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Food and restaurants in East San Jose, Evergreen Valley

Top restaurants

Bar
“Live music venue with Cajun Foos and bar; performers range from experimental to funk to classic jazz. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the San JoseImprov delivers a mix of A- list comedy, food and cocktails within. a historical theatre setting. The club regularly hosts A list talents such as, Paul Rodriguez and Arsenio Hall. The Improv is available to host private events and has an 800 person capacity.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
“Korean bbq with all you can eat at a great price. Waiting hour could be from 1-2 hours long. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There is a Scenic Drive as you head up to the Grandview. The food and service are off the chart!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Serves food until Midnight. It has been around forever. Old fashioned Italian food. The waiter in a tuxedo.. more spaghetti than you can eat. (Not fine dining however, but nastalgic!)”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There are multiple locations in San Jose, so find the one that's most convenient for you. If you are a fan of the taco truck style of food and service, you'll like La Vic's. Affordable, quick, and tasty. Try the orange sauce, it's a local favorite. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
“These guys are 1/3 high quality deli, 1/3 retail, and 1/3 bar! I go here to sit and have a draught beer, while munching on some fresh meats and cheeses from their charcuterie selection, and head home with a bag of pappardelle to cook at home.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
“Rated as one of the best Vietnamese restaurants in the area. Good bar, food and service. Just 3 blocks from the cottage.”
  • 8 locals recommend

Cafes

Cafe
“For all you coffee connoisseurs, Philz is the place for you. It's a local chain that serves unique and artful coffee blends, and a selection of teas. My favorite is the Yerba Mate served Philz style with honey and fresh mint leaves.”
  • 23 locals recommend
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  • 5 locals recommend
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  • 4 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
“Really good, chewy bagels. Just 2 blocks from the cottage. They also have muffins, croissants, juices and espresso coffees.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
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  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Hand made tortillas, and excellent chips and salsa! Try the enchiladas or roast chicken.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“BAKED GOODS & CAKES: Local's favorite! Their burnt almond cakes go out very quickly. Don't be fooled by the small store look, go inside and give it a try!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
“Really good, chewy bagels. Just 2 blocks from the cottage. They also have muffins, croissants, juices and espresso coffees.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Rollo's Donuts is also on the corner of Backesto park. It's a nice walk and a great bike ride. They make the best breakfast sandwiches (but we bring our own coffee to enjoy in the park).”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great pastry, cakes, cookies and bread—both traditional and Mexican specialties. Try the creamy flan, fruit-filled empanadas and bearclaws, yum. Plus amazing sandwiches. In other words: cheap breakfast, lunch, coffee break or late night snacking! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
“There breakfast croissant sandwiches are some of the best I've ever had. They also have delicious espresso drinks.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Delicious pastries. Also serve coffee, tea, and boba drinks. There's always a long line so expect a little wait at the register. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great pastries, sandwiches, soups, and salads with a great view of the hills. ”
  • 1 local recommends