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By-Th'-Bucket Bar and Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Italian, Seafood, Pub
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4565 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95051-6726
+1 408-248-6244
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant specializes in fantastic comfort food.The menu & choices are extensive & new specials are consistently outstanding.The seafood is especially note worthy... Simple & straight forward with superb portions.Alicia,our food server,is attentive,charming & truly professional. GREAT food,reasonable prices & awesome overall value. Too many restaurants like are on endangered species list.q11q1qqq

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Thank VitRick V
Prescott, Arizona
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361 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

We ordered four dishes, two beers, and a glass of wine. We sat drinking our water for over 13 minutes. At which time the waiter returned and told us the gnocchi was not available and one of the beers was not available. He brought one menu for the person who ordered the gnocchi, the person who ordered the amigos dish... More 

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Thank travelsbyrail
Las Vegas
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129 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time here and we loved it. Our friend has been here for years and is not as happy with the place now. The food was good

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Thank Michael M
Aiea, Hawaii
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588 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

We were part of a large family group, eating at a long established restaurant that part of the family had frequented in the 80's and 90's. They have a lot of 49er memorabilia as bar décor including Super Bowl trophy replicas (I assume they're replicas since the only logical place for the originals is at HQ rather than a bar).... More 

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Thank Shaka_Frank
Santa Clara, California
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Great food, location and service. Very busy on holidays and weekends. Parking is limited, but you may be able to park right across Woodhams Rd

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Thank Yamil S
San Jose, California, United States
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Great spot for traditional Italian food and seafood. Our party had absolutely fabulous Salmon that was perfectly cooked and well seasoned. Mashed potatoes were spot on and very creamy. I had a wonderful spicy Blackened Jambalaya served on a spicy bed of rice. They are used to handling a lot of volume so the servers seem to be geared towards... More 

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Thank Ernie L
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Local famous spot for fresh seafood and Italian food! Comfortable, cozy banquets, wonderful sports bar area, also great take-out. Love the lunch specials as well. Service can be sketchy when they are really busy, but the food is wonderful and classic. Home cooking kind of good.

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Thank Jean H
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

This restaurant has gone down in quality and way up in price in the past several months; they no longer serve bread with and extra charge, the quantity of food has been reduced (size / portions), and of course, the price has increased to offset the higher wages and profit for the business. Soft drinks / coffee at $3.50 is... More 

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Thank Richard M
San Jose, California
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

Went there for my Husband's birthday dinner. We had not been here in years after moving away 16 years ago. So we thought it would be fun to go back to our old stopping grounds. Wish we gone some place else. All e had steaks just because there fish choices were not all appealing. Only good thing we had was... More 

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1 Thank Pam S
Morgan Hill
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

We used to enjoy By The Bucket Bar and Grill. However now they've made changes to cut corners and enjoyment. Food selection is not great and charging for bread is a very "cheap shot". We will never go back......

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2 Thank Donald H
Dean C, Guest Relations Manager at By-Th'-Bucket Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Hi Donald. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and provide us with feedback. We try our best to keep up with new and modern cuisine by updating our menu regularly, so we apologize for any confusion or frustration this may have caused. We believe that it is important to note that our new menu is committed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Italian, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4565 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95051-6726
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-248-6244

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