Clarion Inn Silicon Valley
3200 Monterey Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111
Phone: (408) 972-2200
Fax: (408) 972-2632
Fiesta San Jose in South San Jose, offers a great line up of live music entertainment apart from its regular spin of good DJs. The place gets pretty crowded on weekends and is full of a lively bunch of locals. The music usually has a cool Latin twist while the bands often play traditional songs and corridas. The bar churns out some stellar drinks at fair prices, and there isn't any cover charge, so the service is pretty nice too. Drop in for a muy caliente party!
Supposedly, this is the longest bar in San Jose. Even if that is not the case, it is long enough to warrant entrances on both First Street and Second Street. A lengthy and skinny establishment, it caters to mostly working class types and locals who pound Coronas all night. There is a DJ sometimes, if you feel like cutting the rug a little. It is a good place to escape the urban sprawl. In fact, you can barely even notice it from here.
This Latino joint has been a favorite San Jose meeting spot for quite a while and once you step inside, you will quickly see why. You can listen to salsa music or dance to live bands performing high-energy Hispanic music along with a stylish crowd. The signature beverage is Jarritos, a tropical Cuban mixture of fruits and liquors that is sweet and refreshing. A very spacious, elegant establishment, it does not allow sportswear, so dress up while heading here.
This neighbor of the Miami Beach Club is a single story nightclub that is popular for its live music and rotating DJs. Beso features three distinct areas that play different music. For Latin hits, its namesake room is the place to be. Miami Room is best for live Banda while Red Room or The Cypher is for hip hop fans.
Miami Beach Club is essentially an under-age hangout for those 18 to 20 year-olds who still want to go out with their friends and dance the night away. Although the club is small, they have two separate rooms depending on your musical preference between hip hop and electronic. A few nights a week they may offer up a variety of tunes including salsa, reggaetone and house music so be sure to check out the website for upcoming events. Some nights are 21+ too.
Club Oasis on the 2nd Street is a hip night spot, located in Downtown San Jose. The swanky club plays Top 40s and a great line up of Electronic Dance Music while hosting a young, beautiful crowd. Replete with great acoustics and plush interiors, Oasis is home of some of the wildest parties in the neighborhood. The facility is also available on private hire.
It's easy to miss Club Milano as you're passing by, but you'll be lucky to discover this hidden gem. Many say it gets a bit warm inside this venue during the evening, but bearing the heat is worth it for the fun tunes and dancing. Their Friday nights are quite popular, with couples grooving to some infectious salsa beats. The revamped decor really adds a dash of funk to this place.
This spectacular establishment has an elegant, upscale restaurant at the ground level, a nightclub upstairs, and a subdued retro dance place in the cellar. Located in a refurbished historical landmark, Agenda Lounge caters to many walks of life, from businessmen to jazz hipsters. In the Agenda restaurant, relax amidst the simple decor, relishing House Made Pork Pot stickers or the Chicken Satay. Sample the extensive selection of wines and single-malt scotches. Head up to the lounge and dance to live jazz, swing, salsa or roots music.
Motif is one of San Jose’s premier nightclubs. This multi-level venue is home to a restaurant, two bars, a VIP lounge and an outdoor patio. These spaces are unified by glamorous interiors and a sophisticated ambiance; the highlight of the decor is the artistic glass installation that suspends from the ceiling. The club hosts some of the most happening parties and club nights in town. Enjoy specialty cocktails and spirits to complement the contemporary food menu.
Azúcar is an ultra cool lounge serving the best music in town! It has a host of DJs playing each night along with regular live events. There is lots of dancing with dance instructors teaching the art too. Relish on mojito and tapas along with Mexican fare consisting of enchiladas and fajitas on the menu. The crowd consists of young locals out to have a great time. All in all, it is a fun night out package.
San Jose Bar and Grill is the place you head when you and your friends can't decide where to spend the evening. There's something here for everyone. Drinkers will appreciate their limited range of craft brews, while sport maniacs can catch a game on one of their TVs. The hungry friend will find solace in their American pub grub such as loafers, burgers, tacos; while those who wish to dance will like this place as it has a spacious dance floor, with DJs often performing here. The huge bar area that ensures you have your drink in no time.
Splash is one of the trendiest LGBT-friendly haunts in San Jose. Located on Post Street, in Downtown San Jose, this nightclub is flanked by popular establishments and eateries on all sides. Splash offers interesting theme nights and a full week of exciting happenings - so you don't need to wait for the weekend to party - just drop here on any weekday and you'll find yourself at one of the hippest parties around town! The place is replete with all modern conveniences and technological augments, including great acoustics and some 20 huge LCD screens that feature awesome music videos. The service is friendly and the bar churns out stellar drinks while the music line up keep you enthralled; needless to say, Splash Dance Video Bar is the place to be if you're hankering for a good party.