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El Rosal Bakery

1513 E Cliff Dr Ste 2, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3763
+1 831-462-1308
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 May 2017
“Great tamales.”
28 Apr 2017
“Yummy stuff”
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1513 E Cliff Dr Ste 2, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3763
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

We often purchase tamales from El Rosal when serving Mexican food in our home and want to add a little more. They are always good and service great.

Thank ofthegardn
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Asked for a recommendation from staff person at nearby library.A large variety of pan dulce (Mexican sweet bread). Took to my meeting and were enjoyed by all. Small but busy place.

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 3 April 2016

In this inconspicuous little bakery/shop, you will find what are arguably some of the best tamales in Northern California. Order at the counter (a few sauces to choose from) to go and find a spot to sit in the Farmer's Market - and enjoy the...More

Thank brocdog
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I regularly stop by El Rosal to pick up a bag of tamales. I prefer the cheese and chili version, but we also get the chicken ones, and everyone seems to love those, too. It's an easy, fast and delicious family meal on the go.

Thank MetteBR
Reviewed 21 October 2015

After spending way too much money at restaurants this weekend I wanted some good cheap food. We happened to notice this place while looking for the Dollar Tree store. The tamales were so good we went back the next day and bought more. Beautiful baked...More

Thank Knolan0831
Reviewed 10 June 2014

I went to this little hidden place next to the dollar tree and wow, it was the best stop we made. The sign said "the best tamales in town" and they were RIGHT!. We had to take some for dinner. They have mexican pastries and...More

Thank yaret D
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Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1513 E Cliff Dr Ste 2, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3763
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-462-1308
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