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$$ - $$$Mexican,
7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
+1 419-841-7523
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
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“nachos” (7 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice waiter. The food was delicious. My nachos and the bean dip were excellent! 🌮 Nice atmosphere and busy on a Wednesday evening.

Thank Jodiba71
Valerie m, Public Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review!

Reviewed 25 September 2017

They have a special of the day, that you can get any day of the week. For instance, Monday, may be 3 tacos, beans and rice, Tuesday may be 2 chicken enchiladas, and beans and rice, Wednesday may be 1 bean burrito, 1 beef taco,...More

Thank Sherry C
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you Sherry! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 August 2017

This has to be one of the worst restaurants for service - ever. 1-1/2 hour wait for dinner, and it was entirely wrong. Had to be sent back. The incompetent waitress got the order wrong ---- or lost. We're not sure. Absolutely deplorable service. Not...More

Thank Z6176WVwilliamc
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

We're very sorry William you had such a long wait time and your order was incorrect. We do apologize. We do get very busy, which attests to the fact that we offer great food and good service. We wish you the best.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

There is no better margarita in Toledo !! The Mexican food prepared their is as good as it gets. The chicken wings appetizers are excellent and numerous. Wait time on weekend can be 30 minutes.

Thank Bill D
Valerie m, Guest Relations Manager at Ventura's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you Bill

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Best Tamales with chili, beans, and cheese in North West Ohio. We went Friday at noon so the restaurant and cantina were packed making the service a bit slow but, after all, lunch should be leisurely. The portions are generous. The tamale take home was...More

Thank Zeta883
Management response:Responded 31 May 2017

Thanks so much for your great review!

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Gone there many times. Food and drinks are average. Some days are better or worse than others. Wait time can be ridiculous and not worth it. Margs are very small and can be filled with ice. Staff are nice and atmosphere is pleasant. I only...More

Thank tracy722
Management response:Responded 31 May 2017

It’s very disappointing to receive a comment like this. We've been in business for over 30 years and have repeat customers regularly. We work hard to offer great food and friendly service. We wish you well.

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The chips and salsa at the start of the meal were fantastic. There were large groups that came in so it made the service kind of slow. The food came and it was okay at best. Nothing special, but nothing terrible. The drinks were good...More

Thank Michael G
Management response:Responded 31 March 2017

Thanks Michael for your review, we appreciate it

Reviewed 2 March 2017

The past two times I was here I didn't think I was going back. This time however was huge improvement! We actually had a table in the bar area. On top of that they have waitress service in the bar. Finally! (At least that I've...More

Thank kathybruceToledo
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you Kathy for not only giving Ventura's another try, but also for your lovely review!

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Arrived at Ventura's early for a business meeting that lasted into the night. The Raz Eye Margaritas are great and the beers are cold. Our waitress was very nice and accommodating. All the food and appetizers we order were delicious. We will be...More

Thank Gradwohl28
Management response:Responded 3 March 2017

Thank you Gradwohl!

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Foursome for a pre-holiday dinner. We were a but disappointed in the amount of lettuce/salad that accompanied the super all beef burritos. The amount on each plate was barely enough to fit on a teaspoon. Not sure if the kitchen was running low on lettuce...More

1  Thank Paul T
Management response:Responded 15 June 2017

HI Paul - did you happen to speak to a manager about this? We would have been happy to remedy the situation.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7742 W Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43617-1606
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +1 419-841-7523
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Since 1984, Ventura's has been proud to serve the finest Mexican food in the Toledo area. Our relaxing atmosphere makes Ventura's a great place to meet friends or associates Come join as we continue the fine tradition to this day in the very same location with the same family recipes.
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