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Chez TJ

938 Villa St, Mountain View, CA 94041
(650) 964-7466 · $$$$ · French, American
Rating: 3.5 out of 5"452 Yelp reviews ·


  • Tue - Thu5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Fri - Sat5:30 PM - 9:30 PM


Attentive service, fresh flowers and soft music surround guests at this intimate, Michelin Starred, restaurant in downtown Mountain View. Inside a lovely Victorian home, Executive Chef Jarad Gallagher creates a contemporary French cuisine that accentuates the vibrant, fresh flavors found naturally in high quality products. Chez TJ's leads guests through Morean exciting evening of culinary pleasure. Our prix fixe style encourages a relaxed and enjoyable evening of dining and conversation. Four dining rooms provide an intimate setting for a special dinner with family and friends. One Star Michelin 2012 Guide, "Top Restaurants 2007" SF Examiner, "Three and 1/2 Stars" - San Francisco Magazine and San Jose Mercury News. Top Scores, Zagat & Gayot Dining Guides 2007.

Popular menu items

Jarad Gallagher

General info

Business Casual · Romantic · Dressy



Latest reviews

  • Rating: 5.0 out of 5"by Shaun C. at Yelp User Review4/5/2014As i continue to strive to eat at every Michelin starred restaurant in the Bay Area (seven more to go), I decided that now was the time to visit Chez TJ,I have been wanting to dine at Chez TJ for years, especially since they have consistently produced some of the best chefs in the Bay Area (Chamel, Kostow, and … More
  • Rating: 4.0 out of 5"by Paul S. at Yelp User Review4/5/2014This was our second visit, better than the first, a few years ago.I like the small portions and numerous removes, that's what I came for.The wine pairings were great but it was quite a lot of wine given the size of the meal; I gave up on a few glasses, with some regret.Service was attentive but not stuffy.It … More
  • Rating: 4.0 out of 5"by Chi Y. at Yelp User Review4/3/2014Chez TJ deserves to be on Michielin star ranked restaurant.The decor is cozy and decor is classy.Simplicity on the surface with the complexity deep down.we both had the 8-course meal with one petite wine paring...each course presented it's uniquenessand perfection..I love the supplement of … More
  • Rating: 4.0 out of 5"by Jayne W. at Yelp User Review3/30/2014Located in a "home" on a side street in Mountain View, this restaurant surprises. The food is elegant...layers of taste...and much like Healdsburg's Dry Creek Kitchen, the portions are small enough to enjoy and run through 4-8 without feeling stuffed.A great place for a special meal...not for a casual stop by...to pricey for that! More
  • Rating: 3.0 out of 5"by Mark G. at Yelp User Review3/17/2014Overall, a very nice meal but IMO not in the same league as other M-star restaurants.The atmosphere is fine: comfortable and a bit country.I prefer a more modern space but it was sufficient.The service is OK.The staff is all very friendly and reasonably attentive.We did not feel, however, that they had the same … More