Oden Yaki Bistro [San Jose, California]

Oden Yaki Bistro 71 Curtner Avenue San Jose, CA 95125 Tel: 408.663.8366 Japanese and Taiwanese fusion food. This new restaurant has good food and service.  However, prices a a bit high for what you receive. The assortment of stuffed chicken had great flavoring.  Ranging from kim chi to pork and mushroom stuffed chicken wings.  The…
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Gordon Biersch [San Jose, California]

Gordon Biersch 33 E San Fernando Street San Jose, CA 95113 Tel: 408.294.6785   Rating:

Bubba Gump Shrimp Company [Monterey, California}

Bubba Gump Shrimp Company 720 Cannery Row Monterey, CA 93940 Tel: 831.373.1884

Gen [San Jose, California]

Gen 1628 Hostetter Road San Jose, CA 95131 408.477.2773 Rating:

Milk and Honey [Fremont, California]

Milk and Honey 34265 Fremont Blvd Fremont, CA 94555 Tel: 510.598.4108

Tofu Plus [Cupertino, California]

Tofu Plus 10971 N. Wolfe Road Cupertino, CA 95014 Tel: 408.777.0900

Koi Palace [Milpitas, California]

Koi Palace 768 Barber Lane Milpitas, CA 95035 Tel: 408.432.8833

Bennigan’s [Fremont, California]

Bennigans 53968 Pacific Commons Blvd Fremont, CA 94538 510.256.5800 Irish pub in Fremont.  On this visit, a limited selection from the menu as it was a pre-open test run.  The place was large, but since it was a pre-open test, the wait took forever even with a reservation. The hard lemonade tat they made was…
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Morimoto Waikiki [Honolulu, Hawaii]

The Modern Honolulu 1775 Ala Moana Blvd Honolulu, HI 96815 Iron Chef Morimoto’s restaurant in Honolulu was a great stop to have some delicious Japanese fusion food.  Started off with the Crispy Rock Shrimp Tempura, 2 small portions of fried rock shrimp, one with spicy kochujan sauce, and the other with wasabi aloli.  The shrimp…
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Marukame Udon [Honolulu, Hawaii]

Marukame Udon 2310 Kuhio Ave #124 Honolulu, HI 96815 Tel: 808.931.6000 This little restaurant in Honolulu reminds me of a cafeteria.  you form lines at the counter, you point to what you want, until you reach the checkout register, then grab your tray of food and head out looking for a table. But this isn’t…
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