2019 Best Restaurants with the Best Food in San Jose Area

Top Rated Restaurants
in San Jose

When it comes to reviewing and recommending restaurants, we believe that what is on the plate is by far the most important factor. We rate the food on a 20-point scale. Our take on the décor, service, ambience, wine list and other factors are explored within our full reviews, which are simply a click away.

Presented in alphabetical order, these Top 10 Restaurants earned the highest food ratings in San Jose.
 
A Bellagio
14/20
Authentic Italian fare, professional service and charming atmosphere in downtown Campbell. See More

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14/20
Contemporary Italian cuisine served with a smile and not an ounce of pretense. See More
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Arcadia
15/20
This Michael Mina-owned restaurant inside the San Jose Marriott offers gourmet American cuisine. See More

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Le Papillon
16/20
A cozy dining room and consistently extravagant food are the main draws at this South Bay landmark. See More
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Left Bank
14/20
Chef Roland Passot's lively venue is ideal for traditional French brasserie cuisine. See More

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6/

Manresa

California, Contemporary, Progressive
Manresa
17/20
Wander away from San Francisco for an introspective eating experience that's far from provincial. See More
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Nick's Next Door
14/20
Nick's Next Door is a locals’ hangout that’s worth the trip for out-of-towners. See More
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Parcel 104
15/20
Parcel 104 offers seafood dishes and juicy steaks, complemented by a notable wine list. See More

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California, Contemporary, American
Plumed Horse
16/20
This stalwart for high-end dining in Saratoga offers contemporary California cuisine. See More

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Straits
14/20
An artful blend of Thai, Indian, Chinese and Vietnamese cuisines and one of the best mojitos in the South Bay. See More

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