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400 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041
(650) 940-9500
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Ranked #3 of 295 Restaurants in Mountain View
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Latin, Spanish, Tapas
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: California St.
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English first
Sunnyvale, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The live music on Friday and Saturday night are a lot of fun. The tapas can be quite good. I find the Moroccan meatballs to be superb. The bartender mixes good drinks and is friendly. I have not yet been overly excited about the full meals. The atmosphere is classy. The crowd is friendly and lively.

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Netanya, Israel
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Friends took me to the Cascal, and recommended the paella; it was so good I came again... The food is rich and tasty, and there's nothing like tapas, paella, and a glass of Sangria for a relaxing dinner. Note the place is immensely popular; reserving a table is recommended.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

great atmosphere and service and the dishes are big! but the food is just OK , a bit too pricey, sometimes its noisy if you sit next to a big group.

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Los Altos, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Amazing food with amazing flavors! We loved this busy huge restaurant that is vibrant and busy. Food ordered and came out very fast. We had the cerviche trio, a lage meal with chops, flank steak and several tapas - all amazing. We ended with the Tres Leche and Flan dessert - wonderful. We felt it was value well spent and... More

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San Francisco, CA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food was OK, not OMG amazing. It wasn't cheap. The ambience is nice. I liked the décor, down to the glassware. It's a nice place for a special occasion.

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Mountain View, California
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256 reviews 256 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We brought a party of 8 on Friday night - the place was packed to overflowing before 7pm, and was still packed hours later. The overflow probably accounts for part of the crowd at Scotts, Scratch, and Shivas. We shared a wide variety of tapas, including hearts of palm, scallop ceviche, whitefish ceviche, beef taquitos, queso fundido, and gazpacho -... More

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Victoria, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We were pleasantly suprised at how delicious the food was here. We had the hearts of palm salad, very fresh and citrus-like. We also had the calamari and rock shrimp - so good with not too much coating with lots of light flavouring. The short braised ribs were so tender in a lovely gravey with a great piece of corn... More

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San Jose, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

several of friends suggested to come here to a gathering dinner. Great place and great food. very impressed. The portion of tapas fit to our group size very well. We shared the dishes and would be able to taste lots of different food, that's what I really like. The Paella was the best so far I had in bay area.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The atmosphere was very nice and they were very accommodating. We had a fairly large party and they were able to seat us in a timely fashion. The restaurant was a but crowded and hard to walk through but the food was very good. We got the sampler of tapas and the pomberry mojito, and the paella was amazing (... More

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San Francisco, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Friends took me here for my birthday. They eat here occasionally. I was impressed with the decor and the very good service as well as the food and variety. We shared the tapas sampler and a seafood paella. As good as any I've had in Spain. We shared a dessert as well, the pumpkin bread pudding with delicious bourbon caramel... More

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Additional Information about Cascal

Address: 400 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041
Phone Number: (650) 940-9500
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Latin, Spanish, Tapas

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