Vendome San Jose Neighborhood
The Vendome Neighborhood is encompassed by West Taylor Street, Guadalupe Parkway, and North First Street. The architecture in Vendome includes Victorian, Craftsman, Prairie style, Tudor, art moderne, and a wide variety of Spanish styles built throughout the mid-1930s. The historic streets that are considered the heart of Vendome are Ayer Avenue, Losse Court, and Rankin Avenues, located adjacent to the present Japantown/Ayer light rail station on North First Street.
The 95110 and 95112 zip code makes up portions of downtown San Jose and stretches over to San Jose International airport. This location is perfect for peninsula commute. Interstates 101, 280, 880, and the El Camino are adjacent to 95110, making it easily accessible to the rest of the bay area. Different neighborhoods in 95110 include Washington-Guadalupe, Alma, Goodyear-Mastic, Rosemary Gardens, and Guadalupe River Park. Different neighborhoods in 95112 include Japantown, Hensley, Hyde Park, Horace Mann, Sun, East Virginia, and Clinic Most of the homes in the 95110 and 95112 zip code are high rise apartment complexes due to their central location to downtown San Jose.
Get Your Food Fix at Local Restaurants
Local favorites Vito’s Trattoria, La Victoria Taqueria, Smoking Pig BBQ Company, Gombai, Minato, Okayama, Kazoo Boat, and Sushi Maru.
Get Fresh and Natural Japanese GroceriesPick up handmade artisan tofu from the San Jose Tofu Company and Japanese groceries (many organic) at Nijiya Market. On Sundays (8:30 am to noon), check out the Japantown Farmer's Market (enter on Jackson St. between 6th and 7th Streets). A few vendors specialize in Asian produce.
Have a Coffee at the famous Roy's StationStop by Roy's Station Coffee and Tea, a family-owned coffee shop built-in community elder Roy Murotsune's pre-WWII Mobil gas station. The vintage modern coffee shop features roasted Verve Coffee and teas from Satori and Teance.
Have a Drink at Local Dive Bars
Locals and downtown college students flock to 7 Bamboo, one of the Bay Area's best karaoke bars, and Jack's Bar to watch sports.
To find out more about 95110 and 95112 real estate and San Jose homes for sale reach out to Property Nerds Eric & Janelle Boyenga of the Boyenga Team for a no-obligation consultation.