Oak + Violet Restaurant

Take your tastebuds for a ride!

Oak + Violet is our acclaimed dinner restaurant led by Executive Chef Shane Ashley Taberos. Enjoy seasonal dishes made from locally-sourced ingredients, a curated wine list, and craft cocktails. Happy Hour starts at 3pm Monday – Friday, so head on over early for drinks and light snacks.

The café at the beautiful Park James Hotel proudly serves specialty coffee drinks, matcha, and herbal botanical lattes, along with an assortment of freshly baked pastries and delicious breakfast items. We exclusively source beans grown by women-owned and operated sustainable farms and all roasts are certified USDA Organic and Fair Trade.

Menus & Hours

Order takeout by calling 650-304-3880.

O+V Café

Lobby Coffee: 4:30 – 6:30 AM daily
Daily (including holidays): 6:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Oak + Violet Dinner

Monday – Saturday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Oak + Violet Happy Hour

Monday – Friday: 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Aloha Friday Happy Hour

Friday Only: 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Make a Reservation

Use the OpenTable widget below to book your reservation or give us a call at 650.304.3880.

Please note: We are now open for indoor and outdoor dining as well as takeout.


Our courtyard is the perfect place to kick back and relax. Relish in nature after a long day and indulge in a house wine, micro brew or a Pineapple Mint No-Jito. Make sure to top it all off with a delectable dinner or selections from our tapas menu, featuring favorites like our signature Lollipop Buffalo Wings.


Don’t miss out on our revolving specials. Here at Oak + Violet we do specials right. We are proud to carefully curate a new cocktail every holiday season, as well as a holiday menu. Oak + Violet hosts various public and community events, and unique menus are hand-crafted especially for these occasions, so keep your eyes peeled for the next one.


Oak + Violet will come to you, now that we offer event catering. Not only can events take place in our social  meeting space, but your dream event can become a reality on Oak + Violet’s outdoor patio. Menlo Park’s weather is nearly impeccable year-round, so take advantage of the blissful California outdoors and host your next event at our prime Menlo Park location.



We are happy to offer private dining experiences. Private dining is not just for small intimate groups. Our private dining is flexible at Oak + Violet, and we can accommodate groups of various sizes. Whether you’re looking for a quiet dinner, or to plan a private dining experience for a group, make sure to give us a call and make a reservation at your earliest convenience.