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El Torito - CLOSED

2950 Lakeside Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054-2806
+1 408-727-4426
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good42%
  • Average33%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
26 Jun 2016
“Wonderful Mexican food”
11 Jun 2016
“Always courteous, always friendly”
Restaurant Hours Closed
€€ - €€€
2950 Lakeside Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054-2806
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This restaurant is ideally located and provides a very welcome feeling. A variety of Mexican food is available. Worth a visit by a foodie!

Thank n_nageswari
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Every time we've stopped here, the food has been good and the service has been excellent. The tortilla soup and salad combo is perfect for lunch, but you name it and it's been good. Yes, you can find a lot of Mexican restaurants and chains,...More

Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 9 January 2016

average to above Mexican chain. Large dinning area and good bar. Went for large business dinner. The street tacos where good.

Thank sleepeatdrink
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The food was OK. I know it is a chain but I have had better Mexican at the El Toritos in Southern California. The service was very fast and the orders were delivered quickly.

Thank Suzfun60
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Food was average - typical for this chain. But I give them credit for being able to put together tables and space for a last minute party of 21. Service was fine given the size of the party. But the timing of the food service...More

Thank Shane S
Reviewed 24 August 2015

As with all El Torito's I've ever been to, their food was tasty. I might have visited here on an off day, but the women's bathroom floor was covered with paper products in each of the stalls, there was no toilet tissue in my stall...More

Thank MarriedWidow
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Have worked close by this particular El Torito's for over 2o yrs and have been going here for Lunch and Happy Hour for 20 yrs. In all that time have never eaten dinner here. However the lunch menu and food has always been good, and...More

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Really hungry after our flight into San Jose. This restaurant was the closest to our hotel (The Plaza Suites). My husband had some kind of special combo plate -- he ate every bite along with two long beers. I had fish tacos which were not...More

Thank Janlett
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

I wasn't sure about this place as I had never been exclusively to a Mexican restaurant. Went with beef and chicken. My experience was really good. We took a silent corner and enjoyed our food and drinks. Please is definitely on my revisit list.

Thank prantapkalra
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I kept hearing about this place from my friends who go there for karaoke night on Fridays and their happy hour drinks. So I decided to join them since it was my friend's birthday celebration. I brought a cake and asked our waitress to store...More

1  Thank hrdabster
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2950 Lakeside Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054-2806
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-727-4426
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