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Il Fornaio

302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
+1 408-271-3366
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (47 reviews)
“bread” (43 reviews)
“carpaccio” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Besides the food being fresh, flavorful, hot & delicious- the staff was delightful also! Attentive & knew their menu well.

Thank Rishels7
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I choose to have breakfast since the restaurant is right in the Westin. You could tell the minute we walked in they were understaffed. We observed this by listening to other tables and watching the busboys. The silverware was filthy. The waiter...More

Thank Sandy J
Reviewed 4 days ago

A group of eight arranged to meet before going to a concert at SAP Arena; I made the reservation a month ahead, so no problem with the reservation. Since we were in several different cars, everyone actually arrived early (that is a good thing!); the...More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 18 May 2018

WE came to Il Fornaio for Dinner one evening and it was amazing for the different palettes that came to each that evening. Pasta al dente with just tomatoes basil and olive oil, great fish dish for another, our met eater was not disapponted and...More

Thank DrAudreyReed
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Ate at I’ll Fornaio again last night with guests. Favulous Italian table with fun desserts. Excellent service. Price very reasonable. The only problem is outside street people....shameful.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

While staying in town for a conference, we enjoyed breakfast on multiple occasions. Each time, the service was fast and courteous, the meals were served promptly and with accuracy of temperature, and each dish was delectable. From their take on Eggs Benedict, to fluffy pancakes,...More

Thank SBC75
Reviewed 8 May 2018

My husband and I were going to the STOMP concert at the San Jose Center for Performing Arts. We thought we would have dinner before the 6 pm performance. We told the waitress we wanted to take our time since we had time to spare....More

Thank Fran G
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I needed pasta for a race I ran here in San Jose. Service was good and food arrived in a timely manner. I ordered the fettuccine special and my husband ordered the vegetarian pizza. Both were ok.

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Classy downtown San Jose location in the Westin Hotel. This is the site of the historic Sainte Clare Hotel and the old sign is still on the building- very cool. We usually go to diner here while attending a theater performance in San Jose. The...More

Thank 408Steve
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We hosted our Awards Dinner at the Westin Hotel catered by Il Fornaio on March 21st. Our Experience from start to finish was amazing! Tami Rowe, Catering Sales manager, was extremely responsive, professional and friendly. She made sure all of our special needs were taken...More

Thank GigiLily
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Questions & Answers
Anne T
27 January 2018|
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Response from Sergio L | Property representative |
Hi Anne, Thanks for asking. We have no dress code here at Il Fornaio.
Anne T
27 January 2018|
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Response from la2nj | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual seemed to be what most were wearing.
1 April 2016|
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Response from Sergio L | Property representative |
We do have a great happy hour. It's M-F 4pm - 6pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
    (San Carlos St.)
  • Public Transportation: City bus stops are located nearby
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-271-3366
  • E-mail
Il Fornaio means "The Baker" in Italian. This award-winning restaurant offers an authentic and unique dining experience. Specialties include wood-fired rotisserie and grilled meats, poultry and game; housemade pastas; pizzas from an oak wood burning oven; fresh salads and housemade soups; a wide variety of desserts; and fresh baked bread made daily from scratch. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2013.
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