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7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
+1 419-841-7523
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible19%
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“nachos” (8 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Been going here for years enjoy most things, except the salsa, it isn’t good at all and has gotten worse over the years they should find a better vendor.

Thank Chris U
Valerie m, Public Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thanks for your honest review Chris - we will take your comments into future consideration.

Reviewed May 12, 2018

We love to go here even though it is usually packed all of the time. They are accommodating no matter how busy they are, the staff and the customers are always nice. The Margarita is very tasty but I love the super nachos with beef...More

Thank Judy D
Valerie m, Public Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thanks so very much Judy for your glowing review...We appreciate you!

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

This is the worst Mexican food I've ever had at a restaurant. My cheese enchiladas tasted like a block of Velveeta, the beans had NO flavor and the "Mexican rice" wasn't fully cooked. Ps. Mexican rice isn't red. My margarita (although tiny) was the highlight...More

1  Thank P. F
Valerie m, Public Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

We are sorry you were unhappy with your food. We have never advertised our food as authentic...it is however procured locally as stated on the home page of our website: https://venturasmexicanrestaurant.com/. We've been in business for over 30 years. Many customers love us so much...More

Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice waiter. The food was delicious. My nachos and the bean dip were excellent! 🌮 Nice atmosphere and busy on a Wednesday evening.

Thank Jodiba71
Valerie m, Public Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review!

Reviewed September 25, 2017

They have a special of the day, that you can get any day of the week. For instance, Monday, may be 3 tacos, beans and rice, Tuesday may be 2 chicken enchiladas, and beans and rice, Wednesday may be 1 bean burrito, 1 beef taco,...More

Thank Sherry C
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you Sherry! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 28, 2017

This has to be one of the worst restaurants for service - ever. 1-1/2 hour wait for dinner, and it was entirely wrong. Had to be sent back. The incompetent waitress got the order wrong ---- or lost. We're not sure. Absolutely deplorable service. Not...More

1  Thank Z6176WVwilliamc
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

We're very sorry William you had such a long wait time and your order was incorrect. We do apologize. We do get very busy, which attests to the fact that we offer great food and good service. We wish you the best.

Reviewed August 28, 2017

There is no better margarita in Toledo !! The Mexican food prepared their is as good as it gets. The chicken wings appetizers are excellent and numerous. Wait time on weekend can be 30 minutes.

Thank Bill D
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you Bill

Reviewed May 29, 2017

Best Tamales with chili, beans, and cheese in North West Ohio. We went Friday at noon so the restaurant and cantina were packed making the service a bit slow but, after all, lunch should be leisurely. The portions are generous. The tamale take home was...More

Thank Zeta883
Management response:Responded May 31, 2017

Thanks so much for your great review!

Reviewed May 26, 2017

Gone there many times. Food and drinks are average. Some days are better or worse than others. Wait time can be ridiculous and not worth it. Margs are very small and can be filled with ice. Staff are nice and atmosphere is pleasant. I only...More

Thank tracy722
Management response:Responded May 31, 2017

It’s very disappointing to receive a comment like this. We've been in business for over 30 years and have repeat customers regularly. We work hard to offer great food and friendly service. We wish you well.

Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

The chips and salsa at the start of the meal were fantastic. There were large groups that came in so it made the service kind of slow. The food came and it was okay at best. Nothing special, but nothing terrible. The drinks were good...More

Thank Michael G
Management response:Responded March 31, 2017

Thanks Michael for your review, we appreciate it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +1 419-841-7523
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Since 1984, Ventura's has been proud to serve the finest Mexican food in the Toledo area. Our relaxing atmosphere makes Ventura's a great place to meet friends or associates Come join as we continue the fine tradition to this day in the very same location with the same family recipes.
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