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El Toreo 2

Mexican, Southwestern
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SR 200, Ocala, FL 34474
352.291.2121
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Lakeland, Florida
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263 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dropped in on my way back to Lakeland. Restaurant is very clean and wait staff friendly, well informed, and patient. Their menu is varied and the dips selection is filled with very deliciously seasoned and prepared cheese dip, guacamole dip, bean dip, and their new carne con queso dip. My favorite is their guacamole dip The burrito supreme is best... More 

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Thank June G
Ocala, Florida
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small chain only 3 or 4 restaurants (I think) we have 2 locations in Ocala. Friendly staff, great selection and good food. My favorites are taco salad, fajitas, and Chile Relleno.

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Thank Roger A
Florida
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great. You never leave hungry. Large portions and at a decent price. They have coupons for everyday of the week. I used the weekday after 4 PM coupon which was buy one combination platter get one free.

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Thank bandmgr
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our favorite Mexican restaurant in Ocala is El Toreo . They have excellent specials for lunch and dinner weekdays and on Monday the margaritas are $1.99 and Wednesday .99 cents.

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Thank Joseph S
Orlando, Florida
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93 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Order the chicken as your meat source and you'll be happier than eating the creamed hamburger which had very little flavor. Refried beans are ok but the rice is dry.

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Thank binno1
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No matter how you say it, the food at El Toreo on SR200 is very good. As soon as you are seated, the wait person brings a large bowl of complimentary tortilla chips and salsa (mild, hot or both). Service is prompt and friendly and food is served piping hot. We really enjoyed today's quesadilla lunch special washed down with... More 

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Thank Ronald M
Manchester, Connecticut
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76 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Not even sure where to begin.....this place is the place to go on a Monday night. $1.99 house Margarita's (original or frozen). Heck for $1.99 get one of each. Monday's you can get chicken or beef fajita's for $8.95 or the Chicken/Beef Burrito for $8.95. The portion sizes are large, and the food is flavorful and hot. Each table comes... More 

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Thank Cindi S
India
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

My absolute favorite Mexican restaurant in Ocala....always enjoyed the Speedy Gonzales and all the 99 cents margaritas on Tuesdays for lunch.

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Thank calypsobob2015
FL
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Portions of food were good especially the well-named grande burrito. However the margarita special was very weak drinks which could have been much better. Good was good though.

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Thank August123trip
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

El Toreo is off a busy hwy 75 and 200. You have to access it by going east on the hwy.It is the best Mexican restaurant in Ocala and has been in business for a long time. They have a bar in the middle for single diners and seating for parties on the side. I think it is consistently very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: SR 200, Ocala, FL 34474
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: 352.291.2121

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?