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El Central Cafe Restaurant

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427 N Palora Ave, Yuba City, CA 95991-4711
+1 530-674-0686
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 26, 2017
“What a Pleasant Surprise”
Feb 13, 2017
“Great lunch at the El Central Cafe, Yuba City”
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
427 N Palora Ave, Yuba City, CA 95991-4711
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Just needed a quick bite to eat while visiting relatives in Yuba City. We stopped in El Central not expecting very much. The atmosphere is about as casual as a restaurant can get. Nothing fancy about this place at all. However the food was top...More

Thank Butchboy
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I went to lunch with friends in January and February, 2017. The food was excellent and plenty of it. I had the combination lunches both times and they were very tasty. The pork tamales and the beef enchiladas were great.The owner, Ramon, came by the...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Have eaten here at least once a week for dinner. The food is GREAT and tasty. Prices are good. They have beer and wine but no bar. Have a variety of Mexican items and they serve you a cup of soup with your meal. The...More

Thank Dixie L
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Been eating here for over 35 years...tried hundreds since all over the bay area and Sacto area, but this is still the best and cheapest by far!!! Ramon still makes the best sauces, mix of spices, and tender meats. To think anyone would prefer any...More

Thank cmonpeeple
Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for 25 years. This place by far is the best flavor,size of plate for your money the absolute best Mexican restaurant I have ever eaten.

Thank pickygirl13
Reviewed March 20, 2015

My husband grew up eating here back when it was in colusa. He was so excited when we found it here in yuba city. They are family owned and it has a great atmosphere. My husband and i eat here at least once a month,...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed March 9, 2014

The building could use a little work but the people and the food are very good. Its just good food like you would get if you went to Mexican friends home. Ramon is a great host when he's on his game. Funny and friendly. I...More

Thank Richard B
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 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 - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: 427 N Palora Ave, Yuba City, CA 95991-4711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yuba City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-674-0686
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