Gordon Biersch Brewing Company

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PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

1661 Airport Blvd
San Jose, California, 95110-1216
United States

(408) 294-5108 | map
gordonbiersch.com

Notes:
Located at Gate 11 of San Jose International Airport.

Added by DoubleJ on 08-25-2009

PLACE STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
3
pDev:
5.06%
 
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of chrisjws
3.59/5  rDev +6.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of Sarmartay
3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of DoubleJ
3.23/5  rDev -3.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3

For all you frequent flyers flying out of San Jose, there is a Gordon Biersch located in Terminal A of the airport. Plenty of tables, a long bar, TV's, and some Gordon Biersch memoir provide the decor to this pub. It's a lot better than waiting at the gate of your flight.

6 taps at the bar: four are Gordon Biersch offerings (Hefeweizen, Pilsner, Marzen, one other), the other two are filled by Budweiser and Bud Light (pourquoi?!). Beers are served in a plastic cup, and if you get a Gordon Biersch offering, expect to pay $7.25 plus tax (almost $8 a pint!).

Didn't need much service at the bar as I drank the hefeweizen at 8:30am. Oh, and if you get the hefe, be sure to tell the bartender to hold the lemon, as the Gordon Biersch hefeweizen rivals those in the Bavarian tradtion.

It may be a bar under a chain name, but there are busier airports which don't have a place this good for beer.

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Gordon Biersch Brewing Company in San Jose, CA
Place rating: 3.36 out of 5 with 3 ratings