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El Toro Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
+1 952-496-9080
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have really enjoyed our visits over the past year. We love sitting at the bar and watching the hard working crew. Their margaritas are outstanding. Food is superb and fast, maybe a bit too fast. The only negative is the older...More

Thank Twinsguy
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Tried this restaurant while travelling on business. The restaurant is in a nice location, but the interior was a little dark. The service was excellent, but the food was lacking in flavor. I had chicken fajitas and recall the meat was a bit bland and...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 18 November 2017

I would give 5, stars ,the food is excellent, however the server could not seem to get the order right 3 times. I asked for salsa Verde 3 times and he said ya i will get it, after 10 minutes I had to go in...More

Thank gil b
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Has a very ample menu. I had the chile relleno and enchilada and was huge, it came with beans and rice. Too filling and very good. Highly recommend it.

Thank Patricia J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is where the locals go to satisfy the Mexican food craving. A basket of complimentary chips and salsa shows up at the table quickly after being seated. Chip basket refills are free, a nice touch. A huge range of choices on the menu. I...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Visited with my husband and three sons while in Chanhassen to see Paisley Park. Service, food, and drinks here were all good. Generous servings and the medium margarita is like a fishbowl!

Thank KathleenRO
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We went today because we wanted to sit outdoors. The patio is nondescript, but it worked just fine. We ordered tacos and fajitas, and the proportions were quite generous. The food was delicious, the service friendly, and we will definitely go back. And yes, the...More

Thank Melody L
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I come here about once a month. The food is authentic and service has been excellent for the most part. Margaritas have been wonderful as well as the chips, salsa and ranchero sauce. The bar area could use some upgrading and the...More

Thank Twinsguy
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Portions were good and salsa was good but food might be cooked for the local taste and was bland for Mexican food. The soups, chicken enchilada and black bean soups main seasoning seemed ot be salt, lots of salt.

Thank Kurt I
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Variety of options are available, My personal favorite is Beef and Chicken Fajitas. Special Salsa is awesome.

Thank Pandithan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Shakopee
  • Phone Number: +1 952-496-9080
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