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Otaez Mexican Restaurant

3872 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 536-0909
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Ranked #307 of 1,070 Restaurants in Oakland
Cuisines: Mexican
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- Nov 5, 2012
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English first
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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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
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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