Santa Cruz - If you're looking for a day at the beach while you're in San Jose, just make your way south to Santa Cruz, a classic, Northern California beach town. Whether you choose to stroll the famous Santa Cruz Boardwalk (and maybe take a few rides, too), lay out on the beach, or just stroll through town, you won't be disappointed. via @thewaytosanjose
Kyusu Burmese Cuisine in San Jose, CA - Offering traditional flavor at prices you can afford, the Kyusu Burmese Cuisine restaurant won the Silicone Valley Restaurant Week's Most Authentic Menu Award in 2013. The owners are well-known for their use of traditional Burmese recipes and ingredients, enabling them to provide dishes that deliver authentic flavor. via @thewaytosanjose
Back A Yard in San Jose, CA - When you are in the mood for the flavors of the Caribbean, Back A Yard will satisfy your cravings with its grilled cuisine inspired by the islands. Jamaican jerk is a staple on the menu and visitors can order the salmon, chicken, or even pork made in this tasty Jamaican style. via @thewaytosanjose
Konjoe Burger Bar in San Jose, CA - Fans of burgers must try Konjoe Burger Bar for its truly inspired burgers influenced by Asian and Pacific Island cuisine. Burgers are served with hand-cut fries, but that's about as traditional as a burger here gets. via @thewaytosanjose
San Jose, CA Bel Bacio Cafe - Professional baristas serve the finest of imported Italian coffee at Bel Bacio, a place where quality means something. Owner Debbie Caminiti, is always friendly personable and makes us want to make the trip from WG here on weekends. Best Espresso and Cappucino in San Jose!!
Smoking Pig BBQ in San Jose, CA - When you have a taste for unequivocally good BBQ, head to Smoking Pig BBQ for a meal that will satisfy your craving. With its delicious appetizers and entrees, Smoking Pig BBQ is a no-frills setting that focuses on authentic creations like the Louisiana Hot Link with burnt ends, Certified Angus Beef Brisket, and the Pulled Pork. via @thewaytosanjose