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The Black Toro

79 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
+61 3 9561 9696
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (38 reviews)
“taco” (12 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
79 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was amazing, we had at least 8 different dishes & they were all fantastic, highly recommended, friendly staff, what more could you ask for!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank edilollo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been a few times during the week service was good This time came on a Saturday for 6.15pm seating, asked to leave at 7.45 After main was served and cleared wasn’t even offered dessert, when we asked for dessert waiter said there was no time...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tle1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our son here for his birthday as he had heard great things about this restaurant. First of all there was only 7 of us and they made us have the chef's choice banquet. I loath having banquets, I totally understand when there is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was OK and reasonably authentic to its Spanish/South American roots. We were very disappointed that because of two service seatings, we were told quite bluntly that we could not order desert. Don't get me wrong- I understand when restauruants need to have two...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank philipbF7542BH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for our sons birthday and the service and food were excellent. The kitchen went out of its way to accommodate our sons dietary requirements. Our waiter was very attentive to all our needs.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank travelMcs
Reviewed 1 November 2018

I think the biggest surprise was that my friend and I could actually hear each other speak! Don't get me wrong, I love a bit of background music but usually these days the music is blaring and you can't hear anything anyone is saying. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lizs15
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Found this place Saturday night on TripAdvisor. Was very busy, fortunate to be able to get a table outside under the heaters. Shared tapas corncob, pulled pork tacos, soft crab tacos, delicious. Service was great, peach sangria scrumptious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Annette A
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Visited The Black Toro with my family for a Belated birthday dinner! The restaurant is a little cramped (enough for me to repeatedly get flicked on the back of the head by the lady behind me who kept adjusting her scarf!), but it is cute!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank jacquianderson83
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Before I came here I told my wife I was going to a Mexican/Spanish restaurant in an area blessed with Asian restaurants. She told me that means the Asian places are where I should go...I didn’t listen and I’m glad I didn’t. In amongst the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank enzoc136
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I have heard the food was good but don’t know. Early sitting had to be out early for the 8 30 sitting. Nice entrees but at 7 45 told that there was not enough time for mains!!! Had to leave but was offered our second...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Philip R
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fully licensed, great place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Monash  >  Glen Waverley
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9561 9696
  • E-mail
- Modern Hispanic restaurant and bar in Glen Waverley serving innovative food using quality ingredients - Takes Reservations and Walk-Ins - Great for Groups and Special Occasions with waiter service - Catering - Outdoor Seating
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