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SAP Center

525 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113-1520
+1 408-287-7070
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Alaska Bar inside is a nightmare!

We waited the entire length of the band break to get a drink at the Alaska bar. There were only 4... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Denise A
Santa Cruz, California
Lovely venue for a concert

Visited for a concert and was pleased to see focus on customers - security was well organised and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dawn h
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
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“hockey game” (36 reviews)
“sharks games” (30 reviews)
“shark tank” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
525 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113-1520
+1 408-287-7070
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Reviewed yesterday

We waited the entire length of the band break to get a drink at the Alaska bar. There were only 4 bartenders for a sold out concert! The space is a nice area to have a drink and relax but getting the drink is the...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for a concert and was pleased to see focus on customers - security was well organised and staff very helpful. Seating is great as we were near front of stage and staff ensured people did not push in. Friendly staff when leaving as they...More

Thank dawn h
Reviewed 6 days ago

Been to a few concerts here over the years, first one being in 2001! I have always enjoyed myself but probably because of who was playing (Backstreet Boys, then Bon Jovi a few years later, then NKOTB with Backstreet Boys and Boyz II Men, then...More

Thank Alexis K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to a couple of sharks game at this center and no other place is as good as this one... just rocks in terms of seating and food availability...

Thank Jayashree R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like someone else had written, SAP Center is one of the cleanest and intimate arena sized venues. I've been to several events at SAP and accessibility, cleanliness and efficiency of the staff are never an issue. We had a pleasant enough experience and easily found...More

Thank latindrummer2112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is great for sporting events and concerts! Parking is expensive and sometimes they will only accept cash. If you park behind the building there's a bar with an ATM and sometimes they will offer their parking lot to park your car at a...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I used to go to Sharks game when I lived there and also many concerts. It's always high energy and parking is decent. Then aftwards you can go downtown and eat. Espacially to Chacho's yum.

Thank coco4760
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Attended a Neil Diamond concert at the center and thoroughly enjoyed it. Impressed at the capacity of the place with seating for over 17,000 people; as well as by the efficient handling of patrons by staff of the center. The washrooms were clean and well-ventilated...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I bought my 13 year old daughter VIP tickets to the July 21st Bruno Mars concert. My daughter has been watching Bruno's instagram account and noticed he was posting pictures of signs that fans made and brought to the concert. The tickets I purchased were...More

Thank lauriesz06
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

very good place i love it!!! roght in downtown San Jose, perfect for my family and friends, close to restaurants just loved it!!!!

Thank nickyng1975
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Sarah C
20 June 2017|
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Response from sjsubabe | Reviewed this property |
Although I have attended concerts here, I usually go for hockey. I think you could call the box office and ask if a concert would have any pre or post concert events or parties.
Brenda M
1 June 2017|
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Response from Caroline A | Reviewed this property |
When buying tickets for hockey games, there is no fee.
Shannon G
25 May 2017|
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Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
There are TONS of hotels near-by. And even more places to eat. We like going to San Pedro Square which is about 3 blocks away. There is something to eat for everyone in your group. And plenty of outdoor eating.