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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 good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128-2053
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the place at dinner time with friends, the place was very crowded. The food taste and quality is average. For Mexican food lovers it's good to try for once . Suitable for couples and friends

Thank marzooqy
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Sitting outside at Consuelo is so cool. The weather is good, people browsing around and the service and food are excellent. You have to have the homemade guacamole, is is so good. Everything on the menu is big, so plan on sharing or taking some...More

Thank travelinmen
Reviewed 16 September 2018

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 Hector R
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 Anne M
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
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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, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
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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