Restaurants

Delicious Restaurants for Every Foodie

Gilroy offers a wide range of dining options, from casual family fare to great ethnic restaurants to gourmet cuisine prepared by award-winning chefs. And, of course, you can always find garlic on the menu here in Gilroy!

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A-Jay's Cheese Steaks

1340 First Street Suite E Gilroy, CA 95020

Family owned restaurant serving over 15 varieties of cheese steaks.

Applebee's

8200 Arroyo Circle Gilroy, CA 95020

This prominent eatery draws people of all ages and lifestyles with its fun, family-friendly atmosphere and signature bar and grill menu.

Asian Buffet

6960 Chestnut Street Gilroy, CA 95020

What’s better than a Buffet? All you can eat Asian food, need we say more?

Bamboo Village

8045 Wren Avenue Gilroy, CA 95020

Quiet place for Chinese Food and great Won-Ton soup.

Barbeque 152

8295 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

BBQ 152 offers real smoked BBQ that is cooked the Old Fashion way with plenty of Oakwood and time. BBQ 152 not only has amazing food but their beer menu is impressive as well. They have a wide variety of craft beer on tap with is constantly rotating to give their customers plenty of choices.

Bella Viva Ristorante

7423 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

A wine bar with Italian influences. Named for its interpretation of “Beautiful Life,” Bella Viva welcomes guests to a warm and inviting atmosphere the moment they arrive.

Black Bear Diner

395 Leavesley Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Hearty portions of delicious, home-style country cooking, delivered with friendly service that consistently exceeds expectation.

Buffalo Wild Wings

6805 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

Buffalo Wild Wings otherly known as B-Dubs is a great place to watch your favorite sporting event, drink a cold beer and enjoy some delicious food. B-Dubs has a full bar, over 30 T.V’s and an outside patio. It’s a great place to hang out with friends and family.

Café 152 Bread Co.

60 Fourth Street Suite 4 Gilroy, CA 95020

Café 152 Bread Company is a warm and inviting place with a seasonal menu that includes sandwiches, salads, and fresh baked goods. Everything is fresh, local, and light, with communal tables so customers can enjoy being part of a larger community.

Cafe 152 Burger Co.

8401 Church Street Suite 1 Gilroy, CA 95020

Proud to be your locally owned neighborhood burger cafe serving locally fresh and natural foods. Menu includes the All-American Hamburger and gourmet classics alongside signature sides. We're sure you will taste the difference. Below is an additional listng of what is available on the menu:

  • Handmade Certified Angus Beef Chuck Burgers
  • Fresh Locally Baked Buns
  • Locally Grown Produce
  • Fresh Cut Fries and Onion Rings
  • Real Handmade Hardpack Ice Cream Milkshakes

Cafe Thyme

433 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Rustic, comfortable, elegant atmosphere serving seasonal California Cuisine and classic favorites.

Carnitas Michoacan

7484 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

You will feel like you are in little Mexico with their Casieta style decor.  They have a wide variety of homemade Mexican food, fresh salsa made daily and the best carnitas in town.  Along with your meal, you can enjoy a cold horchata, Corona or a soda!  You will always be welcomed by their wait staff and feel like you are at home!

Casa de Fruta

10021 Pacheco Pass Highway Hollister, CA 95023

Open 24 hours a day!

Chevys

8440 Murray Avenue Gilroy, CA 95020

At Chevys, their goal is to share their happy place and fresh food with you. They’re all about fun music, strong margaritas, a mischievous grin, and, most importantly, fresh food.

Chili's

850 Renz Lane Gilroy, CA 95020

From fresh, hand-prepared salads to mouthwatering burgers, Chili's kicks up the flavor with food that is anything but ordinary.

Chipotle Mexican Grill

6955 Camino Arroyo #70 Gilroy, CA 95020

If you are looking for healthy fresh Mexican food, Chipotle is the place for you. Chipotle is about simple, fresh food without artificial flavors or fillers, just genuine raw ingredients and their delicious flavors. At Chipotle you customize your meals choosing from a wide assortment of meats, salsas and vegetables. Don’t forget to order a side of their famous chips and guacamole, you won’t regret it!

Cielito Lindo

7460 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Cielito Lindo has been family owned and operated for 23 years. They are known for our sizzling fajitas and mouth watering chile verde! Come enjoy some authentic mexican food and a fresh margarita to wet your whistle!

