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Il Fornaio

302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
+1 408-271-3366
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (48 reviews)
“bread” (43 reviews)
“carpaccio” (10 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner and breakfast were excellent. Staff is friendly and attentive. The menu and the food reminds me of my trip to Rome.

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very classical, traditional room. In the plate, a variaty of choose from pizza, pasta to risotto. Good service and delicious food.

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I haven't been here for quite a while so my friends wanted to throw me a birthday party so we choose this restaurant. We made a reservation for 6 people. The dinner crowd was pretty good and we were seated in a corner table near...More

Thank Harun R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a high end traditional Italian restaurant. We went for lunch and were pleasantly surprised. It was not crowded and we were seated by the window. The Bruschetta Rustica, the bolognese, and the pizzas are were good. You can also order Moretti on tap....More

Thank Funtraveler2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by for happy hour and stayed for dinner-- the appetizers and entrees were plentiful and the drinks were well prepared.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group visited San Jose on a business trip, and Il Fornaio was located near the hotel. Outstanding appetizers all the way around - frankly, we could have made a meal of the appetizers alone! The entrees were all very well done, service was on...More

Thank Rance C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice menu that changes up monthly, with some nice dishes. I had a couple different risotto offerings (one as a dinner, one as a lunch), and my wife was happy with her mixed grill. A friend had the seafood mixed grill and was also...More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice Italian restaurant. Terrific ambiance and great service. A nice fancy dining experience. The food is OK. It's not great, but it is OK, and combined with the nice atmosphere it's a pleasant Italian meal.

Thank Stu S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first night we ate at Il Fornaio it was because it was closer than the restaurant we had originally planned to eat at, and we were tired, and figured it would do. The second night we ate there, it was because the first had...More

Thank gaoconn
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We picked up two full dinner & desserts to take up to our room along with their Lemon Drops. Excellent personal service, delicious entrees, bread, dessert & drinks. Attention to detail, cleanliness, relaxing modern updated decor/setting.

Thank Rishels7
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Questions & Answers
27 January 2018|
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Response from Sergio L | Property representative |
Hi Anne, Thanks for asking. We have no dress code here at Il Fornaio.
27 January 2018|
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Response from la2nj | Reviewed this property |
Dressy casual seemed to be what most were wearing.
31 March 2016|
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Response from Sergio L | Property representative |
We do have a great happy hour. It's M-F 4pm - 6pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 S Market St, Westin San Jose, San Jose, CA 95113-2817
    (San Carlos St.)
  • Public Transportation: City bus stops are located nearby
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-271-3366
  • E-mail
Il Fornaio means "The Baker" in Italian. This award-winning restaurant offers an authentic and unique dining experience. Specialties include wood-fired rotisserie and grilled meats, poultry and game; housemade pastas; pizzas from an oak wood burning oven; fresh salads and housemade soups; a wide variety of desserts; and fresh baked bread made daily from scratch. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2013.
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