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Celia's Mexican Restaurant

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1 Vivian St, San Rafael, CA 94901-4723
+1 415-456-8190
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“beans” (3 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1 Vivian St, San Rafael, CA 94901-4723
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has been in San Rafael for ages! My son played on a baseball team sponsored by Celia's about 20 years ago! Great local place with good food and good drinks!

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a large group of 35 dining here. They gave us a whole room! Lots of chips and salsa - chips plain, salsa zippy. Our orders were taken efficiently and brought out swiftly and correctly. Food was average - nothing special except the usual...More

Thank Ally G
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Our go to Mexican restaurant. We’ve been eating here for years. It never disappoints. The food is good, a huge menu selection, authentic.

Thank mjmbkk
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

When our children were young this restaurant was a must stop for early dinner after a fun time bowling just across the street The food was always good and the service great. So my wife and I found ourselves in San Rafael and hungry and...More

Thank SurFun5389
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Celia's is a regular stop for me when I desire the best Mexican food and the fabulous margaritas. I dine there at least once a month.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I love the real atmosphere, plenty of locals. Good sized potions with a wide selection of dishes and adult beverages.

Thank mjmbkk
Reviewed May 5, 2017

A great evening of margaritas, tacos, enchiladas, chile realano, beans, rice and an eight piece mariachi. Need I say more!!!! Fernando always puts on the best in food, drinks, and entertainment.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Stopped here for a solo dinner to get my Mexican on and this place didn't disappoint. I know its a chain, but it still had a certain charm that made it not appear as such. The food was very good and the service was fast...More

Thank Follow_the_aroma
Reviewed December 2, 2016

They have the best margaritas going in Marin. The food is great with many choices. Will cater to special diets also.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed September 27, 2016

After spending the afternoon in Berkley we were starving! Celia's is bright, attractive and the service was delightful. The food was truly tasty and plated nicely. If you are looking for good food, reasonably priced in an attractive restaurant Celia's is the place for you!

Thank mackulka4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Vivian St, San Rafael, CA 94901-4723
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-456-8190
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