Claddagh Irish Restaurant & Pub

1300 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Munchies, soups & salads, sandwiches, burgers, entrees, pastas & house specials! Lots of room with TVs all around and a full bar!

Dany's Restaurant

7210 Camino Arroyo Suite 100 Gilroy, CA 95020

American and Mexican Cuisine.

El Michoacano Restaurant

6966 Chestnut Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Ceviche, Ceviche, Ceviche! El Michoacano is a great place to come to get your seafood fix. If you aren’t a seafood lover, there are delicious burritos and enchiladas on the menu as well. El Michoacano has a wide variety of beers and delicious micheladas!

Famous Dave's

6925 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

The Famous Dave's BBQ restaurant in Gilroy, California serves up award-winning barbecue ribs and hickory-smoked meats in a casual, family-friendly atmosphere.  For the “Best Barbecue” in Gilroy, you can dine in, takeout, or have them cater your next event!

Fifth Street Coffee Roasting Co.

7501 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

At their coffee bar, they brew their coffee with intention and innovation, viewing coffee as both an art and a science. Yet, whether you are a coffee enthusiast, or simply a thirsty traveler, Fifth Street Coffee promises unparalleled hospitality and a delicious beverage.

First Street Coffee House

1211 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

First Street Coffee is a good old-fashioned coffee shop, where many of Gilroy’s locals hang out and everyone is family. Their goal is to get to know every customer who walks through their door. In the morning, you can sit and enjoy free Internet access with a ham, egg & cheese bagel or grab a sandwich and a cup of soup for lunch later in the day.

FroYo Fever

6955 Camino Arroyo #40 Gilroy, CA 95020

Tasty, fresh, and healthy! Located just one mile from the outlets. Choose from 12 flavors with over 60 different toppings!

Gaeta's Taqueria

7820 Monterey Road, Gilroy, CA 95020

Best burritos in town!

Garlic City Cafe

7461 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. On the menu there are fresh salads, gourmet sandwiches and tasty cream of garlic soup. Garlic ice cream is also available! Open 7 days a week (no dinner served on Sundays and Mondays)

Ginger Cafe

8657 San Ysidro Avenue Gilroy, CA 95020

Ginger Cafe is a family-run restaurant specializing in fresh and seasonal cuisine. Rooted in the Chinese culinary tradition and inspired by food from Southeast Asian regions and locally available ingredients, Ginger Cafe offers a diverse, fresh and flavorful menu.

Golden State Brew & Grill

7560 Monterey Road Suite 100 Gilroy, CA 95020

At Golden State Brew & Grill, creating a great beer demands the blend of knowledge and passion. Knowledge is understanding the capability of the ingredients. Passion is derived from never settling for regular or common flavors and charging to exceed expectations. You’ll soon discover the absolute perfection of drinking a craft beer at the source.

Our philosophy is to make great beer, have fun, and care about our community!

Great China Garden

7760 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Their chefs create your favorite Chinese dishes fresh and delicious for every occasion. If you’re looking for a quick lunch or a 12-course meal, they have it all for you.

Heavy's Grill

2695 Hecker Pass Hwy Gilroy, CA 95020

Located out at the Gilroy Golf Course.  A great place to grab breakfast before your round of golf or lunch when you are done.  Great food and great prices.

Icicles

7210 Camino Arroyo #105 Gilroy, CA 95020

Here at Icicles, we strive to keep our customers happy. Our mission is to provide you with the best customer service and experience while showcasing our artisan handcrafted ice cream rolls. All of our products are natural and wholesome.

The secret? Cream, Milk, Eggs, Sugar, That's it! We pasteurize these ingredients daily in small batches using very low sugar without adding preservatives.

Josephine's Bakery

383 1st St
Gilroy, CA 95020

Josephine's Bakery offers a wide variety of pastries, cookies, cakes, cupcakes and many more delicious desserts. If you have a sweet tooth, this is the bakery for you!

La Hacienda

1160 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Since 2004, La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant of Gilroy offers authentic Mexican food at reasonable prices in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Their menu includes lunch and dinner specials and all the traditional Mexican favorites such as quesadillas, enchiladas, tacos, burritos and plenty more.

