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“Fabulous!”
Review of Bill of Fare

Bill of Fare
Ranked #228 of 2,454 Restaurants in San Jose
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Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Two friends and I ate at Bill of Fare on a Thursday around 11:00 am. The service was great. The food came quickly and was delicious. We had French toast, pancakes, and omelettes! I highly recommend this "hole in the wall" local joint!

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Reviewed 19 April 2014

We discovered this restaurant on one of our annual visits to the area and now we must visit every time we come. We like the fact it isn't a chain and is located in a very understated location. But, what brings us back is the food. The portions are huge. The fresh squeezed orange juice is delicious and their french toast is epic. When you arrive, remember to take a number and write down the number in your party. There is usually a 15-20 minute wait due to the popularity of the restaurant.

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

We loved this place in our first visit(we went by the yelp reviews) and always think we should encourage family owned businesses. Bummer! there it was big disappoint and holiday or weekend spoiler.
The waitress was rude. She kept eating her food (using both hands) in between moving around to take orders and deliver the food from the kitchen. Her plate was at the entrance throughout the 30mins and she kept eating and even shook hands and touched people, chairs and menu cards as and when people came-in. Yuck!! I really wanted to click a picture and post it on yelp. After this the orders weren't made as we asked. And they arrived really late (3 families who ordered after us got their food before us and they paid and left, after which our order arrived!). When we complained about this to the owner at the end she was very rude and said, 'OKAY!'. We had the same experience the previous time too, but that weekend it was very full and completely crowded. But today was a slow day, but they were at their worst. No more chances!

Thank azza u
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Reviewed 16 November 2013

A modest, hole-in-the-wall establishment serving standard coffee shop favorites: pancakes, omelettes, bacon & eggs...boasts a large menu and efficient, friendly service. Good for simple, hearty breakfasts at reasonable prices.

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Thank crazyeses
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Reviewed 20 May 2013

The place is a standard issue diner with random decor and furniture. The bathrooms are outdoors. The orange juice was hailed as amazing, but was entirely too sweet and lacked acidity to give it more taste. The hash, although lauded on yelp, was out of a can. The only truly tasty breakfast dishes, and my party of five ordered a variety, was the Swedish pancakes. These pancakes are more like thick crepes, rolled into rolls with preserves in the middle. I highly recommend this dish if you are eating here. Although, I am sure there are more delectable breakfast places in San Jose.

Thank Brooklynite_Abroad
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