Chilis Grill & Bar
2185 Eastridge Loop, San Jose, CA 95122, United States
Review №1

This was my first time here. Good place. The interior/attire was definitely a classy steakhouse vibe. As soon as I walked in, I was seated. The waitress was attentive and very friendly. She was amazingly helpful...and it felt genuine. I was very impressed. The food was great. No complaints. They proportions were very generous as well. Great selection of wine as well. Reason for the 4 instead of 5 stars...the meat wasn't cooked enough.

Review №2

Okay so first off. Customer service is this place varies quite a bit. (We went here two times in a span of "one" week) the first time we went there. IT LITERALLY TOOK 2 HOURS TO COOK SIMPLE GOD DANG NOODLES! FREAKING NOODLES!! But all that anger kind of just went away after I tasted the really good "chicken Cajun pasta"Yummy I've only been here a couple times so I can't really go into too much detail about it.

Review №3

Decent place with decent prices and decent food. Can't say I love it, but it was ok. Curbside is available, which is an advantage.

Review №4

They've upped their game in the last few years with better and healthy menu choices. Their black beans are still my favorite, however they need to work on their rice (a bit dry). But cheers on keeping their President Margaritas yummy as ever!

Review №5

I see the menu online: double burger 8.45 and I ordered it by phone, when I pay the bill was 19.64 really? Why? For one burger

Review №6

When you arrive to K town, you won't see much but a hole in a wall spot, with a line of people outside waiting to get in as if they were waiting inline for a concert. With only limited bar seating you can expect to wait, but the wait isn't that long, it moves fairly quickly. It's worth the wait! The menu is pretty straight forward which is the best, you get exactly what they are known for and you will leave full and with a smile on your face.

Review №7

My girlfriend and I started coming here when it first opened and loved it since day 1!! It's been fun to watch the menu change and try new things as they appear. Our favorites have been the brussel sprout salad, the pork belly sushi and the rotisserie chicken. We have yet to try something we don't like.

Review №8

Ordered takeout here last weekend and it was delicious!! I'd been wanting to try their dry fried chicken wings for a while now, and they did not disappoint. We got the chicken wings, green beans, and black bean noodles and everything was fresh and high quality. The black bean noodles were a surprise, with lots of pieces of assorted mix ins (squid, pork, shrimp)! Highly recommend for takeout during shelter in place :)

Review №9

Delicious clam chowder and great service. The bread bowl was delicious and soft. The chowder was creamy and full of the good stuff. Lots of clams and potatoes along with some veggies. It was delicious.

Review №10

An incredible spot for easygoing burgers and pooches sort of toll. Their fries are naturally cooked and it is so scrumptious. The staff and the proprietor are pleasant and well disposed to their costumers.

Review №11

My boyfriend and I descended on Harris' like a pride of lions on a wildebeest carcass. A visit here is basically the San Franciscan version of such a carnivorous smorgasbord.We started the night out with cocktails. HIGHLY recommend the St. Germain Squeeze. It's like candy. It was my boyfriend and my anniversary and nothing says "I love you" like a bloody slab of meat (no vegetarians here, folks). As luck would have it, it's the 25th Anniversary and they have a special prix fix menu with Filet Mignon rossini...and a wine paring option to boot. HEYO!

Review №12

Been coming here for years and probably the only Chinese (Korean fusion) restaurant I go to. Very kind owner ! It's really a nice place to do family dining :)

Review №13

Excellent food. Fantastic customer service. Felt really looked after while we were eating out food. Specially this girl, I don't remember her name., She represented the premises in a very professional manner. Highly recommended.

Review №14

Found this in my salad tonight...yes plastic...last time in my potato soup...ugh

Review №15

Our server Quinn was great! We were a large party and he was still in training, but did an outstanding job with our picky crowd.

Review №16

We were seated quickly and our server Ermis ask for our drink order right away. Great food and service. The energy in this restaurant is amazing. Staff is very polite. Extra star for having clean womens restrooms.

Review №17

The food and service is great. We had their Bacon Cheeseburger and Tacos. It was plenty of food at a reasonable price. There wasn't a long wait to be served. I hope you get Britney, she was cheerful and very attentive to our needs. You can use the app to order ahead and get on waitlist for a table. Great location outside of the mall, close to the movie theater.

Review №18

Two thirds of the time, you get a decent server. But I once had a waitress serving in the bar area, and after she plopped my food down, she never bothered to ask if I needed anything. She didn't come back to my table until some time after I finished. Now I go to another Chili's instead.

