We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Toro Loco

$
Mexican
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2311 Gallia Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4762
Improve this listing
Add hours for Toro Loco and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 33 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Really Good Mexican Food

These folks seem to take pride in what they prepare for their customers. I've never been served anything here except top quality and delicious food. The atmosphere is great too!!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2015
Anteeks2u
,
Portsmouth, Ohio
Add Photo Write a Review

33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Duluth, Minnesota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We had delicious food and drinks. Took a bit to get service and drinks, however, once it was noticed we had better service the rest of the adventure!

Helpful?
1 Thank Jessb1111
Portsmouth, Ohio
Level Contributor
23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

These folks seem to take pride in what they prepare for their customers. I've never been served anything here except top quality and delicious food. The atmosphere is great too!!!!

Helpful?
Thank Anteeks2u
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Staff is friendly, food is delicious and comes out super fast. Definitely better than the Wheelersburg toro loco, also.

Helpful?
Thank Jade C
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We go to Toro Loco about 2 times a month. The service is fast and prices are good. They also have a full service bar. We've never had a bad meal or service.

Helpful?
Thank stacimhall
Portsmouth, Ohio
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The food is really good Mexican cuisine. The atmosphere is awesomely friendly. It is like dining with very good friends and family because the staff is so personable. Great restaurant!

Helpful?
Thank 583danal
Portsmouth, Ohio
Level Contributor
66 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We have been to Toro Loco many times since it open several years ago. The quality of the food and service is always excellent. Plan on going on the 3rd Thursday of the month for the band with live music.

Helpful?
Thank mgampp
Southeast Kentucky
Level Contributor
119 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My wife and I ate here twice over a weekend visit. The food was a little pricier than similar restaurants we've been in, but the food and service were excellent. We wouldn't hesitate to come back when we're in town. You can tell the food and service must be consistently good because it was very crowded both times we ate... More 

Helpful?
Thank OdysseyMoon
Sparta
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Best place in town. We eat there 4-5 times a month. I recommend it over any other!! I've never been disappointed!!

Helpful?
Thank Heath H
Portsmouth, Ohio, United States
Level Contributor
112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

We are regulars at Toro Loco and have NEVER been disappointed. The prices are quite reasonable, and the food quality consistently good and in ample portions. The service is simply second to none in Portsmouth. The friendly staff never lets you reach the bottom of your beverage cup or lets you run out of chips or salsa. Service at lunch... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steven R
Portsmouth, Ohio
Level Contributor
84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I go to Toro Loco in Portsmouth a couple of times a month for the past few years and have never been let down. The service is always prompt and the food is always very good! The atmosphere is always festiv and the restaurant is always crowded. Can't go wrong if you want good Mexican food.

Helpful?
Thank Del D

Travelers who viewed Toro Loco also viewed

 

Been to Toro Loco? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2311 Gallia Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4762
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Portsmouth

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Toro Loco staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?