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Los Compadres Mexican Restaurant

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944 C St, Hayward, CA 94541-5123
+1 510-582-1937
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue 11:30 - 15:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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Castro Valley, California
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Small whole in the wall restaurant on C street in Hayward with good food and great prices. Same family has run the place for many years. Servings are average size. We come to this friendly restaurant when we want decent Mexican food at a good price. The employees are attentive and friendly. They give you one small basket of homemade... More 

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Hayward
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We have gone here for the past 50 years. It's always wonderful food, clean and service is exceptional. Way to go Los Compadres!!!

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Lafayette, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you have a craving for a no-frills meal where your salad has thousand island dressing like mom used to make, and the chile releno is cooked perfectly with retried beans and Mexican rice then Los Copadres is the place for you. Add to that chips that are slightly salted and a thin, but spicy salsa plus real jarritos(Mexican soda)... More 

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Hayward, California
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

We started going to Los Comprades 40 + years ago. It used to be a family favorite as our children were growing up. The food was good and it was inexpensive to take a family of five. We haven't been there for quite some time, but if they've kept things the same, it's great quality for pretty good food.

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Thank Californiagirl
San Leandro, California
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

Their salsa with the chips is wonderful. All their main dishes are great, the meat could use a little less salt. But over all you would be hard pressed to find as flavorful a spread as they offer here. They have a waitress that is awesome. Can't remember her name just now, but she never misses a thing, and it's... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2013

Small portions, food was luke warm and generic. Service was spotty and it wasn't even busy. Hadn't been there for years and now I remember why.

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Hayward
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2011

I have been going to Los Compadres for the past 30+ years and in all that time, I have never had a bad meal. They have the BEST chili rellanis and chicken enchiladas in the SF Bay Area bar none. Their sauces are excellent and made daily by Mama! There food is always consistant, never a disappointment to friends and... More 

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Thank Cindy667
South Bay Area
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2009

I've been going to Los Compadres, since it opened when I was a child...we drive from the South Bay Area to go to it still! Chile Verde can't be beat by anyone! Lot's of other great menu choices...all of them delicious, the Hubby's favorite is the Saturday Special Carnitas...so good! Casual dining, the food is incredible, still made with love... More 

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Thank donnasellsre
Castro Valley, California
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2008

Los Compadres has the best mexican food. Our family has been eating there for years. My daughter calls me every week to eat there. They make the best beans, rice, chips & salsa. Our favorites are Chicken Enchiladas, Pork El Pastor, and Shredded Beef Tacos. We have eaten at many mexican restaurants out of the area, not by choice. Always... More 

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Thank Sanra5858
Antelope,Ca.
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2008

Amazing. The family atmosphere and friendly staff makes the restaurant somewhere you keep returning to. In the talkative mood? Ask for Ignacio! The food is divine! Shrimp Camarones and Diegos Bean Dip are my favorites!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 20:00
Saturday
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 944 C St, Hayward, CA 94541-5123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-582-1937

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?