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Emperor Norton's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza
7058 Santa Teresa Blvd, San Jose, CA 95139-1348
+1 408-226-4424
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor30%
  • Terrible0%
2 days ago
10 Aug 2018
“Good food, great service”
Closed Now
Italian, Pizza
€€ - €€€
7058 Santa Teresa Blvd, San Jose, CA 95139-1348
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Waited 30min. For two half sandwiches! Then waited long time to get bill. Not the place to go when on lunch time. Food okay.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Roseysee
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Traffic was horrible so we decided to stop for dinner before making the trek south. I'm so glad we did. Quick service and delicious food. For openers, I had the Minestrone soup and it was very tasty. Lots of chucky vegetables and the broth was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Perriknows
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Went with work group. Had pitchers of beer and appetizers were decent. Soup was good as well. I had chicken Alfredo and it was really good. So much I couldn't finish. Not many of us did. Service was good wait staff was young but aimed...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Crashman1000
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Emperor Norton's was our 'safe' destination for Italian comfort food. While my son and I generally ordered pizza and salad, my wife ordered spaghetti and meatballs. Service was good. Food was at least as good as the previous owner. Upgrades included replacing plastic cups with...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank ColonelLarrySanJose
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Emperor Norton's Italian Restaurant had been my favorite place to get my favorite pizza for years...until now. Haven't been at the place for about a year and noticed all the people were new, and apparently under new management. I quickly noticed the new Emperor of...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Morgan L
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This restaurant was staffed by very lovely people. It's a shame the food was very poor and cold. The service was prompt and served with a smile though.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank alaskastephanie
Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

We've been going to them for the past 7yrs and within the past 2yrs the service time for phone order pick up is not consistent (usually we end up waiting an extra 10-15mins on top of the 25 mins), and we would have missing orders...More

Thank Desiree L
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Have been going to Norton's for pizza for many years as it is close by, and pizza is good, and they make 'white' pizza which is hard to find in California. As the location is sort of out of mainstream, I frequently find it sparsely...More

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank Christie C
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Their food is great, great ambiance, wonderful italian food

Date of visit: May 2012
Thank CorporateSkirt
Reviewed 29 May 2012

If you are looking for original Italian food this is the place! We visited with some friends and had some good food with some good friends. We'll be back!

Date of visit: December 2011
Thank deadgrassdog
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
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16:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7058 Santa Teresa Blvd, San Jose, CA 95139-1348
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-226-4424
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Welcome to Emperor Norton's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria, a San Jose dining tradition for over four decades. Visit us today and discover why this family-owned and operated restaurant continues to remain a favorite destination for our neighboring communities and beyond. In addition to our extensive menu choices, we offer catering services and banquet facilities.
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