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Consuelo Mexican Bistro

) #496 of 1,896 Restaurants in San Jose ££ - £££ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
+1 408-260-7082
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
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61 - 70 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2014

After traveling all the way across country for a wedding, I arrived at SJC airport after 11pm. I wasn't keen on trying to find real food that late so I just checked into my hotel and feel asleep. When my friend suggested I meet her...More

Thank cptravelmaven
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

... this delightful little place after an afternoon of sightseeing. There were half price margharitas in the bar but not 5 seats. The bartender graciously allowed us to take our drinks to the (non- happy hour) outdoor seating, and even brought half price refills. Made...More

Thank Cliff N
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Having never been to San Jose, we sought out local recommendations for dinner. A few people suggested Santana Row for the variety of restaurants. We picked Consuelo and we were not disappointed. Very good sopes and a nice surprise, chicken stuffed with huitlacoche which was...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This restaurant is located on the end of Santana Row. It serves up great middle Mexican fare and has great ambiance indoors, and fun patio outside.

Thank Annette O
Reviewed 2 June 2014

The table side guacamole is superb! The quesadilla with epazote is unique, try it! Overall terrific food, cocktails! It's a lively place and the service is very good. It's a little spendy for Mexican food but this ain't no Taco Bell!

Thank Kfrutchey
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Besides Consuelo's being an excellent Mexican Bistro, it has the best service at Santana Row. I feel like family there! The food is authentic and the tortillas are as homemade as my mothers! And they keep them coming until you say 'when!'

Thank Graciela G
Reviewed 22 May 2014

I thought it was fascinating that they had over 320 brands of tequila. Their margaritas were absolutely fantastic. I went to visit with a friend, but my husband and I showed up an hour early by accident so we got a quesadilla appetizer which was...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Looking for somewhere to eat on Santana Row in San Jose and we stumbled across a waiter making guacamole on demand at an outside table. Naturally we wanted the same and also had a great main course. Recommended!

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Came here with a group, so cannot really comment on value for money. Had a great salad, and loved the fact that they make the guacamole at the table... fun evening in a nice part of San Jose!

Thank ChrBrd
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Located on pretty much the only street with any form of life in San Jose, a great spot. Spacious inside, even if a little dated decor. Extremely helpful and chatty staff, although perhaps don't take recommendations on the Mexican beer, stick to what you know....More

1  Thank Joel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
    (Olsen Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-260-7082
  • E-mail
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