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El Torito Mexican Restaurant

101 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3016
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Ranked #65 of 317 restaurants in Fullerton
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 18, 2014
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13 reviews from our community

83% Recommend
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English first
So Cal
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

We have gone to the Fullerton location many times and the food has always been very good. However this past weekend, the food didn't make with me. We had the 2 fajitas with 2 magaritas coupon special. The meat was passable, but the kitchen didn't supply any red or green peppers with the fajita as in the past. The meat... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We were visiting my grandparents in fullerton not too long ago and stopped here because my dad likes it. I was actually very good and cheap but there were no thrills so don't be expecting the best Mexican you've ever had.

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Adelaide, SA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The wait staff were very helpful and friendly. Fast service, well priced. FREE corn chips and salsa dip on arrival and take away containers for your leftovers....

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Sandy, Utah
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288 reviews 288 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

The food was good and the service was excellent. I was hungry so the filling meal hit the spot. Prices are a little high compared to other chains and independents. I loved the salsa that came with the chips.;

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Buena Park, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Happy hour madness, margarita's by the glass and steak, chicken or pork hot of the grill. If you haven't gone yet, you have to give them a try.

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Billings, Montana, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Management, food, and service were all great! Our server was very pleasant, service was quick, food was tasty and authentic.

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San Diego, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

My company hold meeting very close by and I have had El Torito cater several of them. It is pick up only but they do a great job packing it all up and adding everything we might need to serve and eat. The management is always very nice and happy for the business which is nice. The food is what... More

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Hicksville, NY
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74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

This was a nice clean very reasonable place to eat! The staff is very nice. We enjoyed it!

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Rancho Cordova, California
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115 reviews 115 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

the menu was a little different from the other El Torito's, and it was very good

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2010

You will want to have Manuel to serve you but all the other servers are good you will finde the food and service great

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