Willow Glen features homes of many diverse architectural styles, Victorians, Spanish bungalows, Carmel tudors, Eichlers, and mid-century modern. It features a historic conservation district, Palm Haven, which holds an antique car concourse each year on its parkway. Holiday decorating is a favorite in Willow Glen with yards featuring elaborate displays. If you love varying architectural styles, Willow Glen has lots to offer.
A charming San Jose neighborhood, residential Willow Glen is known for shopping along tree-lined Lincoln Avenue, with indie clothing boutiques, specialty food stores and bookshops. A Saturday farmers’ market runs year-round, offering local produce and prepared food. Casual dining options include family-friendly restaurants, bakeries and pizzerias, and the neighborhood frequently holds downtown festivals.