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Viva El Toro Mexican Restaurant

3443 Macon Rd, Ste A, Columbus, GA 31907-2584
706-507-9868
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Ranked #233 of 478 Restaurants in Columbus
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Buffet
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Buffet
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  • English first
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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

First of all, the service was terrible. The young girl was extremely rude and when we asked if there would be more food added to the buffet, she said it was almost over and no there wouldn't be (it was 2 pm, it ended at 3 pm and all the food was cold and stale.) The flan was completely burnt,... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Great food, atmosphere and drinks! Great price too! If you like Mexican food-def the place to go! Has drink specials on Wed night and lunch buffet! Right off interstate! Great location- middle of everything!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

The food was excellent!!!! The servers were extremely nice, polite and always had a smile and very help full when my son did not know what to get because he never had authentic Mexican food... He fell in love with it!!!! And wants to move next door... As a bonus it was fairly inexpensive for a family of four with... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

That title should tell you all! Went in around six to pick up a menu - staff attentive, few people in at that time. Went in about an hour later - few customers in, but much less attentive staff. "Can't sit there it's closed". Menu given and drinks order taken - nothing, nothing and more nothing! Two wait staff shared... More

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Columbus, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This was my third time going there and will be the last one as well. The service was horrible even with the restaurant 90% empty. Their service needs lots and lots of improvement as well the food. Either too much salt or spices on their dishes. It took a long time to get the food out, some items were requested... More

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Columbus, Georgia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

This was my 3rd visit, and while the food & margaritas are still good, the service needs improvement, and there is now a bug problem that needs to be addressed immediately. Roaches on the floor, and other bugs on the wall are unacceptable... if I see this again, I will no longer eat there. Our server needs to speak and... More

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Columbus, Georgia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. The staff were fast and friendly- they worked hard to make our group's dinner a good experience. They also have a terrific special on margaritas, so I'll definitely eat there again!

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LaGrange, Ga
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Maybe it's me but seems as though all the Mexican restaurants taste the same - not even good Tex-Mex let alone authentic Mexican.

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Brooklyn, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012 via mobile

Went here because of the high ratings on TA. Sat for 5 minutes before being greeted by a flustered server who had 3 tables max. He forgot that I ordered a margarita & another lady ended up getting me one 15 minutes later. He couldn't remember if he took our entree order even though our menus were still on the... More

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Punta Cana Excellence
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

we were a party of 7 for lunch. the buffet was pretty emptied when we first got up to use it. they were in no rush to refill anything.

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