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Bo Town

409 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113-2710
+1 408-295-2125
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
409 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113-2710
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We went there on a Friday lunch without planning. We order a few dishes from the menu, every one of them was very tasty with fresh ingredient. We so appreciate that the dishes were tasty but not salty. Service was fast and good, its a...More

Thank BestEffort R
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We always have to go to Bo Town when visiting the San Jose area. A rather old building, downtown San Jose, with excellent Chinese food. Call first is often reserved for large group parties.

Thank oldman50again
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We live in Florida and really good Chinese food is rare. So, when we were outside of San Francisco we immediately went for great Chinese food. We found fabulous food at this restaurant. The portions were very large and the service was amazing. My very...More

Thank Marsha C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

If you're looking for good Chinese food this is your place. Three of us enjoyed lunch. Service was fast, efficient and the food is prepared perfectly. Our two favorite dishes were General Chicken and Mongolian Beef.

Thank buckwheel
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

They were very pleasant when I walked in and seated me right away. I ordered the sesame chicken with shrimp fried rice which was amazing I wanted to keep eating but I was too full. They serve a pretty good amount and went home with...More

Thank Jacquilyn S
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Chinese is not my favorite cuisine however this restaurant was the perfect location to meet friends prior to the theatre...downtown San Jose. Ample food extremely reasonable prices...tasty! One can always find something to enjoy! Fast service despite a little disconnected! Found the bright bright lighting...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Right from the lazy susan tables to the chinese lanterns, this is the place downtown for good solid chinese food. We had the pre-planned dinner for 6 and it was much much more food than we could manage. A total of 8 or 9 dishes...More

Thank GL J
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We were here during the 2010 conference and so made our way back again. Very authentic Chinese food.

Thank John N Tammy B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Pretty average, I did not try their seafood, but from what I ordered, there's nothing too special about the food. It's convenient because it's right next to the hotel I was staying.

Thank Jenn C
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This dinner was excellent. I had the chicken with green beans and the house special fried rice. Our service was excellent. The food was excellent and I hope I can return before I leave to return home from this vacation. All of the food served...More

Thank UCF1983
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113-2710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-295-2125
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