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El Toro Mexican Restaurant

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3645 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Suite 102, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2721
+1 251-968-9030
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3645 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Suite 102, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2721
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

Good food, quick, attentive service, great drinks and reasonably priced. Very much like our hometown favorite while at the beach.

Thank cruisinlawn
Reviewed October 17, 2017

There is a group of us that usually meet here to visit and catch up. We love the 99 cent Margaritas on Wednesday nights! Chips and salsa are great and fresh. All food we have had is very good. My personal favorite is #49 Poblanitos,...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Three of us ate there Sunday evening. It was busy but not full. We were seated, got chips and salsa and drink orders taken quickly. I had Carne Asada, wife had quesadilla and Chili Relleno, and son had a combo meal. The service was good,...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We ate here while visiting from out of town. The family and I thought the food was great and the staff were excellent. I would go back if in the area and recommend them to anyone visiting.

Thank NooperDoll
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We were in the mood for Mexican food and El Toro was a terrific choice. We went on a Wednesday which just happened to be $.99 Margaritas night. We were seated promptly and we're served the usual tortilla chips and salsa but we also asked...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

This place is really good. We went early and we're seated right away. The salsa is really good. I had the enchiladas. The chicken was just alright but the cheese one was really good. The queso rocked and the chips were good. Good prices too

Thank boyzonlymom2
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We ordered takeout one evening on the way back to our condo. My wife had the enchilada/taco combo and I had the chili rellenos with a side of queso and chips. The food was excellent, so much so that we returned for more takeout the...More

Thank rbeck59
Reviewed June 20, 2017

This was the best Mexican food my family has ever had. It was authentic and the menu had an amazing variety. The atmosphere was great. Also the music and decorations were fun and upbeat. The food came very quickly and the staff was very friendly...More

Thank Sargal2017
Reviewed June 1, 2017

I have lived in Mexico and most of the dishes are authentic. Nice service. Try the chile rellenos and salsa verde.

Thank wilturn
Reviewed May 24, 2017

The hotel I was staying at recommended this little hidden gem. The service was wonderful and quick. After eating horrible tourist trap food for a few days this restaurant restored my faith in the cuisine of Gulf Shores. Loved the food so much I ate...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3645 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Suite 102, Gulf Shores, AL 36542-2721
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gulf Shores
  • Phone Number: +1 251-968-9030
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