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La Calaca Loca Taqueria

5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
510-601-8226
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Ranked #335 of 1,065 restaurants in Oakland
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Sep 14, 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Oakland, CA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

This is an easy in and out meal for me when I am hungry and don't have the energy to go home and cook and clean. These are some of my favorite vegetarian tacos - simple with shredded cabbage, pinto beans, pico de gallo and a nice healthy dollop of very fresh, tasty quacamole. They used to make a butternut... More

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SF Bay Area
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84 reviews 84 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

La Calaca is not going to serve you massive portions of cheap food. What they do serve is great, honest-to-goodness LARD-based flour tortillas. If you have only experienced the rubbery, elasticized oil-based tortilla used everywhere in CA, you might have a healthy heart but your tastebuds have never had the wonderful, buttery-tasting, flaky goodness of a true old-fashioned tortilla. Best... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2008

There food tastes very fresh. There salads are good. Chips are homemade.

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