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409 South 2nd Street, San Jose, CA
408) 295-2125
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Finchampstead, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Three guys walking the streets of Jan Jose late night needing some food.. we stumbled across the Bo Town at around 10.30pm. The restaurant can seat 150 but there was one person in when we came through the doors. The staff were hoovering and cleaning - a good sign i suppose. We ordered and ate - think food from the... More

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San Jose, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

Actually, Bo Town is in the SOFA region of Downtown San Jose, just on the frontier of the modern gentrification effort that has transformed most of the downtown area into a place you'd WANT to be at night. Bo Town is a bit of an institution having endured the downtown area's up's and down's, now enjoying the benefits of a... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

Nice Chinese food, great diversity in the menu, and awesome value when taking the family dinners for 2 or more

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Chandler, Arizona
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

I was in town for the Cinequest film festival. They have a great deal at lunch time that give you 45 specials all under $6. Lots of wonderful food service fresh and hot and very friendly service. I at there 5 times in 10 days and never a bad meal.

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San Jose, CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

A great place to eat if you are hungry. A decent amount of food for the cost. Food is average to above average depending on what you order.

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Davis, California
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191 restaurant reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Good Chinese and Vietnamese restaurant specializing in seafood. Conveniently located a half block from my motel, I sampled several main dishes over a three day stay in San Jose, including house special chow fun, house special chow mein and shrimp fried rice. Also several appetizers, including deep fried squid (calamari), deep fried oysters and egg rolls. All very good and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2008

Not the nicest or cleanest looking restaurant nor is it in the nicest neighborhood but the food is good. I like their soups and also had a roasted chicken dish. Inexpensive and open late.

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Additional Information about Bo Town

Address: 409 South 2nd Street, San Jose, CA
Phone Number: 408) 295-2125
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Chinese, Vietnamese

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