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Otaez Restaurant

1619 Webster Street, Alameda, CA 94501-2133
510-521-9090
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Ranked #40 of 204 Restaurants in Alameda
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Authentic Mexican Cuisine and World Class Margaritas - We Have It All! Take your taste buds on an exciting journey through Mexico at Otaez Mexican Restaurant. We specialize in authentic Mexican cuisine, ranging from chile rellenos to carnitas to pozole, we offer high-quality food at great low prices. Our restaurant is perfect for family dining and social gatherings with our friendly and exciting atmosphere. Enjoy great specials throughout the week on some of your favorite Mexican entrees from our extensive menu. Join us today at Otaez Restaurant, for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
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Alameda, California
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We eat here every week - or take food to go - sometimes several times a week. GREAT service, personable staff that remembers your name and the last time you came in, good food, and a real comfortable place to eat, This is where you go instead of cooking at home. Your everyday restaurant.

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Fresno, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Love this place. Eat here every time I am in Alameda. Great food, excellent service, a pleasant relaxed atmosphere, always an experience to be savored.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Because of some positive reviews of the Otaez Restaurant, as well as the fact that we were staying across the street from it, we lunched at this wonderful Mexican restaurant one afternoon. The wall murals are really amazing and fun to look at. The food was delicious. I ordered a shredded beef enchilada which came with beans and rice which... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Excellent food and service. I recommend the burrito famoso and the fajitas and of course a margarita to wash it all down. Prices are great value for money.

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nj
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176 reviews 176 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We'd just visited the Pacific Pinball Museum and wanted some dinner before returning to our hotel. We wandered down the street, saw Otaez and decided to give it a try. The food was fantastic and very reasonably priced. Decor was pleasant, service was great, overall 'perfecto'. We especially enjoyed the guacamole and tamales. Hubby loved the rice and chips--worth a... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

OK... ran into some luck... Hard to find good Mexican food in the bay area for some reason, I don't know why. But I stumbled upon this place and boy was I glad I did. First off, it was happy hour so the prices were right. I didn't order off the happy hour menu because I was really hungry. I... More 

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Alameda, Ca
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Went for lunch. Sat in the bar, took forever to get order taken....even longer to get the food served. Not sure what the problem was but I was served and was almost finished by the time my husbands food came. He ordered the pastor torts...said it tasted horrible. Too many other good mexican restaurants in town. Will not be going... More 

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San Francisco
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258 reviews 258 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I was impressed. When Otaez first opened a few years ago i tried it out and wasn't happy. They've improved 500%. Enchilada with grilled chicken was cooked perfectly and the chicken -- all white meat and grilled (ask specifically for grilled chicken) -- was perfect. Kid ordered rice and bean burrito. It was good but cold have been hotter. Chips... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

After reading some of the other reviews, I wasn't sure about making a reservation, but I am glad that I did. I found the food to be good and the service good as well. The food is more authentic Mexican food, not tex-mex style. I love both Mexican and tex-mex food and this is good authentic Mexican; not a Chi-Chi's... More 

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Alameda, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

The food is good and fast, great bar,huge indoor dining area, outdoor patio and they have a wonderful Sunday champagne brunch.

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Additional Information about Otaez Restaurant

Address: 1619 Webster Street, Alameda, CA 94501-2133
Phone Number: 510-521-9090
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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