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About Mosaic Restaurant and Lounge- San Jose

Mosaic Restaurant and Lounge features traditional Asian and American cuisine. Located in the heart of downtown San Jose, within the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, formally the Hotel Montgomery. Mosaic is a destination for great dining experiences,lounging with friends, specialty cocktails, and much much more.

211 S 1st St
San Jose, CA 95113
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Asian, American, Fusion / Eclectic

Hours of Operation:


Breakfast: Daily 6:30am-10:00am

Lunch: M-F 12:00am-2:00pm

Dinner: M-Sa 4:00pm-10:00pm

Dinner: Su 4:30pm-10:00pm

Cross Street:
San Carlos

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(408) 282-8888

Website:
http://www.mosaicdowntown.com/

Entertainment:
Live Jazz band Friday nights 6pm - 9pm

Executive Chef:
Richard Yu

Private Party Facilities:
Mosaic features 2 private dining rooms.

1) adjacent to our in restaurant dining room, seats up to 32.

2) Within the Hotel Lobby, a full private room that can seat up to 30.

Private Party Contact:
Les: (408) 282-8888

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access

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Mosaic Restaurant and Lounge- San Jose Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.2

service

4.3

ambience

4.3

value

4.1

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Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (9)
Good for Anniversaries (8)
Creative Cuisine (8)
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Happy Hour (8)
Good for Birthdays (8)
Business Meals (7)
Bar Seating (7)
Vibrant Bar Scene (7)
Good for Groups (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Special Occasion (6)
Handcrafted Cocktails (5)
Romantic (5)
Fit for Foodies (5)
Fun (4)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Great Beer (4)
Healthy (4)
Neighborhood Gem (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Casual (4)
Authentic (3)
Comfort Food (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Kid-friendly (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Live Music (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Spicy (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Cozy (2)
Worth the Drive (1)
Live Sports (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
People Watching (1)
Seasonal (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Disabled Access (1)
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined 6 days ago

Outstanding service, and the seafood and lamb chops and soups, both wonton and sweet and sour were excellent.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Happy Hour, Hot Spot, Gluten Free Options
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 8, 2017

Loved everything about our experience at Mosaic - enjoyed happy hour bites and beer/wine before our dinner - all were delicious! Great service and location.

Tags: Casual, Great Beer, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 4, 2017

Mosaic was always good; but I feel it is actually getting even better. I really appreciate having a well thought-out, full Asian-fusion menu. The dishes are actually creative and use authentic Asian flavours. I really like that. The service is also always very polite and attentive.

Tags: Hot Spot, Great Beer, Authentic, Paleo Friendly, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Bar Seating, Fun, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Kid-friendly, Gluten Free Options, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 27, 2017

The food was delicious but the service was slow. The restaurant is too large for the number of customers that were there on a Sunday night. The waiter was congenial and worked hard to make our dinner an enjoyable experience.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on November 26, 2017

We have been twice before but this time it was a big disappointment. My friend sent back the soup that he said tasted terrible. When the bill came it was still on the bill we asked it be removed and the waiter agreed then then he still rang it up on our CC then he removed it which meant we were charged twice on the card. The initial charge has now been removed but overall we were not impressed with the food. Sad to say because our first time was great. Hopefully it was just an off night, however we won’t return.

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·Dined on November 19, 2017

This was a family get together for several birthdays after a show at San Jose Performing Arts Center. We had 14 people. The Manager was a delight to work with and made all the detail arrangements. The waiter staff were attentive and met all of our needs including adjusting the tables, special orders for those with allergies. Wonderful evening!

