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Par 3 at Poplar Creek

  • Address:
    1700 Coyote Point Drive
    San Mateo, CA 94401

Offering fast-service and a friendly atmosphere, the newly renovated restaurant at the Poplar Creek Golf Course located in San Mateo serves Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner daily, plus their famous “POPLAR HAPPY HOUR", Monday through Friday from 4:00pm -6:00pm.

The Par 3 restaurant has unique floor-plan that allows for a variety of seating options. They are more than your average golf course restaurant. Whether you’re looking for a delicious meal after a long day, or to watch your favorite Bay Area sporting team on one of the flat screen TVs, Par 3 has it all! The restaurant’s full-service bar offers a fun and casual environment with 10 beers on tap including popular craft brews, house wines, assorted spirits and a fun HAPPY HOUR MENU. Dine in the restaurant, or enjoy the weather and dine al fresco under the umbrellas, café lights and cozy fireplaces on their large wrap-around PET-FRIENDLY patio overlooking the golf course. They also have fun lawn games on the patio such as corn hole and lawn pong to entertain you while you lounge and sip your cocktails.

The Lodge is Par 3’s event space for group events. Located at the end of a beautiful green fairway on the Poplar Creek Golf Course they can host an intimate dinner for 20 as successfully as a corporate cocktail party for 450 and many other options in between! Their attentive and knowledgeable staff is committed to helping you create an event that is not only unforgettable but reflects your personal style and budget.

Private Dining Spaces Available:

THE LODGE Reception capacity of 250 banquet seating, and up to 450 cocktail style.

Outdoor Terrace - Reception capacity 100, seated 80

Par 3 Restaurant – reception 100, seated 100


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  • Cost: $$$
  • Large Group: 100+ people
  • Meals Served:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    • Lunch
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  • Parking Options:
    • Parking lot
    • Self
  • Accept Credit Cards:
  • Cuisine:
    • American/Californian
    • Breakfast
    • Brunch
    • Cafe
  • Private Dining and Banquet Rooms:
  • Semi-Private Dining and Banquet Rooms:
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  • Takeout Available:
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Meeting Facilities
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Meeting Rooms
  • Description Adding to the great experience that Poplar Creek Golf Course offers, Par THREE welcomes both golfers, neighbors and the nearby business community.

    ​Adjacent to the patio, our elegant ballroom has a beautiful view of the golf course through our floor to ceiling windows and can accommodate a variety of large groups. The space features hardwood-like flooring and large picture windows that allow for natural lighting and views of the emerald fairways. With an outdoor golf course lawn or terrace wedding ceremony site and stunning reception facilities, Par THREE is the perfect place to host your WEDDING.

    The banquet facility also offers catering for CORPORATE EVENTS such as luncheons and HOLIDAY PARTIES, GOLF TOURNAMENT BANQUETS and OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS.
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Reception Capacity 550
  • A/V (In-house) true
  • WiFi true
  • Banquet Capacity 250
The Lodge
  • Banquet Capacity: 250
  • Reception Capacity: 450
Outdoor Terrace
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 100
Par 3 Restaurant
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 100