Review №19

We like a lot eating out. Yesterday we found this superb place which friends recommended to us. We had a beautiful evening there with very good meal and an experienced stuff and a great chief cook. We added this restaurant in our phone list and we shall definitely return very soon. We deeply recommend.

Review №20

Great Service , following Covid Guidelines.

Review №21

This restaurant is the one I always prefer. I go to many restaurants but here I constantly return again and again. The crew is very welcoming and the food they offer is so tasty. I never miss an opportunity to have a good dinner here. Highly recommended.

Review №22

Great curb side service

Review №23

Tried this spot before with my friend and I am addicted since then. I liked the awesome atmosphere and delightful food and drinks. Great work.

Review №24

Placed order online for pickup which would be ready in 20 min. Food was not ready when I arrived so I waited 15 min (past scheduled ready time). I ordered Ranchero chicken tacos with two sides of broccoli and the Bacon avocado grilled chicken sandwich. Next time, I will skip the tacos which had very little chicken.

Review №25

Order came out 10 minutes early at Curbside.

Review №26

Always a great deal, my date and I regularly visit and always get the 2 for 25$ dinner deal (i appetizer or 2 side salads, 2 entrees and choice of dessert. I get the sirloin which has 2 side choices.. Mine loaded mashed potatoes, buttered ear of corn and roasted asparagus. My boyfriend ordered the half rack of baby ribs which came with a side order of medium cut french fries. The only complaint I ever have is the food sometimes takes longer than I would like to come out.

Review №27

This spot is worth a try. They serve large portions for convenient rates. Constantly well organized and with awesome atmosphere. Would recommend to others.

Review №28

Great food and great service! Curbside pick up very convenient.

Review №29

Good place to have a lunch

Review №30

Great place to stop for a drink before the movies or for some food after the mall. The food is what you would expect from Chilis and the service is decent. There is about 6 or 7 TVs in the bar area playing different sports so you can normally find the game you are looking for. Gets surprisingly busy on weekends so dont be surprised if you have to wait for a table.

Review №31

I love Chili's and the food was and is so very good. HOWEVER, last nite our service for a birthday party of 9, was ridiculous. I called to ask if they were able to seat us and would serve birthday cake for us (where do I bring it)? They said YES of course, call back an hour before so they could set up our table. I did, handed the cake and sorbet to the hostess, as instructed. To my surprise, they had to seat another group at our table. So, I observed, they had room to seat another double table, they even had plenty of chairs, but no other unattached tables to put there in that empty space. We did wait, and wait, and wait, with 3 disabled, and 88 year old granny. Our food was so good, our server struggled, (I had told him about the birthday cake), he cleared our plates, then brought our desert, still in the containers, and bags we had brought them in.He offered to bring us plates, but, would he bring everything else, knife, silverware, scoop, people to sing "Happy Birthday"? We left, to serve and sing at home, with our melted sorbet.Yes, we left him a tip, after all, he still served 9 people, and the food was so good.

Review №32

We like the casual atmosphere here and menu choices. The food is consistently good, and customer service was pleasant. Great place to watch a game at the bar.

Review №33

The chicken nachos are good.

Review №34

This review is only for drinks at the bar. I ordered the pineapple blueberry margarita and it was pretty good. I have never been a fan of their food but some of the appetizers are ok. They have remodeled the restaurant and the bartender is super chill. Go for happy hour at 3, drinks and appetizers are on special.

Review №35

The lack of the outdoor dining seems like a missed opportunity.

Review №36

Great scene for tasty texmex. Good place to hang and eat some good food. Quick and friendly service. Bring your appetite because portions are large.

Review №37

Sadly, the labor shortage has caught up with this spot I suspect, both for waitstaff and kitchen. One wait person for whole restaurant at first, then another. Took long times to get water, our orders taken, then food arrival. And again, one person's lunch issue took another time to get resolved. The two lunch salads were pronounced quite good! The chicken enchiladas were dry and difficult to eat for one of us. Soup and salad combo for me was okay, though Caesar salad had clearly been sitting for a while. Music was on pretty loud for this group of seniors to hear each other in a somewhat empty area. It was hard for me to have an issue with the waitress considering the coverage expected by her. Sigh.

Review №38

Great food for a good prices

Review №39

I get the 3 for $10 (Last page on the Menu)1 fountain drink1 appetizer from their choices1 entree of their choices.I got cajun pasta oh so so good and a great price. yes, I recommend it.The wait , no matter if theres only a little bit of people its still a wait.

