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LA Pinata

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904 Rose St, Hayward, CA 94541-2632
510-538-9967
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10:00 am - 3:00 am
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delicious and easy Take-out foods!

Was very surprised to enjoy authentic and delicious Mexican food on our visit to the East Bay. We had a dog on our trip so we decided to order take out and eat at a relatives home. I had the tacos, rice and beans, but the chile rellenos looked really good. Great hole in the wall find!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2016
Famluv2travel
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Huntington Beach, California
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Huntington Beach, California
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159 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Was very surprised to enjoy authentic and delicious Mexican food on our visit to the East Bay. We had a dog on our trip so we decided to order take out and eat at a relatives home. I had the tacos, rice and beans, but the chile rellenos looked really good. Great hole in the wall find!

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Thank Famluv2travel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Consistently real good food. The staff are very friendly and the service is quick. I love this place because it taste good all the time.

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Thank Machead1964
Miami Beach, Florida
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84 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Visiting family in Hayward and they took me here - proverbial hole in the wall which also does a HUGE take-out business (always a good sign!). Total bill was $60 including tax. We all had platters, taco, burrito, etc., but I saw several "regulars" who had huge bowls of soup in front of them, so that's what I will order... More 

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Thank Marty M
Castro Valley, California
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

This is the best. Chile relleno, enchiladas, soups, tamales, burittos and much more. Small but personal. Family friendly. In my opinion food is the best of all La pinatas. If you want night life and a bar then go to the San Leandro one. But for food this is number one.

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Thank Jaynee C
Dublin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Food is bloody brilliant here, if you are in town don't miss out on a chance to have THE best Mexican fare there is!!!

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SF Bay Area
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126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My niece brought me here for lunch after she told me that her husband would come here to satisfy his chips and salsa run and that it is one of their go-to Mexican restaurants. I can see why, food was generous and tasty. Yes, before we left, she bought chips and salsa to go. After all of these years that... More 

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Oakland, California
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

This Hayward neighborhood spot offers a colorful atmosphere for a small group or couple to enjoy classic Mexican fare. There parking but maybe a short wait for the limited number of tables available.

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Thank ReillyRN
Big Bear Lake, California
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128 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

While on my last stay in Hayward I did a Google search for Mexican restaurants there. I didn't use Trip Advisor (shame on me), but another site which had glowing reviews for this small (and I do mean small!) Mexican restaurant just off of Mission Blvd. in Hayward. The restaurant only has about ten tables, so plan on getting there... More 

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Central Pennsylvania
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275 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

Look everywhere, and I think that you will agree, La Pinata has the best tortillas out there, anywhere! My they are good. This colorful restaurant was busy, filled with a loyal , local following when we arrived. Still, the service was quick, friendly, and attentive from our waitress Miriam. I really liked the pork tamales that I ordered. The three... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Great enchiladas, fresh tortillas and attentive staff.Salsa is fresh and has a nice bite to it.. Tamales are good too, as is the huge bowl of chicken soup with rice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 904 Rose St, Hayward, CA 94541-2632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: 510-538-9967

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?