Best Tattoo Shops in San Jose

Expert recommended Top 3 Tattoo Shops in San Jose, California. All of our tattoo shops face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


518 West San Carlos Street, San Jose, CA 95126 Directions

Since 1998

American Traditional, Small, Horror, Micro, Geometric, Black and Grey, Fine Art, Religious, Color Realism, Celtic, Graphic Design, Butterfly, Custom Illustration, Floral, Eagle, Sugar Skull & Memorial Tattoos

Player's Ink offers the most excellent selection and variety of tattoo styles from realistic to bright colors. The shop gives a friendly, comfortable, funny, and clean environment to make you feel relaxed. Their tattoo artists are highly trained and professional who offers all kinds of tattoo services. Player's Ink always welcomes walk-ins. You can even enjoy free wi-fi in their shop. If you want to try new tattoos and custom designs, Player's Ink will be your perfect choice.


Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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982 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126 Directions

Since 2002

Floral, Cover-Up, Haida, Shading, Black and Grey, New School, Blacksteel, Traditional, Lettering, Color Work, Script, Japanese, Horror, Tribal, Celtic, Religious, Memorial & Realistic Tattoos

Humble Beginnings Tattoo offers a clean, comfortable, and great atmosphere. The studio provides semi-permanent cosmetic tattoos, including powder ombre and microblading. Humble Beginnings Tattoo expertise in custom tattoos including, American traditional, script, Polynesian tribal, and portraits. It has highly skilled and professional tattoo artists to offer excellent and unique tattoo designs. The studio also serves in Walnut Creek location.

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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sun Closed

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3014 Union Avenue, Suite C, San Jose, CA 95124 Directions

Since 1994

Mandala, Realism, Butterfly, Natural, Black and Grey, Small, Wolf, Floral, Skull, Heart, Tiger, Religious, Large, Fish, Dragon, Horror, Portrait, Eagle, 3D, Memorial & Bird Tattoos

Marks of Art Tattoo is one of the oldest professional tattoo studios in San Jose with over 20 years of experience in the tattooing filed. The shop specializes in cover-ups, custom designs, portraits, color, black and grey design. Marks of Art Tattoo has a reputation for being on the cutting edge of custom one of a kind work, and they have a vast selection of tattoo flash to choose. The shop autoclaved all of their needles and tubes before use. Marks of Art Tattoo only utilizes single-use needles. Their team consists of five highly talented artists, each willing and able to apply their skill and creativity toward providing you the design you always dreamed.

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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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