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Il Fornaio

302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
+1 408-271-3366
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (45 reviews)
“bread” (40 reviews)
“carpaccio” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was good. Service was a little impersonal. You can get a quick meal after a long day of meetings

Thank MeadowsAC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food on a Sunday, but horrible service. We went to Il Fornaio for lunch with some friends before a show. The service was atrocious this time. We sat down and it took over ten minutes for water to be brought to the table. I...More

Thank Alexa C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant was busy, but the service is always good and the food excellent. Managers attentive and staff friendly.

Thank rosaiselacotija
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upscale price but not operated that way. Management sat at bar with customers taking employee complaints and complaining. At 8pm they were all sharing tips, complaining. The food was okay at best and the warm cake was ice cold. When they fixed it, it collapsed....More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Il Fornaio is an independent restaurant in the Hyatt in downtown San Jose right next to the Fairmont Hotel and the.Marriott. It is a well run tasteful spot with solid restaurant. Good wine list and servers are professional. It has good access to the street...More

Thank expectquality1942
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy casual atmosphere but is busy and you do need to book if you want a table although there are some nice high top tables in the middle that offer options for those without a reservation Good quality food with plenty of options that were...More

Thank DrNic1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As title says the food was good but the service was slow pace so not a good place of you are in a hurry. Also, food portions vary a lot based on what you order so make sure you asked the server.

Thank drive_fly_stay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Elegant Italian breakfast and full bar service. Excellent customer service. Beautiful decor. Pricey but worth it.

Thank Trea9mm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service wasn't exactly speedy at Il Fornaio. Food quality was better than Arcadia, situated across the street, but half the price. Go figure. Westin restaurant (Il Fornaio) vs Marriott restaurant (Arcadia).

Thank RDwarrior2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here with a group of a conference. Food was good although I found it not exceptional. The menu for the private dining was good, enough choice. We could have used an enthusiastic Italian waiter to explain the menu and the wines better.

Thank ErikVollebregt
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Questions & Answers
31 March 2016|
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Response from Nick A | Property representative |
We do have a great happy hour. It's M-F 4pm - 6pm.
Selwyn W
24 March 2016|
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Response from Nick A | Property representative |
The hotel offers valet parking, but there is also parking in the San Jose Convention Center lot and 2nd Street garage. We validate those lots for two hours.
25 April 2015|
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Response from Nick A | Property representative |
Yes, you can bring in your own wine. Our corkage fee is now $20.00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
    (San Carlos St.)
  • Public Transportation: City bus stops are located nearby
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-271-3366
  • E-mail
Il Fornaio means "The Baker" in Italian. This award-winning restaurant offers an authentic and unique dining experience. Specialties include wood-fired rotisserie and grilled meats, poultry and game; housemade pastas; pizzas from an oak wood burning oven; fresh salads and housemade soups; a wide variety of desserts; and fresh baked bread made daily from scratch. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2013.
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