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El Toro - CLOSED

Devizes Road, Swindon, England
+44 1793 485066
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (54 reviews)
“chorizo” (17 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Devizes Road, Swindon, England
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1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Place is small and slightly cramped, sat on the ground floor by the back door, people kept leaving the door open and it was freezing and annoying! Food was pricey but lovely and tasty. All the staff were great.

Thank Moff1892
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner with my wife here & food has been brilliant as usual, I had the steak with chimichurri sauce which was really good & also had some of my wife's tapas which again were great! Would always recommend this restaurant.

Thank mattn332341
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Have now been to this restaurant twice. We recently had a colleagues leaving meal here and we had the set Tapas menu and it was excellent. Service was great too. All of our party enjoyed the evening.

Thank Terry A
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Food poor, service poor, drinks expensive, chef rude and uncaring. One to avoid. First visit to El Toro and last. Everything about this place is not good. I didn't enjoy one aspect of this restaurant.

7  Thank Gary W
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Firstly I've never been here, went with some girlfriends on a recommendation. . . It's a tiny slim restaurant with a maximum of 20 seats downstairs, it's a bit squishy but this doesn't stop the food being fantastic. . We were greeted by the restaurant...More

1  Thank Denise G
Reviewed October 26, 2016

The 3 mmain reasons why this restaurant is really disappointing: 1) The chef stands outside the front door all evening smoking. This dooesn't give a great impression of cleanliness or seem inviting! 2) The drinks are really overpriced and they are being very deceptive on...More

7  Thank kraftykaz1
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Simply the best Tapas restaurant in Swindon - cannot understand why this gorgeous little restaurant isn't packed to the rafters every night

1  Thank feefee2137
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We went here on a Saturday night at 7:00pm after booking the table earlier. It is a small and cosy restaurant with upstairs and downstairs seating. We sat downstairs and we think that was the better seating as my wife commented on the noise from...More

Thank russ999rocket
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We went to celebrate a family birthday last night. Although the restaurant is not large the atmosphere is great. We were welcomed by the head waitress ,who I think is the proprietress.We were shown to our table, not the best table in the restaurant, but...More

1  Thank Don H
Reviewed October 6, 2016

We booked the upstairs room for a family 70th birthday and the group (of 28pp) had the Spanish sharing platter. The food was delicious, the selection was excellent adn the dished just kept on coming. The staff couldn't have been more helpful both on the...More

Thank Kate T
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Devizes Road, Swindon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 485066
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