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El Toreo Far West

44205 10th Street N, Lancaster, CA 93534
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Ranked #62 of 200 Restaurants in Lancaster
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Mar 29, 2013
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English first
Quartz Hill, California, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Food is ok, but the service is hit or miss. It doesn't matter if they are busy or slow you are ALWAYS waiting for food, the bill. I wouldn't say it's the best Mexican food in town, but far far from the worst. Staff is friendly, and they offer hamburgers and fries for kids, big plus.

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Lancaster, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

This family owned restaraunt has done so well they are a mini-chain now, with 5 or 6 El Toreo restaraunts! The food was quite inexpensive, yet delicious. Family atmosphere, great margherita, yummy chips and salsa, and very friendly service.

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Austin, Texas, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

This is the holy grail of chips and salsa to me. Also the the standard by which I measure all tacos and all others have fallen short so far. My last meal request, if I had my choice would be their hard shell shredded beef tacos with lots of their salsa and chips. The first place I stop when I... More

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Lancaster, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

I have been a fan of El Toreo since it was on Sierra Highway when I was a kid. The food (including the salsa) is fantastic, and the atmosphere is enjoyable.

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212 reviews 212 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Restaurant was fairly clean. The service was prompt. The burritos were hugh. However, the food was just average. Nothing special.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2008

A little too far west. As good as east, north, south, west, and etc.

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