updated: March 13, 2021

Looking for the best Mediterranean food in San Mateo? We did the heavy lifting for you by reviewing all the top review sites to find the 10 best Mediterranean restaurants. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours with ease and spend less time deciding.

Find the perfect Mediterranean restaurant

Pausa Bar & Cookery

Italian · $37 avg. main dish
San Mateo, Central Business District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Vivace Ristorante

Italian
Belmont, Central
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Divino Ristorante

Italian
Belmont, Central
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Rocca Ristorante

Italian
Burlingame
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Saltyard

American
Burlingame
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Capo Mediterranean

Mediterranean
Belmont, Central
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

La Collina Italian Restaurant

Italian
Millbrae
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Millbrae Kebabs And Gyros

Mediterranean · $12 avg. main dish
Millbrae
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Il Fornaio

Italian
Burlingame
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Mediterranean restaurants in San Mateo. We analyzed 1899 lists and articles from top sources like Lyft, AAA and Eater, 28738 San Mateo restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some Feastfox magic to make sense of the madness. These top contenders have appeared in Lyft - Top 8 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in San Mateo, AAA - Three Diamond Restaurant and Eater - San Francisco's 2019 Michelin Bib Gourmands, Mapped. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Parking in the area

Finding parking in San Mateo can be tricky, especially if you are going out for food. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mediterranean spot.

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