Quality Inn Santa Clara Convention Center
1280 Persian Dr.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Phone: (408) 744-1100
Fax: (408) 744-1688
Overlooking a lovely duck pond, Faultline Brewing Company is a cozy brew pub and restaurant. With four distinct spaces for dining, its rustic, industrial decor is beautifully accentuated by wood, steel pipes and floor-to-ceiling glass windows. While the bar is more intimate overlooking the brew-house and features more than 20 flat screens, the upper room is spacious and has a lakeside view. Their banquet room is a converted old patio space and is used for private events. For alfresco dining, their outdoor patio is an ideal spot as it is enveloped with lush trees, blooms and carpet roses. It is besides the duck pond and is a refreshing place to enjoy the happy hours or have a meal. Take a sip of their artisanal beers and savor their menu that has been created to complement their brews. Faultline also hosts regular live music on Fridays and Saturdays.
Nestled in the Santa Clara Golf and Tennis Club, David's Restaurant is a popular banquet hall and diner in the Silicon Valley. Its cathedral ceiling and natural stone hearth gives it a warm and cozy look. Ideal for any function, their extensive Continental menu covers breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Savor Bay Shrimp Cocktail, Crab Cakes, Grilled Australian Lamb Chops, Philly Steak Sandwich, Bow Tie Pasta and Chicken Madeira. Complement your meal with wine from their list.
The delicious Mediterranean cuisine at Faz Sunnyvale is prepared using a wood-burning grill, a rotisserie and a smoker. The restaurant adds a modern flair to all classic dishes. While Fettucine Marco Polo, their signature dish, is the top favorite amongst regulars, the seasoned vegetables make a great side dish. You could also treat yourself to the traditional buffet on a Sunday. Dine outdoors and enjoy the fresh beauty of water fountains and landscaped gardens with your food. The interiors are decorated with butter-colored walls, brick floors, charcoal patterned carpets and oak wood chairs.
Whether you are a native or visiting Sunnyvale, stop by Madhuban Indian Cuisine to experience authentic Indian flavors in an elegant and classy environment. The ethnically decorated interiors, interspersed with a lot of artwork and artifacts from India, exude a unique ambiance that befits every occasion whether casual or otherwise. On the menu one can find traditional specialties like Murg Methi Malai, Lamb Vindaloo, Palak Paneer and Dhaba Seekh Kebab. Choice of sides includes rice cooked in Indian style and flat-breads like Roti, Naan and Parantha. Make sure you leave room for dessert. Service is top-notch, quality is unparalleled and the whole experience is worth every buck.
As soon as you walk into Mexicali Grill you feel as if you're relaxing on a chic outdoor patio surrounded by the aroma of exotic spices. At Mexicali Grill you're able to enjoy authentic Mexican dishes from every region and sip on one of their specialty margaritas while watching them prepare your meal from the open kitchen. When you take a bite of your food you'll be able taste their dedication to serving only the finest ingredients.
If you are looking for an entertainment package, nothing can be better than the Bay Area Palladium; this place houses a nightclub, restaurant, bar and a concert hall inside it. You can fill yourself on the delicious fare at the restaurant and then head to the bar or the nightclub to get a taste of their amazing live events or dance to the tunes of the DJ. If music is your preference, this place also has several concerts held here regularly. To know more, check the website.
The Valley Plaza Cafe is a quality choice for grabbing a bite to eat on your lunch hour. The menu doesn't offer up any curve balls or anything very inventive but the service is great and warm bread and butter is served while you wait for your food. The cafe is located next to the lobby in the Embassy Suites so don't be thrown if it takes you a second to find it.
Take those traditional grills from the old days and throw in a 90s twist and you will have this upscale joint that has won many awards including Epicurean Magazine's Rendezvous Award six years in a row. The deluxe marble interior explodes with style. Returning customers order entrees like the the Indian Salmon Bake. This place is truly an institution in the South Bay and with a variety of microbrews on tap, a load of single-malt scotches, and an extensive wine list, you cannot go wrong and the service is exceptional.
Both families and business professionals have been gathering at Pedro's Restaurant and Cantina for over twenty years for their freshly prepared food and the friendly service. Mexican classics are served at this cozy and comfortable restaurant, and their fare keeps diners coming back for more. If you're able to make it in on a Sunday for brunch you'll be able to catch Mariachis performing throughout the dining area. The restaurant is absolutely child friendly. Its quaint decor makes it ideal for a romantic date as well.
Firehouse Grill and Brewery has a definite feel of a firehouse, but is somehow elegant at the same time. From your seat in the sleek dining area you'll be able to watch them create your meal from the exhibition-style kitchen, including a wood-fired oven and rotisserie, whether it be soup, salad, pasta or pizza. If you're sitting at the bar you catch catch the game on the plasma screen TV as you sip one of five homemade beers that the in-house brew master has brewed. Firehouse Grill and Brewery had dedicated itself to providing quality food and a family-friendly atmosphere for anyone who happens to stop by for a drink or bite to eat.
This spacious Nouvelle Cuisine restaurant is located in the Historic District of Downtown Sunnyvale. An excellent place for businessmen to entertain, the eatery features an interior of walnut, marble, copper and brass metalwork and many mirrors. To go with the posh and lively decor, there is great service and live jazz every weekend. Go for the Ribeye Steak with Dijon and plum sauces and choose an appropriate beverage from the extensive wine list to complement the food.
Dishdash's design centers around a dishdash, a traditional Middle Eastern piece of clothing that symbolizes warmth and relaxation. Like the name and meaning imply, Dishdash welcomes diners for a comfortable meal. In all their dishes culinary traditions are borrowed from cultures across the Middle East and combined with contemporary presentation for an imaginative meal. Along with the delicious food, the warm hospitality that is felt as soon as you're greeted at the door will carve the meal in your memory forever!