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Chevys Fresh Mex

) #1,080 of 1,896 Restaurants in San Jose €€ - €€€ Mexican
5305 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
+1 408-266-1815
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Not our favorite meal out”
1 week ago
“Happy Hour”
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5305 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This could have been an enjoyable restaurant experience, but our server, Jorge V. was far from pleasant. We ordered nachos Grande with the intent to possibly order more. Our order took an inordinate about of time to be received. Our server, Jorge V, kept coming...More

Thank Bay-Area-Grandma
Reviewed 1 week ago

It took over 20 minutes to receive my "Warriors" nachos even though there were few customers. The service was also quite slow and incomplete.

Thank Choc18Chip
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for happy hour. The chips and salsa is free and great. We ordered a double order of chicken wings and nacho's. Both were very good. We had to sit in the bar area and the service was very slow. It wasn't that...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Men's bathroom and employees came out of stall and proceeded to exit the bathroom with out washing his hands. As I step out side myself and ask this person are you the manager and he replied "Yes". I mention what I...More

Thank Matusla
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We interacted with numerous employees who were quite conscientious and polite. This atmosphere was very refreshing plus the food was exceptional.

Thank Choc18Chip
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We were greeted and seated in a booth rather quickly today for our lunch. Our Server Margarita: Margarita is AMAZING! She is so Smiley and so Attentive! It's so rare for me not to have to ask for something during a meal when we eat...More

Thank DisneyQueenbee
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

A chain like this should have food and service dialed-in. There were long waits, even though many tables were empty. Need more bus boys too. Service was not attentive and everyone around us just seemed uncomfortably in a hurry, but yet the service was not...More

Thank hoteljunkies
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We went to this place on our visit to US.My daughter wanted us to try some mexican food and hhence we were here.Iam a strict vegetarian and hence apprehensive about trying new things.However i managed to eat some vegetarian food and it was ok.The restaurant...More

Thank chandra shekar s
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We love the fresh hot tortillas at Cheve's, as well as the great salsa and super thin hot chips. We often get the fajitas which are sizzling hot and wonderful. Great place at a reasonable price.

Thank Punaluu601
Reviewed 7 December 2015

We went to Chevy's Fresh Mex on the Almaden Expressway in San Jose for dinner. Service was fair, not great... we requested no cheese and some of our dishes came with cheese.... the problem was corrected, but if we had a food allergy, it could...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5305 Almaden Expy, San Jose, CA 95118-3603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-266-1815
  • E-mail
When we think Chevys Fresh Mex, we go to our happy place; fun-lovin’ guests, fajitas & margaritas, and the freshest food, always from scratch. Founded in 1986 in Alameda, California, Chevys is an ultra-casual restaurant concept that offers guests an array of freshly prepared Mexican dishes in a relaxing atmosphere. Similar to other Real Mex restaurants, Chevys prepares its dishes daily from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. Chevys is a national brand with locations in 8 states. Chevys' store base includes 39 Company-owned restaurant locations and 16 franchised restaurants. With more than 25 years of successful operations, Chevys is the most widely recognized Mexican casual dining brand in northern California, and is the second largest Mexican casual dining brand in California in terms of number of restaurants, behind El Torito. Designed to offer a fiesta for the senses, where every experience is fresh, fun and full of flavor, the concept is focused on the execution of its trend-setting Fresh Mex® menu and continuous innovation. Chevys uses a "Fresh Mex®" pledge which underscores the Company's promise that all products are made daily from scratch.
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