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El Luchador

#284 of 1,623 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
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Konradstrasse 69, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
+41 44 271 72 00
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17:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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Liberec, Czech Republic
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127 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had dinner there with my US/Mexican friend. Have to admit that after few years I had decent mexican food. Have to admit that I had to adjust the guacomale with salsa a bit, nevertheless love the place. Will come back again for sure.

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Thank Czexican
Zurich, Switzerland
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138 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We went into the restaurant hoping to find fajitas but they don't have it in their menu. The menu is a little bit limited in this sense. We have taken tacos and quesadillas, all were good. One was really far too spicy, even for me that I love spicy. The restaurant is small, simple, maybe to dark. Service is ok,... More 

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Thank Oscar_Zur77
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Its a relatively small cosy establishment with a lively atmosphere and friendly staff. The tacos were good alongside the condiments - portion was just right for us but might be small for bigger eaters. It can get quite packed but people seem to come and go pretty rapidly so we had no problem getting a table on a Saturday night.

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Thank BunnyL25
Tampere, Finland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I have visited as couple of times while in Zurich on business. The atmosphere is lively and quite loud from table conversations of people having a good time. The guacamole dip is fantastic. I recommend the dip, a couple of tacos and a margarita or two. Both times I visited the place was full; last time I had to sit... More 

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Thank Mike S
Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Great atmosphere and good location. Nice Margaritas. The tacos meat tacos were ok. The vegi tacos were not good at all - basically filled with heated frozen vegetables. Menu is very limited.

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Thank pyledutoit
Zurich
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117 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The tacos here are great. They have a selection of different kinds. The tacos are small but you get some sauces to add. It is pricey, a plate with 6 tacos costs you 36. If you don't mind the price you will be happy.

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Thank nebjosh
Zürich, Schweiz
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Tacos flavoring is really excellent. They also have Mexican beers. I'm no Mexican but I've been to Mexico a few times. I was there with Mexican friends and they agree: excellent tacos. Service was a little bit slow.

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Thank leoensuiza
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47 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had walked past this place a few times & it always seems busy, so decided to give it a go! The food was hot, tasty and authentic. We loved the guacamole, quesadilla and their 'Mexican burger'. Great chocolate cake! Our server was sincerely nice, even though we spoke mostly English. Affordable dinner overall! Outside seating available as well. Will definitely... More 

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Thank Tdot90
Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Friendly atmosphere, food fine, good service, and very good drinks.overall a nice experience for a couple , family or group.

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Thank Rod N
Zurich, Switzerland
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75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I hate the typical titles like " best XXX in Zürich" but at least I can said that the tacos taste similar than in Mexico, and I love it. Guacamole it is also nice and I love the non-flavor-added-nachos, something difficult to find in Europe. The atmosphere is nice, noisy and the staff friendly. Cons: I found the michelada so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Konradstrasse 69, Zurich 8005, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 271 72 00

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