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Plaza Garibaldi

1170 E Santa Clara St, Ste 10, San Jose, CA 95116-2387
+1 408-298-0121
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good8%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
16 Aug 2015
“Disappointed...”
25 Jun 2015
“Good food, great service, weak margarita”
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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1170 E Santa Clara St, Ste 10, San Jose, CA 95116-2387
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

You would think a place like San Jose would have great Mexican restaurants. They don't seem to turn up on any internet searches. We were looking for a little ambiance along with some authenticity. This place did not fit the bill. Our waiter was nice...More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

So, my wife makes fun of me because I have four categories that I rate Mexican restaurants on: atmosphere, chips and salsa, margaritas, and the meals. Well, tonight Plaza Garibaldi did a really good job on three of those categories. Plaza Garibaldi has a very...More

Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Food, drinks and ambience Try fish tacos Ceviche Pastor tacos Authentic Mexican food, great frozen margaritas Fairly priced and live Mariachi music

Thank newdealer
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Positive: the handmade corn tortillas were a nice surprise. My husband and I both ordered the chicken tacos. They were excellent! Grilled chicken to perfection, seasoned with lemon and cilantro, mexican cheese and a chile garnish. 3 tacos to each plate, served on a wood...More

Thank cromocat
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We were there with a group expecting good Mexican food and it was not up to our expectations. The shrimp ceviche appetizer lacked flavor, the shrimp "a la diabla" came with the same mole sauce used for the enchiladas and while it worked for the...More

Thank Rosa G
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

Came here after a long day at work and I was thrown back by the authentic corn tortillas and chicken tacos and great cheves to wash it down.. Even though there was a guy here making a scene about God knows what with looks like...More

Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 18 July 2011

We are from Southern California and we love our Mexican restaurants. When we travel and look for places to eat, Mexican restaurants are naturally at the top of our list. We found Plaza Garibaldi completely by chance several years ago. I didn't remember the name,...More

Thank steve_costa_mesa
Reviewed 17 August 2009

Found out about this restaurant while staying in San Jose and visiting the Winchester Mystery House. Absolutely delicious Mexican food!!! Great salsa!!! Live Mariachi Band while we were there on a Friday evening. We are looking forward to going back someday whenever we visit San...More

Thank SushiLover57
Reviewed 13 April 2009

We left here with full bellies and light hearts. Not only was the food excellant and plentiful, and the value the best we found on our weekend get-a-way, but even the other diners were cheerful, introducing themselves and chatting as if we were all old...More

Thank isithotthere
Reviewed 8 October 2007

We are both Irish and we got the recommendation from a nice mexican couple we met. After walking in we were the center of attention. We ordered or food which was great. Then bring on the gang bangers who wanted to bottle us. They tried...More

5  Thank romulet
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1170 E Santa Clara St, Ste 10, San Jose, CA 95116-2387
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-298-0121
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