Review №40

The service was good, my plate arrived to me in the blink of an eye...I was impressed by the whole experience

Review №41

Drinks during Happy Hour were cheap and it was pretty slow when we came in. Bartender was great

Review №42

The service was great. I didn't care for the food. I usually like Chili's food, but this time not so much

Review №43

My food was good the waiter did the best you could there were so many empty tables and not enough help we waitedfor a long time

Review №44

TexMex and the scene at this place is great. Food with real quality ingredients. The place has a nice feel to it.

Review №45

A large rest that you can get delicious food with your family

Review №46

Overall the wait was really long. The restaurant was clearly understaffed. Which is unfortunate because the place was busy with a line out the the door. Our server was friendly but was working too many tables to be able to provide adequate service for our party of 6. This restaurant lost out on many opportunities to up sale, refill alcohol and offer desserts which we would've was ok. Poor management for such a great restaurant like chili's and great busy location..this place is losing alot of business. I saw many people get up and leave or turn around at the door.

Review №47

Love the $5 margaritas, wait staff was prompt, and checked in occasionally to make sure we were good

Review №48

My favorite place for quality TexMex. Arrived at seven, it wasn't crowded. Looking forward to coming back with my relatives. The bill was fair for the quality of food. Similar to a cafe in Las Vegas I loved.

Review №49

This is the second time I have gone to Chili's on the weekend and sit at the bar. I don't know the waiter's name because one took our order and the other bartender took care of us. Anyway the bartender did a great job. He is the one with the tattoos and the semi long hair. Anyway the bartender did a great job. Service was great even though it was packed, the waiter was still very attentive. Will be coming back.

Review №50

Decent food for fair price, been there for two times.

Review №51

There were a large group of people. The server was busy but friendly and attentive. I had the lunch special which was soup and half a sandwich. The sandwich was excellent, the soup was good.

Review №52

Good place for quality TexMex. I was super full. Looking forward to coming back with my coworkers. Prices that won't shock you. Feels similar to a restaurant in Philadelphia that I enjoyed visiting.

Review №53

I frequent this marvelous place often because I love the good mood that is exist in this place. The personel is extraordianrillyremarkably cordial and professional. The service is impressively rapid. Not to mention, the food you get is great. I frequent more than once and I was always delighted. The payment is reasobable. I recommend this restaurant to to all.

Review №54

Good food, slow service. Still worth it.

Review №55

The popular foods here is there steak there chicken enchilada soup and there taxes fries

Review №56

Steak is bomb! love the 25 dollar meal for 2 option!

Review №57

TVs are small and old, so don't come for the game. But the staff are great and the bar is big!

Review №58

Took us 3 tries to get some fresh fries and the arnold palmer was gross. Very watered down. Server was great but the food no so good.

Review №59

Fast , friendly service drinks and food very delicious Magarita for the month of October winner. My table stayed clean. All smiles.

Review №60

Great service, food and drinks were delicious

Review №61

Chili's is just not that good to me. I used to love it. I would eat the mushroom swiss fajitas all the time when I was like 12. But the quality has gone downhill so much. Now the only thing I like is the white spinach queso. But its not worth going to Chili's just to get some queso.

Review №62

My top place for texmex. Two thumbs up for this place. The service was very welcoming and sociable. This place has a great design. Food is like a place in Baltimore I liked.

Review №63

Good was ok, our server was horrible, he do no paid attention to our order, he had a bad attitude. He forgot one of the 5 dishes. I think he doesn't have a personality to be a server. Plus hes English was good but he speaks in a guy that was so difficult to understand . Manager show up to apologies for the missing dish and offer it for to go at mo cost. Thank for that.

Review №64

Good place to eat before or after Shopping at Eastridge Mall

Review №65

The food is amazing, very kind waitress and a good family environment.

Review №66

This place is great diana and miranda are awesome

Review №67

Great dinner

Review №68

Great food and great service.

Review №69

Quick and easy, friendly staff

Review №70

Really good food and ok service

Review №71

Food was fresh... staff was friendly... all around great environment

Review №72

Sat in the bar to have dinner. It had nice lively vibe with mix of music over the various shows on the screens. The wait staff was helpful and the food was good.

Review №73

I had a burger, it was kinda dry. They don't have lettuce wraps. The server was nice, but things came out slowly. The chips are good. Really thin and crispy.

