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The Old Spaghetti Factory

51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
+1 408-288-7488
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (32 reviews)
“spumoni” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here for the first time 35 years ago with my Family. I was one of the very few to play Super Pac-Man arcade before twitch came out.The Spaghetti was Al 'dente is was the best spaghetti in town from a kid's point of...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eat at this restaurant with your children/grandchildren since it is big and noisy. Have low expectations so you won’t be disappointed. Make reservations. Waitress didn’t know about the senior menu or what was on it. Relax with an Old Fashion.

Thank Travelingpat2013
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I am not one to dine at chain restaurants but we had a group and it was close to the Tabard Theatre so I was dragged along. The place was packed; the decor was very nice. As or the food, not my type. The chicken...More

1  Thank Marfak
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time here or at any spaghetti factory. I️ had the chicken Marsala that was amazing. Amazing. My daughter had the chicken Alfredo kids meal. The kids meal still came with a very generous salad and the ice cream.

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I came bak here after a bad experience last time. I sat right at the bar this time, I arrived at 930pm right before closing so felt bad but the bartender was very welcoming, she helped me make my choice and kept my Ice Tea...More

Thank Jarod M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was located downtown and is very good. It has a 3 course meal for one price. This has a parking garage located across the street and they validate the parking. Our server was very good and attentive. We had the ravioli and fettuccine alfredo....More

1  Thank mgannonrph
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted a nice Italian dinner. Seated quickly but took 15 minutes to get anyone to come to the table then took 10 minutes more to get a glass of really bad tasting water. Server was uninterested in his job from my opinion. Ordered chicken parm...More

Thank aloiii
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Decent food, great for large groups, always a good time. Know there is always a wait at peak times but they move people through very quickly. .

Thank finetimesforme
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My son was attending a developers conference in San Jose and we spent most nights in the San Pedro Market area. One late afternoon we went to the Old Spaghetti Factory for an early dinner. The food was okay but not great. I did like...More

Thank Earl C
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The good was not bad, but not terribly modern and and as flavorful as most Italian restaurants I have been to. I had the lasagna. It tasted a little bland, it was plentiful.

Thank Michael D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-288-7488
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