Tags: Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Tim was our waiter and he was great! The food was delicious. I will definitely return

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 12, 2017

We had very good service and we enjoyed our meal. The menu didn't differentiate the types of dishes and it seems some plates are geared more for sharing and others were standalone. It was a bit confusing but we liked what we ordered. The bar crowd was a bit noisy and it was difficult to carry on a conversation. I had forgotten to mention to the waiter that we had a performance we were going to after our meal but our food came out quickly nontheless.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Tim was our server last Saturday and we generally seek him out because he’s great! Friendly personality, sharp sense of humor and good food recommendations.
I had the crab stuffed salmon, my brother had the ribeye steak—both were fantastic.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Good for Groups, Comfort Food
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Food portion is perfect and their kitchen is clean. You can see the cook from
Outside. I have a great server too and his name is Tim definitely go above and beyond to ensure great customer service. Food serve fast and hot too, with some mix of Asian fusion

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Business Meals, Tasting Menu, Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access, Healthy, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Casual, Notable Wine List, Fun, Kid-friendly, Gluten Free Options, Good Vegetarian Options, Comfort Food, Bar Seating, Great Beer, Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Special Occasion
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 11, 2017

The staff is awesome and we always get taken care of. They go above and beyond every time. The food is amazing never a complaint and it is always very tasty and delicious. You can not go wrong with anything you order. It’s a place you definitely must visit.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, People Watching, Cozy, Spicy, Comfort Food, Authentic, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Great Beer, Fun, Live Sports, Good for Groups, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre, Happy Hour, Great for Lunch, Quick Bite, Tasting Menu, Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Birthdays, Seasonal, Late-night Find, Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 8, 2017

The foods was terrible, too salty
Worst presentation ever
Service was slow and everything we ask for was out of order , ex : vinegar, sparkling water, candle for birthday,....
Too bright for dinner and no soft music, only noise from the bar and kitchen
Bad experience
Never be back again

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Great food and service

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·Dined on September 27, 2017

My Husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary at Mosaics. It was highly recommended by family members. Great place to be, I'm glad we were able to enjoy our evening at a lovely place.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List, Healthy, Happy Hour
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 16, 2017

It was already great food and a nice locale with a jazz band playing while we dined, but the topper was the amazing Tim. He was the most attentive waiter I've ever had and went above and beyond for us. He was an angel and deserves all the credit for making our anniversary that much better.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Our group of 8 goes there regularly for Happy Hour which has a great selection, half price appetizers and drinks. Our favorite waiter is Matt, who always takes good care of us!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 9, 2017

The food is sub par at best. The shrimp wonton with dry scallop broth is literally the worst soup we had ever tasted. The broth was full of sugar that's more appropriate for a dessert. Every other dishes are okay to sub par only. There was a band playing jazz so it understandable that the noise level is high. We definitely would not come back again.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 28, 2017

Delightful Asian fusion blending cultural tastes with artistry and flavor. Eclectic menu well executed. Service was top notch. Wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our pre-concert dinner and this meal embellished the evening.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 25, 2017

Very good and attentive service. The food was good and the proportions were sized well. The Chilean sea bass was expertly cooked and the vegetables perfectly done with the carrots being done yet the broccoli and zucchini were still al dente as they should be. Nice selection of beers and wines.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Late-night Find, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Live Music, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 24, 2017

Food and service were very good. Yummy interesting cocktails and mocktails too!

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Pre/post Theatre
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 2, 2017

We were very pleased with the food, service and presentation. We will be back.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 18, 2017

We had a very pleasant dinner for 10 on Father's Day. Good selection of Asian Fusion dishes. Good service and nice atmosphere.

Tags: Great Beer, Quiet Conversation, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 16, 2017

We enjoyed excellent food served creatively by very good servers.
Always a pleasure to dine at Mosaic.

Tags: Romantic, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 10, 2017

Terrible, just terrible. I had a Groupon and the bill was still outrageous. The food was disgusting. I had the ribeye, medium rare. All it came with were a few slices of asparagus for $38. I asked for it medium rare and it came out well done. Also, there is no parking. There is a hotel parking lot for the Sheraton, which is where the restaurant is, but you are not allowed to park there if you're not staying at the hotel. You have to park down the street in a paid parking lot which range from $5-$10 an hour. Horrible restaurant, horrible food, horrible parking.

