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Consuelo Mexican Bistro

377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
+1 408-260-7082
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant on a weekend and enjoyed our visit. The timing of the guacamole to the main dish was off. The table side guacamole arrived 2 mins before the meal. I had the enchilada suiza which was very good. The bacon wrapped shrimp was...More

Thank Sharris5001
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We chose this spot on Santana row because it had tvs and we were trying to catch the Stanley cup finals. Bartender graciously changed the channel so we could watch. Had an awesome margarita, there was at least one vegan choice on the menu, food...More

Thank JenCav_107
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Consuelo Mexican Bistro has decent food and service with somewhat high prices. The shrimp tacos ($20), chicken enchiladas, and quesadillas were satisfying, but not as good as more reasonably priced restaurants. Outside dining was nice despite the fact that Consuelo's is located at the far...More

Thank ejhiii
Reviewed 16 May 2017

After several disappointing "mexican" restaurants in the silicon valley/ Bay area, finding Consuelo Mexican Bistro was a very welcome experience. Right from the very entrance all personal was very friendly and efficient. The menu offers a great number of choices. I highly recommend the "Tinga...More

Thank ggarciao2001
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I am Mexican and when i travel outside my Country, i do not intend to look for the Mexican flavor as it is really hard to get. But Consuelo Mexican Bistro, in Santana Row, it is GREAT in Mexican flavor, in service and in Price....More

Thank _groupsloscabos
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Wonderful place to stop and have a wonderful Mexican lunch or dinner. Sitting available outdoors on the sidewalk and food is delicious!

Thank gdandcj
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The service is great here but the food is a little disappointing given how expensive it is. I always end up here late at night so I want to try this earlier in the evening to see if my review of it changes.

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was the worst food I've had on Santana Row and the worst Mexican food anywhere. We went for the Happy Hour-it is only at the bar. The bar was full so we sat at a table. We ordered $14 margaritas and wanted to relax...More

Thank hulamoon
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This place was disappointing. The food was not very flavorful. I had the the Tilapia special. It was breaded in polenta. The polenta muted any flavor from the fish. My wife had the shrimp tacos which were ok. Again not much flavor. Our server was...More

Thank Climb14ers
Reviewed 5 February 2017

During or after Shopping in the santana row that is the perfect place to relax. During the cold Season you can take your seat in the cozy retaurant while during summer a Patio in the middle of the street invites you. Guacamole tableside prepared, Chips...More

Thank Michael R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
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