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Southern Kitchen

27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
+1 408-354-7515
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (8 reviews)
“hash browns” (5 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Small, even cozy but also busy and noisy. No couple, at anytime, should ever pay over $40 for a breakfast (eggs, toast hash browns and bacon) with juice and coffee - not including tip - unless you're ordering room service from a high-end hotel in...More

Thank MIT629
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at this restaurant since it originally opened in 1993! The original owner has passed away, but it is run by one of her relatives. The food is sumptuous and the service is very quick and efficient, even on the...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 15 November 2017

My wife and I joined another couple at Southern Kitchen on a Sunday in late October 2017. It is a busy place that draws crowds for their large menu of breakfast favorites. Our food was very good and service was efficient. One of our favorites...More

Thank Robert D
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a local and have not eaten here, shame on you..!! We were spending the weekend in Los Gatos and this place was recommended. Only mintues from our hotel.. So many great choices on the menu for everyone..!! I had the chorizo eggs...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Everyone talked about the shrimp and grits (which I'd never heard of) and now I understand why. Parking was a challenge and we had to wait a while but they did a good job getting in our group of 4 adults and two kids. The...More

Thank OdellPeeps
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

So many breakfast choices! And the hot chocolate comes with whipped cream AND sprinkles. Kids dream come true. This is a breakfast dream spot, friendly fast, cozy, great food, good coffee. Something to make everyone happy.

Thank NVRam123
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Busy little spot. Has charm and great food. The waffles are the best! We had the bacon stuffed seeped fries waffle as an "appetizer". Truly something special! The eggs Benedict was good by the yolks were not as runny as I would have liked. Had...More

Thank DebMey11
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Busy breakfast crowd, they serve classic and southern dishes large portions well done with attentive service

Reviewed 24 February 2017

On our February stay in Los Gatos, we had breakfast at Southern Kitchen at 27 E Main St, in downtown Los Gatos. The restaurant is in a older commercial building, that appears to have been repurposed for several businesses on the ground floor. As we...More

Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a busy Saturday morning. There was about a half hour wait for a table so we took the seats at the counter, just as good. Service was friendly and efficient. Food was delicious and plentiful. Simply put this is a nice place...More

Thank Cheryl D
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27 January 2015|
Response from lhflg | Reviewed this property |
I looked it up on Yelp and it says they do not take reservations. The place is quite small, so I would call them and see if it's possible to get a reservation for a large party like that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 E Main St, Los Gatos, CA 95030-6939
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-7515
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