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Southern Kitchen

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
+1 408-354-7515
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (8 reviews)
“hash browns” (5 reviews)
“omelette” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the Southern Kitchen on a Sunday morning, and were happy we did. The food was uniformly very good, including Southern specialties like chicken and waffles, chicken-fried steak, biscuits, grits and sausage gravy. The portions were large and were enjoyed by all.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great breakfast loved the food had a 3 egg omlette with cajun sausage. The omlette was excellent

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Stayed across the street at the Garden Inn and had breakfast at Southern Kitchen. bring your appetite. Felt like I was in the "heart of Dixie". Actually had grits that were properly prepared along with great biscuits. Definitely the place for breakfast!

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 20 March 2018

You can’t visit the USA without experiencing pancakes, bacon and maple syrup, but I hit the jackpot with a their pancake sandwich. Two perfect pancakes, two perfectly fried eggs, four slices of crispy bacon and a pot of maple syrup. Certainly a highlight for this...More

Thank CliveRobin
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Small, even cozy but also busy and noisy. No couple, at anytime, should ever pay over $40 for a breakfast (eggs, toast hash browns and bacon) with juice and coffee - not including tip - unless you're ordering room service from a high-end hotel in...More

Thank MIT629
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at this restaurant since it originally opened in 1993! The original owner has passed away, but it is run by one of her relatives. The food is sumptuous and the service is very quick and efficient, even on the...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 15 November 2017

My wife and I joined another couple at Southern Kitchen on a Sunday in late October 2017. It is a busy place that draws crowds for their large menu of breakfast favorites. Our food was very good and service was efficient. One of our favorites...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Everyone talked about the shrimp and grits (which I'd never heard of) and now I understand why. Parking was a challenge and we had to wait a while but they did a good job getting in our group of 4 adults and two kids. The...More

Thank OdellPeeps
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

So many breakfast choices! And the hot chocolate comes with whipped cream AND sprinkles. Kids dream come true. This is a breakfast dream spot, friendly fast, cozy, great food, good coffee. Something to make everyone happy.

Thank NVRam123
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Busy little spot. Has charm and great food. The waffles are the best! We had the bacon stuffed seeped fries waffle as an "appetizer". Truly something special! The eggs Benedict was good by the yolks were not as runny as I would have liked. Had...More

Thank DebMey11
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27 January 2015|
Response from lhflg | Reviewed this property |
I looked it up on Yelp and it says they do not take reservations. The place is quite small, so I would call them and see if it's possible to get a reservation for a large party like that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-7515
Family owned and operated since 1993. We pride ourselves on great food and even better service. We source high quality ingredients and use local vendors to bring the best food to our customers. We are known for farmfresh, organic comfort food. Come on in we have something for everyone.
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