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The Old Spaghetti Factory

51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
+1 408-288-7488
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of our favorite places from where we are from the service was very slow, the brought us our appetizers before we got our drinks, the free bread took a little bit then there was a misunderstanding with my wife’s dinner and when it came...More

Thank S2H1977
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, this place definitely still has decor and atmosphere. Fortunately, we were there early on a Sharks game night or we would have had to wait. Despite other negative reviews about the service, we did have pretty good service although we had to remind our...More

Thank CalGreyNomad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called on a Saturday evening for a reservation on Sunday evening after 7 and were told too busy and maybe walk in. Asked for other Italian restaurants nearby and was placed on hold for quite a while and then the music died. Have eaten here...More

Thank craigvegc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Great service and it’s also nice eating in the setting they provide!! Great experience for my family

Thank Victor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This downtown restaurant, established in 1969, has a wonderful ambiance, is right across from a parking structure, (You can get validation from the restaurant.) and has excellent Italian food made from scratch food. The dinners include soup or salad, the main course, bread with butter,...More

Thank mariamhennessy
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I ate here for the first time 35 years ago with my Family. I was one of the very few to play Super Pac-Man arcade before twitch came out.The Spaghetti was Al 'dente is was the best spaghetti in town from a kid's point of...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Eat at this restaurant with your children/grandchildren since it is big and noisy. Have low expectations so you won’t be disappointed. Make reservations. Waitress didn’t know about the senior menu or what was on it. Relax with an Old Fashion.

Thank Travelingpat2013
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I am not one to dine at chain restaurants but we had a group and it was close to the Tabard Theatre so I was dragged along. The place was packed; the decor was very nice. As or the food, not my type. The chicken...More

1  Thank Marfak
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first time here or at any spaghetti factory. I️ had the chicken Marsala that was amazing. Amazing. My daughter had the chicken Alfredo kids meal. The kids meal still came with a very generous salad and the ice cream.

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I came bak here after a bad experience last time. I sat right at the bar this time, I arrived at 930pm right before closing so felt bad but the bartender was very welcoming, she helped me make my choice and kept my Ice Tea...More

Thank Jarod M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-288-7488
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