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La Viga Restaurant - CLOSED

1772 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-2404
+1 650-679-8141
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (9 reviews)
“churros” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
1772 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-2404
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 20 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 bdwood2000
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 23 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
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Alright, the food here is amazing! You will sit at picnic tables but the menu is great, very interesting menu, fun combinations of flavors... Great find!!!!

Thank marquis123
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Ate at La Viga again after a couple of years (La Viga has a sister restaurant with equally high quality, but more choices and a more elegant setting that we patronize). We were delighted by the quality of the food (more sea food choices than...More

Thank OmarKhayyam
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Same owner as LV Mar but more casual and noisy. The food however as is LV Mar is exceptional. Mostly seated on benches in long rows. Some tables with chairs. Quieter outside but on a street with traffic during portions of the day. Service was...More

Thank Chetzi
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A rather small place and quite nosy with the open room. But food is really great and we had a very good time with the whole group.

Thank rpitton
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We went for lunch. Started with Gaucamole and chips and drinks. Excellent gaucamole - very fresh and tasty - highly recommended. All the dishes we ordered were very good - especially seafood entries. A bit pricey for lunch though.

Thank Scruz101
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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