Little Portugal North is a historically significant neighborhood in San Jose, California, and the core of the Portuguese-American community in the area. Little Portugal North is home to many Portuguese companies, including Adega (San Jose’s first Michelin-starred restaurant), various Portuguese social groups, and the Five Wounds Portuguese National Church.



Little Portugal North is situated around the intersection of Santa Clara Street and Alum Rock Avenue, approximately between 23rd and 34th Streets. reaching into the Anne Darling area

The walk score in Little Portugal North, San Jose is 81, the bike score is 55, and the transport score is 52. In this neighborhood, most errands can be completed on foot, which is a blessing.


VTA provides public transportation in Little Portugal North, San Jose (bus). Four VTA bus stops are located in Little Portugal North, San Jose. The closest airport is San Jose’s Norman Y. Mineta International Airport. I-680, US-101, and I-280 are the closest freeways to Little Portugal North in San Jose.

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Schools: There are 2 A+/A/A- public elementary schools in Little Portugal North. There are 9 C public middle schools in the district, with higher ratings. Rated 4 A+/A/A- is Evergreen Valley High School, a public high school in the neighborhood.

Parks & Playgrounds: Lake Cunningham Park, Tree Climber, and Luv 2 Play San Jose.

Daycare Centers: Alma Family Daycare, Rainforest Adventure Daycare, Home Away From Home Family Daycare, and Genius Kids.

Emergency Care Centers: CareNow Urgent Care – Milpitas, Carbon Health, and Concentra Urgent Care

Coffee Shops: Roy’s Station Coffee & Tea, K & C Food Wholesale, Boba Bar Teahouse & Eatery, or at Gio Cha Duc Huong Sandwich (brunch), House of Bagels, and A Bit of Wyoming.

Dessert Shops: Mexico Bakery, Peters’ Bakery, or Bakery Mexico No 2.

Dining Options: Zona Rosa, Taco Annex, La Cocina love to order tacos from Zona Rosa, La Cocina De Alma, or Taco Annex and burgers from The Sweet Corner, In-N-Out Burger, or Konjoe Burger. Zona Rosa, La Cocina De Alma, or Taco Annex are some great spots for a fun dine-in experience.
Grocery Stores: Delmas Market, Razo Carniceria, and Fox Tale Fermentation Project.

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Little Portugal North
San Jose, CA, USA

Get on US-101 S from N 33rd St
3 min (0.7 mi)
Take I-280 N and CA-87 to Blossom Hill Rd. Take exit 4 from CA-85 S
10 min (9.4 mi)
Continue on Blossom Hill Rd

Drive to your destination 2 min (0.7 mi)