The Best Restaurants in San Jose

Jen Marley Bright  |  June 14, 2023

The Best Restaurants in San Jose

San Jose, often overlooked in favor of its more glamorous cousin, San Francisco, has a culinary scene worthy of attention. This sun-soaked city, with its mild climate and tech-driven innovation, is home to a collection of incredible restaurants that cater to diverse palates and price points. From the hole-in-the-wall family recipe joints to the Michelin-starred restaurants, San Jose restaurants are serving up excellent food that's sure to make your day.

The Grandview Restaurant

Sitting atop Mount Hamilton, The Grandview Restaurant offers a fine dining experience. With a stunning panorama of Silicon Valley as the backdrop, the restaurant provides a menu with a diverse selection of locally sourced ingredients and an impressive wine cellar for those special occasions.

The Table

With its inviting ambiance, The Table in downtown San Jose is known for contemporary California cuisine crafted with local ingredients. Here, dishes like free-range chicken served with a house-made sauce, are paired with craft beers or selections from their extensive menu of wines.

KAIYŌ Rooftop

Breathtaking views of downtown San Jose meet an exciting menu at KAIYŌ Rooftop. Known for its fresh seafood and a menu filled with other delicious dishes, diners here can savor the Japanese and Peruvian tastes while enjoying the live entertainment.

SJ Omogari

For those who appreciate authentic Korean cuisine, SJ Omogari offers an extensive menu featuring traditional family recipes. Known for its friendly staff and classic Kimchi, the restaurant has daily specials to please any palate.

Serious Dumpling

Serious Dumpling brings a taste of Shanghai to San Jose with its amazing dim sum. Expect succulent dumplings filled with pork, beef, or veggies and served with various flavorful sauces.

Orchard City Kitchen

Situated in downtown Campbell, Orchard City Kitchen offers a menu that fuses the flavors of Italian, Asian, and American cuisine. Their craft beers and innovative cocktails add an extra touch to the dining experience.

Forthright Oyster Bar & Kitchen

For an upscale dining experience with a casual feel, check out Forthright Oyster Bar & Kitchen. The daily specials often include freshly shucked oysters and a selection of locally sourced dishes.

King's Fish House - San Jose

King's Fish House - San Jose is another excellent choice for seafood aficionados. From its delectable shellfish to its perfectly cooked steak, King's Fish House - San Jose will surely not disappoint.

Flowers Saratoga

Finally, a visit to San Jose would be incomplete without a meal at Flowers Saratoga. The contemporary California cuisine is top-notch, and the ambiance is perfect for special occasions.

About Jen Marley Bright

Jen Marley Bright is a seasoned Broker Associate at Coldwell Banker Realty, certified as a Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. Over the last two decades, she has been celebrated for her professional integrity, superior quality service, and track record of successful real estate transactions. With top-tier expertise in sales and marketing, contract negotiation, and comprehensive knowledge of the local real estate market, Jen is committed to putting her client's best interests first. She has been part of hundreds of residential purchase and sales deals since 2002.

Jen currently lives in Morgan Hill with her family and provides real estate services to residents in Santa Clara, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Sacramento, and Placer County. For those looking to relocate, she can connect clients with the best local agents anywhere in the world through her global referral network at Coldwell Banker Realty. Above all, Jen is dedicated to ensuring her clients' real estate investment experience is enjoyable and rewarding. If you're looking to buy or sell a home or have any questions about San Jose, CA, real estate market, contact Jen Marley Bright today.

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