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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Electronics Store
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“The one and only Apple store where you can buy t-shirts, pens and other goodies. (temporarily closed, scheduled to reopen on December 1, 2015)”
  • 32 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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“Although the massive Apple space ship is off limits to the general public, you can go to the Visitor Center and enjoy from across the street!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Place to shop
“If you stay with us and love the tech scene, you'd be remiss to miss Apple's HQ just a few kilometers away.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“A grocery store. We don't usually shop here but Safeway is a popular chain.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Great japanese food is always tricky to find, but this small izakaya does it right. As with all good japanese, the bill can quickly add up but the food is fresh and well made. This restaurant is about a 8 minute walk, right across El Camino.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Route
“Music, bars, restaurants, strange little shops. Many different kinds of ethnic foods. Mostly closed by 10 pm. Farmers Market on Saturday mornings.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
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“There are plenty of nearby Starbucks, but this drive-thru is located at 3605 El Camino Real in Santa Clara, less than 2 miles away. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Falafel Restaurant
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“The best freshly prepared Falafels, pita bread and more ... we love this low key whole in the wall place! Neighborhood favorite for sure. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is proud to serve it with delicious food, amazing beer, and a cool atmosphere. Craft beers and more ...”
  • 15 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“You can find almost any kind of restaurants from Japanese to British pub & steak house (Duke of Edinburg) and Mod Pizza.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Comedy Club
“Comedy club just a mile away. Intimate setting, nice crowd, live entertainment. Two drink minimum.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“It's a big shopping strip center only 15 minutes walk and 5 minutes by car. It has a big Safeway grocery store, shops banks, budget restaurants, and other conveniences.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Best vegeterian Indian restaurant in the area (if not South Bay). Decoration is limited but the delicious food makes up for it. Very crowded on the weekends and wait time can be up to 15 minutes.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great for groceries, medicines, and any kind of household items. It is open 24 hours a day.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Popular fast-food burgers, fries, and shakes. Close and good price. Ask for "animal fries" from the secret menu. This is the first place college kids go when they return home after being out of state.”
  • 9 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Japanese Restaurant
“Great japanese food is always tricky to find, but this small izakaya does it right. As with all good japanese, the bill can quickly add up but the food is fresh and well made. This restaurant is about a 8 minute walk, right across El Camino.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Falafel Restaurant
“The best freshly prepared Falafels, pita bread and more ... we love this low key whole in the wall place! Neighborhood favorite for sure. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is proud to serve it with delicious food, amazing beer, and a cool atmosphere. Craft beers and more ...”
  • 15 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Best vegeterian Indian restaurant in the area (if not South Bay). Decoration is limited but the delicious food makes up for it. Very crowded on the weekends and wait time can be up to 15 minutes.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Popular fast-food burgers, fries, and shakes. Close and good price. Ask for "animal fries" from the secret menu. This is the first place college kids go when they return home after being out of state.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're craving South Indian food, try this chain restaurant. 3.5 miles away (12 minutes) and easy to get to. Start with the Saravanaa special.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Unique Japanese tapas. Everything is delicious. A little on the pricey side as you have to order more than just one item per person (each plate is small bite). Very popular so need make reservation in advance. ”
  • 2 locals recommend

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