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El Torito Mexican Grill

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
5995 Katella Ave, Cypress, CA 90630-5010
+1 714-761-8155
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“corn cakes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:30 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
5995 Katella Ave, Cypress, CA 90630-5010
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

If you want authentic Mexican food in Cypress this is the only restaurant to visit. I love the Spinach enchiladas. On Taco nights served in the bar, there is a fresh food grill prepared lovingly by very friendly people. This is the best value if...More

Thank 123marissa
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I always fill up in chips and salsa and can never finish my cheese enchiladas so end up with lunch for tomorrow! Hey, it’s a win-win! And the corn cake, omg, who doesn’t love that little corner of love on your plate? Then some flan...More

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Had a Friday afternoon appointment in Los Alamitos, afterward thought we'd have an early dinner. If was about 5:00 pm. Went into El Torito, hardly anyone there, so we thought great, we'll get seated right away. WRONG! The hostess took our name, we sat down,...More

Thank Mike b
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Walked from hotel which was convenient. Had several choices and figured why not Mexican. Monday’s all you can eat fajitas for under $20. Day at the bar and was served chips and salsa immediately. Ask for the hot salsa which was offered it’s great and...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

The food is very good. Maybe because it was taco Tuesday it was a little too noisy. The fajita combo of steak and shrimp was very tasty and filling. Service was friendly and helpful. Wasn't real busy. The music and bar noise made it too...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 11 January 2018

nice spread for a quick lunch 13$.. Sign up and you will get good incentives. Buy1 get 1, free meal on your bday, etc.

Thank friendlyplacetostay
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Came to this restaurant because it was close to my hotel (Courtyard). On my way there I walked past several fast food restaurants, a couple of which looked like they might be worth a try. When I arrived I took a menu (hostess was helping...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This was my second time at this restaurant The ambiance is cool and casual The food is mediocre The 1st time I ordered fish tacos the second time was the sampler appetizer platter which is enough for 3 people easily My cousin ordered a burger...More

Thank Faith C
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Great place for lunch ,Brunch or dinner!!! Excellent prices. Great location to a lot of businesses, especially for visitors in town for a few days or even for family events.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This El Torito is located conveniently close to the Courtyard Marriott where we were staying for 4 nights. We went to dinner here the first night, the food was tasty and plentiful, and the service was quick and friendly. So good, we walked back over...More

Thank GLowPetaluma
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Response from Michelle G | Reviewed this property |
Oh gosh, my word circling guess that they would have no trouble accommodating a party of that size. I would recommend calling them and making reservations so that they can accommodate their staffing for your party so that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5995 Katella Ave, Cypress, CA 90630-5010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Cypress
  • Phone Number: +1 714-761-8155
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