Walia Ethiopian Cusine

Ethiopian, Gluten-Free, Vegetarian

2208 Business Cir, San Jose
(408) 645-5001



Reviews for Walia Ethiopian Cusine

This place has poor service. The owner's aren't polite and didn't seem to care for their customers. The ambience is dingy and doesn't have much to offer. Food: extremely greasy! Recipe for heart disease. It does taste good but not worth the calories you consume. Their injera is good. It's a sour spongy bread that I find appetizing but my friends didn't like it much. It is a $$$ place

Service missed the mark. Felt like they dont really cater to new customers who need to be familiarized with whats they would like to order. Food was ok...not made from heart...missed the mark in satisfaction There are other restaurants that are rude but at least food is good so happy to take crap sometimes hava

1st time here and will probably come back when I am in town I love that they offer gluten free injara! Usually the only time I can have injara is when I make it myself so this was a welcomed treat. The Shiro is as to be expected. A bit runnier than I prefer but everyone has their own way/ preference so I didn't mind. The Tibbs had a lot of gristle which for me is a turn off. It was obviously a lower end cut of meat. The flavor was nice though. The interior was clean and...read full review

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Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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Popular Items

Veggie Combo$16.95
A combination of Shiro, Misir Wot, Alicha Wot, Gomen, Atikilt Wot.
House Doro Wot$14.95
Chicken stewed in special berbere sauce and seasoned batter. Served with hard-boiled eggs and homemade cheese.
Finley chopped lean beef mixed with season purified butter and mitmita. Served, raw, rare, or well done.
Lega Tibs$13.95
Tender angus beef round sautéed with onions, fresh garlic, tomato and topped with seasoned butter.
Lamb Key Wot$16.95
Fresh farm bought organic lamb passionately cooked in a flavorful berbere kulet, mixed with purifed seasoned butter, sprinkled with coriander and mekelesha kimem
Kewty Kewty Doro$14.95
Cubes of chicken breast sautéed in Kulet sauce, sprinkled with coriander, and topped with jalapenos,dice onions, and cottage cheese.


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