San Jose Shopping

Dai Thanh Supermarket
Well-stocked with Asian food and wares, Dai Thanh Supermarket is a great place to purchase tofu and rice noodles as well as any other Asian specialty foods. They also have a wide variety of fresh produce for sale. Even their meats are high quality and fresh. The prices are low, and the establishment is wheelchair accessible. The store also has a private car parking area, but parking on the street might be easier since the parking area is often crowded.

Rosies & Posies Downtown Florist
A lovely flower shop right in the heart of San Jose, Rosies & Posies Downtown Florist has bouquets and gift baskets for any occasion. The boutique store is perfect for picking up flowers or having them delivered FTD. The beautiful vases and in-store skillfully arranged flowers make local deliveries extra special. Customer service is superb, and the quality of the flowers and gift products coming from the shop are a great value.

Santana Row
A pleasant outdoor shopping center, avid shoppers can easily spend a day at Santana Row browsing stores and eating at one of the many fantastic restaurants. After shopping for a while, people can stop in and watch a movie at the theater. Of course, the weekends bring in the crowds. For a quieter day, shoppers should visit during the week. The area is a fun place to walk, and even walk the dog. The entire area is extremely festive at Christmastime.

Westfield Valley Fair
With Santana Row across the street, Westfield Valley Fair is a mall with popular stores and an easy-access car parking area that is crowded on the weekends. The upscale shopping experience includes excellent stores like Nordstrom and Banana Republic, and the huge facility combines shoppers' favorite stores and restaurants in one unit. The indoor mall has everything that shoppers like to see in a mall, and locals consider Westfield one of the best malls in the Bay Area.

Zanotto's Family Market
A true family grocery store in San Jose, Zanotto's makes shoppers feel at home. The store employees are very helpful and friendly. In fact, the happy atmosphere makes visiting a pleasure. The deli sandwiches are terrific with freshly sliced high-quality meats and other fresh ingredients. Breads and meats are tops. While prices may be slightly higher than some of the discount supermarkets, Zanotto's sells quality produce, dry goods, and merchandise. Locals are regulars.