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Cessy's Taco Shop

3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
+1 760-434-2648
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“taquitos” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Fast food
3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you've spent your money elsewhere in town, Cessy's is what the doctor ordered. Good tacos, tortas, and other Mexican fare. Order at the counter and take your grub outside and watch Carlsbad go by. The Carne Asada Torta and an order of Nachos was...More

Thank VespagirL55
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have the typical Mexican menu and the location is right in the heard of Carlsbad Village. The food is fixed fast and is really good.

Thank Diane N
Reviewed 7 December 2017

If you love Mexican food, and more specifically burritos, order the California burrito with their spicy salsas (1 green and 1 orangish) and dump the salsas inside. You are going to need to open your mouth bigger than ever to take a bite. OMG. This...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped by - just as a pitstop for a coke. Was tempted for a taco with beef. Only waited for a minut. Served myself some juicy salsa. Sat outside under a parasol and enjoyed the taco and coke.

Thank Lars P
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Walking around Carlsbad village ( first trip ) I was thinking tacos.I thought I would try Cessy's.You order at the counter and take your food to the booth.I ordered the special,3 beef tacos and drink.I thought the tacos were of very good quality and very...More

Thank stones65
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We enjoy Carlsbad on the beach so much and it's nice to know that we can just come up off the beach and go to this small, inexpensive and delicious little taco shop for food and then get right back to the beach. Sometimes, we...More

Thank Anna Beth G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Every time we are in Carlsbad, we HAVE to get large mixed [chocolate and vanilla] soft serves from Cessy's. That means when we are in Carlsbad for a week, we make a daily stop. I know there are much fancier places to get ice creams...More

Thank Katzkid22
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My husband and I are from Las Vegas and travel to Carlsbad several times per year. Our first lunch stop is CESSY'S. Chimichanga or ground beef burrito! Yum!!

Thank 2014jcjc
Reviewed 16 August 2017

this is not a fancy touristy, or hip place....its a local place. Where everyone comes after the beach, or before....or at any time, flip flops, sun kissed face and orders some grub. It is a tradition, a palce that has kept the consistency of theior...More

Thank eroth40
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Don't let the small size of the shop fool you, this place serves some awesome Mexican Food and some good ice cream. If you ever come to Carlsbad, take a quick stop here and grab yourself a big burrito.

Thank RiderReak
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3016 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-434-2648
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