From Our Editors
One of the most-visited Mexican restaurants in San Jose, El Grullense features a delightful menu. The excellent quality, set in a relaxed environment, will have you coming back for more.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the NorCal weather cooperates. There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, if you're on the lookout for the perfect spot for family or friends, it's been reviewed as a solid option for large groups and kids. If you're in a hurry, you can call ahead and take advantage of the convenient take-out menu.
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, you won't walk away from El Grullense disappointed. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Should you prefer to pedal over there, bicycle parking's also offered.