The crisp, slightly chewy sambusas and airy injera at San Jose’s Walia impressed alopatenko, according to a recent Chowhound discussion thread. What other East African places on the Peninsula and in the South Bay do Chowhounds like?
Ghion has the boldest flavors, says Radical347, who notes that the spicy doro wat (chicken) balances the injera. The wait can be long, but that’s just the sign of a kitchen that focuses on details.
Walia [South Bay]
2208 Business Circle, San Jose
Ghion [South Bay]
1015 Park Avenue, San Jose
Café Rehoboth [South Bay]
655 North 6th Street, San Jose
Discuss: Walia (Ethiopian) in San Jose