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55 South

55 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113-2407
+1 408-288-6000
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Great cocktails

Took my wife for a drink to 555 and we really enjoyed ourselves. The wine list was limited. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
CasaDoor
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miami
via mobile
Pretty OK

Hipsters....hipsters everywhere.... I walked in an hour before closing and it was busy, small... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Matt H
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San Jose, California
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6 days ago
“Great cocktails ”
20 Dec 2017
“Outstanding whisky and bourbon with knowledgeable staff”
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Hours Today: 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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55 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113-2407
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took my wife for a drink to 555 and we really enjoyed ourselves. The wine list was limited. The cocktails are excellent classic with clever, subtle twists. The staff was very polite.

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Hipsters....hipsters everywhere.... I walked in an hour before closing and it was busy, small venue with maybe 50-75 people. Maybe a good spot for after work? I'm not sure if they have a happy hour probably won't come here for any weekend activities if I...More

Thank Matt H
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Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

I sought this bar out as they stick Scottish malt whisky bottles offering an opportunity to taste before you buy their unique offerings There was a great range of SMWS whisky together with an outstanding collection of whisky from around the world, bourbon and far...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We stopped in for dinner and drinks, and we were not disappointed. It was pretty crowded for the small area, and we were still able to get sitting area. We did order dinner, and the quality of the food was excellent. Not your ordinary bar...More

Thank JenKacz456
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Reviewed January 15, 2017

If you're looking for a good beer or craft cocktail in a bar with live music, this is your place. A lively atmosphere, big bar and plenty of tables, this is a great place to hangout with friends. They have live music some nights. Worth...More

Thank Rhett L
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

My husband and I wandered into this bar to start our pub crawl. We basically ended up having more of a "pub sit," because we parked it here for awhile. We were there on a Friday, pretty early. Probably around 5:30 or 6, so it...More

Thank Erin D
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

Nice intimate cocktail bar in the heart of San Jose. Nice quiet bar you can have a conversation in? Good choice of cocktails that run 9 to 12 bucks along with a reasonable chice of beers. There are some comfy couches to hang with your...More

1  Thank reg v
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Reviewed March 8, 2016

We get down to San Jose every few months and this is always one of our stops. The atmosphere is fun and you can't go wrong with handcrafted cocktails and being able to grab some appetizers or my favorite getting to grab a dessert!

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Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took a ten minute ride to Franklin when we were in Nashville, and it has a cute shopping town square along with history. 55 South is located right on the square, and we opted to swing in there for a late...More

Thank Nancy M
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Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Great place. Solid drinks and very knowledgeable/proficient bartenders. Been here a few times and never disappointed. Will certainly return on future San Jose visits.

Thank ak737
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