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The Old Spaghetti Factory

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51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
+1 408-288-7488
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“spaghetti” (31 reviews)
“spumoni” (8 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

So glad we happened to find this restaurant! I've been to an OSF before, but there's nothing quite like the ambiance that this one has! Not sure if we were eating in an old bank or an old cable car storage. While the area definitely...More

Thank Bombie3
Reviewed August 9, 2013

Came here for the first time tonight since I was an SJSU student back in the 80s. ...And remembered why I hadn't been back. Good value but ok food. Daughter *loved* the marinara sauce. I had garlic shrimp fettuccine and thought the shrimp was tough...More

Thank Cathy W
Reviewed July 10, 2013

How can you mess up simple Italian food? I am definitely not expecting a gourmet meal every time I go out especially eating at restaurants my kids will like. I decided to go here since prior reviews made it sound like it was a place...More

Thank BorjesFamily
Reviewed July 10, 2013

Nice atmosphere, good choice of food, quality was good though it tasted like canned food. Not too expensive.

1  Thank HJSAlmere
Reviewed July 6, 2013

I've been coming here since it first opened in the early '80's (or was it the late '70's?) and have never been disappointed. Their fresh baked bread is to die for! I always order the Manager's Favorite (Mizithra with a side order of meat sauce),...More

Thank keaaugirl
Reviewed June 8, 2013

Not to pricy at all, its so pretty inside, the service is great, the people are kind, and the food is good. you get a lot for little pay

Thank Suraya C
Reviewed June 6, 2013

Very plain food, place is a bit run down since it originally opened +40 years ago. Service is not very good. I definitely won't be going back.

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed May 20, 2013

We had a large group, the service was excellent and accommodating which all of us appreciated. For is always good and the prices are awesome.

Thank JimAtKSF
Reviewed May 9, 2013

Being the father of 3 children between the ages of 10 and 2, the Old Spaghetti Factory is a wonderful restaurant. The food is classic Italian comfort food. The portions are generous and each meal comes with soup or salad, bread and ice cream. The...More

Thank Chris101264
Reviewed April 23, 2013

I thout it was the best I love the service and the food was so good I mean it tastes better than chillis maby it is because I hate chillis or the food there is bad ok bye

Thank James R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 N San Pedro St, San Jose, CA 95110-2414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-288-7488
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