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Bill's Cafe on the Alameda

2089 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126-1136
+1 408-244-9085
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2089 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126-1136
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Several Bill’sCafe but I choose this one and wasn’t disappointed! Place was crowded but staff on their A game in taking your order and delivering meal! Quantity as well as quality is awesome! Thank you...

Thank luvslifeinlv
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I wish I would’ve taken a picture of my meal. It was as beautiful as beautiful as a portobello mushroom eggs benedict can be. It was literally cooked to perfection.

Thank Cricket0123
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Yes lived up to the hype. Here come more crowds. 9am on a weekday and the lot is packed. Great bene, great service and a full bar!(?). I can only imagine what the weekends are like here, but there's nothing comparable in this vanilla desert...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I never usually hang out in this part of town- and found myself near the airport at breakfast time so hit the old google search and Bill's popped up. I am glad it did. This is a great place for many kinds of breakfast, and...More

1  Thank Mithra
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The food was really good, but the service is what made the experience. Our server was so genuinely nice.

Thank Sierra R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Had a couple of good hearty breakfasts at Bill's Cafe. The Skillets are massive. The egg dishes are done as ordered. Coffee was good. Service was quick and attentive. They even brought me corn tortillas instead of toast when I said I was GF!

Thank Barbie S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The food is really good and portions are huge! We got there early enough that we got seated right away.

Thank Meagan Y
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I had the protein scramble ant it was very good, it had veggies and apple turkey sausage. It was served with a side of fresh fruit, the perfect choice for me because I don't like a heavy meal to start my day! My husband enjoyed...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, helpful and friendly staff. Our waiter recommended ordering 1/2 a Benedict and 1/2 cinnamon French toast! Delish!!!

Thank Reggit21
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Had lunch - good burger, quick and friendly service. the place was busy but the wait not too long. Left very satisfied. Good cup of coffee.

Thank Amyloidbeta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2089 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126-1136
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-244-9085
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