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The 10 Best Restaurants in San Jose

Updated: February 19, 2021

Finding the finest San Jose restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the best 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 in one place, and make your decision easier than ever.

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Walia Ethiopian Cuisine

African · $14 avg. main dish
San Jose, Rose Garden
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

LUNA Mexican Kitchen - The Alameda

Mexican · $15 avg. main dish
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Kaita Restaurant

Japanese · $10 avg. main dish
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.0

Back A Yard

Caribbean · $15 avg. main dish
San Jose, East San Jose
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Orchestria Palm Court

American · $22 avg. main dish
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Kyusu Burmese Cuisine

Asian · $14 avg. main dish
San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

The Grill On The Alley

American · $40 avg. main dish
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Veggie Grill

American
San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

The Boiling Crab

San Jose, East San Jose
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Willow Street Pizza & Taproom

Pizza
San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 1095134 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 31320 restaurants, and 1539 lists and articles from top sources like Movoto, CultureTrip and AAA. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Movoto - 15 San Jose Restaurants That Will Blow The Taste Buds Out Of Your Mouth, CultureTrip - The 10 Best Restaurants In Downtown San Jose, California and AAA - Three Diamond Restaurant. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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