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El Torito Mexican Grill

) #34 of 187 Restaurants in La Mesa €€ - €€€ Mexican
5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
+1 619-698-7405
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
€€ - €€€
5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I sit at the bar when I just want to go in for a little bit, have an adult beverage, don't want to be too crowded...it's nice. service is good most times.

Thank wfmradio
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Loved our drinks! The platter of fajitas came with endless sides but so much food that we didn't ask for seconds of anything other than drinks. We even had left overs! Great service too.

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We go here sometimes when we are craving Mexican food. They have lots of variety and the restaurant and staff is nice. It a good place for a group to meet. I'd give their food a "C" rating. Their sauces taste like they came out...More

Thank GetAwayGma
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great food, good service and pleasant atmosphere. Fresh, crispy chips and tasty salsa were brought to our table right after we were seated. The menu has a huge selection, including a couple of good vegetarian options. The Veggie Fajitas and the Carnitas Plate were both...More

Thank 2Weevils
Reviewed 2 November 2016

They are not what they used to be. This was our very favorite place to eat. The salsa is still fabulous, and of course their Ceaser Salad but it has gone downhill. The menu is expensive, servings small and not as good as they once...More

Thank Mootheart
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Usually the service is pretty good, with the exception of a couple of times wherein the server did not offer or refresh my beverage and it took forever to get our check. The food is pretty good, with decent prices, and even better when they...More

Thank Suzie L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The surroundings are pleasant -- there is the bar-side with sports on TV and a dining side that is larger and a bit quieter. I have been here quite a few times because I know that I will always have (at least) a satisfactory meal...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 24 May 2016

the food was great staff friendly, the prices are awesome and the location is great...clean bathrooms, big portions,

Thank wespino
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This place is great for their Cadillac margaritas. Smooth when they add the Grand Marnier on the side. Easy to drink. Expensive though. Food is decent. The fajitas are delish. Can't go wrong with them..My one gripe is service. sometimes they are too slow or...More

Thank Kat_919
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We like going to this restaurant for many different occasions, from just two of us or four of us to bringing our entire family from out of town along. We've been going to this location for many years now, but this review is from the...More

Thank danielandluci
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-698-7405
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