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Gojo Restaurant

1261 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95126-3443
+1 408-295-9546
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  • Very good36%
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“injera” (4 reviews)
“veggie combo” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
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1261 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95126-3443
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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

This is my first visit to Ethiopian restaurant. This is again first time I had Ethiopian cuisine. The rolled bread is like Indian Dosa,and if consumed when it is warm is very tasty. We Placed order two portions for dinner for three. A Ethiopian non...More

Thank Bhima2013
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is a small hole in the wall place on a busy San Jose street. But don't let appearances deceive you, it serves amongst the best Ethiopian food I have eaten in the U.S. We ordered meat and veggie combo platters with choices for...More

Thank Ismailbandook
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

The fud was good and loved the idea of everyone having from a single plate !! Nice place to hangout with friends :-) beef n chicken were delicious !

Thank Nithu J
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been coming here for 6+ years and the food has always been consistently good. We've tried several dishes, but once we found our favorite, we started getting that each time. I get the Kei Wot and he gets the Gomen...More

Thank LadieLincoln521
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable time of food and fellowship with our Bible Study group today. Our host, Andu, was very accommodating. Our group of 12 pre-ordered, so our wait time was very short. Some dishes are very spicy, so when placing the order I...More

Thank JoAnn T
Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

Gojo is a quick go to place for some good hearty Ethiopian food; the place is generally buzzing with life, and he owner is very helpful and quick wiyh the order. Their portion size seems to have decreased (boo hoo), but it's still just as...More

Thank humming-rye
Reviewed September 12, 2013

We love this place. It is definitely one of our favorite places to eat. We are in love with their veggie combo dish... the lentils, collard greens and injera are top in our list. But if you rather have meat, check out their lamb or...More

Thank sejs2007
Reviewed March 11, 2012

Wonderful place - family run, unpretentious, really, really good food, and phenomenal value. The Kitfo here (ground beef with spices) - raw - is my favorite. If you enjoy that (or even rare or medium rare), try the Gored Gored as well - cubes of...More

1  Thank The_JohnnyB
Reviewed November 30, 2011

Where to begin....The yellow lentils, the beef in ginger sauce, the lamb with greens...my mouth is watering! You must try the honey wine as it compliments the spicy food. I'm also a huge fan of this place because they offer gluten free injera. Super friendly...More

1  Thank chrisboykin22
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Fuzhou, China
Reviewed November 9, 2008

So friendly, such good food and great service. I can't be out of town for more than a week and I start to crave this place. One of my all time favourites!!

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95126-3443
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-295-9546
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