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Cessy's Taco Shop

3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
+1 760-434-2648
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tacos” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food
3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
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Reviews (102)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

WE LOVE THIS PLACE!!! All is good here. Typical Taco Shop in So Cal. Ice Cream too! I love the Chicken Tacos. They're the bomb!! Hubs loves the Chicken Burrito...Salsas, Guac..yum...

Thank Sondee O
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Amazing flavor. Quality ingredients, amazing salsa and friendly staff. I came back three times during our vacation. My kids also liked that they had french fries and ice cream on the menu.

Thank michellemayer2017
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Great Mexican food. Clean, quick and easy to get into. I had the Fish Tacos playe that was delicious!!!!!! Fish was cooked just the way I like it,firm and crisp!!!! Busy restaurant with a lot of locals. Decent prices also. Excellent Salas.

Reviewed 21 February 2017

Before or after you go for a stroll on the beach in Carlsbad stop by Cessy's for good burritos and fast service. Nice for people on the go. Buy something to go and eat it while watching the waves come in across the street at...More

Thank copejenney
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Ideal location with unappealing vibe, decor and food. Not sure why this place doesn't have the look and good food the location would certainly support. Needs some love all around.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Spent the day at the beach, so this was close and tasty. I ordered a burrito and rice. Hit the spot.

Thank Chelsea S
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I use to live a few blocks from Cessy's 20 years ago and always ate there. Went back a few months ago and it was still one of the best Mexican taco shops I've ever eaten at. great fresh ingredients , and great location. can't...More

Thank Indyboy_10
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Great food and the best pastry anywhere. Right across the street from the Carlsbad Beach Resort. Clean but small. Good prices.

Thank 3,31,331
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The fish tacos were far from the best. They were cold and tasteless. May be the meat ones are better but definitely not the place to go if you don't eat meat.

Thank Philippe M
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I absolutely LOVE this place! Best little taco shop in town and great food served up fast. Friendly service and definitely has the small town beach vibe. Photos of happy Cessy's customers are on the walls and the have booths inside sit outside at a...More

Thank karensally2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-434-2648
  • E-mail