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18486 Prospect Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 517-8603
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Ranked #14 of 53 Restaurants in Saratoga
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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English first
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place is moderately priced & the food in quite good - go for a quick lunch. This place is moderately priced & the food in quite good - go for a quick lunch.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I always find that the best mexican food comes from a hole in the wall and this is no exception. I just wish it had air conditioning.

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Campbell, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Neighborhood eateries are becoming a rarity and in La Cueva you'll enjoy great food, at reasonable prices. I frequent La Cueva with my family on a monthly basis and the fish tacos are some of the best in the silicon valley. Nestled in a old strip mall with humble settings, the food is the star.

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Apex, North Carolina
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42 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

So agree with ThumperEvans! This place ROCKS! We now eat here at least once a week! Best Chicken Tacos I've ever had. Son loves the chicken wet burrito and can barely finish it! (btw he has a huge appetite!) Hubby loves that he can get whatever he wants on his burrito, he's a custom sort of guy...no hot anything! Daughter... More 

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San Jose, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

La Cueva isn't like your typical corporate Mexican outpost, but fully delivers on what it is: tasty & authentic taqueria-style Mexican food at a fair price. My first choice when dining out on Mexican food (mouth watering as I write this). As noted, it can be tough to find: turn off Prospect into the driveway immediately before See's Candy, and... More 

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Los Altos Hills, CA
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68 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

A small place in a strip mall, hard to find, but OH - so worth it. Delicious and authentic Mexican food for virtually no money. They will even make stuff for you NOT on the menu. This is a little taqueria, extremely clean, and highly rated. It's the best Mexican food in that area of San Jose/Saratoga. The fish tacos... More 

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Additional Information about La Cueva

Address: 18486 Prospect Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone Number: (408) 517-8603
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saratoga
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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