Dan Phan and Johnny Wang have a history of success when it comes to opening bars in Downtown San Jose. They first opened Original Gravity five years ago as a dedicated craft beer bar and experienced such tremendous success that they opened their second bar, Paper Plane, next door. Paper Plane was the first craft cocktail bar in the immediate area and proved itself as an excellent destination for fantastic drinks. With two success stories under their belt, Dan and Johnny have decided to try their hand at a third venture in Downtown San Jose.
Their new concept is slated for the 5,528 SQFT space at 52 E. Santa Clara Street, which is a key corner that has sat empty for ages. It will become a unique destination that does not exist anywhere else in Silicon Valley. They plan to use this space to...
The Fifth Annual Silicon Valley Beer Week kicks off today! This is the region’s ultimate beer-lovers event.Silicon Valley Beer Week highlights all venues, restaurants, and breweries that are passionate about craft beer. The event starts with an opening party on July 21 followed up with a full nine days of hosted events throughout the Silicon Valley where beer-lovers can experience a variety of activities featuring their favorite craft beers including tap takeovers, food pairings, seminars, demonstrations, brewmaster dinners, new release nights and other exclusive events.The Silicon Valley Beer Week event site describes itself as "a celebration of all the vibrant craft brew culture and community that the region has to offer. Featuring businesses from Santa Clara, San Mateo and Alameda Cou...
Stunning 1 bedroom condo at the unparalleled Axis high-rise, offered at $650,000! This spacious home offers sweeping views from the floor-to-ceiling windows that run the length of the unit letting in an abundance of natural light. From the moment you walk in, you are greeted by these spectacular views and natural light as this open floor plan flows easily into the beautiful kitchen featuring granite counters and stainless steel appliances. A large breakfast bar opens the kitchen out to the home’s spacious dining and living areas. Hardwood flooring, a large storage closet, and in unit washer/dryer complete this incredible home. With its 5-star hotel quality amenities and excellent downtown location, living at Axis is unlike anything else. Just steps from San Pedro Square, you will be walk...
Adobe Systems is slated to buy a parcel of land in downtown San Jose at 333 W. San Fernando St. from Wolff Urban Development and JP DiNapoli Cos. The company has said that this site will eventually hold a new office tower thereby expanding its already massive, three-building downtown headquarters. The new tower will have the capacity for about 3,000 employees which would more than double its current workforce in the city totaling about 2,500 workers.
Wolff and DiNapoli have already gone through the entitlement process to get a major office development approved for the site, making the property even more prime for a growing company like Adobe, which has increased its workforce globally by more than 30 percent over the past two years.
In a blog post Thursday morning, Adobe...
***2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom/1,978 Spacious Square Feet***Offered at $875,000!Exceptional 2-bedroom condo at Park Townsend! Incredibly spacious corner unit encompassing two master suites complete with huge walk-in closets and en suite bathrooms, one of which features a large soaking tub. This beautifully renovated unit features upgraded flooring and light fixtures throughout the home while the gourmet kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, granite counters, an upgraded backsplash, and a tray ceiling detail with cove lighting. The stunning kitchen opens out to the living area where a wall of windows spans the length of the space and a set of sliding glass doors open onto the huge private balcony. At approximately 650 square feet, this balcony is one of the largest in the community! A washer/...
Stunning condo in the centrally located Parkside community. This top floor unit features a bright, open floor plan with vaulted ceilings. The beautifully renovated kitchen comes complete with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and a tray ceiling detail with recessed lighting. This gourmet kitchen also offers a large breakfast bar that opens out to the spacious living and dining areas. Here, a set of sliding glass doors lead out to the private balcony and let in an abundance of natural light. The entire home has been recently upgraded with tile flooring in the kitchen and both baths, interior paint throughout, newer appliances, and new vanities in both bathrooms. The master bathroom also features a new shower to complete the spacious master suite. A large storage room off th...
Fantastic two-story condo located in the charming, tree lined Naglee Park neighborhood. This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath home offers 1,050 spacious square feet of open concept living. The airy living room flows easily into the kitchen and through to the home’s dining area where a set of sliding glass doors lead out to the private, covered balcony. In the kitchen, a peninsula offers additional counter space while a large pantry provides plenty of storage space. The downstairs also boasts hardwood flooring and a powder room. Both bedrooms are located upstairs for added privacy with each featuring their own en suite bathroom and plentiful closet space. The in-home laundry is also located upstairs for optimal ease and convenience. A reserved parking space in the secured garage and an additional stor...
A total of 19 restaurants are participating in this year's Dine Downtown San Jose Restaurant Week. Each restaurant will offer prix fixe multi-course meals, discounts, or chef's specials. This is one of the best times to try out new restaurants Downtown! Participating restaurants include:
71 Saint Peter Modern European Kitchen
The Farmers’ Union
The Grill on the Alley
Habana Cuba Restaurant
Loft Bar and Bistro
M Asian Fusion Restaurant
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks
Mosaic Restaurant and Lounge
Nemea Greek Taverna
Nomikai Social Food + Drinkery
Poor House Bistro
Scott’s Seafood San Jose
SP2 Communal Bar + Restaurant
As an example of what will be featured, 71 Saint Peter is ...
**3 Beds/2.5 Baths/1,787 Spacious Square Feet****Offered at $1,688,000**Lovely single family home in the ideal location, just minutes from Downtown Mountain View! Walk to the numerous shops, restaurants, and cafes on Castro Street, and enjoy the year-round Farmers’ Market. Easy access to the train station for CalTrain & Light Rail, Stevens Creek Trails, Landels Elementary School, major Silicon Valley companies and commuter routes, and so much more!The home is situated in a beautifully kept community with gorgeous landscaping and an inviting central courtyard. Its gracious floorplan offers a formal entry, living room with gas-started fireplace, open great room concept, comfortable family room, spacious dining room, and a master bedroom suite with a huge walk-in closet and a large soak...
Offered at $850,000, this stunning condo located in the heart of Downtown San Jose offers the epitome of high-rise luxury living. The floor-to-ceiling windows from this 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home provide plenty of natural sunlight and spectacular views of downtown and the foothills. Beautiful hardwood flooring runs throughout the kitchen, dining, and spacious living area. This gorgeous, open kitchen features granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and a large breakfast bar. Separated from the second bedroom by the living area for exceptional privacy, the spacious master suite features an enormous walk-in closet that leads back to the master bath complete with double sinks and an oversized tub.Centrally located in the heart of Downtown San Jose, The 88 is one of the premie...