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Spencer's for Steaks and Chops

2050 Gateway Pl, San Jose, CA 95110-1001
+1 408-437-2170
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
PRICE
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2050 Gateway Pl, San Jose, CA 95110-1001
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

I had tried soup and calamari at this location last year while attending a conference. The experience was exceptional and overall an excellent venue for formal sit down.More

Thank ZJ-161718
CookieonArrival, General Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear ZJ-161718, We are happy to hear how much you enjoyed the food and dining experience at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops. We look forward to welcoming you back to our restaurant next time your travels bring you to the area. Sincerely, Michael Silver Spencer's...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This is not your typical "good" hotel restaurant. Located inside the Doubletree Hotel, Spencer's is an exceptional steakhouse, featuring 21-day aged PRIME beef. The service is everything you would expect from a top rated steakhouse. They were gracious and able to serve up a tasty,...More

Thank Amy G
CookieonArrival, General Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Amy, Thank you for joining us for a meal at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops. We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your meal. Our culinary team is always able to accommodate guests with dietary restrictions and we are happy your experience...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

While on business stopped here for a quick dinner. I was a little worried based on the reviews but still went and ate at the bar. The food came extremely quick and was delicious. The bread was amazing!!! The server wasn't as accommodating to other...More

Thank Caroline R
CookieonArrival, General Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Caroline, Thank you for your taking the time to share your review with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience and the customer service you received at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops. Please keep us in mind next time...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Food is amazing, steaks always a hit, never had a bad meal here...service is more to the slow side.....highly recommend if you have the time to be super leisurely.

Thank SG200-2017
CookieonArrival, General Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear SG200-2017, We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant. Thank you for your kind review! Sincerely, Michael Silver General Manager

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Perhaps the worst service I have ever experienced. I arrived at Spencer’s (on May 2, 2017) with two guests and a reservation. We were seated at a square table, with my companions on either side and no one across from me. Fine. First I noticed...More

Thank Dan P
CookieonArrival, Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Dan, Thank you for your feedback. We take pride in our service and the quality of our food. When we don't exceed our guests expectations, I take it to heart. We missed an opportunity with your recent dining experience, from top to bottom. We...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, friendly servers including delicious food. Really liked a lot carrot-apple soup. It was a daily special. Tasty salmon prosciutto club sandwich will be even better if salmon fillet cut was thinner. Sometimes less food on the plate is better.More

Thank mirdob
CookieonArrival, Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Dear mirdob, Thank you for sharing your review with us! We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed the food and overall experience at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops San Jose. Please visit us again soon next time you find yourself in the San...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

This restaurant is in the Doubletree hotel. The food is of a consistently high standard Service is very good Atmosphere a little lacking, but nice surroundings Would definitely recommend

Thank Jim H
CookieonArrival, Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Jim, Thank you for taking the time to share your review! We're happy you enjoyed your recent meal at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops. We look forward to welcoming you back next time you're in the area! Sincerely, Michael Silver Spencer's General Manager

Reviewed 9 April 2017

We were staying at the Double Tree in San Jose for a conference. Tired at the end of the day, we just wanted to eat in the hotel, and expected the usual so-so experience. Spencers was a revelation. They have an excellent menu (mid to...More

Thank JulianSolo
CookieonArrival, Manager at Spencer's for Steaks and Chops, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear JulianSolo, We are delighted to hear that both the food and service you received during your recent dining experience were top notch! Thank you for sharing your review. Sincerely, Michael Silver General Manager

Reviewed 7 March 2017

So this restaurant is located in the Double Tree Hotel and its convenient in many ways. The atmosphere is average at best and the prices are high for what you are getting. Their steaks are average to good and overall the food is fairly mediocre....More

Thank Edunbar3
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My husband picked me up from the airport and we decided to dine here (since I was SO full from the airline food -NOT!). We ordered the calamari without all their fru-fru toppings. It was delicious, light and not greasy. My husband enjoyed his fish...More

Thank alicerabbit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2050 Gateway Pl, San Jose, CA 95110-1001
    (Technology)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-437-2170
Description
Spencer’s for Steaks & Chops offers a sophisticated and approachable dining experience.

Our lunch menu includes our delicious Louise Salad with Blue Lump Crab, our infamous "Shaken Not Stirred" Cobb Salad, our Salmon Fish & Chips and our famous Spencer's Steakhouse Burger.

For dinner, indulge in a 14 ounce Rib Eye, Pan Roasted Mary's Free Range, Ora King Salmon or a delicious Bone-In Filet Mignon. You can choose from an extensive list of side dishes to accompany your meal like our famous Spencer's Hash Browns. Desserts are made fresh daily and include our decadent Crème brûlée, Chocolate Cake and Tiramisu.

Inside of Spencer's restaurant, you will find our 48 Wine Bar. No reservation is necessary for exclusive access to the 48 wines available by the glass, craft beers and handcrafted cocktails offered.
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