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Chez Sovan

923 Oakland Rd, San Jose, CA 95112-2920
+1 408-287-7619
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
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8:00 am - 1:45 pm Hours
Asian, Cambodian, Thai
923 Oakland Rd, San Jose, CA 95112-2920
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch at this small Cambodian restaurant today. Quite busy during lunch time, and there are many business people come there for lunch. Had Amok and ginger fish, and both were quite excellent. Service was very good; will likely come back soon to...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Honestly if I hadn't been here with a business associate and would never have stopped in but it is fantastic. The flavors they get are amazing. Highly recommend and hoping the work guys take us back tomorrow Fish was particularly good.

Thank PeterBarras
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

They are famous for their Amok. Often run out before they close. It is awesome. The chicken sticks are great. The string beans are great. The curry is a nice sweet variety. Been coming here for years. Awesome place for lunch. Limited hours, during the...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 6 September 2016

If this is your first time here, you may not be impressed by the surrounding and the decor, but the food is exceptional. If you haven't tried Cambodian cuisine, this is the place to go.

Thank ravelshark
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place is a hole-in-the-wall and it gets crowded during lunch, which is the only time it opens (M-F 11AM-1:30PM). Service is attentive, the male waiters are usually talkative and playful. You get free fills on plain tea. The menu here is relatively small, which...More

Thank Meng Yan L
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Chez Sovan has been serving great Cambodian and Thai style food for years. Get here early for lunch. Parking can be tight on the street and limited off street. Inside you'll find simple decor. The food is tasty. You'll enjoy curry dishes (order your level...More

Thank mikejefe23
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Soup, Noodles etc. All you can eat food served at just the right temperature, etc. Requires a bit of a wait, but it is worth it. To fill you up when you have been snacking on appetizers earlier.

Thank ehme937
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Luv this place, food is great! Always have the Amok, you should too :). Owner is a straight shooter, don't be offended. Stay for the food.

Thank Mssdupsy
Reviewed 8 October 2015

one of the secrets of having fantastic food every day is to have foodie best friends- AKA FBF. I was introduced to Chez Sovan by a my FBF. She proceeded to order few dishes. We ordered a Cat fish wrapped in bamboo leaf. The taste...More

Thank HaithamHamed
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

This lunch-only spot has fantastic food on a small menu full of authentic Cambodian cuisine. The owner is a great host. I love the personal touch of someone with a personality. I wish them well with their business for many years to come.

Thank R H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Cambodian, Thai
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:45 pm
8:00 am - 1:45 pm
8:00 am - 1:45 pm
8:00 am - 1:45 pm
8:00 am - 1:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 923 Oakland Rd, San Jose, CA 95112-2920
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-287-7619
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