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The 6 Best Cheesesteaks in San Jose

Updated: March 13, 2021

Figuring out which ones are San Jose’s best restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the top restaurants, we checked out the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Amato’s Cheesesteaks

American · $19 avg. main dish
San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Cheese Steak Shop

American
San Jose, Santa Teresa
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Philly’s Cheesesteaks & Wings

San Jose, North San Jose
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Hoagie Steak Out

American
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

Sara’s Kitchen

American
Santa Clara
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

New Jersey’s Restaurant

American · $18 avg. main dish
Campbell, West Campbell
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 28738 San Jose restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 San Jose restaurant reviews, and 1899 lists and articles – looking closely at what CultureTrip and Movoto had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in CultureTrip - The 9 Best Restaurants In Santa Clara and Movoto - 15 San Jose Restaurants That Will Blow The Taste Buds Out Of Your Mouth. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Feastfox gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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