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3077 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 984-6601
Today
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Mumbai street food

This gem's been around for a while and wildly popular by those who are familiar with what it serves, but kept secret because unless you know your Mumbai food & Indian connections, you'll have never heard of the place. Yes. Bangalore Cafe is a misnomer because the food is not exactly Bangalore... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
DarthAnonymous
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Sunnyvale, California
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Sunnyvale, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This gem's been around for a while and wildly popular by those who are familiar with what it serves, but kept secret because unless you know your Mumbai food & Indian connections, you'll have never heard of the place. Yes. Bangalore Cafe is a misnomer because the food is not exactly Bangalore style. It is Mumbai style, complete with Rose... More 

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Bangalore, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This looks like an ice cream shop. It has its share of tasty indian food and snacks. Not a wide variety of food available but it is quite good.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

Most Americans have no idea about the delights of Kulfi (Indian ice cream). This tiny little place, next door to an Indian restaurant, is the perfect spot to get introduced to kulfi. The kulfi here is authentic with a lot of the traditional Indian flavors such as malai (cream), pista (pistachio), gulab (rose), mango and other exotic flavors. They also... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I love their pista kulfi ice creams. Each one in my family has a favorite Real ice cream. Real fruits. Real flavor.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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501 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

This place is wonderful. They have many flavors of ice cream... Especially ones that you won't find at regular ice cream stores such as mango, lychee etc as well as authentic Indian hand made ice creams such as kulfi's. the Indian snack foods are by far the best in the Bay Area. You have to come to this place to... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

A great place to taste authentic Indian flavor ice creams such as Kulfis, Sitaphal, Chikoo, Gulkand etc., A 'REAL' mouthwatering experience for all those who crave Indian ice cream!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2009

Try their Chow Chow Bath and their Kulfi Falooda is delicious!!!

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Additional Information about Real Ice Cream

Address: 3077 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
Phone Number: (408) 984-6601
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 4 - 6
Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3077 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: (408) 984-6601

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 6
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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