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El Toro Bravo Mexican Restaurant

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625 Chestnut drive, Walton, KY
859-493-0222
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11:00 am - 5:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 12
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  • 11
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, Better people

We LOVE El Toro, in Walton! It is very conveniently located to us, so we stop in often. While the food and drinks are always good, the people there are even better. It is a family owned restaurant and they honestly have to be the nicest, most genuine people ever! They are friendly and go out of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
travlingirl13
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Florence, Kentucky
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Florence, Kentucky
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE El Toro, in Walton! It is very conveniently located to us, so we stop in often. While the food and drinks are always good, the people there are even better. It is a family owned restaurant and they honestly have to be the nicest, most genuine people ever! They are friendly and go out of their way to... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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145 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I'm guessing that most people looking at this review will be like I was, traveling on I75 around lunch or dinner time. I was happy we chose it, it was some of the best Mexican I've ever had. Which maybe isn't surprising given that Walton, KY is widely considered the heart of Mex cuisine in the country. Seriously, some of... More 

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Thank Palooka32
Union, Kentucky
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We have been to El Toro Bravo twice now, and both experiences have been excellent. One doe not anticipate a quality dining experience in a strip mall, but El Toro Bravo delights and surprises. The menu is extensive and varied, the service quick and friendly, the portions substantial and the taste of the dishes was a delight. We have not... More 

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Thank Qedavis
Independence, Kentucky
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The offer a full menu of great Tex-Mex food, They are a great place for a quick lunch with over-sized portions, makes it hard to go back to work, Good food and service. Wll be going back again.

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Thank MJ21
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Nice to have good Mexican food in the mid west! Very extensive menu, great service, ample portions and reasonably priced.

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Thank Tom W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing. Im usually kinda scared to go to Mexican restaurants bc spicy food is juss not my thing but as long as u order right, this place is awesome. I had the chicken and rice with the queso on the side and i have to tell u, it was out of this world. It literally melted in... More 

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Texas
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

Very large menu. Plenty to chose from and food was fantastic. Service was average and our server was great. I loved that tulum was all over the place.

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Thank Coni0714
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

El Toro has very good Mexican food and the owners and staff are absolutely top notch. Come to El Toro on any day or night of the week and you will receive friendly service and quality food. Thursday karaoke can be quite interesting as well.

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Thank Talynbach
Bardstown
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Nice, well decorated with very friendly and accommodating staff. It's hard to find unique food in a mexican restaurant in the midwest these days. Can;t say it is truly authentic, but is presented nicely with a very accommodating staff. I wanted just a simple pollo fundido, not on the menu, but they made it anyway! Food was good, hot, selection... More 

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Thank TomBardstown
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We have dined here several times and it is somewhat inconsistent. This last time was excellent. The food was great as well as the service. When it's good it's very good

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 625 Chestnut drive, Walton, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Walton
  • Phone Number: 859-493-0222

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?