Tags: Happy Hour
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 10, 2017

The whole experience was good.  Food was excellent. The service was great - very attentive and willing to split the checks. Got us out of there on time for a play we were attending.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups
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 (Orlando)·Dined on June 6, 2017

Mongolian stir fry steak was incredible. Mushroom chicken and hot & sour soup was really great. Service was also great!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 2, 2017

Food was good. Family style dishes and they are reasonable prices. Great downtown San Jose location and the place wasn't crowded at all for lunch. Asian fusion types of food with good portion.

Tags: Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 27, 2017

Great food and drinks! Enjoyed bocce ball with friends!

Tags: Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Comfort Food
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 25, 2017

I was able to book a table for 18 within a 1 hour notice. They accommodated our party very well. We were delighted to see they sat our large party at a table in their back dining room, perfect for our happy/lively/loud party.

Food was delicious and very tasty! We ordered the calamari & jalapeño appetizer, as well the the artichoke dip with pita chips/bread. The calamari was fresh and crispy! The pita chips were crunchy and soft at the same time, perfect balance for dipping and biting into.

For our entrees we ordered a variety of dishes, the flat iron steak & prawns with asparagus was a big hit with our party. Just be sure the meat you request is what you receive. If it was too red for some, they gladly took the meat back to grill it up again.

I will definitely be back to try out their happy hour - variety of appetizers that are 50% off, and drinks for less than $10.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Business Meals, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on May 14, 2017

great asian fusion restaurant that has something for everyone

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 (Anchorage)·Dined on May 9, 2017

Excellent entrees and appetizers. Great waiter who was a joy to be served by. Unique Asian recipes executed perfectly.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 6, 2017

Prices have gone up. Food is still good, & service is always superb (thanks to Tim!)

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Scenic View
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 2, 2017

Leslie was good to work with to help coordinate and accommodate my special event, within a week! In addition, our servers, Matthew and Tim, were quite helpful and accommodating; they took care of our group! Food and drinks were delicious. Everyone enjoyed themselves! Thank you for making my celebration a memorable one!

Tags: Happy Hour, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fun, Casual, Comfort Food, Disabled Access, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 29, 2017

Very enjoyable experience aided by a great waiter and good food.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 10, 2017

Our new favorite place. Went in with a Groupon and the staff embraced it instead of looking down on it as other restaurants have done. Started with calamari, the lettuce wraps, pork buns, then entrees of sea bass, flat iron steak with giant prawns, and fried rice with salmon. Ended the evening with chocolate lava cake with sauce and fresh strawberries. And our drinks were great: pomegranate lemon drop, berry lemon drop, pineapple mule, and Bloody Mary. Plus on the house champagne as we were celebrating our friend's recent nuptials.

Tags: Good for a Date, Paleo Friendly, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Groups, Casual, Healthy, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Vegan, Fun, Fit for Foodies
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 6, 2017

Our waiter was eager to please. Great service, but a little too much in contact. There was a loud tech happy hour, so it was noisy with drunks yelling at sports until late in our meal. They also seated a large group next to us, when there were plenty of other tables to choose from. Not so thoughtful. The food was amazing. We had a groupon, otherwise it might have seemed a bit expensive, but not too bad. We had a nice window seat, but the decor is nothing special, and the view is just the streetcar.

Tags: Fun, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene, Happy Hour
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on April 3, 2017

They have a creative Asian cuisine. We enjoy coming here with our parents and children when we go downtown and have eaten her three times recently.

Tags: Good for Groups, Scenic View, Creative Cuisine
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on March 31, 2017

Cambogee beef is fantastic. Ambiance and service is great.

Tags: Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on March 28, 2017

The atmosphere was nice. they made us feel welcomed.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Outstanding Value, Casual, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Romantic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on March 28, 2017

Great happy hour prices. Nice & quiet even with the TV's in the bar area for watching sports. They need to make the entrance more visible; not only did I go to the front but many other guests before realizing the entrance was down the side of the building. Would be nice if they offered validated parking.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Happy Hour, Good for a Date
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