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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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All reviews fajita burrito chilli chips and salsa mexican food hot green chili new mexican slow service service was excellent no alcohol waitstaff torc
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here and love the authentic Mexican food. Restaurant is clean, restrooms are clean and staff is friendly. Menu is typical Mexican/American fare. Delicious shredded beef. Homeade salsa. Wonderful medium hot red sauce. Queso is amazing!

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was decent Mexican food. No other choices opeN really. Good prompt service and all round just good.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

have eaten here many times throughout the years, love dog friendly patio, good service and menu choices not too expensive for a good meal. It was closed this time did not eat there this time.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 22, 2021

Not sure why everyone was bashing this place so horribly, we had a good experience. The staff was very friendly. The food wasn't spectacular but it wasn't bad at all! I had the Buffalo Chicken Tots and hubby had the Shrimp Fajitas. There was no...alcohol but not a big deal at all. The price was right and was walking distance from where we stayed.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed January 3, 2021

Actually we have eaten here twice in November -dinner and breakfast- both times the food has been really great. The enchilada dinner were delicious -watch the green chili sauces -their mild is hot to most first timers lol- really loved the breakfast burrito

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed December 26, 2020 via mobile

Their food was so good that I had meals from there three times during my stay. Carne w/ green chiles, soft beef tacos and breakfast burrito.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed August 3, 2020

Mexican food was quite good. Service was excellent, employees very pleasant and brought our food out to us while waiting on a bench outside.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 21, 2020 via mobile

The breakfast was excellent. The eggs were fluffy. The tortilla was fresh. The service was good. The waitress wore gloves but not a mask.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed February 29, 2020

We ended up here by default, it seemed no other restaurants in town were open. It took quite a while to get menus and even longer to get our order taken. We were brought chips and salsa long before our drinks arrived to help wash...them down. After a very long wait, one of the two meals brought to us was incorrect. By the time my burger got there my friend was finished eating. In all fairness my friend said his burrito plate was good and the burger and fries I finally got were pretty good too, but not good enough to make up for the horrible service.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 21, 2020

El Faro is obviously one of the "go to" places in TorC for lunch. It was very busy with several large tables and not near enough kitchen or wait staff. The place was really slammed. That said, the food is better than average New Mexican,...with decent salsa and delicious green chili. Portions are large and prices reasonable. Off-street parking is available and free.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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