At this point, it’s hardly news to point out that local restaurants have had a hard time adjusting to the new reality of shuttered dining rooms and takeout-only service. For the East Bay’s vast network of excellent, mostly immigrant-run taquerias and taco trucks, however, in many ways not that much has changed: A taco truck is, for the most part, a takeout-only operation by its very nature. And tacos are a wonderfully portable food — though. to be fair, you may be tempted scarf them down in the car, while the fillings and tortillas are still nice and hot. It’s no wonder, then, that the vast majority of the East Bay’s best taco spots have remained open for takeout throughout the coronavirus crisis. Some have tweaked their hours a little bit. Some are doing delivery or online ordering for the first time.
One thing’s for sure: A taco (or five) from any of these 20 great East Bay taquerias and taco trucks that are open for takeout is sure to bring a bit of much-needed happiness to your day.Read More