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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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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (52 reviews)
“scallops” (19 reviews)
“sea bass” (14 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
185 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95113-2240
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Scotts is a long time resident of downtown San Jose. While they rested on thier laurels for a while, they have come back in a big way in the last few years. Better dishes, improved service, and a really great outdoor seating area and bar...More

Thank mmoguls
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Prices were good, selection was great and everything we ate was awesome. The planes are cool flying over too. You should try the Scotts specialties. All three were enjoyed.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met a friend here on the roof top before a show for happy hour. The happy hours deals are pretty solid. I would give a higher rating if not for the oysters. I love oysters and we ordered a dozen. They were presented with...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice outdoor area for nice evening out door dining. We ate inside for a business dinner. Nothing flashy here just good straight forward seafood served well. Service was good. Ambiance nice if not somewhat dated. Overall great place for a simple seafood meal with a...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food selection is great! Fresh seafood and many choices for those not so into seafood. Great for groups or by yourself.

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reserved as this is supposed to be the number one seafood restaurant in the area. I made reservations for the roof top open air part... but when arriving the place was already booked for a wedding. When asking staff for a good bottle of wine...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here after a long day spent at the Convention Center. It was a bit difficult to get a reservation due to the popularity of the restaurant, so be sure to book the day before. The food was very good - I had...More

Thank Memeheg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner with friends before a concert. We had a nice table by the window. The service was excellent, the bar crowd was lively and the patio is beautiful. The food was solid, but not overly creative. The prices were what one would expect for a...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner at Scott’s Seafood restaurant in San Jose on Tuesday night. In total there were 14 of us there for dinner. Given the size of our group the service was very good. The bread was great very tasty. I had the Jambalaya as...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scott's is consistently a good choice for seafood in San Jose. Located on top of a parking structure it is close to the Center for Preforming Arts it is a good place for before the show dinner or after the show bar time. Parking is...More

Thank bbon2ur
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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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