Local Dining – Near Hammer Theatre

As a culturally diverse community, San José offers many great cuisines. The following restaurants offer special promotions for our patrons and are conveniently located near the theatre.

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Since 2005, the Loft Bar and Bistro has served San José residents and visitors, offering satisfying meals and quality dining experiences. With indoor and outside dining, we can accommodate up to 250 people. Our menu offers traditional American style and worldly cuisine such as Grilled Filet Mignon, Crab Stuffed Salmon, Cajun Seared Ahi Tacos, and our signature Homemade Meatloaf.

Hammer Promotions: 20% off entire bill (day of the event, must show ticket stub, dine in only)

Loft Bar and Bistro

Address: 90 South 2nd Street, San José, CA 95113

Hours: Mon–Wed & Sun 11am–10pm, Thurs 11am–11pm, Fri & Sat 11am–1:30am

Phone: (408) 291-0677

Website: www.loftbarandbistro.com


McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks is located adjacent to the Fairmont Hotel in Downtown San José. From fresh seafood and shellfish to aged steaks and garden fresh salads, our goal is to exceed your dining expectations. Our menus source fresh seafood plus ingredients from local ranches, farms, and wineries to showcase regionally inspired dishes. Our beautiful rooftop bar offers a view of San José to enjoy wines, beers, classic drinks, and trendy cocktails.

Hammer Promotions: Free appetizer (discount value up to $13.99) when entree ordered and Hammer theatre ticket presented.

McCormick & Schmick’s

Address: 170 South Market Street, San José, CA 95112

Hours: Sun–Thurs 11:30am–10pm, Fri & Sat 11:30am–11pm

Phone: (408) 283-7200

Website: mccormickandschmicks.com


Scott‘s Seafood has been a tradition in Downtown San José since 1986.  Our American regional cuisine features the freshest seafood, pasta, chicken dishes, and USDA prime steaks. Join us for Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour, and Sunday Brunch. Come see what we sea! Relax with a drink from our full bar or let our professional waitstaff help you choose the perfect wine to complement your meal. Enjoy views of San José and the surrounding hills of Silicon Valley from the sixth floor.

Hammer Promotions: Show a valid printed or digital Hammer ticket to receive $10 off of check with a purchase of two dinner entrees. One per table and ticket must be for a show dated July 8, 2018 or later.

Scott’s Seafood

Address: 185 Park Avenue, San José, CA 95113

Hours: Lunch: Mon–Fri 11:30am–1:30pm, Dinner: Wed 4:30pm–9pm, Thu–Fri 4:30pm-10pm & Sat 5pm-10pm, Sunday Brunch Buffet: Sun 10:30am–2pm, Happy Hour: Mon–Fri 3:30pm–6:30pm

Phone: (408) 971-1700

Website: www.scottsseafoodsj.com

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ÉLYSE is a new modern French Vietnamese restaurant located in Downtown San José, CA. We are an upscale bistro that provides an enticing combination of exquisite French & Vietnamese dishes with cultivated mixology and an eclectic wine list with sophisticated service in a cozy and chic dining setting.

Hammer Promotions: Free appetizer (chicken wings or mushroom tartlet) for any patron that dines here and mentions that they are going to the Hammer Theatre for a performance.


Address: 151 S 2nd St, San José, CA 95113

Hours: Mon–Thu 11am–2:30pm & 4:30pm–9pm, Fri 11am–2:30pm & 4:30pm–10pm, Sat 4:30pm–10pm, & closed on Sun

Phone: (408) 899-2762

Website: http://www.elyse-restaurant.com/

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