About Matt Close

The Halford offers a variety of shared plates ranging in small, medium, and large that will accommodate all taste buds. Executive Chef Matt Close takes his modern approach to Bay Area cuisine in creating classic dishes with new twists that pair nicely with our craft beers on tap. He has a talent for producing the best ensemble that features the main star of the dish with seasonal produce to create the perfect bite that pair nicely with a glass of IPA, Ale, or wine, to name a few.

My Restaurants

Behind the Scenes

"What's up you beautiful people, ALMA JACKSON'S FRIED CHICKEN is back serving buckets of the south bays finest fried bird. Check us out Wednesday Nights @5points Cocktail bar in downtown SJ. We open at seven and serve till we out!! friedchicken510.com"