We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Torito Mexican Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican,
477 E Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035-5411
+1 408-946-8012
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“lunch buffet” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
477 E Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035-5411
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (42)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 22 October 2017

We came here for a group lunch and the lunch buffet was easy, quick and had quite a few choices. One section was self serve and the other, the soft taco station, had a worker dishing out the chicken or beef. I would not say...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Hungry after a long flight. Stopped hear, good food, service, very americanized mex food. Ask for hotter sauce, med hot, street tacos were good. Happy hour til closing. My wife had the fajita salad, loved it.

Thank Edward V
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We where staying the weekend in Santa Clara. We used to go to this restaurant back when they where located in Santa Clara so we decided to drive to Milpitas since the service and food was good. Completely disappointed, one the server wasn't didn't write...More

Thank Elia_D_Orozco
Reviewed 28 June 2017

He didn't write down the order when he took it. 2. He brought an extra plate that nobody order. 3. He brought my daughters order after everyone is done eating. 4. His not wearing aname tag so I need to ask his name. Manager didn't...More

Thank tinylady88
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My friend and I had lunch and discovered the lunch buffet. The waitress was very friendly and explained all of the options available including the lunch buffet. The buffet price was $11.99 excluding drinks and most of the menu items were much higher so we...More

Thank 2butterfly
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My husband and I used to go to the El Torito in Santa Clara - until it closed. We came here on a Thursday evening around 6:00 pm. Chips were stale - though salsa was good. We ordered fajitas. The steak was incredible chewy and...More

Thank wildflower1966
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We went for dinner and drinks last week with some colleagues. We had lots of Margarita, some starters and enchiladas & fajitas. We were very happy with the quality of food and service of Carlos. The decor is very colorful and catchy. Recommended for a...More

Thank vickyrr
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went for dinner, service was quick, friendly and prompt. Table Salsa is tasty with a little kick, chips are nice. I ordered one of the big combos, Tamale, Chile Relleno, crispy taco and enchilada, rice and beans. Super tasty but way too much food. They...More

Thank 62Vetteman
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

In a hurry, stopped to remember the Mexican food flavor....prompt service and music not too loud....we enjoyed the Carne asada and a traditional margaritas...

Thank Nikita Q
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Food was okay. Decent vegetarian items. The tableside guacamole and cheese enchiladas were okay. Nothing special.

Thank MihirMeghani
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
LA Milpa Mexican Restaurant
51 reviews
.46 km away
Giorgio's Italian Food & Pizza
72 reviews
.26 km away
Mikonos Grill
31 reviews
.41 km away
IHOP
32 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Great Mall
351 reviews
1.94 km away
Ed Levin County Park
33 reviews
4.75 km away
Big Dog Vineyards
14 reviews
5.72 km away
Shirdi Sai Center
12 reviews
2.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Torito Mexican Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 477 E Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035-5411
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Milpitas
  • Phone Number: +1 408-946-8012
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing