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el Toro

#245 of 1,160 Restaurants in Sheffield
Certificate of Excellence
Spanish, Tapas
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129 Newbould Lane | Broomhill, Sheffield S10 2PL, England
0114 266 6956
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Today
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely

Loved the random selection of things on the menu, made it a bit more interesting than the standard tapas everywhere, good food, lovely staff

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Sarah B
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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English first
Matlock, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Pros: nice darjeeling tea, comfortable enough surroundings, good prices (£3.85 for an 'eat in' sandwich), nice range of sandwiches (quince jam- yum). Cons: service a little terse, no milk provided with the tea until requested, large joint of meat open to the air (more than a little unnerving) and the sandwich was ill-conceived. The bread was crusty, but gave the... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

3 small scallops hidden amongst the salad for £6.50, omelette was good but not one other memorable dish -all bland. Whitebait was returned minus one which seemed to have been soaked in fat and refried.The most disappointing tapas we've had in Sheffield considering the very good reviews. Service was friendly but bill of £70 for 2 adults and 2 children... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Loved the random selection of things on the menu, made it a bit more interesting than the standard tapas everywhere, good food, lovely staff

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Sweet little restaurant. The food is delicious and the atmosphere friendly. Staff are pleasant. Highly recommend.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Cake and coffes are excellent here as are some of the pork dishes....Been here a quite few times now for lunches the tapas dishes are a little to big for the real tapas but a bit small for an english lunch meal. We have mixed dishes between us but it never gets that loads of little tasters feel. It often... More 

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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Came in for breakfast, the lady who served us (short blondey brown hair) was very accommodating and lovely to our large group and made us breakfasts that were really yummy! Also hot drinks to die for! Better to support your local businesses than go to costa or a chain! They have lovely home made cakes too which I really enjoyed.... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Only popped in for a coffee but it was a great cup. So glad we chose to go here over Costa over the road. Tapas looked nice and the restaurant was very busy. Has been years since I last ate here but I'm keen to try it out again soon.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were very disappointed after reading excellent reviews. The food was not hot, it was very expensive the smallest tapas portions, the chicken wings were the smallest I've ever seen and it was £80 for four people who were starving. Nice desserts, nice place and friendly staff. Good sangria but too expensive for poor food.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We had a lovely dinner at El Toro and must have sampled nearly every tapas dish on the menu, all of which were excellent. The staff were very helpful and we especially liked the Spanish Waitress. El Toro is excellent value for money and has a great atmosphere as well as great food. We will definitely be returning. Note that... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by this little place. Lovely little dishes are available and the service is great despite the fact that only one waitress was working. My girlfriend and I were made to feel very welcome. We will definitely be back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 129 Newbould Lane | Broomhill, Sheffield S10 2PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: 0114 266 6956

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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