Ling's Mongolian BBQ

340 East Tenth Street #G Gilroy, CA 95020

Buffet style Mongolian BBQ.

Little India

1340 First Street Suite A Gilroy, CA 95020

Specializing in Indian Cuisine. Little India believes quick and good service is key to a good business and they will go the extra mile to fulfill every customers needs.

Longhouse Restaurant

8175 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Low-key, time-tested institution preparing classic American standards for breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Los Pericos Taqueria

20 Fifth Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Enjoy fresh tortillas and chips & salsa all made from scratch!  Great assortment of food and very reasonably priced.

Mama Mia's

1360 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Mama Mia's is a favorite place for all to meet for lunch or dinner with both inside and outside dining. Their menu has wonderful Italian dishes.  If you are in the mood for "Garlic", Mama Mia's has a special menu that features dishes from the Gilroy Garlic Festival. So even if you are not here during the 3-day festival in July, you can still get a flavor of some of the dishes they serve there!

Mimi's Cafe

6935 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

Mimi's Cafe is a favorite destination for restaurant goers who want to relax and connect over freshly prepared meals.  Mimi's Cafe is open all day, with tasty breakfasts, lunches and dinners that feature fresh, quality ingredients with seasonal offerings and healthy options.

Mr. Hong's

1210 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Their menu includes Chinese fast food, buffet style.

Ninja Sushi

715 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Great sushi and a great atmosphere. Come have a drink and enjoy sushi!

OD's Kitchen

28 Martin Street Gilroy, CA 95020

O.D.'s was founded by Don and Diana O'Donoghue using good, old family recipes. The restaurant is now maintained by their sons: Mike, Mark, and Bryan.  Come on in and taste what all the fuss is about.

Old City Hall Restaurant

7400 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

This restaurant is located in downtown’s grandest and most iconic landmark and features breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Try one of the numerous garlic-laced dishes on the menu!

Panda Express

6975 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

The chefs at Panda Express are famous for wokking up delicious, one-of-a-kind entrees such as their signature tangy Orange Chicken and zesty Beijing Beef.  Guests also enjoy a large menu of other traditional Chinese dishes like spicy Kung Pao Chicken and savory Broccoli Beef.

Panera Bread

6865 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

Panera Bread bakery-cafes showcase the art and craft of bread making, helping customers truly appreciate and enjoy a great loaf of bread by studying its crust, crumb and craft. Panera Bread understands that great bread makes great meals, from made-to-order sandwiches to tossed-to-order salads and soup served in bread bowls. Eat in or order online.

Pho Thanh An

890 Renz Lane #108 Gilroy, CA 95020

Very casual and popular Vietnamese restaurant that serves pho, vermicelli, spring rolls, rice and meat dishes. They also have boba and milk teas. Water and hot tea are free with your meal. Everything is tasty and priced under $10.

Pineapple Village

769 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Come enjoy Southeast Asian Gourmet. They have a great lunch special and friendly staff!

Royal King Eggroll

8610 San Ysidro Avenue Suite A Gilroy, CA 95020

An eggroll is not an eggroll unless it is from King Eggroll.  You can choose from a variety of delicious dishes at an affordable price.  Order special party trays for your next special events or dine in.

Saigon -2- Siam Bistro

1280 First Street Unit E Gilroy, CA 95020

Voted Best of Gilroy 2017 for "Best Asian Food", "Best Vegetarian Cuisine", and "Quick Bites"!

Saigon -2- Siam Bistro, is a family owned and operated restaurant that specializes in Vietnamese Fusion, Vegetarian and Thai Cuisines.  Menu choices includes Banh Mi Sandwiches, Sate Pho, Pad Thai, and Drunken Noodles are just a few of the specialties that they serve.  Stop by and try their Thai BBQ Chicken. You will be coming back for more!

Sandy's Cafe

6120 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Sandy Moretti along with her husband Junior and Granddaughter Sammy, took over this restaurant a few years ago.  A welcoming smile and great food will greet you here.  Open for breakfast and lunch.

Scotty's Family Restaurant at Gilroy Bowl

7554 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

A gem of a coffee shop.  Located inside the Gilroy Bowling Alley, it's got wonderful food and even better prices! Their menu includes Hawaiian, Japanese, and American cuisines. A local favorite for sure!

