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€€ - €€€Italian
1712 Meridian Ave Ste F, San Jose, CA 95125-5587
+1 408-269-3801
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“italian food” (6 reviews)
“full bar” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
€€ - €€€
1712 Meridian Ave Ste F, San Jose, CA 95125-5587
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are regulars at Fratello's - some of the best Italian food you will find. The house made pasta is a particular highlight. Friendly attentive staff, excellent full bar, and a nice selection of wines. We typically ask for suggestions from the Italian wine listing...More

Thank tbkrivan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like to wait over 45 minutes for your order to be served, this is the place for you. Arrived at 7:15PM, left at 9:30. Water glasses never refilled, pepper never offered for salad, shredded cheese never offered for pasta, had to ask for...More

Thank retiredteach74
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant as a last minute after work dinner with our own wine (which most parties brought in their own wine $20 corkage). Waited to be seated for quite awhile. I believe they were trying, but had a staff front-of-the-house shortage. A large...More

Thank Sharris5001
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Cozy Reataurant with super friendly, yet professional service; warm and welcoming atmosphere. Quality of the food was just as wonderful and unforgivable!

Thank carmenl463
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is my all time favorite restaurant. The food is great, the owner and workers are like family and the regulars welcome me every time I go there.

Thank JanetEFischer
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

But I guess it comes down to personal preferences, taste and peoples experiences. We came here Sunday evening, with friends considering themselves regulars. The place was busy enough for a Sunday evening, the location in a strip mall was a little turn-off, but if that's...More

1  Thank Hines E
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I had read some current review of this restaurant, and was looking forward to trying it. Was pretty disappointed. Plates are quite pricey for the portions. I had the Angel hair pasta special. It was suppose to have clams, shrimp, fresh tomatoes and capers. Very...More

Thank P A M
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Overall, I thoroughly enjoy dining here, but sometimes the food lacks consistency. I love the service and ambiance. The sausage polenta is worth the trip alone. It's a worthwhile experience, but the sausage polenta will keep you coming back.

Thank flatfootfoodie
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Was here to celebrate an early Christmas dinner with family & friends. We had veal dishes, gnocchi, & the young one a pizza, Everyone agreed thee meals were excellent. My veal dish was just perfect. Many of their pasta dishes are made with fresh pasta,...More

Thank travelsbyrail
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Really enjoy this local hangout. The wait staff are knowledgeable and efficient, and the food is very good.

Thank Valary M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Meridian Ave Ste F, San Jose, CA 95125-5587
    (Hamilton Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-269-3801
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