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La Esquina

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551 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-4336
+1 408-354-4545
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
1 week ago
“Felt like a breakfast burrito ”
Apr 1, 2017
“La Esquina: Small, local Mexican food”
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
551 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-4336
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And I wasn’t disappointed. You have a choice of chorizo or bacon, comes with scrambled eggs, chunks of potatoes, cheese, and onions. The hot salsa has a great kick to it. Steady stream of customers. Workers were very friendly sly and hard working. It’s across...More

Thank pglaw
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Nice owners, always with a smile. It is close to home and is becoming a go-to for me. The food has really improved over the past year and I'm going there more frequently as a result. Outdoor seating is nice, although the...More

Thank dwillheim
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I love this little authentic family-friendly Mexican restaurant. The hostess-owner (I think) is charming. This is casual dining that even has games for the kids. My only complaint is the restaurant hours/days which I still haven't been able to figure out.

Thank Rick G
Reviewed October 5, 2016

The food here is authentic, delicious, and abundant. Service is personal, warm, and friendly. Very family-friendly and yet not noisy. I've been back several times since my first visit and always with a good experience. Note they aren't open on Sundays.

Thank Rick G
Reviewed July 30, 2016

My friend and I were struck in traffic and I saw this little Mexican place that I've never tried before, so we decided to stop and give it a try. We both had a chicken burrito and thought it was very tasty. The waitress was...More

Thank davidsantacruz
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Weary from my long travels, I was delighted to see this place. I was also pleased to see menudo on the menu and for roughly $7 a bowl. I ordered this and a glass of horchata. When the bowl arrived it was neither small nor...More

Thank D S
Reviewed July 26, 2015

This place was dirty and the food was pretty disgusting. The waitress was very nice, but we sat there with all the other tables empty but covered with dirty dishes and watched them microwave some old food. I am just super grateful we didn't all...More

Thank mbtravel11
Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Ok so single guy with GF in town and walked by this place And was hungry for lunch .... The place looks very nice and clean and the service is good Again ...that's were it ends . I ordered steak tacos and the meat was...More

1  Thank Ammo68
Reviewed October 25, 2014

This small restaurant on North Santa Cruz is removed from the busy downtown hub and has relatively easy parking on the street. The food and service was very good. The restaurant is friendly and informal, with children and adults mixing easily. The serving of Hueves...More

Thank donwolf20
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Good food with a nice neighborhood atmosphere. It is nice to support a family owned business serving authentic Mexican food. We will keep coming back.

Thank globetrotterLG
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Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-4336
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-354-4545
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