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El Torito Restaurant - CLOSED

27510 The Old Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1040
+1 661-254-2994
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Jul 18, 2016
“CLOSED 7/18/16”
Apr 8, 2016
“About Average ~ Okay”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27510 The Old Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1040
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed July 18, 2016

Just read in the local paper that this location has closed :( I have lived in Santa Clarita for 17 years and this was our go to mexican restaurant. It will be missed.

Thank italrish37
Reviewed April 8, 2016

I went alone on a weeknight. It was storming out and I was hungry. After being seated the server was nowhere to be seen for a really l-o-n-g t-i-m-e. I was about to get up and go someplace else when there she was. I place...More

1  Thank Danny_OI812
Reviewed March 30, 2016

With a group of teenagers (17) we were seated quickly, had wonderful service, and the food was great (other than the fried ice cream: rolled in corn flakes instead of properly done)

Thank rjr1012
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

My husband & I were disappointed with the food. I guess we will have to go to another mexican place to eat. I know when the food is just not authentic in the cooking. Frozen food and dry. The tamale was all masa, the enchilada...More

Thank californiadelia
Reviewed September 7, 2015

We have eaten here before but this time we felt like we were thrown into a corner booth although there were plenty of other tables. Our visit was about 9 pm, so they weren't busy. We sat there for a good 10 minutes before we...More

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We've been going to this El Torito for around 20 years. It's very close to 6-flags Magic Mountain which is a plus if you need a bite, an air conditioned environment and quick service, after a long day at the park. However this location is...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed May 26, 2015

Food was good, service was pretty good. I was suffering from a headache and we had a lot of traffic down in LA, so this stop helped fortify us for the rest of the trip home. Fairly relaxing atmosphere.

Thank ustravelermom
Reviewed May 1, 2015

great location right outside magic mountain and and next to the freeway, food is average el torito and is consistent

Thank Brent E
Reviewed April 24, 2015

live in the Midwest now and always have to have my CA Mexican Food fix when visiting here. Someone the food called Mexican in the Midwest is much different than the Baja Mex here in CA

Thank gjsanddvs
Reviewed April 22, 2015

This place has potential since it is located near Magic Mountain and the Interstate 5 freeway. There is lots of room inside the restaurant. However the food is just average. There was too much dressing on the Mexican Caesar salad and the chips and salsa...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:30 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27510 The Old Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1040
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clarita
  • Phone Number: +1 661-254-2994
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