Mortar & Pestle

Row 1

130 Main St (btwn 1st & 2nd)
San Mateo, CA
(650) 830-5310
Cocktail, Bar
$ $
Mon–Thu: 4:00 PM–11:00 PM Fri–Sat: 4:00 PM–Midnight Sun: 4:00 PM–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Sitting at the bar is awkward. Sit at one of the tables.
  • Interesting drinks and a nice selection of beers. Plus you can munch on some good Indian food if your hungry.
  • Escape from the bay cocktail
  • Great little bar in the back of Curry Up Now with unique cocktails
  • Experimental indian food....try the naughty naan and tau the dude
  • Try the Annika's Grove! Tastes like a mango lassi
  • Get the Mayan Calendar! Smoky, spicy, and full of flavor!
  • Expertly made cocktails located in the back of curry up now.
  • Good for one person, couples, or small groups. The eponymous Mortar & Pestle is a pretty strong drink.
  • Bangalore old fashioned and some sexy fries and sriracha popcorn.
  • Dive straight to the bar. Their cocktails are awesome.
  • Very well crafted cocktails here. The places is small and does get packed though, especially on weekends.
  • Great cocktails
  • Ambika's grove was yummy, much better than I was expecting.
  • Land of Milk and Honey is for people who like the flavor of yogurt soju! Delicious!
  • Social hour drink specials 3-6 daily and 9-11 sun -thurs
  • Great novel cocktails, friendly staff
  • Try the Junkyard Hard - it is their take on a mojito :-)
  • Amazing drinks plus you can order food from curry up now at the bar!
  • Grab a craft beer or an artisan cocktail and order all four chaat offerings from the Curry Up Now menu.