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Otaez Mexican Restaurant

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3872 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 536-0909
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent neighborhood Mexican food

I usually frequent Otaez on the weekend nursing a slight hangover and wanting some good Mexican comfort food. Otaez delivers! I love going in the later morning when the families and other bar casualties are there. I usually have the machaca (shredded beef with scrambled eggs, peppers, tomato... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2012
Michael S
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Oakland, California, United States
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Oakland, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I usually frequent Otaez on the weekend nursing a slight hangover and wanting some good Mexican comfort food. Otaez delivers! I love going in the later morning when the families and other bar casualties are there. I usually have the machaca (shredded beef with scrambled eggs, peppers, tomato & onions) and a Negra Modelo. The portions are generous and the... More 

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Meadville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

I love Otaez!! I often come here just for the taqueria side of the restaurant where you can get all kinds of delicious tacos (chicken is my favorite here) as well as papusas (my favorite is the chicharones). And it all will cost you maybe $5. Next door in the sit down restaurant be prepared for very large portions. My... More 

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Oakland, California
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12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

Like this outpost. The food seems more flavorful than their alameda location. They also have a good taqueria. I recommend the lengua and tripe tacos.

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Oakland, California
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2009

Excellent homestyle fare, one of my favorite East Bay Mexican joints. Stellar sopes and tacos, and the refried beans are so savory and tasty, I find myself craving them. Tender, mouth-watering carnitas and spicy al pastor pork. Extensive menu with tons of fresh, reasonably priced mariscos dishes. Also great for weekend desayunos--especially the red chilaquiles, perfect with a Sunday morning... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3872 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: (510) 536-0909

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?