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€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin, Spanish
800 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2023
+1 919-682-4197
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good28%
  • Average32%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“specials” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
€€ - €€€
800 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2023
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

The food here is pretty darn good. The tortillas are really good. The margarita was industrial style, but definitely drinkable (and this is a college town, I didn't expect craftsmanship). The guacamole was a high spot -- no other vegetables mixed in, it was done...More

Thank Lampshady
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I LOVE THIS PLACE! DO NOT be fooled by others, especially Gonza. Nothing compares around here. The daily food and drink specials are amazing! Everyone there is super kind! This place is authentic! My personal favorite: TUESDAY $9 Burrito that’s literally two regular ones and...More

Thank VDMoutevelis
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Really good drink specials, I would come mainly for the happy hours. The food is typical mexican, delicious and cheesy. not the healthiest but...that's not what you are there for!

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I stopped in this Toreros to eat dinner last night (party of 1). I didn't see the tiny strip of print affixed at the bottom front of the menu advising that this restaurant adds 15% to your bill for "gratuity" (whether you like the service...More

Thank joenc1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I like everything I've had so far and you get good portions! the specials are cheap and good! I don't care for the salsa as it doesn't have enough cilantro, and it doesn't have the least bit of heat so its no good with the...More

Thank iris h
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This little place was. Rdu enjoyable The food was delicious Really no wait at all Our waitress was very friendly and helpful

Thank Izzy1pop
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Torero's is your basic good Mexican restaurant. The food is consistently good and the service is very friendly. They usually have a special on drinks, and all the items on the menu are worth trying.

Thank dunningrb
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Food was just ok, nothing to write home about, But that margarita pitcher was AMAZING- we were drunk by noon LOL! So yummY!

Thank footachic63
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I've been to this location (and others) many times from 2000 to 2016, and the quality has been consistent through all those years. Portions are large, and the food is authentic. Parking can be a little tricky, even though there's a lot a few steps...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The giant drinks were the perfect remedy to the blast furnace feel outside, and they kept getting stronger and stronger! The food was good - basic Mexican fare and worth the price. One of us ordered the rellenjos...three of the biggest chiles ever, and really...More

Thank Booger62
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2023
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-682-4197
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