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400 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2008
+1 650-940-9500
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good51%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (128 reviews)
“paella” (86 reviews)
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Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
400 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2008
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cascal's food options and menu are unique, interesting, and well made. Portion size is on the small side even for choices other than tapas. Overall quality of food and drinks is excellent. Service was attentive but a little unfriendly. Prices were a bit high. Overall,...More

Thank RoadWarrior_LG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is fantastic and the small plates are perfect for sharing. I especially love the paella. The decor is warm, inviting and fun. Service is always good. It can be a bit noisy at times. Make reservations. This is a popular place!

Thank Travelboots777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tapas were all tasty, with none of us able to decide which we liked best. The interior is colorful, clean and enjoyable. The only problem is the noise level. We were there during the packed lunch period, and it was hard to hear the...More

1  Thank ahling33
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Small plates are their best thing (and the paella is very good as well) that Cascal does. Very interesting and flavorful and dependable. Share the dishes and have a great meal!

Thank palovoi
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very entertaining place to visit for dinner meals. A bit slow service and some dishes are better than others. My top pick is Octopus plate - fair portion and tender & delicious cubes of tentacle. The chacuterie plate was expensive at $28 and seemed more...More

Thank 227GregS
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Lured by its #1 rank in the Mountain View (= Castro Street) area, I went to see this restaurant that provides Spanish food. By that I don't mean food from Spain at all, but food from Spanish-speaking countries, Spain included. Sat outside under a sunny...More

Thank truccolo
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

It’s a good Mexican restaurant in heart of Mountain View that has pretty good drinks. You can ask them to make the drinks strong if you meet a friend who you wished you didn’t meet ;) overall, I think it’s worth a try.

Thank Aram A
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went for Sunday lunch/late brunch after Sunday Mt. View farmers market. Was one of the first parties there, but the restaurant soon filled up. Food was OK. Everyone loved the mushroom empanadas. The rest of the food was average. Service was somewhat lackluster. After we...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Located at the corner of CAStro and CALifornia in downtown Mountain View (hence the name CASCAL) this Latin restaurant serves tapas (small plates), ceviche, paella plus a variety of desserts and larger house specialty dishes. Cascal also has a good selection of mixed drinks, wines,...More

Thank lwj
Reviewed 19 October 2017

My friend and I enjoyed Casal’s bargain Happy Hour food and beverages. We ordered both versions of Tacos one fish and one short rib each fantastic, an order of Moroccan lamb meatballs with a delicious sauce and an order of the crispy calamari with a...More

Thank PDS591
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30 January 2017|
Response from MonaMyLove | Reviewed this property |
I'm only a guest who goes there frequently. Please contact the restaurant directly, there phone number is +1 650-940-9500
22 November 2015|
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Response from RDB27 | Reviewed this property |
See answers above. It's a terrific restaurant, and a wonderful gift certificate for anyone interested in authentic Spanish food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2008
    (California St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-940-9500
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