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Sat, 2/16
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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cuban black bean soup
with oloroso sherry
vegetable chowder
a spicy blend of fresh sweet potatoes, corn, and poblano chiles
spanish brussel sprout salad
brussel sprout leaves, manchego cheese, sliced almonds and cranberries tossed in a whole grain mustard, honey lemon dressing
normal $8
with cabrales cheese and grilled churrasco steak $19
ensalada mixta
seasonal mixed greens with spanish olive oil and aged sherry vinegar
spicy beet and kale salad
warm beets, braised kale, roasted jalapeno, whipped goat cheese and toasted pepitas.
normal $9
with grilled shrimp $18
valencia salad
fresh fennel, arugula, orange segments, strawberries, green olives, almonds, and goat cheese in a champagne vinaigrette dressing
spanish tapa sampler
serrano ham, stuffed dates, grilled octopus and shrimp skewers with piquillo-almond sauce, spanish tortilla with garlic aioli, bacalao crostini, marinated anchovy and white bean sal-ad, mussels vinaigrette, chicken liver mousse with cranberry jalapeño relish, huevos diablo, spanish chor-izo, manchego cheese and quince, marinated goat cheese
mussels pimenton
prepared in a saffron cream sauce with serrano ham
sizzling shrimp
“mojo‎ de ajo”, evoo, garlic, chile arbol, fresh lime
fried rock shrimp
crisp shrimp with a sweet and sour chili sauce and side of jicama, green apple slaw
crab tostaditos
fresh dungeness crab, chipotle aioli, guacamole and crema atop toasted corn tortillas
warm‎ marinated octopus, potato, mint, moroccan carrots, olives, cherry tomatoes, and lemon-chive olive oil dressing
ahi tuna escabeche
grilled fresh tuna loin, vegetable escabeche, capers and tuna aioli
roasted sea scallops
fresh sea scallops roasted with shiitake mushrooms, black pepper-soy butter sauce
pescado marbella
baked delicate fresh white fish with preserved lemon, capers and serrano ham
fried calamari
corn masa crusted with a side of chipotle chile aioli, shaved vegetables, parsley garlic sauce
queso fundido
oaxacan cheese and smoked mushroom fondue, grilled poblano chiles, warm corn tortillas
vegetarian $10
with crisp serrano ham $11.5
roasted brussel sprouts
marinated, roasted and served over garlic aioli with manchego cheese
wild mushroom empanadas (3)
with manchego cheese and truffle oil
potato gratin
layered‎ potatoes, poblano chiles, spices, parmesan crust
eggplant tian
layered grilled eggplant, piquillo peppers, manchego cheese, smoked tomato-paprika sauce
mixed mushroom oloroso
wild mushrooms marinated in herbs and garlic, roasted with butter and sherry
vegetarian $8.5
with crisp serrano ham $11.5
corn poblano sauté
fresh white corn, poblano chilies, onions, cotija cheese and crema
roasted chile relleno
roasted poblano chile, three cheese filling with piquillo pepper and goat cheese sauce
charcuterie plater
assortment of spanish sausages, cured meats, pate and serrano ham, pickled onions, olives, pistachios and toasted country bread
duck confit
shredded duck confit, red yam gnocchi, sherry wine reduction, crisp fried sage leaves
beef empanadas
filled with argentinian style braised beef, green olives and raisins
pollo andalucía
braised chicken with green olives, spices and preserved lemon served with saffron rice
marinated flat iron steak topped with cabrales cheese butter and chimichurri
braised pork belly
slow roasted pork with an oloroso sherry glaze, fresh green apple-papaya salad
grilled serrano ham and date brochette
serrano ham wrapped dates filled with cabrales cheese
moroccan lamb meatballs in an almond tomato saffron sauce
cuban wrap
sliced, adobo marinated pork tenderloin, rolled in fresh house made tortilla with cilantro mojo, watercress and piquillo peppers
chicken livers
roasted‎ with xeres vinegar, sherry wine, garlic, fresh herbs, and currants
$21 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with friends a couple times in the last few months; always crowded, noisy, and feels "rushed" if you go at Happy Hour or dinner time. Less stressful atmosphere during the day as you might expect. Food is delicious (wide selection of tapas) but highly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank detrgt65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with two of my friends after received a recommendation. This place is very nice and colourful. You will have to reserve beforehand. We've had drinks and food and everything was really good. There was a band playing near the entrance so it was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eyalmenachem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here early on a Friday night. Noisy, very loud and packed at 6:30. The plates were good but nothing special. The seafood paella was good, but very heavy, small plate of grilled octopus was the best dish we had. Vegetable small plates and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Josmshank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came early on a Monday night, with reservations to beat the noise and crowd!! We had the cerviche sampler trio-- octopus, white fish, and ahi tuna. It was excellent, delicious and very fresh. We also shared the lamb enchiladas tapas--- flavorful and well seasoned....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank wes0820
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

And yes, another year celebrating at Cascal the new year with awesome dinner and friends ‼️ The latin music band was great and the service was perfect. I hope next year to celebrate with them again. They had great champagne, we brought our own wine...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Linacsmore
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

If you like well crafted dishes with nice ambience and drinks then you would live this place! The portions are small though and the dishes on pricier side. I do feel it's justified - taste/presentation is awesome; ambience is perfect and location cannot get better...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Makarand M
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is a vibrant and colorful restaurant with exceptionally delicious Tapas! A few of us meet regularly for dinner and share an array of tapas and enjoy the ambiance! The service is always friendly and competent. I know the noise level is high, but somehow...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Patti C
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I tried to make a last minute reservation on Opentable and was unsuccessful as they did not offer the time I needed for our office luncheon, when I called on the phone, the Cascal employee was very accomodating for our party of 9. Everyone loved...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tammy R
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Always tasty and wonderful. A great place for the Mountain View community. I have been there severeal times and Cacal never disappoints.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michelle R
Reviewed December 9, 2018

So many reviewers have complained about the noise, I thought I'd write about my Sunday afternoon experience. We went after the ballet at the Mt. View Performing Arts Center. It's just a short walk to Cascal. At 4 PM, we were seated immediately. With only...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NapiliR
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January 30, 2017|
Response from MonaMyLove | Reviewed this property |
I'm only a guest who goes there frequently. Please contact the restaurant directly, there phone number is +1 650-940-9500
November 22, 2015|
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Response from RDB27 | Reviewed this property |
See answers above. It's a terrific restaurant, and a wonderful gift certificate for anyone interested in authentic Spanish food.
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