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El Toro Guero

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Avenida Centenario, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
+52 624 130 7818
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Portland, Oregon, United States
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great service, fun atmosphere, excellent food selection makes this a place one wants to return to time and again. The waiter upsold both of main dishes, but it was worth it (we both used to wait tables in College so expect that from staff). I had the Shrimp Al La Diabla...upsold to be wrapped in bacon and stuffed with Cheese... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

By far the best seafood restaurant in San Jose or even Cabo. We ordered a ceramic pig of seafood (dont remember what its called). Menu says it feeds 4...BS!!!...It'll feed 6 all day long. Ceveiche was outstanding, Margaritas were awesome and everything only set us back $100. What a deal!!!

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Thank John U
Calgary
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went with a group of new friends our last day. Staff are very accommodating and will make whatever platter you want. We wanted a lobster tail each plus garlic and coconut shrimp. We had a huge platter along with rice, beans, etc. Prices are reasonable and everything was fantastic (coconut shrimp was sooo good)!! This is a busy restaurant... More 

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New Jersey
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Our concierge recommended this as a place where the locals go for seafood. Very casual, very busy but no problem getting a table. The menu is large, and the food was well prepared and excellent. It tasted fresh, and the portions were generous. The margaritas were decent, but not outstanding. The service was okay, but the waiters are more about... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are from Colorado so the first thing we did was seek out a seafood restaurant. We were only in San Jose for 3 nights and ended up eating here two of them. The first night I had the garlic shrimp , my husband had the stuffed shrimp and we ordered the marlin empanadas (we thought it was an appetizer... More 

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Thank Michellegi68
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at house in Punta Buena and ate dinner at El Toro twice. We were able to drive golf cart from house to restaurant which made this a very convenient location. I had the tuna appetizer which was very fresh and delicious. Main was the Argentinian steak which was wrapped in bacon. It was also very good and prepared perfectly.... More 

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Long Beach
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Authentic! This is not your average touristy spot. Great service and great Agua Chili. Shrimp in the dinners was very fresh, but a bit on the salty side.

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Thank surfandturfLongBeach
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If we find one out of the way place with great food and good prices we feel like we hit the jackpot. We found this gem again on trip advisor. We had the carnival of seafood. It stuffed four folks and we didn't find one thing to complain about. Then, after dinner and drinks, our check came out to $25... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

El restaurante amplio y ventilado, excelente servicio los que atienden son muy amables y simpáticos. La comida fresca y deliciosa, los platillos vienen muy bien servidos. 100% recomendado! The restaurant is spacious and well ventilated, the service is excellent, the people who serves is nice and funny. The food is fresh and delicious, the dishes are well served and vast.... More 

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Escanaba, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us ate there and all ordered a different shrimp dinner to share. They were all awesome. Stuffed shrimp, was our favorite, then shrimp skewers, coconut shrimp and almond shrimp were also good. The guacamole was awesome also. Great value all four of us with a couple beers was only $54.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Centenario, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 130 7818

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?