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Vegetarian House

International, Vegetarian, Vegan
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520 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95112-2012
(408) 292-3798
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delicious!

I read the reviews and talked my husband and daughter to try it out hoping it would be as good as everyone said. We were all pleasantly surprised and totally enjoyed everything we ate. We ordered a curry vegetable dish, a spicy eggplant dish, a mixed veggie dish, and chow fun, plus both white... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
Carrie D
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Cupertino, California
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English first
Cupertino, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

I read the reviews and talked my husband and daughter to try it out hoping it would be as good as everyone said. We were all pleasantly surprised and totally enjoyed everything we ate. We ordered a curry vegetable dish, a spicy eggplant dish, a mixed veggie dish, and chow fun, plus both white & brown rice. Every dish had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

i feel squeemish about Bun Bo Huey because it has blood pudding, but this is vegetarian so ,,no concern,, it was good, nice place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

I have gone to eat multiple times at the Vegetarian House and have not be disappointed! It is hard to find a good vegetarian place that meat-eaters will also appreciate so I am so happy to have brought my family here and have them all enjoy the food. Any of the soups, curries, and "sushi" rolls are delicious. Excellent and... More 

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We went to dinner at Vegetarian House and had a very good time. This was a repeat visit for us. Service as usual is very good. This time we enjoyed Japanese tempura, happy crispy rice, and sea fruits grill. This is a wrap that one makes at the table. Quite fun thing to make as well as eat. This is... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I went in here in a large group while visiting San Jose. The staff is friendly. We had reservation and were promptly seated. We ordered a number of entrees and ended up sharing. In ten entrees, we did not find a single one we did not like. Everything was just delicious. And they have excellent cheesecake. Great place.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I love going to Vegetarian House. I'd go there after work, about an hour before they close. There's only a few people, which I like better than being there during busy hours. It's usually crowded, and for good reason. There is no meat, dairy, GMO and anything bad for you in the menu. Even the desserts are fantastic. Their menu... More 

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Chicago Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Fun and innovative vegetarian items on the menu. The staff are very responsive and friendly. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the restaurant.

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Santa Clara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We need more of these sort of restaurants who cater to the health of their patrons. I appreciate it very much! :-) Very friendly and attentive staff! They even serve GLUTEN FREE choices! :-) Loved their fresh spring rolls. Great tasting!! Also, the "Gurus curry" was excellent with brown nutty rice. The bean curd they use in it is very... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I am not a vegetarian, but this is one of my favorite restaurants in town. I come here frequently enough for the people working there to recognize me. The food is plentiful and it's all vegan! They have "fake" chicken and it tastes pretty good. I tend to get the chow mein, because it is that yummy. I have never... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Long ago, in small town San Jose, this was home to a high-end italian Resturant. it moved - neighborhood changed - big town, older area now, but the food is well worth the journey down one of the older main streets. A popular spot with young college crowd, to hip too, and folks who enjoy good food. We 4 had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 520 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95112-2012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: (408) 292-3798

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Vegetarian, Vegan
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?