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Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

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Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

We've been to Cabo several times and always enjoy going out to different places for dinner. This year we really hope to find a real "mom and pop" kind of restaurant -- maybe a "hole-in-the-wall" kind of place with good food and friendly people. Any suggestions?

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1. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

I guess it's not a "mom and pop" kind of place or a whole in the wall, but Cynthia's Fresh Organik (on hotel road) - yes, owned and operated by a young woman named "Cynthia" is good. You'll always find her in there overseeing things in the kitchen and in the restaurant.

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Three come to mind..La Salsa’s by the Coral Baha and C.J’s New York Deli near Cynthia Fresh. All three have delicious home cooked food and friendly staff.

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3. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

New York Deli good food family run. One of my favorites. Hole in the wall good luck finding it.

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CJ’s New York Deli is in a small courtyard beneath the Marisol Boutique Hotel,. It is close to Cynthia Fresh and just around the corner heading towards the ocean from the ice cream shop. Hope this helps

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La Playita at La Marina inn is terrific.

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6. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

Fiorenza is a great Italian restaurant ran by a Husband (chef) and Wife (hostess).

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7. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

Craig.....They might be interested in "Real" home cooking. Does your cook contact go to San Jose?

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8. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

Sardina Cantina also near Coral Baja. Actually owned my a mom and pop.

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9. Re: Small Family Run Restaurant in San Jose

Good thought Rocky,

Norma has come out to San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas to cook some meals. You would need a kitchen and your resort would also have to allow outside chefs in. Her email is "normaromero_lb@hotmail.com" if you want to set something up. You can go on the Los Barriles forums and read about her.

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El toro guero (not small) but great seafood and reasonable prices.

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