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10630 South de Anza Boulevard, Cupertino, CA 95014
+1 408-996-1443
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Cooper Centos
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My favorite resturant, great all natural, healthy Organic menu. My wife and I frequent this resturant in Cupertino most Sundays. Not the typical Mexican Resturant their business plan is very different give it a try you will be impressed.

Thank Fred P
Sunnyvale, California
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent in taste and reasonable priced. The place can get crowded on Friday nights and finding a place to sit for 4 or 6 people can be a problem. Get there early and grab that table as soon as possible. The outside courtyard is nice in mild weather but a little cold in the winter and rain... More 

Thank Charles S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

I am a regular at Aqui Cal-Mex. Although I will eat meat if the situation requires it, Aqui has many DELICIOUS vegetarian options, many that are vegan. The secret? They use many house made sauces....peanut sauce, mango sauces, guacamole based sauces, and many more to really make the food taste amazing. Their meat, poultry and seafood entrees are very healthy.... More 

Thank Aarjani
Boston, Massachusetts
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210 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

We came here on a Friday night and the place was packed! because of reading reviews on Trip Advisor I knew to find a table while the others in our party ordered food. The food was very good. The margaritas were excellent and we enjoyed our meals. It is very loud and there are a number of families with small... More 

Thank Marilyn S
Los Altos, California
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150 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

The tomatillo soup was nice but a bit salty. The mango tofu was fresh and filling. I ordered the bowl and had it for lunch the next day. The California enchilada with the polenta was really hot and delicious. My dad enjoyed the salmon dish and the chicken was also good. Overall a healthy California fresh twist on Mexican food.... More 

Thank art-scuba
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Aqui is a local small chain, we often go to all 3 locations in silicon valley, food quality is always consistent. Menu slightly change from time to time, but they always come up with great combo plates. Affordable good quality food. Must try Swirls and Avocado Margarita. All the locations are very busy, especially gets crowded on Fridays, it is... More 

Thank Hikingfeet
Cupertino, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is our regular Cal-Mex place. Over the last few years we have visited often and every time the food is good. Margaritas are awesome and prices reasonable (since it is self service they have managed to keep them down). Highly recommended.

Thank Naushik D
Campbell, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

I don't know what it is about my family but when we eat out we seem to have about 4 restaurants we go to. Aqui is one of them. We prefer the restaurant in Campbell, but have been to all of them. Aero offers tasty Cal-Mex cuisine that is both affordable and delicious. Every day they have new specials which... More 

Thank Elizabeth H
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Excellent food.... The issue is getting seat on weekends. Great Margarita's, and chips. Fresh ingredients. Fresh and tasty! It's self serve so be prepared to get your own drinks and silverware.

Thank Ed R
San Jose, CA
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Aqui seems to be re-branding itself. They have taken the Cal-Mex off of the signs and now have Industrial Strength. Natural, Wild and Organic. The industrial strength refers to their margarita, which has vodka in it. They have always had an inventive, eclectic menu. I have consistently enjoyed the dishes I have chosen. Food is ordered at the counter, and... More 

Thank MGFuqua

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $13
Mexican, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10630 South de Anza Boulevard, Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cupertino
  • Phone Number: +1 408-996-1443

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?