Comfort Suites San Jose Airport
1510 N. First St.
San Jose, CA 95112
Phone: (408) 392-9009
Fax: (408) 392-9020
If you are the type who gets bored while waiting for your meal to be prepared, this is the perfect place to dine. Each table has a grill on it, and the chefs prepare the dishes directly in front of you. It is always great to watch them fling the food into your dishes with the accuracy of a diamond cutter. Great meat dishes are found here. Add plenty of sake to complement the food and great service for a great evening out. Highly recommended for its Teppan-yaki specialties, this is a classic, casual Japanese steakhouse popular with locals.
Madhuban Indian Cuisine provides a feast for the senses with recipes sourced from India. The specialties include the Tandoori Saslik, Rack of Lamb, Karari Bhindi and Goan Macral Fish Curry. A variety of poultry, meat and seafood along with a respectable amount of vegetarian dishes constitute the menu, thereby pleasing everyone. The Madhuban Thali is filling, tasty and has a fair representation of everything on the menu at a fixed price. The restaurant has an air of easygoing camaraderie that appeals to most diners. The service is also professional.
The interestingly named Smoking Pig BBQ Company started out with this location, and as of now, they have come up with a second outlet in Fremont. Known for its scrumptious, slow-cooked and juicy barbecued preparations, the Smoking Pig is a gem of Hyde Park region in North San Jose. Delicious offerings at this joint include pulled pork, beef brisket and Bayou hot links; doused in various secret sauces, custom rubs and recipes, and cooked to perfection, Smoking Pig offers a treat like no other. Sides like coleslaw, mashed potatoes and mac n' cheese are pretty good too, whereas combos like Three Meat Plate and are quite affordable, and not to mention drool-worthy! To end the meal, there's a small selection of desserts on offer as well. For the most avid BBQ fan, Smoking Pig will soon become a habit; drop in to see why.
Hunan Taste is a restaurant that specializes in the cuisine of the Hunan province and its surrounding regions in China. This province is situated in the South Eastern region of China and is famous for its spicy food featuring chili peppers, full of intense colors and aromas. This restaurant offers a charming dining room of a light color scheme, with cream-hued walls, tiny framed artworks, light wood paneling and potted plants. Seated in this airy room, guests can start their meal with appetizers such as Fried Dumplings, Meat Pie and Onion Cake. The main course includes Chicken with Black Bean Sauce, Hunan Spicy Lamb, Mu Shi Pork, Curry Prawns, Kung Pao Vegetables and Asparagus with Tofu. Order a side like Steamed Rice or Shredded Chicken Noodles and finish your meal with a dessert such as Coconut Cake.
Togo's Eateries Inc. have more than 350 outlets all over America and they're best known for over 25 varieties of sandwiches they serve. The first Togo's started way back in 1967 and over the years, they have developed their own brand of healthy, gourmet subs. Their San Jose outlet, located on 1st Street offers a range of hot and cold bites, with deli meat, poultry and even veggie fillings wedged between freshly baked artisanal bread. Apart from these scrumptious meals, there is a small selection of salads, wraps and soups available. The offerings here are pretty delectable, wholesome and not to mention, pocket-friendly. Stop by for a quick bite, the joint opens at 10a.
The Sourdough Eatery is a good place to stop by if you wish to have a fresh and hearty no-frills sandwich at affordable prices. This gem of a restaurant has a limited menu which solely focuses on sandwiches, with their freshly baked bread lending a delicious flavor to the sandwich, and flavorful meats making for the perfect combination. They have a beautiful garden at the back, where one can enjoy lunch on their picnic tables and soak in the sun.
The popular Wienerschnitzel chain has charmed its way through Palo Alto, and this downtown outlet is as famed as the brand. If you want to gorge on tasty yet budget fast food, then Wienerschnitzel is your best bet. Here, you can savor treats like Chili Cheese Dog, Chicago Dog, Chili Cheeseburger along with crispy Chili Cheese Fries. There is a separate menu for kids and non-alcoholic drinks too like soda, lemonade and ice tea. For more details, check website.
Foster's Freeze serves a range of classic American fast food - burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches along with deep-fried favorites of all time, such as onion rings, chili cheese fries and French fries. A great spot to catch a quick snack with the entire family, the place also has a selection of desserts - smoothies, soft serves, floats, sundaes and much more, to help finish the meal to your satisfaction. Try their Original Burger along with chili fries, you wont regret it! For the big finish, go for one of their famous Twisters which is basically soft serve topped with your candies and fruits.
@YC is a place for breakfast, brunch, lunch as well as dinner. They serve delicious American specials as well as some Italian classics here. Choose from a plethora of options such as sandwiches, burgers, bagels, salads, soups and more. All of their orders are heavy in size and very light on your wallet; which makes this place ideal for snacking in groups. There is abstract art all around the place and comfortable couches and seats make you feel at home instantly. The place is equipped with televisions and also offers free WiFI service.
The brand International House of Pancakes, generally stylized as IHOP, has over 1500 outlets all around the world. Best known for the wide range of sweet and savory crepes they offer, a lot of their outlets are open all day. Located on First Street, their Downtown San Jose IHOP is one such store that remains open 24 hours. The dining area is clean and well-maintained, the servers are friendly and the overall appeal is relaxed and casual. Conveniently located, IHOP makes for a good place to grab a healthy breakfast or a quick lunch at pocket-friendly prices.
“Taquería” means a “taco shop” in Spanish. Taqueria Corona, situated in Japantown, is popular not only for its tangy tacos but also for its Mexican food in general. It provides a modest and homey ambience but its delicious food takes the cake. Guests can start their meal with soups like Posole (pork soup) and Cosido (beef and vegetable soup). The other soups have meatballs, shrimp, chicken and lamb. Savor appetizers like Tacos Dorados, Chile Colorado and Fajitas De Pollo along with a main course comprising of New York Steak A La Mexicana and Tequila Shrimp. One can also add side dishes for variety, including guacamole, sour cream, tortillas and rice with beans.
If you crave excellent teriyaki delights, then Minato Japanese Restaurant is the place for you. It specializes in teriyaki and the spare ribs are locally famous. Also try the Teriyaki Mackerel or the Salmon. The decor is traditionally Japanese and the gracious and efficient waitresses are an added bonus. Lunch plates go for less than $10, and there are a variety of steamer baskets and donburi bowls. A pleasant and playful atmosphere predominates.