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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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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (32 reviews)
“mizithra cheese” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 3 April 2018

Took my niece to a place she'd always wanted to go - The Spaghetti Factory. Turns out it was mediocre food which could be overlooked I guess. It's a little on the expensive side, but what really sealed the deal was the several baby cockroaches...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We met family here while visiting in the area. Sitting in the trolley gave us a little bit of space to talk for an extended time. The kids selections are good and so were the adult entrees.

Thank drwatson32
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Went here on business. Food was as good as in St. Louis, although service was a bit slow. We all got pastas and salad.

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 22 March 2018

My lunchtime Mizithra Cheese and Browned Butter pasta included delicious bread and fresh crisp salad. A small dish of ice cream topped the meal. My server was fabulous and fun to talk to.

Thank Dmurr
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My wife just had her birthday party and chose to have dinner ( for 10) at the Old Spaghetti Factory in down town San Jose, CA. This is the best place for atmosphere, great food, and fabulous service. Meals come with salad or soup, bread,...More

Thank billbL906UG
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

One of our favorite places from where we are from the service was very slow, the brought us our appetizers before we got our drinks, the free bread took a little bit then there was a misunderstanding with my wife’s dinner and when it came...More

Thank S2H1977
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Yes, this place definitely still has decor and atmosphere. Fortunately, we were there early on a Sharks game night or we would have had to wait. Despite other negative reviews about the service, we did have pretty good service although we had to remind our...More

Thank CalGreyNomad
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Called on a Saturday evening for a reservation on Sunday evening after 7 and were told too busy and maybe walk in. Asked for other Italian restaurants nearby and was placed on hold for quite a while and then the music died. Have eaten here...More

Thank craigvegc
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Great food! Great service and it’s also nice eating in the setting they provide!! Great experience for my family

Thank Victor B
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This downtown restaurant, established in 1969, has a wonderful ambiance, is right across from a parking structure, (You can get validation from the restaurant.) and has excellent Italian food made from scratch food. The dinners include soup or salad, the main course, bread with butter,...More

Thank mariamhennessy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, 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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