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Bijan Bakery and Cafe

170 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2360
+1 408-971-8000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (17 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
“pastry” (6 reviews)
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170 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2360
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife is a native Parisian and very particular about croissants. She found these among the best she has ever eaten (I concur!). We took ham and cheese and spinach croissants to eat for lunch on the plane home — a move I would highly...More

Thank rgl201
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Took ages to get the coffee.. so long in fact it was cold by the time I got it, and as for the 'pastry' let's just say soonest forgotten, the better!

Thank Moinoniin
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Everything looked SOOOOO GOOD! We tasted the muffins, scones and delicious shortbread type cookies with a pistachio center.

Thank anybody_10
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Bijan (both at this location and at the Kiely location) are wonderful -- rich, filling, and creative. I had a stuffed pastry with mushrooms and cheese for breakfast, along with coffee. While I didn't feel overly full, I wasn't hungry for hours afterwards. They have...More

Thank SJChristine
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Upscale downtown bakery convenient to Fairmont hotel. A large array of lovely pastries and cakes with beautiful presentation. I needed something to bring with me when I was invited to a dinner at someone's home, and the cake I brought was a big hit.

Thank lifeisforlearning
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I had the Salami Panini and Black forest Cake. Both were very enjoyable. Came from the Convention Center and it was easy to get to. They have sandwiches and some deli salads to the right of the entrance. We actually went across the way because...More

Thank Connie12
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Conveniently located on Paseo de San Antonio at the foot of the Fairmont South Tower, this is a great place to grab a delicious pastry and a cappucino before heading to whatever convention you're heading to at the McEnery Center, or the SJ Museum of...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I used to really like this place when I would stay in San Jose. However, they really need a clean up and fresh cleaning. Blended Ice coffee was terrible. They are known for pastries and those are still pretty good but pricey.

Thank slhawk
Reviewed 21 July 2018

There were a lot of desserts to choose from, it's unfortunate that the staff doesn't know what they are and isn't really helpful. We stopped in while visiting the downtown area and wanted to take dessert with us.

Thank kimstamps
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This place has fancy desserts and pastries. Located across from Fairmont Hotel in downtown San Jose CA.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2360
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-971-8000
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