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Del Toro Mexican Restaurant

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478 1st St SW, Alabaster, AL 35007-9731
205-664-9949
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Alabaster
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife & I have been to Del Toro many times and have never been disappointed in our experience. Always friendly & excellent food.

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Thank Jim N
Alabaster, Alabama
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate there recently and pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. The atmosphere is not the best, but will eat there again.

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Thank Bonnieferg23
Alabaster, Alabama
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

The food here is always good and they have the best cheese dip. The servers are always friendly and the prices are very fair.

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Thank March262015
Alabaster
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I have never tasted better Mexican food anywhere. Service has always been excellent also. Authentic décor too.

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Thank Jim N
Alabaster, Alabama
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The restaurant is not fancy, but the people who work there are friendly and helpful, the food is out of the world, and the prices are very reasonable. We wouldn't think of going to any other Mexican restaurant.

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Thank Susan C
Alabaster, AL.
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

This little place is small, somewhat outdated, but the food is great, the service very good and the atmosphere is warm and cozy. The prices are wonderful....I personally love the Chimichanga and the fajitas for two......well, hope you are hungry!

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Thank Billie N
Calera, Alabama, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Fajitas for two are really good and will feed you for a week. Highly recommend. Doesn't look like much from the outside but this is a great little place.

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Thank Erik M
Pelham
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This place has been there for years and has always been good food for a great price. It's in a little strip mall that is run down but some of the best places are a hole in the wall. And they have the best cheese dip out of any of the Mexican places around.

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Thank KellyJ87
Alabaster, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Somehow or take out order was messed up. I called when I returned home to complain and the female manager on duty spent several minutes telling me how she did not mess up the order and it was not their fault. Not what I was wanting to hear. I asked them what they were willing to do to make me... More 

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Thank TakeOutMess
Alabaster, Alabama
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Del Toro is our favorite Mexican restaurant. Food is good, seems to be freshly cooked. Best chiles rellenos I have had other than in San Antonio. Wait staff is fast and very polite. We are locals and eat there regularly. As CaptainRonn said, "don't let the exterior keep you away".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 478 1st St SW, Alabaster, AL 35007-9731
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Alabaster
  • Phone Number: 205-664-9949

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?