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The Old Spaghetti Factory

51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
+1 408-288-7488
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (31 reviews)
“spumoni” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted a nice Italian dinner. Seated quickly but took 15 minutes to get anyone to come to the table then took 10 minutes more to get a glass of really bad tasting water. Server was uninterested in his job from my opinion. Ordered chicken parm...More

Thank aloiii
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Decent food, great for large groups, always a good time. Know there is always a wait at peak times but they move people through very quickly. .

Thank finetimesforme
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My son was attending a developers conference in San Jose and we spent most nights in the San Pedro Market area. One late afternoon we went to the Old Spaghetti Factory for an early dinner. The food was okay but not great. I did like...More

Thank Earl C
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The good was not bad, but not terribly modern and and as flavorful as most Italian restaurants I have been to. I had the lasagna. It tasted a little bland, it was plentiful.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 21 July 2017

good food at a good price close to lots of restaurants if you don't want pastas. Every friday there is a st market outside the place

Thank lagfleur
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We just had my nephew's rehearsal dinner at The Old Spaghetti Factory. There were about 32 of us and the staff handled it beautifully. They were responsive before the event and were kind enough to allow us extra time in our private room during the...More

Thank The1Heath
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We have been here before, but it seems to be getting worse as far as the service goes. We were told that the bar was full service, but I had to go to the bar for our drinks, then again for water. Had to find...More

Thank fly2muchDAL
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Fun place but gets really busy on weekends and summer. Get reservations or be prepared to wait a long time or turned away. Decent parking close and places to wander while you wait. Inside decor is very interesting and quirky. Big busy restaurant but fun,...More

Thank jenstevewest
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We had lunch here while on vacation. The only reason I give two stars instead of one is that the food and milkshake were fantastic. The service was terrible. Our server was Danielle, and it took her several minutes just to come and take our...More

Thank Finalsan
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We had a wonderful dinner with a side of broccoli with brown butter Mizithra cheese. If you haven't tried this you really should. I always get brown butter Mizithra cheese spaghetti, and I still love it, but now I will always get a side of...More

Thank marouth57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-288-7488
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