Britannia Arms Downtown

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173 West Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113 173 West Santa Clara Street, San Jose Directions
Today 11:00 AM - 11:59 PM Open All Hours
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88% of 186 customers recommended

About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Pub Food, American, British, Burgers, Seafood
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Price
    $15-$30
  • Hours
    Sun-Sat
    12:00 AM - 2:00 AM, 11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
  • Cuisine
    Pub Food, American, British, Burgers, Seafood
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Parking
    Street
  • Free Parking
    Yes
  • Delivery
    No
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Reservations
    No
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Gluten Free Options
    Yes
  • Catering
    Yes
  • Good For Kids
    Yes
  • Good For Groups
    Yes
  • WiFi
    Yes
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Tips

250
70 Tips
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Suprised food good
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Report | a year ago
The food was quite tasty and well prepared. The service was mediocre, very slow at first and the bar does not serve (have) brandy.
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Report | a year ago
Get the fish and chips!
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Report | a year ago
Make sure you call them to make sure it's not an event going on. You will not be able use your Groupon on event days. Seems like most Friday, Saturday and Sunday are event days.
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Report | a year ago
Sticky toffee pudding!
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Report | a year ago
good burgers
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Report | a year ago
nice atmosphere good food friendly staff
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Report | a year ago
Bad over-priced food !!!! Especially the steak and mushroom pie.
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Report | a year ago
The service was good, food came quickly, we had the fish and chips which were wonderful. Would recommend this restaurant.
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Report | a year ago
Brittania arms has tasty items, the fish and chips with garlic fries is a crowd pleaser!
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From Our Editors

If you hang around downtown San Jose for long enough, you might become curious about someone called "The Brit." It seems like they host more parties than is humanly possible—"When do they sleep?" one has to wonder, hearing about the many DJs, karaoke sessions, and sports viewings they host. Follow a weekend crowd, however, and you'll learn that The Brit is not a person, but a pub where British cuisine pairs with beer, cocktails, and cheery character.

The menu at Britannia Arms Downtown covers the savory bases, from shepherd's pie to bangers and mash. And though they are British staples, the recipes are far from flippant reproductions. The fish and chips features housemade beer batter and tartar sauce over its Atlantic white cod, and the Angus beef patty on the baguette burger is hand-shaped. These and other entrees pair well with more than 20 drinks on draft, such as Boddingtons and Wyder's Pear Cider, available in pints, 120-oz "beer towers," or a 16-story hollow replica of Big Ben.

The Brit rallies its patrons for events almost every night of the week. There might be a UFC match on its many televisions, a stand-up comedian regaling the guests, or a trivia contest pitting team against team. One constant is the chatter on the heated patio, which sprawls for 3,000 square feet and has its own full-service bar.

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Britannia Arms Downtown

Sun-Sat
12:00 AM - 2:00 AM, 11:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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