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El Toro

Groot Schavernek 3, 8911 BW Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
+31 58 215 2029
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
May 22, 2017
“Great Food but need more options for paying”
Apr 23, 2017
“Very good food. Cash or EU Chip cards only; no Visa or MC.”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Grill, Argentinean, South American, Steakhouse, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Groot Schavernek 3, 8911 BW Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Went with three friends for dinner, opted for the tapas tasting menu. Three rounds, cold tapas, hot tapas and meats in the end. Everything was really nice and well prepared. Both the chicken and the ribs in the end was amazing. Very friendly service, and...More

Thank Snorris27
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Nice and delicious, great hospitality, 5 of 5 stars, very good good beef and many other dishes. Loved it!

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I love this place, the food is great, meat so well cooked and service is normally pretty good. The house red wine is also superb. Big portions served up by the friendly owner who also speaks good english (which help). My only moan is you...More

Thank Gezzerboy
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Alright, this one isn't easy. Let me start like this: we wanted to take the Tapas "All you can eat" formula. After a while, we still didn't get any order lists or something alike, so we asked if we could order our food. Seemed that...More

Thank MemiselfandI
Reviewed April 23, 2017

The food and service was excellent. The owner kindly directed me to the nearest ATM so I could get cash to pay for it. I'd come again.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed April 14, 2017

We've enjoyed our diner at El Toro. Food was served by an enthusiastic owner, who told about the ingredients and took pride in his work. He kept our glasses full and was very thoughtful. Food was very good (although I would have prefered even more...More

Thank Gea_8
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Good Spanish restaurant – primarily Tapas. My recommentation is to order different tapas (my estimate three per person) which you can share between your group, and then more if you are still hungry. Good for couples, upstairs also good for groups

Thank Happydutchman
Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

I went there for dinner with coworkers and was totally grossed out. Service is super slow. It took almost 10 minutes to get a menu. I only ordered a salad because I wasn't too hungry. When it came I took one bite and before I...More

Thank Eyez B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $33
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groot Schavernek 3, 8911 BW Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Leeuwarden
  • Phone Number: +31 58 215 2029
  • E-mail
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