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The 10 Best Taco Places in Berkeley

Updated: March 13, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Berkeley’s top restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we assessed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Compare ratings, reviews, prices and hours easily by scrolling down and checking out our top 10 list.

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Taqueria Monte Cristo

Mexican · $3 avg. price for 2 tacos
Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Gordito Amigos

Mexican
Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Cholita Linda

Latin · $4 avg. price for 2 tacos
Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Rico Rico Taco

Mexican · $4 avg. price for 2 tacos
Oakland, Lakeshore
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

La Grana Fish

Mexican
Oakland, Fruitvale Station
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Taqueria Sinaloa

Mexican · $9 avg. main dish
Oakland, Rancho San Antonio
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Tacos Sinaloa

Mexican
Oakland, Hawthorne
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Tacos Las Palmas

Mexican
Richmond, Coronado
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 5.0

Taco Coma

Mexican
Oakland, Coliseum Industrial
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Xingones

Mexican
Oakland, Old City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28738 restaurants, and 1899 lists and articles from top sources like Eater and Hoodline. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Eater - 22 Destination-Worthy Tacos in the East Bay, Hoodline - The 5 best spots to score tacos in Oakland and Eater - The 7 Top Tacos in Fruitvale. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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