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Los Molcajetes Mexican Restaurant

22154 Redwood Rd, Castro Valley, CA 94546-7108
510-733-5133
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Ranked #23 of 82 Restaurants in Castro Valley
Cuisines: Mexican
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English first
Castro Valley, California, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Los Molcajetes is one of my local favorites for Mexican food. The chips and salsa are fresh as are the ingredients in their food. This is not your upscale restaurant but more of the "Mom and Pop" Mexican restaurants which is why I like it so much. The service is consistently good and the kitchen is well run. The guacamole... More

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Hayward, California, Usa
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We like the food and how it is presented. The service is always attentive and the atmosphere is good.

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Returned recently --to mostly good meal, well-made. Was told that the "caldos" (soups) were especially good on this cold January evening, I went for the caldo de pollo (chicken soup). Ordered a small for $6.25, served with rice, condiments (serrano peppers, lime slices, onions). Was pretty good, though it needed more cilantro and well, rich chicken flavor that La Pinata/La... More

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Castro Valley, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Decent food and okay portion sizes. My one complaint is about the rice. They put frozen mixed vegetables in the rice and I don't like it. Salsa is good, though usually not spicy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012 via mobile

Me and wife and 5 month baby whent had lunch there Food was exellent and service too. The only problem that I seen a ghost inside. she was a blonde lady sitting in the corner table It was scarry but guess its not the fist time it happens.

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Fort Lauderdale
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2008

My friend and I ate at Los Molcajetes for the first time this evening. Upon walking in the door we saw the the wide variety of Mexian beers and sodas in their display cases. We were promply invited to sit where we wanted, and a waiter quickly dropped by to give us menus and get us started with something to... More

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Additional Information about Los Molcajetes Mexican Restaurant

Address: 22154 Redwood Rd, Castro Valley, CA 94546-7108
Phone Number: 510-733-5133
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Castro Valley
Cuisine: Mexican

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