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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 - 2019 Winner
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STARTERS
Moroccan Steak Bits
Smoked garlic herb oil, goat cheese-mint yogurt
18
Fried Calamari
Romano, parmesan, garlic, herbs
16
Herb Crusted Bone Marrow
Brioche, balsamic reduction
16
Olive Oil Poached Shrimp
Chile de árbol, garlic, herbs, sea salt, black pepper
20
Each Additional Shrimp4
Garlic Fries
Cajun spices, Parmesan
10
Lump Crab Cakes
Mango avocado salsa, organic greens, herb-garlic aïoli
20
Charcuterie
Cured meat, fig-orange marmalade, Toma cheese, accompaniments
23
FROM THE RAW BAR
Oyster on the Half Shell
Today's Selection3.5
Featuring Shigoku or Kumamoto4.25
Seared Ahi Sashimi
Soba noodles, soy sauce, wasabi, pickled ginger, scallions, carrots
18
Tiger Shrimp Cocktail
(5) Shrimp with cocktail sauce
20
Each Additional Shrimp4
Shellfish Platter
Sashimi, tiger shrimp, lobster tails, oysters
Petite65
Grand110
SALADS
Kale
Scallions, almonds, capers, carrots, Parmesan, caesar dressing
13
BLT
Iceberg, tomato, blue cheese, applewood lardon, blue cheese dressing
14
Spinach
Pear, apple, pomegranate, candied yams, kale, feta cheese, pecans, maple vinaigrette
13
Organic Mixed Greens
Choice of dressing
12
Chop House
Butter lettuce, red onion, cucumber, tomato, feta, red wine vinaigrette
12
Caesar
Garlic croutons, romano, parmesan. Anchovies upon request
12
SOUP
Clam Chowder
Cup7
Bowl9
ENTREE SALADS
Smoked Chinese Chicken
Shredded cabbage, romaine, edamame, carrots, peanuts, scallion, orange, wonton chips, white soy vinaigrette
19
Dungeness Crab Shrimp Louie
Kalamata olives, tomatoes, avocado, poached asparagus, egg, butter lettuce, romaine, Thousand Island
30
Birk's Executive
Spinach, organic mixed greens, chop house, kale, caesar, blt or cobb (add $2)
Salmon25
Filet Mignon25
Grilled Ahi25
Crab Cakes (2)24
Blackened Shrimp (5)22
Grilled Chicken Breast16
Mediterranean Steak
7oz New York, grilled romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, kalamata olives, pita bread, feta cheese, oregano vinaigrette, smoked herb oil
30
SANDWICHES
Steak Sandwich
Mushrooms, cotija cheese, pickled onion, avocado spread, guajillo salsa, panini bread, sweet potato fries, guajillo aïoli
22
House-Ground Beef Burger & Fries
Brioche, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, fries
15
Bacon3
Cheese2
Mushrooms2
Avocado2
Blackened Spices, Blue Cheese3
Beef and Lamb Pita
Braised lamb brisket and beef, tomato, cucumber, lemon-garlic yogurt, pita bread, tabbouleh salad
18
Fried Buffalo Chicken Sandwich
Lettuce, tomato, blue cheese ranch spread, Kaiser bun, fries
16
Italian Sandwich
Salami, mortadella, prosciutto, provolone cheese, pepperoncini peppers, red onion, lettuce, spicy mustard, steak fries
17
Impossible Burger
Plant-based patty, fennel aïoli, caramelized onion, portobello mushroom, roasted tomato, watercress, Kaiser roll, sweet potato fries, curry aïoli
18
HOUSE SPECIALTIES
Pasta Paella
Mussels, lobster, shrimp, calamari, fin fish, italian sausage, olives, capers, tomato, herbs, saffron cream
22
Sea Bass
Asparagus, cauliflower, crispy saffron rice, blistered tomato-olive beurre blanc
36
Braised Veal Short Rib
Shallot, baby carrots, mushrooms, pappardelle pasta, peas, spinach, port demi
37
Flatbread
Capers, red onion, fennel, lardon, bell pepper, wild arugula, mozzarella cheese, balsamic reduction
15
Chicken or Rock Shrimp4
Mary's Chicken
Squash, caramelized Brussels sprouts, Padrón peppers, corn, veal-herb demi
29
Steak and Lobster
5oz filet mignon, half lobster tail, garlic mashed potatoes, butter poached broccolini, steak sauce, clarified butter
47
Vegetable Curry
Gluten-free. Lentil cakes, grilled tofu, eggplant, broccolini, baby carrots, creamy curry
27
TO SHARE
Lobster Tail
Market Price
Butter Poached Asparagus
12
Blistered Padrón Peppers
Sliced garlic, lemon
12
Brussels Sprouts
Applewood lardon, parmesan cheese
13
Sautéed Mushrooms
13
Truffle Mac and Cheese
15
Lobster or Crab Meat10
Brandy-Green Peppercorn Sauce
6
Steak Sauce
6
Red Chimichurri
6
Béarnaise
6
STEAKS AND CHOPS
Garlic mashed potatoes and bacon infused creamed spinach or vegetables unless noted. All steaks prepared with birk's house rub.
Filet Mignon
8oz Garlic mashed potatoes, sautéed spinach
46
Filet Mignon
10oz
50
Blackened Rib Eye
Certified Angus Beef
50
Bone-In Rib Eye
Blue cheese butter
62
Birk's Oscar to Any Steak Above
Dungeness crab, asparagus, bearnaise
18
Certified Angus Beef New York Oscar
Butter poached asparagus, Dungeness crab, smashed potatoes, béarnaise
52
Blue Cheese Filet Mignon
Roasted beets, potato gratin, rosemary port reduction
50
Peppered Filet Mignon
Brandy-green peppercorn sauce
52
Lamb Chops
Mint pearl couscous, heirloom tomato, grilled cauliflower, cucumber mint yogurt
66
Pork Chop
Satay-style peanut sauce
21
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant based on reviews online and we were not disappointed! We ordered the prime rib and the filet. Everything from the main entree to the sides was so delicious I couldn't stop eating! We were celebrating a birthday so they were kind...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Iwillwander1
Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

