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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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American, Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1115 Willow St, San Jose, CA 95125-3158
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Quick, friendly, tasty and always enjoyable. Anything with eggs is great! You may have to wait for a table during peak periods, but worth it!

Thank Don S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This weekend we experienced a long line and wait but a great breakfast. Always reliable and friendly service.

Thank Ron V
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love Bills Cafe in Willow Glen. I can't speak for the other locations but this location has the friendliest staff. Every mother's day for the last 21 years we have come here​ and always get fantastic Service. The food is great and steak...More

Thank Trina H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Bills is excellent the breakfast its fantastic and the service is a 10 I have been eating at bills for over 10 years

Thank Craig B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great breakfasts. This restaurant is the go to place for breakfast and lunch in Willow Glen. There's usually a line out the door

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A local favorite - rustic and charming. Breakfast all day. It was like a typical east coast diner. I had something that is a restaurant speciality. It was a bowl of roasted potatoes with peppers, onions, sausage and egg. Tasty. And there was way more...More

Thank LydiaK313
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Bill's is located in Willow Glen and is SUPER Popular. They are famous for their Greek Lemon Soup ~ and rightfully so. Breakfast is awesome! They served my mother a shot of Bailey's to celebrate her 95th birthday, and the whole restaurant sang to her....More

Thank Stefani1220
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The portions are generous and the outside seating very pleasant. The food is very heavy handed: chicken-fried gobs with steak of gravy. Very salty store-bought bread fingers, my salad was super salty. If you're looking for super heavy and salty American fare, this is your...More

Thank 2Yummy4U
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went for breakfast expecting tough time parking and a wait. Wrong on both counts. Had a great breakfast--we shared a plate of steak and eggs and were both satisfied; the portions were that generous, and service was very prompt as usual. No complaints.

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Been here twice for breakfast and each time I feel like I've returned to the 80's. The menu doesn't seem to have changed and either has the decor. I was hoping to be able to order something on the lighter/healthy side but there really wasn't...More

Thank marglowe3
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
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07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
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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