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La Calaca Loca Taqueria

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5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
+1 510-601-8226
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good51%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Apr 6, 2017
“Good food, reasonable prices”
Mar 29, 2017
“Breakfast Burritos !”
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11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
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5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
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Reviewed April 6, 2017

Conveniently located in the Temescal area, very friendly service, good food, and very reasonable prices. Bilingual staff.

Thank Graciela A
Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is you average Mexican restaurant in California standards. the food and prices are ok. you can probably get better food and value in better Mexican places in East Oakland. BUT what makes this place special is their breakfast burritos ! its not huge but...More

Thank Barzin20
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I was hungry, had a deadline, and couldn’t find the Ethiopian restaurant that I had eaten at not that long ago. Ah, here’s a taqueria. What could be wrong with that? Taqueria food is always at least edible. Ugh! This was probably the most tasteless...More

Thank hatetoflySFbayArea
Reviewed October 16, 2016

This is a small Mexican restaurant and take out place in Oakland’s thriving Temescal district. It is tucked in behind a pawn shop and a market, so, although its address indicates it is right on Telegraph Ave., it can be a bit hard to find....More

Thank N_skier
Reviewed November 16, 2015

The place isn't visible from Telegraph Ave, so even with GPS, we were a bit confused. We did find it in the shopping area behind the street front businesses. The place is beautifully decorated with pinatas, skeletons, and frogs with musical instruments. There's a good...More

Thank sactokaren
Reviewed September 13, 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...More

Thank mimi_bird
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...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2008

There food tastes very fresh. There salads are good. Chips are homemade.

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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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  • Address: 5199 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1925
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-601-8226
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