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Village California Bistro and Wine Bar

378 Santana Row, #1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2039
+1 408-248-9091
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“baked brie” (3 reviews)
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378 Santana Row, #1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2039
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is so sad that the service was probably the worst I have experienced in a very long time. So sad, because the food was excellent. I feel bad for the chef who is working hard in the kitchen, preparing creative dishes with fresh local...More

Thank kpenning
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Four of us walked in for an early dinner. The house Cabernet was great. I had the pulled pork. A nice preparation well browned , pinto beans, some plantin slices, and pickled onions. My companion had beef rib tips, which were excellent . Another had...More

Thank O7011TOthomasc
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Great place to eat on Santana Row. We went with our big family group and found something that satisfied everyone. the service was excellent - fast, attentive, and happy to take pictures of us. The Twice Pulled Pork and the Ravioli were special favorites. Highly...More

Thank Cstrasser
Reviewed 10 July 2017

While a nice setting - particularly the outside portion on Santana Row, this restaurant offers a limited menu. A good number of appetizers and small plates, but very few entrees (I recall 7 total) The menu is seasonal. There was not wait, and the restaurant...More

Thank flintgm
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Service was very quick, and food quality was good. Had the eggs benny, and partner had poached eggs with bacon. Both were good, and the pile of bacon provided was more than ample. Benny was excellent, with great hollandaise. It was served on a pastry,...More

Thank lokiguy
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Good food spanning from pasta dishes to meat and fish. The prices are reasonsble and the service was good

Thank Giuseppe B
Reviewed 28 March 2017

the food is delicious and desserts as well. the restaurant enviroment is very nice, the waiter was very friendly

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Updating my recent review after an my wife's visit this morning. She was having brunch with a friend, and when it came time to pay the bill, gave the server her credit card. When the server returned with the check, my wife noticed her credit...More

Thank ro953
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stopped here for dinner wanting a light meal - this was perfect. The baked Brie was divine to share, we both had salads - Grapefruit Salad with Salmon, and Cesar Salad with Beef - they were so good, very well prepared and great quality....More

Thank CookGang
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Sit outside when the weather is nice. Short but good menu. Nice wine list. Good, knowledgeable service.

Thank Harry T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 378 Santana Row, #1035, San Jose, CA 95128-2039
    (Winchester & Stevens Creek)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-248-9091
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