Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant

1320 Saratoga Ave
San Jose, CA 95129
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Top Sentiments among Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant Reviewers

Fabulous veggie platter Flavorful vegetarian dishes Recommend veggie combo platter Not oily cabbage Generous cuisines Spicy beef stew Soft injera taco Spicy chili powder Delicious chicken Unique beef kifto

Customer Reviews (7 reviews)


on Citysearch Apr 24, 2010
Zeni's is a very good "hole in the wall" Ethiopian restaurant which I have been to many times. It is a favorite of the local Ethiopian community, and for good reason: the food is excellent, and I would compare it well to... (more)

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on Citysearch Feb 01, 2008
I don't think they even deserve 1 star. My friend and I went recently and had the worst service. We really felt discriminated. The waitre... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 27, 2006
We've tried all sorts of Ehtiopian restaurants from South San Jose to Berkeley. While nothing will pass the Blue Nile, Zeni comes darn close... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 25, 2006
When we entered the place, the setting seemed really nice.. However, once at the table, it was dirty and the waitress didn't wipe the mess u... (more)

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on Citysearch Jul 16, 2006
i've been all over berkeley for ethiopian, some parts of san francisco, and also oakland. i must say though, the best ethiopian is probalby ... (more)

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on Citysearch May 29, 2006
I was enchanted with Zeni the first time I went there. The atmosphere is relaxing. We had the good fortune to be there when they were doin... (more)

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on Citysearch May 15, 2006
For tasting all their offerings, order a platter! Amazing food! Took a couple of friends who had never tried this kind of food, and they lo... (more)

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