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El Paso Cafe

1407 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
+1 650-961-8858
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2017
“under new management”
16 Aug 2016
“A surprise inside!”
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Latin, Spanish
1407 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Their website needs to be updated. It has been under new management for about a year now and the prices have increased. Having said that, the food is still very good and some say even better. I was surprised they raised the prices as much...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is a little neighborhood restaurant. Nothing fancy. The margaritas, food (especially the pork burrito which the cook had made fresh and service were outstanding. Friendly, caring people work here.

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

It is really hard to find cheap burritos and traditional mexican food dishes in MV of a high quality. This place fits the bill. has a great happy hour also.

Thank John P
Reviewed 29 May 2016

My family and I used to praise this little hole in the wall as a hidden gem. My previous review was back in 2013 where I gave it a very high rating and expected to do so when we recently ate there for the first...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2013

I call it the latter because it's practically a hole in the wall: if you drive down El Camino fast and blink, you'll miss it. Being a lover of Mexican food, I find this to be a great place to get the most for your...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2012

Been coming here for a long time and don't understand why more people don't review this great Tex-Mex cafe. On hot nights, it's particularly popular because there are outside tables out in back where people like to eat. The restaurant is actually bigger than it...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2011

A nice, friendly family run restaurant. Service is very good and friendly and the food is tasty and reasonably priced. There is also seating out back for those hot summer nights. I would highly recommend this little place for a night out for good inexpensive...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2008

My favorite restaurant for years. It was taken over by new owners about a year ago, but they retained the menu and the casual family ambiance. Everything I've had here has been great. My favorites... JC Salad, Two Fajita Tacos, and any burrito. My son...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2008

JC salad is really good. Prices have increased with the new owner but food still good.

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-961-8858
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