We came without reservations but got a table right away. The restaurant is nice, and the service is friendly. I enjoyed the fillet minion with the blue cheese - rear, of course.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Yariv W
Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

I took a client here for lunch and we were seated quickly because I made reservations. I ordered the new Beyond Burger and it was delicious! It looked and tasted like real beef or close as you can get so far. They didn’t need the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank brnman25
Reviewed July 29, 2019

Great servcie, great food, great location. Birks is great for power business lunch or dinner and can handle large parties with a private room/sections. It can get loud in the restaurant so more business than "intimate" dining. Indoor and outdoor seating with tons of free...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank RhettL905
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Birks is kind of a Santa Clara staple. I had dinner here this week with colleagues from work. We had a private room in the back and service was very attentive. We orders a couple of their seafood towers between eight of us and they...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank adm12017
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

Went out with work colleagues, for dinner. Ordered the peppercorn fillet mignon, which was good. Great wine range and enjoyed a saint emillion grand cru ... good service and enjoyable atmosphere for a relaxed dinner

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kijatomi
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

My husband is working temporarily in the area so we don’t know too much about northern San Jose and have had a difficult time finding nice, upscale restaurants. Someone told him about Birk’s and we decided to give it a try. I did not expect...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Linda G
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Birk's is a well known, old school Silicon Valley restaurant. It's known for good steaks but I don't like meat so it's never been one of my favorites. But when you work with lots of men, you find yourself at Birk's. I ordered Mary's chicken...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SeeTheW0rld62
Reviewed February 12, 2019

The place always delivers top notch food and drinks with service to match. Wonderful ambiance for a high class restaurant be it for a business meeting or special occasion.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jborch76
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Named after a famous Silicon Valley real estate developer who built the building and started the restaurant (and also met with an untimely death), Birk's has always been a safe and sometimes brilliant go-to steak and fish house. For years, Birk's was the only upscale...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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