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Bill's Cafe

1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
+1 408-294-1125
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (34 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
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Reviewed yesterday

Portions tend to be large at Bill's Cafe. My patty melt was delicious, and the accompanying chicken soup also was very good. The atmosphere is casual, and the restaurant obviously is a favorite of the locals.

Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 2 days ago

food and service is great. A very busy place especially on the weekends call ahead if you have a big party. Patio seating a little crowded but nice atmosphere.

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were looking for local breakfast places and move away from chains and to support local businesses. We found Bill's thru many sites and considered going here. We were not disappointed. Food was really good and the prices were very reasonable. The portions are huge...More

Thank Eduardo F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch on the patio. Excellent food service happy day The menu has a great assortment of foods to choose from. Never disappointed

Thank hairbabe55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food with generous amounts! I don’t eat as much as I used to so I’m happy to report that they offer half size portions of their omelettes.

Thank cherylmE1622JL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant has many choices for breakfast and lunch too. I’ve been in the original place which is on Lincoln and Willow street, also the one on Cottle and Kooser too

Thank Yanti D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've only been to the Willow Glen venue where parking can be iffy, but it is worth the bother. The coffee is great, the service is great, the food is great. What more do you want?? Unlike many other breakfast places, they keep your coffee...More

Thank lawrences659
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bill’s is a great place to go to find all of the classic home-style fare. From an enormous breakfast selection, to sandwiches, salads, blood Mary’s and classic chavelaz, they have it allll! ...and more!! Fantastic place to meet with friends and family alike.

Thank KCarderMc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old time restaurant, great service and fantastic food. The portions are huge and the variety of what is offered is great.

Thank V2848LFalanj
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is really amazingly good for homespun cooking especially for breakfast. Nice service, alway accomodating with a smile, good coffee and homey atmosphere to eat in.

Thank Claire B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-294-1125
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