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Specialty's Cafe & Bakery

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2580 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131-1042
+1 415-362-2052
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Champlin, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

I have eaten many time at this place for my lunch in my business trips. Always great food and service. Sandwiches are big and tasty, soups and salads all good. My favorite sandwich is Rebeca with pastrami and ciabatta.You can choose you bread, too. Place is generally packed between 12 and 1pm but the service is relative fast. You can... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Visited this place a few times in June. Good sandwiches here and Tuna salad. There are some strange things in menu: if you choose Chicken soup, you will have a chopped chicken without liquid.

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Santa Clara, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Sometimes the wait is long, but you can order ahead of time on their website. Grab the bag with your name and find a table. There are nice tables outside, and there is a fountain a bit in the distance. I haven't had anything here that I didn't like. Great soups, salads and sandwiches.

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Order on line is the best. Order ready when you arrive sitting on a shelf so just grab and go. The receipt is e-mailed to you and the food is delicious.

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Santa Clara, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

One of our favoriye coffee, pastry place - multiple locations across south bay - good seating - reasonably quick service - it is not cheaper option, keep in mind - excellent ciabatta bread, latte/coffee ok - misc pastries, have tried some, vary in range of taste..dome ok to good. Again not cheap. Try some u like and u may find... More 

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rocklin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

I love this sandwich place. A plethora of choices, the freshest bread, the tastiest meat, all to enjoy in a spacious setting. I had the turkey pesto and the bread was light and delicious. The cookies were to die for as well. It's my new lunch spot when I am in San Jose.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2580 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131-1042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 415-362-2052

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?