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$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
251 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10019-6701
+1 212-581-1818
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (460 reviews)
“tacos” (306 reviews)
“churros” (61 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
251 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10019-6701
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Reviewed yesterday

Vibrant dinner spot. We had reservations for a pre-broadway dinner. We arrived 30 minutes before our reservation to have a pre-dinner cocktail, there was limited space at the bar to stand and have a drink. They were late seating us but they were able to...More

Thank ljohns27
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came across this place by accident and we're glad we did! Fantastic food and a lively atmosphere. Much better than the outside of the restaurant would suggest.

Thank LisaR631
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great Mexican place a few blocks north of Times Square. We didn't have reservations on a Saturday night, but was able to sit and eat at the bar. We ordered the freshly made guac as a starter and it did not disappoint. We each ordered...More

Thank MrsLyons0420
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us had dinner at Toloache before seeing Wicked at the Gershwin theater. The restaurant could not be any closer to the theater, so was ideally situated. When to make a reservation in the morning and noted that none were available between 5:15 and...More

Thank Hunter747
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw the good reviews and was craving Mexican food, so I came here for dinner by myself. I sat at the bar, which was my biggest mistake. Despite sitting in front of the bartender, the service could not have been worse. As more customers...More

Thank Edward D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant did not disappoint. Our hotel recommended it, so we took a walk down the street. Without a reservation we totally overlooked and ended up somewhere else that night. I immediately made a reservation for the next night and we walked right in to...More

Thank Laughing04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch after reading some of the reviews and this restaurant definitely exceeded our expectations. The service was fantastic, the margaritas were incredible, and the food was to die for! Even my daughter who is a picky eater raved about the flavors....More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the area and decided to drop in for dinner with no reservation. We were directed to the small bar while a table got freed. We each ordered a different cocktail (La Tropical and Oro Blanco) which were amazing.You must settle the bar...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and older daughter went to Toloache bistro after a show Friday night and had a great dinner! Only a short wait of about 15 minutes at 9pm, hostess promptly took us to upstairs table. We had one taco special of filet mignonette and...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was amazing! Some of the best Mexican I have ever had. The staff was very friendly. I will definitely go back if I'm ever in NYC again.

Thank Eric and Tiffan... F
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Questions & Answers
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Mairead K | Reviewed this property |
Its not very casual but I can’t imagine that they have a dress policy.
April 14, 2018|
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Response from bushbulldog | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I would add guacamole. Very good.
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Raymond R | Reviewed this property |
They have a rib eye and carne asada (and menu is online). We didn't try either - but if they are equivalent in quality to their other dishes - I think you will be happy. Don't let the comments about "packing people in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$41 - $80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10019-6701
    (Between Broadway and 8th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Take the C or E Trains to 50th St.; the 1 Train to 50th St.; and the N, R, or W Trains to 49th St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-581-1818
  • E-mail
Toloache is an upscale Mexican Bistro by Chef Julian Medina. The menu boasts traditional dishes with exquisite culinary twists, must try's include guacamole, tacos and entrees like the Costilla de Res. The bar prides itself in offering over 300 different tequilas and mezcales, as well as, re-imagined takes on the classic margarita and other cocktails all made with fresh ingredients.
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