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Celia's Mexican Restaurant

201 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-4838
+1 650-877-8245
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good54%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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201 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-4838
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my second favorite Celias. Favorite is on West Hillsboro. They will make flour tortilla chips for you if you ask. The cole slaw is the best I have ever had. Love their carnitas. Have eaten there MANY times in the last over 15...More

Thank sandygreenberg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at a Hotel near Celia’s and I had researched where to eat, and this place kept coming up on Tripadvisor, so we went and OMG am I glad we did! Literally the best Mexican food that I have ever had!! The Margaritas...More

Thank shilee3
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Nothing special. Typical American sports bar style with multiple TVs all playing baseball or basketball. Food was decent enough. But did not stand out. I had shrimps other party had chicken. All slightly over cooked but perfectly edible . Not expensively.

Thank gam8le
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Food was good. Portions were enough for a little leftovers - even for bottomless teenager! Service was good. 2 for 1 margaritas on Thursday. Bueno

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We walked across the street from the Hotel Aura and walked into a delightful Mexican atmosphere. Service was prompt and friendly. Enchiladas were excellent, as were the rice and beans. Could have split one dish, there was so much. Had a good time and thoroughly...More

Thank Dr.Travellor
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The pork carnitas was very good and portions were good sized. The others had tacos and both were very happy with there dinner.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 3 February 2018

The chips are impossible to stop eating. The salsa is also fantastic. There are many options on the menu. I chose Mexican foods and was very happy with quantity, flavor and variety.

Thank Chip B
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I started visiting the original Celia's restaurant back in the 70's. It was a favorite and I kept coming back for many years. I moved out of the area but still remembered their excellent red sauce. There is really nothing quite like it. In any...More

Thank LLion
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Large portions of good Mexican food. The service was quick and efficient. Good margueritas and a nice selection of beers on tap.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Got takeout and it was possibly the best Mexican I have had in years. Referred by a friend and I can promise you he was not wrong!

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Isela A, Manager at Celia's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you so much. I am so happy you enjoyed it. Maybe next time you can dine here and listen to mariachi. It is really fun! Hopefully see you soon. Thank you again....Really appreciate you ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066-4838
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Bruno
  • Phone Number: +1 650-877-8245
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