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La Calaca Loca Taqueria

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5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
510-601-8226
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9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love the tacos - generous on the guacamole

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 14, 2012
mimi_bird
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Oakland, CA
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Oakland, CA
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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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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: 510-601-8226

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?