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Scott's Seafood - San Jose

185 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95113-2240
+1 408-971-1700
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“scallops” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
185 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95113-2240
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Consistently excellent choices for starters, main course and desserts. The apple and cherry sorbets were excellent and tart. Service was top notch: competent but not always in your face.

Thank SR-1007
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our group decided to go for seafood while at a business function downtown San Jose. We chose Scott’s as it came up on top of the TripAdvisor recommendation. The terrace was reserved for a private party so we didn’t get to enjoy what was probably...More

Thank Ludosauvage
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our group of four decided to have lunch at Scotts before going to the arena for an event. Service was slow and the food was alright, but not for the price. Would not eat here again.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my 11 year old granddaughter here for dinner before The King and I. I didn’t have reservations but we were able to sit in their little alcove in front with high tables and bar stools with backs. She ordered the fried calamari on the...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large group of 28 in 6 tables in separate room, limited menu choices clam chowder or house salad, scalops, chicken or beef entree, raspberry sauce on ice cream or chocolate mouse desert ($55 each), 3 glasses of wine at $10 each, good food, so so...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Scott's is located on Park Avenue, a main arterial street in San Jose but not at ground level. It is on the top floor of a four -story building with a view oif the entire city. It is especially nice just before sundown when the...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 12 February 2018

2 out of 3 recent visits (within the last 5 mos.) have been disappointing, thus the reason for 2 and not 3-4 stars. Most recent was a 5:15p reservation Sat. 2/10, prior to a SJSharks game. Was early enough to beat any rush & we...More

Thank Jafrju
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I had dinner at the bar at Scott’s Seafood and was impressed with the food and the setting. They have an outside terrace that looks like it gets a good happy hour crowd. The restaurant itself is also good looking with decent views. And, most...More

Thank chi-twn99
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

I attended a cocktail reception with clients outside on the roof top. The views are spectacular. Waiters were passing around food on trays to the guests. Everything I had was amazing including the bacon wrapped scallops and crab cakes. I was very impressed with the...More

Thank Cregan8256
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We have season tickets at the theater and always eat at Scott’s before because it’s across the street and usually very good. Last night, the kitchen seemed off a bit. I had cioppino and it was extremely bland. In addition, it was 90% end cuts...More

Thank Marcia K
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Donald H
28 September 2017|
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Response from panamara | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere there is a handicap parking.
Laura E
4 February 2016|
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Response from kadunbar | Reviewed this property |
It is possible to park along the street along the same street as the SJCPA. There are meters but parking here makes it so easy to leave when show is over. Walking distance to restaurant and then shorter walk after... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95113-2240
    (Between Market Street and Almaden Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-971-1700
  • E-mail
Scott's Seafood Restaurant is a Bay Area tradition in the heart of downtown San Jose. Their American regional cuisine features the freshest seafood and prime dry aged steaks. Enjoy views of San Jose and the surrounding hills of Silicon Valley from the sixth floor. The interior is inviting for all occasions, from casual dining to special occasions, business meetings or your next event.
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