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Taqueria Los Pericos

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101 Pelton Center Way, San Leandro, CA 94577-4815
510-352-7667
Today
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Our Favorite Burritos Anywhere!

This is by far our favorite burrito/taco/tortas place anywhere, especially in the Bay Area. Better than any place in Berkeley or Oakland. We cook Mexican so we know this food well. It's the only place we will go to that we are sure will not disappoint. Every member of our family feels this way. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
Buddahtravels
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san francisco
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san francisco
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is by far our favorite burrito/taco/tortas place anywhere, especially in the Bay Area. Better than any place in Berkeley or Oakland. We cook Mexican so we know this food well. It's the only place we will go to that we are sure will not disappoint. Every member of our family feels this way. The meats are all fresh and... More 

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Kevin_M_J
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place is always busy and I always believe it's a pretty good sign if the folks of that culture are eating there. Everything is made fresh, right in front of you..even their juices. I usually only eat burritos, tacos, quesadillas, etc. This is definitely my "go-to" restaurant for Mexican cuisine. The fact that it is very close to where... More 

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Berkeley, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Taqueria Los Pericos is a Mexican restaurant located in downtown San Leandro, not far from Davis Street. San Leandro is noted for having a number of "old school" shopping malls, such as Pelton Center (location of Taqueria Los Pericos), Palma Plaza (also on East 14th Street), and the Marina Mart shopping center located at the intersection Marina and Doolittle. Thus,... More 

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San Leandro, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have been eating here for 13 years and have never been disappointed. Fresh Made Chips and Salsa of many hues. Authentic Mexican Soups, Tortas and the best Burrito and Tacos for miles around. Eat in or take out and you will not be disappointed. I have introduced many people to this place and everyone likes it. They have a... More 

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Houston, Texas
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129 reviews 129 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I've been here a couple of times when visiting family. They have a good variety of food to choose from. They have a salsa bar which is neat because you get to choose from a big variety of salsas and whole peppers. The food is always good and they prepare it very fast. This is a perfect place to get... More 

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San Francisco, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Me and friends dined here yesterday to watch the Brasil v Germany World Cup game. Food was yummy and affordable. Free refills on fountain drinks helps especially since it felt like the AC was broken! VERY warm in the restaurant. Nice outdoor seating area.

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San Leandro, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Always made it to the San Leandro Marina place. Good view, nice staff, good food, colours and music. Went many times with friends or family.

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

It's been around here for a while. It has been really excellent and delicious for me and wife. We go here at least once a week! Make sure you go to the SMALLER Los Pericos on East 14th....their food is prepped in a smaller kitchen and has the BEST menudo on Saturdays and Sundays....ALL Tripa....no hominy. It's the Sunday stop... More 

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California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

My friends eat here almost daily - try the breakfast burrito for an early-day start. The staff is friendly and they are generous with chips and their salsa bar. Food is solid and authentic. California is a great place to find Mexican cuisine! I enjoyed their tacos and burritos and the orchata is not bad either.

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Dallas, Texas
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376 reviews 376 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Much better than a chain restaurant - offers a lot of tasty choices for very reasonable prices. You would not find this place unless you are looking for it or taken there by someone in the know. Surprisingly they offer several vegetarian options and of course lots of normal mexican food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 101 Pelton Center Way, San Leandro, CA 94577-4815
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Leandro
  • Phone Number: 510-352-7667

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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