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La Estrellita Cafe & Bar

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446 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94606-2311
510-891-0972
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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

All you have to say is that you have been going to La Estrellita for 40 years. Reasonable prices, attentive servers and good food. Especially the enchiladas verde, chile verde and chile rellenos. They have a good beer selection too.

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Missoula, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Have been going there on my periodic trips to Oakland for years and years; neighborhood mainstay, good food, good drinks, wonderful wait staff.

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Benicia, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

This restaurant sucks!!!!! WITH A CAPITAL SSS. My wife and I always wanted to go here because the place look pretty nice from the outside so tuesday nite we decided to give it a try big mistake. The salsa and chip tasted old we made the mistake of ordering guacamole tasted bitter and old we never leave guacamole this time... More 

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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

You know you are at home when you know the menu by heart. After 25 years, a major remodel and update in decor this is the default Mexican restaurant for me and my sweetie. The fresh chips and two types of salsa appear before you even order. The green enchiladas, chile rellenos, chile verde, chimichungas, taco salads, etc., never disappoint.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2008

Standard, but priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 446 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94606-2311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: 510-891-0972

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?