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Specialty's Cafe & Bakery

2580 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131-1042
+1 415-362-2052
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  • Average10%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“order” (3 reviews)
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2580 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131-1042
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really fresh sandwiches and salads. They have the good size, pretty large portion and taste good. With the app you can pre-order and pay, pick it up from the shelf and sit outside in the sun, perfect!

Thank Ivo L
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Just like the title suggests - this place is a the archtype panera aims for but with higher quality food and a much less corporate feel. The food is delicious, the menu is diverse (love their soups!), and they have a great bakery section and...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I stopped in at this Specialty's twice on a business trip where I was meeting on the Cisco campus, and the location was conveniently located between my hotel near the airport and my destination. I was in and out within five minutes each time, with...More

Thank dunadan
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I have eaten many time at this place for my lunch in my business trips. Always great food and service. Sandwiches are big and tasty, soups and salads all good. My favorite sandwich is Rebeca with pastrami and ciabatta.You can choose you bread, too. Place...More

Thank Lucian B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Visited this place a few times in June. Good sandwiches here and Tuna salad. There are some strange things in menu: if you choose Chicken soup, you will have a chopped chicken without liquid.

Thank Vadym P
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Sometimes the wait is long, but you can order ahead of time on their website. Grab the bag with your name and find a table. There are nice tables outside, and there is a fountain a bit in the distance. I haven't had anything here...More

Thank Kelsey1976
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Order on line is the best. Order ready when you arrive sitting on a shelf so just grab and go. The receipt is e-mailed to you and the food is delicious.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

One of our favoriye coffee, pastry place - multiple locations across south bay - good seating - reasonably quick service - it is not cheaper option, keep in mind - excellent ciabatta bread, latte/coffee ok - misc pastries, have tried some, vary in range of...More

Thank M S
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

I love this sandwich place. A plethora of choices, the freshest bread, the tastiest meat, all to enjoy in a spacious setting. I had the turkey pesto and the bread was light and delicious. The cookies were to die for as well. It's my new...More

Thank tr21
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  • Address: 2580 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131-1042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 415-362-2052
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