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Taqueria LA Familia

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2971 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-1808
+1 510-548-3420
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  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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May 16, 2017
“They remembered the guac this time!”
Sep 12, 2015
“Damn GOOD food!”
11:00 am - 8:30 pmAll hours
Mexican, Fast Food
2971 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-1808
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

This is a small but sharp taqueria that I visit when I see my Berkeley friends. Good food that is well made and ready quickly, really nice staff and an outside seating area for people watching. Go with the green salsa, I would never steer...More

Thank candyvody
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

The food is fresh the cook is right in your face as she cooks it. The cook is mexican which is very important. The salsa verde and the roja are fresh, hot and REALLY delicious. The corn tortillas are fresh and the fresh salsa gives...More

Thank Igor N
Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

You'll find not only the typical tex-mex but also some traditional Mexican food like "chile relleno" and "mole". The service is nice and friendly. Fast enough even when they were busy. For drinks they have the traditional "Aguas Frescas" and Mexican sodas.

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed March 3, 2015

The red sauce in those plastic bottles looks like it's been there a week. But I got them to give me some of the green salsa in a small bowl that looked fresh. The fish tacos are really big and filling and pretty good, with...More

Thank Mel C
Reviewed September 1, 2014

We eat there all the time great service food cooked to order and good prices!! The owners are there mostly and that's when its good.I recommend this place as yum!

Thank kwconch1
Reviewed June 26, 2014

The food is fine. It is reasonably priced. It is fast. They're chill. It's not like Cancun (which I swear has a cult following) or La Mission. It's just good enough to eat when you get home late and have to take the dog out...More

Thank BoldlyGoing
Reviewed April 4, 2014

Close to workplace so decided to give this place a try. Trust me here....they know how to make good Mexican dishes here. Did a lunch and was a little worried when I first entered the place but the experience and the food was very good....More

Thank YankeeOne
Reviewed July 17, 2013

I understand that this sort of thing happens in big cities, and in Berkeley and there's not a lot you can do about it. There's a little sidewalk seating in front of this place - and one table was inhabited by someone who appeared to...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2008

The food is good. Cash only.

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed February 29, 2008

Really good!!!

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Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2971 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-1808
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-548-3420
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