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Bill's Cafe

1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
+1 408-294-1125
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“pancakes” (36 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a very nice family breakfast out on the patio with our dog at our feet yesterday morning, surrounded by other families also celebrating Fathers’ Day too. I had a great crab cake Benedict and my wife had the bread pudding banana French toast....More

Thank andrewkO837CR
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We received an ideal table for our group an deceived excellent service as well. All chose a different item and all were pleased with choices. Parking can be difficult for this popular restaurant.

Thank patsQ1463WG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food looks nice but doesn't taste spectacular. I ordered regular eggs Benedict and it was by far the worst eggs Benedict I ever had. It was bland. The Hollandaise sauce didn't taste like anything and instead of Canadian bacon, my order came with thick...More

Thank L0ve2TravelCanada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great meals! Great service! Several around the San Jose. I ate at the newest one in North San Jose by the new Bart Station.

Thank Jacqueline E
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

OMG, the freshness and quality of the food is outstanding in this place. This is a bit above the boring normal diner food. The attention to detail in their presentation a cut above. But most of all is the freshness and quality of the food....More

Thank Ric F
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The food was good but the service is exceptionally slow. We waited at least 40 minutes to get our food. Multiple groups that came in after us were brought their food first. We likely won't return due to slow service.

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Place was packed! Food worth the wait... nice ppl & good experience. We were not disappointed .. best part, full bar so you can have a cocktail while you wait.

Thank Smoreno1859
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The service was great and the food was tasty. We went for my mom's birthday and when they found out, the staff sang and made sure everyone knew. It was a good time, however, if you want a quiet place that doesn't get crowded, then...More

Thank Cynth H
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Went in for lunch with daughter and sleeping infant. We ordered breakfast; I asked for the "child's mini pancakes" instead of the pancakes you get in place of toast. They were still a bit large for me, but a lot smaller than the ones my...More

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I had lunch at one of Bill's Cafes today. There are soon to be ten cafes in the San Jose area as another is opening soon. I have eaten breakfast and lunch at Bill's cafes many times over the past ten years and they are...More

Thank Peter V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-294-1125
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