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4th Street Bowl Coffee Shop

1441 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4716
+1 408-453-1750
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried chicken” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner
1441 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4716
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go to the 4th Street Bowl and Coffee Shop every couple of months to listen to music in the adjacent lounge. We arrive early, grab a table and order lunch. I usually order a Fourth Street Chicken Sandwich with fries and a soda. To...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank lwj
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Unique place for breakfast. Good service, good food and big portions. Lots of time your food is served lukewarm; Here it was served fast and hot. Would definitely go back if in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1129path
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Old dinner restaurant feel with a large option menu. Local place located next to 4points Sheradon hotel. Tasty food in a relaxed atmosphere. Breakfast served all day. Family friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tmail23
Reviewed 11 September 2018

I stumbled upon this place and haven't stopped going. Its a retro style diner with diner fare. The breakfasts are excellent, the Clubhouse & burgers and the most impressive fried chicken all at extremely low prices, you get more than what you pay for. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PeterE1382
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great place for breakfast, a short walk from the Gish station on the light rail. Fast service, large portions, lots of coffee, Hawaiian specialities. Rice instead of hash browns!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PatrickP258
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Okay, this is not a gourmet spot. However, for a bowling alley coffee shop it is very good. Their prices are very reasonable, the service is good, and the restaurant is clean. There is a surprisingly wide selection of food, not just burgers but plate...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank The_Roamer
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The place is where the locals go excellent service great tasting food. Your always leave feeling satisfied and wanting more

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jorgeandrada2
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Spam, eggs and rice is the best. I feel like I am in Hawaii when I come here. It's a great little local place that's been around for decades. You can go to coffee shops in SJ, but this is old school and it has...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great Breakfast and lunch options, feels like a time warp in a good way, prices are a good value for food.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank W9655EGmariag
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

4th street bowl diner is an icon in San Jose. It has been serving to the Japanese community and general public for decades. The diner and bowling alley are steps from Japan Town. The Japanese community have been dining here from the beginning of time....More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Bruce S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 N 4th St, San Jose, CA 95112-4716
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-453-1750
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