We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cessy's Taco Shop

3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
+1 760-434-2648
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“taquitos” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, Fast food
3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (108)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We talk about Cessy's all year for the 2 weeks we are here in the summer. Excellent burritos and have been for the 22 yeasts we've been coming. Salsa's great and so is the ice cream. Love Cessy's!

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Surprisingly great fish tacos. Not fancy, but the locals clearly know about Cessy's - the salsa is very good too.

Thank Jwvv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner was the person who actually waited on us. Her sincerity in her customer service showed in her love for her business. We will definitely be returning every time we are in Carlsbad. And if you're from Phoenix, its like Filibertos only better. Way...More

Thank ErinDR24
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a local taco shop that has outdoor and indoor seating that is open to the outdoors so the flies can be an issue - it is very much a fast food type of place. There are hotels within walking distance so it's a...More

Thank beachlovers4
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The dining area could use some updating. There is parking. And it is just a short walk to the beach.

Thank jil2170
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Only spent 2 nights and 3 days in town and ate here twice. Very good tacos and taquitoes! Will be back there again! Friendly staff!

Thank Tacky T
Reviewed 16 May 2017

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
Nearby Restaurants
The Daily News
472 reviews
.06 km away
The Naked Cafe
201 reviews
.11 km away
Gaia Gelato
71 reviews
.13 km away
Knockout Pizzeria
186 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Carlsbad Village
915 reviews
.31 km away
Witch Creek Winery
70 reviews
.16 km away
Carlsbad Village Farmers' Market
35 reviews
.39 km away
New Village Arts Theatre
18 reviews
.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cessy's Taco Shop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing