Though it can be a tricky to find, Cafe Carlos Mexican Restaurant is a local gem and definitely worth the time. This is a large restaurant offering exceptional homestyle Mexican fare. After 20 years of serving Scott's Valley, Cafe Carlos has build up a foundation of appreciative customers. There is a decent size menu offering seafood, burritos, fejitas, chile rellenos, combination plates and house specials. Make sure to ask Carlos about his specials.