Star Tea Boba

8650 San Ysidro Avenue Gilroy, CA 95020

Visit Star Tea and enjoy Drinks, Boba, and Snacks in Gilroy, CA.

Station 55 Seafood & Mexican Cocina

55 Fifth Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Enjoy authentic Mexican food at the historic Station 55. Come and indulge in great seafood and other traditional Mexican dishes.

 

Stubby's Sports Bar and Grill

707 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Great Sports Bar with a great menu and bar. Eat your peanuts and then throw the shells on the floor!

Super Burger Drive-In

611 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Enjoy a tasty burger for an affordable price. Visit this local burger hot-spot today!

Super Taqueria (Location 1)

401 Tenth Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Best authentic mexican restaurant around. This is as real as mexican food gets.  Great quality and delicious food.

Super Taqueria (Location 2)

6951 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

Best authentic mexican restaurant around. This is as real as mexican food gets.  Great quality and delicious food.

Sushi Omakase

6905 Camino Arroyo Suite 50 Gilroy, CA 95020

Sushi Omakase specializes in serving rare, high quality and traditional food prepared by experienced Japanese chefs in a lively environment or for catering and parties.

Tacos Ameca

7001 Monterey Road Gilroy, CA 95020

This authentic taqueria is known for their yummy homemade tortillas and large fire grill right outside their restaurant. Stop by Taco Ameca if you are in the mood for delicious tacos and fuego salsa!

Taqueria Cancun

890 Renz Lane Suite #105 Gilroy, CA 95020

Menu includes tacos, burritos, quesadillas, tostadas, and more...all fresh and grilled!

Ten Japan

1340 First Street Suite C Gilroy, CA 95020

Ten Japan restaurant strives every day to provide their customers with the finest Japanese food in California and beyond.

The Clubhouse at Eagle Ridge Golf Club

2951 Club Drive Gilroy, CA 95020

Eagle Ridge offers a full-service restaurant and bar in a 22,000 square foot clubhouse. The Clubhouse, designed in the Monterey Colonial style, features a richly appointed lounge with a complete bar and extensive wine list.

The Habit Burger Grill

6955 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

A great burger at a great price. Not craving a burger? There are also beach-inspired menu options such as fresh-grilled albacore sandwich made with line-caught tuna; chicken sandwich topped with crisp bacon and velvety avocado; and crisp salads made to order.

The Milias Restaurant

7397 Monterey Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Voted one of the Best Burgers in Silicon Valley by MyTown Magazine, The Milias is an anchor in Gilroy’s historic downtown district. With a unique cowboy-motif horseshoe cocktail lounge and an adjoining spacious dining room which has served generations of Gilroyans for years, diners today will be delighted with the unique and friendly atmosphere at The Milias Restaurant. Surrounded by the aura and tradition of one of Gilroy’s oldest and most respected dining establishments, food lovers of today will be charmed by the presentation of fine cuisine and professional service at this old but new Gilroy landmark.

Victoria's Mexican Restaurant

757 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Victoria's Restaurant has been family owned and operated since 1983.  They have a wide variety of homemade authentic mexican entrees.  Wednesday's famous Albondigas soup is fabulous!  On Saturdays and Sundays, enjoy a nice warm bowl of fresh menudo soup. You will always leave Victoria's feeling like a part of the familia!

West Side Grill

8080 Santa Teresa Blvd Suite 100 Gilroy, CA 95020

The Westside Grill is a family-owned, neighborhood restaurant with a menu of favorites, an ever-changing list of daily specials, a full bar and a friendly staff. It's just right, whether you're looking for a delicious dinner, a late night drink with friends, or omelettes and pancakes for breakfast on the weekend. The Westside Grill is open 7 evenings a week for dinner, Monday through Friday for lunch and brunch on Saturday and Sunday.

Wingstop

7171 Camino Arroyo Gilroy, CA 95020

We’re not in the wing business. We’re in the flavor business. It’s been our mission to serve the world flavor since we first opened shop in ’94, and we’re just getting started.

Yoghart

1230 First Street #105 Gilroy, CA 95020

Voted as “Best Frozen Yogurt” in 2014! Be adventurous and try their most unique flavor: maple bacon donut!

Yogofino Yogurt

745 First Street Gilroy, CA 95020

Rain or shine come enjoy some delicious yogurt!