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El Torito

€€ - €€€Mexican,
388 Vintage Park Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1134
+1 650-574-6844
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good47%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
388 Vintage Park Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1134
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 9 February 2018

This place has so much potential but Management needs to up their game to get this place more busy and to serve better food.

Thank Mani M
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Four of us went for lunch on a Monday afternoon. We arrived about 1 PM and it was not very busy so we were seated promptly and our orders were taken. We all ordered various forms of enchiladas. All were OK but not wonderful. I...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We stopped by El Toriito for a late lunch. Most of the business crowd had eaten and were leaving or had already departed. Parking was not an issue. We ordered drinks. I had to have a Mondella Negra. My wife chose her usual white wine....More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We there a few months back and had a bad experience so I went there again last week. Service didn't improve so stay away.

Thank James K
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

It was a over and hour from time got there till we left. It took about 5-8 minutes for someone to come to greet us to be seated. Then took another 15 minutes to get a waiter to greet us for drinks. Food another 30...More

Thank Monique S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

9 times out of 10 the service is just so slow or possibly, non-existent. The bar is always a struggle...I often contemplate hopping behind the bar and mixing my own Margarita out of sheer desperation. This is an average chain, with average food, at best....More

Thank lisolette
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My wife and I have visited this nearby restaurant numerous times over the past two decades, and have never been disappointed in the food. Prices are very reasonable (dinner for $20 or less) and service is usually prompt, efficient and quite helpful in making a...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

A great place for Mexican food. We stopped here, because at other restaurants was a too long waiting period. It definitely was a good choice. Authentic Mexican food in good quality

Thank jsacher
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight. The enchiladas and fajitas were tasty. The table side guacamole was good but not great. The service was slow to start but got better as the meal progressed, perhaps due to a large party ahead of us

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Just spent an hour at El Toritos in Foster City and the drinks were watered down, service was no existence and the place was dirty. STAY AWAY from expensive drinks with no liquor in it and poor service.

Thank James K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 388 Vintage Park Dr, Foster City, CA 94404-1134
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-574-6844
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