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affordable favorites?

Original post made by thrifty on Jun 13, 2008

What are your favorite good, inexpensive local places to eat, that are not noisy and not fast food?


Posted by GSB, a resident of Castro City
on Jun 13, 2008 at 4:48 pm

Frankie, Johnny and Luigi's (at non-peak times)
The "new" La Bamba on Castro Street

Posted by Debbie, a resident of The Crossings
on Jun 13, 2008 at 6:30 pm


Posted by Tinothy, a resident of Monta Loma
on Jun 13, 2008 at 6:31 pm

Whole Foods has good selection

Posted by Long Time MV Resident, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jun 13, 2008 at 9:40 pm

HAPPY HOUSE 2 for 1 meal which includes a drink. Use coupon in MV Voice

Posted by Len, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jun 15, 2008 at 10:08 pm

Taqueria Margaritas on El Camino Real near Grant Rd: Delicious authentic Mexican food individually prepared, frequently with Spanish speaking customers.

Posted by Rose, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jun 16, 2008 at 12:05 am

Moms kitchen its inexpensive and the price is right :)

Posted by eric, a resident of another community
on Jun 17, 2008 at 9:48 am

Cafe Yulong!

Posted by Sidney, a resident of Waverly Park
on Jun 18, 2008 at 1:19 pm

Los Charros, the one a block off Castro, never tried the one on El Camino but we heard the prices were a little higher and the food wasn't as good. Great prices, flavorful meats!

Posted by MVsage, a resident of Monta Loma
on Jul 3, 2008 at 2:18 pm

Tappatio's absolutely. Very affordable, outstanding menu. Standard Mexican fare is jazzed up and delicious

Posted by MVbuyer, a resident of Monta Loma
on Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28 pm

Tappatio's Mexican Grill, 508 N. Rengstorff, Mountain View,, excellent stepped-up quality, interesting and fresh. We eat there at least once a week, enjoying indoor and outdoor seating. Standard Mexican fare is a cut above, and specialties such as campuchana (hot or cold) are outstanding. Affordable, delicious, friendly.