About Us


Angelou's Mexican Grill (formerly Angelou's Cafe & Grill) serves a variety of delicious dishes for breakfast and lunch. All our dishes have homemade flavors. Additionally, we specialize in catering for corporate and special events.

Angelou's also stays open till 12am on Friday and Saturday to accommodate the hungry weekend downtown nightlife in San Jose. Finding a great place to satisfy your weekend late night food cravings is no longer a problem. Angelou's is conveniently located on 2nd St. & Santa Clara close to popular hotspots such as the Improv, SAP center, and San Pedro Square.

 Angelou's Mexican Grill is owned and operated by Teresa and Sergio Lopez. Together, they have 25 years of experience in the restaurant industry. "Our lifelong dream was always to open our own little restaurant where we could share our great family recipes with our customers," Teresa says. Their dream finally became a reality in January 2007 when they first opened the doors to Angelou's Cafe & Grill. Teresa, Sergio, and their staff work hard and strive to provide not only delicious food but extraordinary service.

Angelou's continues to provide customers, whether it's the occasional passerby or their daily regulars, with its delicious, hearty, homemade meals. Reviews on yelp.com say that Angelou's is "a warm and inviting place that serves delicious food," and provides "awesome food, great service, and handily located in downtown San Jose." Looking for a place to eat during your lunch break in downtown San Jose? Stop by and treat yourself to a delightful meal served with pride by the wonderful staff of Angelou's Mexican Grill!

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