#1 Cholita Linda Baja Fish Taco
4923 Telegraph Ave
Cholita Linda a relative newcomer to the established taco scene in Oakland. With that said, Cholita Linda has gained one of the more enthusiastic followings around town. This bustling taqueria is on our list this month for their for their Baja Fish tacos. Most evenings you can see a line that runs out of the door waiting for a taste of the flavorful fish tacos. After our first taste there was no wondering why Cholita Linda has become one of Temescal’s most popular food destinations.
#2 El Novillo – Asada Taco
1001 Fruitvale Avenue
Located in the parking lot of Guadalajara restaurant, Tacos El Novillo is one of those trucks that is well known around town for all the right reasons. Novillo makes our list at number 2 this month for their asada tacos. Well seasoned cuts of meat on two corn tortillas topped with onions, cilantro, and salsa roja. Nothing innovative here, just really good tacos made by experienced taquerios.
#3 El Torero -Carnitas Taco
5801 International Blvd
El Torero is an unassuming taqueria on the corner of 58th and International Blvd. This family-run taqueria is pumping out some great tacos! They make our list for their carnitas taco. Well-cooked, not too greasy carnitas topped with onions, cilantro, salsa roja, and queso. Flavorful fillings and a friendly staff make this taqueria stand out. All food is made to order, so grab a seat, snack on some chips and salsa, and enjoy this hidden gem.
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