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La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana

1772 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-2404
+1 650-679-8141
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (18 reviews)
“churros” (6 reviews)
“taco” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1772 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-2404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at La Viga is sooooooooooooooooooooo good. We had tapas and tacos, completely stuffed and it was all so yummy. I'd totally come here again!

Thank JesBreslaw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food but really slow service. We went here on a Saturday morning for lunch, around 12 pm. The place was almost full with very few servers and extremely slow service. Food no doubt was tasty, but I wouldn't go again given the slow service....More

Thank Roma M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

There are pros and cons to any restaurant...we could have wanted for better parking access (congested neighborhood) , less NOISY dining environment, and more affordable prices as this is definitely a casual restaurant. BUT...we have no photos to share because we were caught up in...More

Thank vinotour
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Everything was good and many unique items. Would recommend. Sidewall seating if desired. Good service. Not particularly cheap. Would go again if in town

Thank Chasclm
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We came by for dinner during the Salsa festival and this restaurant provided great service and food. The place does not looks like anything special from outside until you come inside; wood tables, beautiful art pieces and accommodating staff. Salsa is very hot and adds...More

Thank L0ve2travle
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is not located in the safest part of town. It needs a good scrubbing-down! Floors, walls, chairs, table tops. Servers were very nice and efficient. Alcoholic mixed drinks were greatly watered down. Food was marginal, and not presented well.

Thank bbtapper
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were here for Father's day. It was very crowded, people standing outside waiting for a table, but with reservations: no wait all all for us. I had a shrimp ceviche. my wife and daughter a shrimp cocktail. We had tacos as well. The ceviche...More

Thank Bradford W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Don't let the simple store front turn you off from this totally excellent restaurant. The food is so tasty, so well presented and the staff is so attentive. Don't know what menu item to chose? Blindly pick one. It will be great... especially the seafood...More

Thank GeraldP1941
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I like the fresh approach to the dishes on their menu and the food is good! It's located just a block or two from the busier area of downtown, so I actually found the parking a bit easier. Nice staff and a nice, bright space...More

Thank Indelisa
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It was a bit too pricey for lunch. The seafood was fresh, but too spicy 🌶 for my taste. It was hard to find parking. The service was good.

Thank mima94062
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1772 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-2404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-679-8141
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Over five years ago, the idea of La Viga Seafood & Cocina Mexicana was conceived by answering a simple question: Could we create a dining experience that would be something both familiar and exciting for our community and fellow food explorers? The answer is infinitely more complex than the question, but we’re so glad we invested the time to do it because we discovered was a huge opportunity to innovate and create in ways not yet seen. Our mission is for our guests to enjoy life while dining with us. To achieve this, we foster a vibrant and relaxed environment where you’re able to enjoy your special time with your friends, family, and peers; experience surprisingly delicious flavor profiles and dishes; and receive personalized and professional service from an engaged and knowledgeable staff. Settle in and enjoy a well-developed selection of vibrant tacos, ceviches, tapas, entrees, and cocktails, experienced with the special people in your life and our community.
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