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Consuelo Mexican Bistro

377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
+1 408-260-7082
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
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377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Consuelo's has a unique slant on Mexican fare--slightly more sophisticated and not so starchy. They prep your guacamole in a stone mortar right at your table. Great location at the end of Santana Row.

Thank 1wholoves2travel
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Our experience at Consuelo was pleasant. The weather was perfect, so we sat outside. This may have been the reason for the slow service. Once our server came to our table, she was very polite and obviously very busy. She took our orders and apologized...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had a table of six but had to sit separate as they can only have tables of six outside? The food was very well presented and good service. I had the shrimp tacos ... Santana Row great location I will be back enjoy x

Thank amandajane692015
Reviewed 18 June 2018

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 KrisT613
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I met a friend who recently visited California and agreed to get together in Santana Row. Most of us wanted Mexican so we went to Consuelo's. My review is right in the middle of "very good" to "average"; the difference is in the details. We...More

Thank Poorgourmet
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This is a delayed review, as our experience was about the third week of January. My extended family went out for dinner the night before my son returned to college after his Christmas break. We were hoping to enjoy a last meal all together. After...More

Thank ChelsieCalifornia
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Fantastic Food - this place was the best meal I had on this trip. Food, drinks and service were all amazing and very good value for money. I would highly recommend to anyone and everyone! Massive thumbs up - well done guys. This must have...More

Thank BlueAnto
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

To level-set, being from England the standard of Mexican food I think somewhat lower than you get in the US. Nachos and dips being served as you look at the menu is not generally a thing in the UK, so this came as a nice...More

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 29 January 2018

A quick brunch with a work friend. At first we had doubts but the service and food was very good. A small but nice range of different breakfast options with fresh ingredients and a little more effort than the usual Mexican food.

Thank Wingz64
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

This review is only for the bar at Consuelos. I like to stop by once a month or so and test out some of their tequila offerings. Fabulous selection with prices ranging from $10 to 100+ per shot. My favorite is Clase Azul reposado. It’s...More

Thank Bacinac
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Restaurant Details

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