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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 - 2019 Winner
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Best mexican food & drinks
1. Best mexican food & drinks
" From margarita to fajitas I taste the really Mexican food!"
Da
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2. Satisfied customers !
2. Satisfied customers !
" Very good food, very fast service, good prices and great atmosphere."
Unknown user
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3. Out of the box !
3. Out of the box !
"This is the place if you wish for a good, dirty Margarita!"
MichelinSquirrel
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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All reviews fajitas guacamole chilli con carne beef mexican food great atmosphere big portions nice place food is excellent margarita music botanas sombrero mixto latino waiter romania
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The place is close of centrum area ,the inside design is very nice with positive colors also the personal is very very kind and so welcome (alex) ..keep going

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank razvan p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought we had reservation we had to wait to get a table cause they forgot to write it down. Nice terrace and atmosphere, good food. The service was quite slow due to lack of personnel.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 257mirelap
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, beautiful atmosphere, excelent service (from Alex). The food they recommended us (chicken fajita) was indeed very good and i would also like to praise their raspberry mojito.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 344vlada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alex is the best! The place is fantastic and the food is very very good ! Was a great experience and for sure we will come back soon! 🔝🔝🔝

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank andreealisam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best time ever, I love this place. I come here all the time. It takes me to Mexico! I enjoy the food, drinks and the live music. It is a very nice and worm experience and it really relax me to be here. I recommend...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Mihaela N
Reviewed September 17, 2019

We came here because we're from San Diego and needed a bit of Mexican food! This El Torito is just like the chain of El Torito's back home. We visited around 9 and it was absolutely full. They had to have people wait outside for...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank kristenoeser
Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

We had dinner here and, as always, the food was delicious and the service very good. This time we had Botanas mixtas and habanero sauce (which is very spicey and goes along well with the dishes). Botanas is a good choice because you have the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Ioana_2312
Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

While on our fabulous Historic Walking Tour of Bucharest with our guide Alina, we walked past El Torito, Restaurante Mexicano. As we are native Texans, we attempt to find a plate of nachos in every country we visit. Sometimes successful, sometimes not. We headed back...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Piper58
Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

I’m a big lover of Mexican food so was really keen to try Mexican in Bucharest. The food was awesome and the service very good. When I got back to my hotel I realised I’d left my bag behind. A quick phone call confirmed the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Flybywire320
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Gives a good vibe of the Mexican culture and kitchen, if you are used to the taste. Easy to reach from the city center. Has covered terrace.

Date of visit: September 2019
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