All phone numbers are in the 408 area code.
If you’re hungry for a taste of the real thing, food that hasn’t been filtered and watered down for the masses, to the edge you must go. Some of the region’s most exciting eating is found on the periphery in places like Fremont, Newark and Milpitas.
~ Stett Holbrook, Metro
Restaurants Linked on Other GoMilpitas Pages
From California Cuisine to diners, fancy and plain American dining.
Coffee & Tea Shops in Milpitas
Milpitas has a wide variety of coffee and tea shops. Those listed here focus mostly on their drinks, though they may have some food.
Ice Cream & Smoothies
Nothing quite hits the spot on a hot day than a cold ice cream, gelato, smoothie or other cold treat.
Italian Restaurants in Milpitas
From huge, hearty meals, to lite, just enough to please, we have a variety of Italian restaurants for all appetites.
Mexican Food Restaurants
From authentic mexican cuisine to fast food, you can find good Mexican food in Milpitas, CA.
Pizza Parlors in Milpitas
Whether it’s take out or it in, Milpitas Pizza Parlors have great pizza, and are fun places to meet with friends.
Sandwiches – Deli & Vietnamese Sandwiches in Milpitas
No matter where you turn, there’s a sandwich shop in Milpitas! New to the scene are Vietnamese sandwich shops. Yelp reviews for most sandwiches, so find the best!
Seafood & Steak
The best seafood and steak dining in the San Jose-San Francisco Bay Area.
Vegan and Vegetarian
Milpitas restaurants where those wishing exclusively vegetarian or vegan dishes will be happy with their meals.
Mouthwatering aroma, fresh-baked cinnamon rolls, and great service. Very clever Flash intro. A Great Mall eatery.
Bars & Nightclubs
Dave & Busters
Interactive games and simulators , enjoying great food served in a casual, yet elegant, setting, our fun and spirited bars or playing classic favorites like world class pocket billiards and shuffleboard – we’ve created a unique experience that has something for everyone. Minors discouraged unless with adult. Located at north end of Great Mall. 957-9215.
Main Street in Milpitas. North of Calaveras. Great Mexican jukebox, full bar. During lunch you’ll find an interesting mix of silicon valley “necktie” clientele next to the guys who’ve just come in from the field. Safe (and good food) during the day. Seems like a good place to get into a fight after dark. Good Dive.
Waiters on Wheels
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 8:30pm, Saturday & Sunday Closed
Delivery Zone: Milpitas, San Jose, Fremont, Newark, and Union City. 408-945-2245.
Milan Sweet Center
Yelp. Why is this place called a “Sweet Center” when they serve full-on meals? Amazing vegetarian food here – I didn’t even miss my protein at all. 296 S Abel St., 408-946-2525.
Naan N Masala
Yelp. It’s informal and set up mostly for take out. Very very good! They made the naan fresh when I ordered it! And it was huge! There was no way my family could eat three, even with a pre-teen boy! Recommended by Cara Drouin. 94 S Dempsey Rd., 408-263-9400.
A small chain of East Indian restaurants offers taste tempting, but not firey dishes, just off Calaveras on Abel, and Great Mall Food Court. 408-262-2536
Yelp. A mouth lingering dining experience for authentic south Indian pure vegetarian dishes with a home made taste in Andhra style. 1208 S. Abel Street, 408-945-1010
Two locations in Milpitas.
1475 Dempsey Rd, and 175 W Calaveras Blvd.
Need to know what’s in those Burgers?
Search for “Nutrition” to find out such facts as a Whooper with cheese has 760 calories and 47 grams of fat. Weight Watcher Points.
An old-fashioned drive-in burger-n-shakes joint that is a favorite with local car clubs. This is a link to the Audi Club message board about a meeting they had here. 78 Serra Way.408-262-4272.
Hot Dog on a Stick
Fresh hot dogs cooked before your eyes & hand-squeezed lemonade. Great Mall, Entrance 4, #610, 800-321-8400
This is the official site. Did you know they have a cookout trailer to bring their burgers to your party? Located in McCarthy Ranch. Burgers and spiritual guidance converge at In-N-Out. Review by Todd S. Inoue, Metro. Secret menu. Weight Watcher Points.
McDonald’s Main Page
Two sides to McDonald’s – A serious one for Adults, and a playful one for kids. Enjoy! Seven locations in Milpitas. (Map wrong – #1 is not up in the hills, but down inside the Great Mall Food Court.)Weight Watcher Points.
First halal franchise and its first Northern California restaurant. 1547 California Circle, near Interstate 880, off the eastbound Dixon Landing Road exit.
Nutritional information not available.
Falafel and Garlic Land
Many places offer Falafels, Houmos, Tabouleh and other Middle Eastern specialties. You don’t have to settle for imitations and less than the originals. Try us, where all specialties are prepared from scratch. 463 Valley Way (behind the Arco on Abbott.)
Reviews of Milpitas Restaurants
Some of the best dining in the San Jose-San Francisco Bay Area.