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Things to do in Foster City

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Warehouse Store
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“Whole sale warehouse, membership required. This is where we shop weekly for major house supply: from food, drink, fruits to bathroom tissues. Everything comes in bigger size.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Walkable and part of a small shopping center with many restaurants, beauty salons and pharmacy.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cantonese Restaurant
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“Authentic Hong Kong street food, $, quick bite, although can be crowded during dinner rush. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“I love their Pizza. Their small size Pizza is large enough for both my husband and I . Their salad is very good as well.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great burgers, fries and shakes. Also a full bar with sports TV screens. Very reasonably priced.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Liquor Store
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  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“the best Chinese Restaurant in Foster city. they 10 pre-made hot pots. there are also many other great dishes. The price is reasonable as well. highly recommended. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
Shopping Mall
“A hub of commercialized stores including Target, Marshalls, Bed Bath and Beyond, World Market, Mimi's Cafe, Hallmark store, several restaurants and coffee shop, Verizon, Dentist, Sports, much more!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Health
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
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“This is a great place to meet people and hang out! Marlin Cove shopping center has a lot to offer and a simply beautiful place unlike a typical mall! Marlin Cove has just about everything to offer!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“Good for prescription fills, personal care like toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, etc”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“San Mateo County Libraries provide unmatched service to our community members, and we are consistently ranked as one of the best libraries in the nation. Developed through recent strategic planning work, our vision is to ignite growth through transformative experiences, and it is our mission to strengthen our communities by creating an inclusive se”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cantonese Restaurant
“Authentic Hong Kong street food, $, quick bite, although can be crowded during dinner rush. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“I love their Pizza. Their small size Pizza is large enough for both my husband and I . Their salad is very good as well.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great burgers, fries and shakes. Also a full bar with sports TV screens. Very reasonably priced.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“the best Chinese Restaurant in Foster city. they 10 pre-made hot pots. there are also many other great dishes. The price is reasonable as well. highly recommended. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“No-frills spot for tofu stew & other classic Korean dishes, plus Korean vodka & pitchers of beer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend

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