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The 6 Best American Restaurants In San Jose

Updated: October 10, 2022

Hankering for a hamburger or a tasty hot dog? These are the best San Jose restaurants for American cuisine. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues San Jose has to offer.

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Braise Willow Glen

New American, $$, Willow GlenNew American, $$San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Smoking Pig BBQ

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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The Funny Farm Kitchen

American, $$, Santa TeresaAmerican, $$San Jose, Santa Teresa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Mesquite & Oak

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Brew City Grill

Pizza, $$, West San JosePizza, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

True Brew San Jose - Taphouse & Kitchen

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best American restaurants in San Jose. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 San Jose restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Hoodline and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life. These spots have been featured in Hoodline - The 5 Best Spots To Score Barbecue In San Jose and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2021 Best Barbecue Restaurants in San Jose Area. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

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