Review №74

My wife and I have dinner at all local chili's at least 4 times a month and always have a pleasant experience good costumer service good food and very cold beer.

Review №75

Food was salty and I guess you have to order burgers to get best taste and service sucks

Review №76

Food was okay but my trying to figure out how to play with even with waiters assistance was a nightmare. It took around half an hour just to pay

Review №77

Not a great experience waiter was busy talking with other staff rather than attending to his customers. Long wait for food and took forever bringing the tab. Though the food was great.

Review №78

Waited so long i left. Everone got their food before me and i came in first. I was very up set. Will not go back. Do not recommend this at all.

Review №79

Great place. Quick service. Good food.

Review №80

I took my family to have dinner today. The three of us had a waiter her name was Jessica we had her before but she had a really bad attitude and never not even once smile. So, I thought she changed up her act nope she still had the same attitude and never pay attention to us not even one she was paying attention of two couple more than us not only that I think she was racist because the couple were white and my mom was tan while my dad is white and I'm half and half. So, there two things they should do send her home or fired her.

Review №81

I love their new menu.

Review №82

Good food & great service

Review №83

Only black beans? Waiter gave excellent service.

Review №84

Excellent place for quality TexMex. arrived at seven, it wasn't crowded. if it was closer to my home i would be here often.

Review №85

Finally a Chili's with excellent prompt service and perfectly cooked food.

Review №86

Steak was cooked perfect , food was fire Service a little slow in non peak

Review №87

Poor service, Serves and bartenders need to put more attention on the customer.

Review №88

Service was very attentive, catered to every request , wait time was minimal to almost none at all

Review №89

Today it really bad service and everything what we asked they don't have any I'm not happy with this place

Review №90

The food is somewhat bland, but the customer service is extremely well!

Review №91

Good Happy hour prices great service quick in the bar area

Review №92

Typical Chili's... Not bad. Best advice would be to sit in the bar rather than wait for dining area. We always get faster service there.

Review №93

There were 5 in our party. Food was good but server didn't come to our table to check on us.

Review №94

Very good food & great service too!!!

Review №95

Good Food, slow service.

Review №96

The servers/bartenders were sexy but the food was salty. Will definitely be back to admire the eye candy & order an unsalted margarita!

Review №97

The food is goodBut, the service bud

Review №98

Took forever to get our drinks. Never refilled. Appetizer came after our food, was promised a free dessert for that and never got it. Food itself was good, wifes fries were cold. Wasn't even that busy in there.

Review №99

Great food, drinks & prices!

Review №100

Bad, bad, bad. Poor food quality, overly expensive and the kitchen did not follow cooking specifications ( I asked for a medium rare burger, received well done) If I had more time I would have return it.

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3.9 Rating
  • Address:2185 Eastridge Loop, San Jose, CA 95122, United States
  • Site:
  • Phone:+1 408-532-6727
  • Tex-Mex restaurant
  • American restaurant
  • Bar
  • Bar & grill
  • Hamburger restaurant
  • Mexican restaurant
  • Restaurant
Working hours
  • Monday:11AM–11PM
  • Tuesday:11AM–11PM
  • Wednesday:11AM–11PM
  • Thursday:11AM–11PM
  • Friday:11AM–11:30PM
  • Saturday:11AM–11:30PM
  • Sunday:11AM–10PM
Service options
  • Curbside pickup:Yes
  • Delivery:Yes
  • No-contact delivery:Yes
  • Takeout:Yes
  • Dine-in:No
  • Great dessert:Yes
Popular for
  • Lunch:Yes
  • Dinner:Yes
  • Solo dining:Yes
  • Wheelchair accessible entrance:Yes
  • Alcohol:Yes
  • Beer:Yes
  • Cocktails:Yes
  • Coffee:Yes
  • Comfort food:Yes
  • Happy hour drinks:Yes
  • Happy hour food:Yes
  • Hard liquor:Yes
  • Healthy options:Yes
  • Kids' menu:Yes
  • Late-night food:Yes
  • Quick bite:Yes
  • Small plates:Yes
Dining options
  • Lunch:Yes
  • Dinner:Yes
  • Catering:Yes
  • Dessert:Yes
  • Bar onsite:Yes
  • Good for kids:Yes
  • High chairs:Yes
  • Casual:Yes
  • Cozy:Yes
  • College students:Yes
  • Groups:Yes
  • Tourists:Yes
  • Usually a wait:Yes
  • Debit cards:Yes
  • NFC mobile payments:Yes
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