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La Foret Restaurant

21747 Bertram Rd, San Jose, CA 95120-4329
+1 408-997-3458
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“tasting menu” (12 reviews)
“quail” (10 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
21747 Bertram Rd, San Jose, CA 95120-4329
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have dined several times. This was a celebration dinner for three different occasions. Very attentive and friendly table service and welcoming experience.

Thank scoxnew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got here without knowing the fame of this place as it is located in the middle of nothing just meters of the Quicksilver Park. As it was Sunday we were offered a brunch which I must say was one of the best meals I’ve...More

Thank Matias P
Reviewed October 2, 2018

La Foret is a quiet restaurant in Old Almaden and always has a great menu to select from including some wild game dishes. It is certainly out of the way, but well worth the exploration to find it. It is also a great place for...More

Thank sroldan2016
Reviewed October 2, 2018

La Foret Restaurant has been at Old Almaden for years. It closed and re-opened with a totally more modern decor. Still very nice and fancy. Service and food were superb. It is a bit expensive, but for a special ocassion is well worth the money....More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed September 2, 2018

The wine selection, menu, service and ambiance were all ideal. The restaurant was serving regulars, business people, couples on a date, and groups... they did all of this well. Highly recommend.

Thank Traveling543
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing! I loved their filet mignon. The deserts were fantastic The ambiance and the service was great as well

Thank Explorer163866
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This is an upscale restaurant with upscale prices to match. The food is great and the parking is plentiful. The service is excellent. The decor is very nice too, in a cozy setting overlooking a lush green outdoor area. If there is one thing to...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This quaint restaurant in an old mining area of San Jose, CA is for those special occasions. The atmosphere is wonderful and quiet, the food and service are impeccable.

Thank Hindy G
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I took my wife here for her birthday dinner. The customer service is top notch. The food is good. The dessert is amazing!

Thank greggers13
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We went to La Foret for my husbands birthday. I was able to make reservations through open table. We were the first customers for the evening. My husband and I have been to the restaurant a couple other times for our anniversaries. We brought our...More

Thank 996janelh
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Teri T
January 6, 2017|
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Response from 72traveler408 | Reviewed this property |
They have a view to a small creek. Nice but not spectacular. The ambience is very nice and you may need 30 min or more from downtown SJ - depending on traffic. Reservations are recommended. Enjoy!!
June 23, 2016|
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Response from Chip144 | Reviewed this property |
The dinner will be expensive, however, I felt the service, attention and food were all excellent. This is definitely a special occasion restaurant. The Grand Mariner Souffle is worth every penny. Dinner for two with drink... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21747 Bertram Rd, San Jose, CA 95120-4329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-997-3458
Located in Almaden Valley, La Foret is a fine French dining establishment in a creekside, old country setting.
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