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La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant

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2444 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2321
+1 510-848-2588
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Govandi, Mumbai
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

Here I ate tlacoyo, made of fresh blue masa for the first time. I assume it was freshly made, since it took 45 minutes to arrive, and we came to the restaurant on a Sunday at 1pm, well within lunchtime. Because we were getting hungry we appetized on way too many complimentary corn chips and complimentary salsa. As a result... More 

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Berkeley, California
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Reviewed 22 August 2011

My husband and I were regular customers of La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant for the fifty years it was in business. About six months ago the restaurant was sold. It was closed briefly and then reopened with a new name - Remy's. During the closure, the restaurant was redecorated - certainly an improvement in the ambiance - and a bar added.... More 

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Bangor, Maine
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Reviewed 25 October 2010

I must first declare an interest: I began eating at La Fiesta in 1963 (when it was at the corner of Telegraph and Dwight) and ate there at least once a week during my six years of graduate school. For me, it was simply the way good Mexican food was supposed to be; and when I then relocated to Maine,... More 

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Reviewed 4 July 2009

Best Chips and Salsa, great agave wine margaritas.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 14 February 2009

Smallish neighborhood Mexican restaurant on Telegraph Ave, just celebrating 50 years -- opened Feb. 1959. Great enchiladas but disappointing chile relleno (all coating and tiny pepper). The best Mexican restaurant I found in 4 days of hunting Berkeley's haunts. Would go back !

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Reviewed 1 September 2008

great place to meet up with friends and stay for a while... great tamales!

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Reviewed 24 June 2008

Really good food. Fun atmosphere.

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Reviewed 16 May 2008

Grilled Burritos!

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Reviewed 16 March 2008

eeeuuuuwwwww. scary.

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Reviewed 27 November 2007

Great mexican food and good hang out place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican
Restaurant features
Delivery
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2444 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2321
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-848-2588

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