Our Famous New Orleans Style Gumbo!
Howard Gumbo is a family recipe passed down from Ruth Parks herself from the heart of Louisiana, New Orleans. It consists of Dungeness crab legs, shrimp, crab meat, hot links, and her famous roux and occasionally smoked ham if specified along with hot warm jasmine rice served on the side. It has garnered much attention in the Bay Area California for its rarity, and superior flavor that have many coming back for more. Our gumbo exemplifies delicious! Gumbo is a tradition to Howard which we now share with everyone. As many say it is SOOO good it will make you wanna slap yo momma! NO PORK UNLESS REQUESTED
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OPEN ONLY ON THURSDAYS 6:30PM-10:00PM, 885 S 1ST STREET, SAN JOSE, CA 95110. FEATURING LIVE ENTERTAINMENT( CLOSED JULY 27TH)
We are now locally serving gumbo at these locations:
February 26 2022- 22555 Meekland Ave, Hayward CA
March 18-19 2023- Dublin Civic Center Location 100 Civic Plaza, Dublin CA
- March 25-26 2023 4501 Pleasanton ave, Pleasanton CA 94566 Good Guys Car Show
May 27-28 2023- 17000 Monterey Rd, Morgan Hill CA
- JUNE 17 2023 JUNTEENTH FESTIVAL, SAN JOSE CA, SOFA DISTRICT
- JUNE 24TH 2023 LAKE FEST OAKLAND
- JULY 1-2 2023 FILLMORE JAZZ FESTIVAL, SAN FRANCISCO CA,
- JULY 28-30TH NAPA BLUE NOTE JAZZ FESTIVAL 2023
September 9TH and 10TH 2023 Crawfish and Catfish festival south side park Sacramento California
- October TBA