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El Toro Mexican Restaurant

616 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-4962
+1 281-471-2505
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
616 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-4962
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful staff. From the time you entry to when you leave, the service by far is superior to all others. They have a manager that can bus a twenty person table bye herself before the settings are required. Great food and a wonderful bar. I...More

Thank 173rdtheherdfoun2016
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback and for being a regular guest. We take pride in every meal we provide and attention to detail in every...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Took employees to this place on our way to a football game. They paid for theirselves since I was driving at their request. A hard bunch to please and did they ever. I purchased appetizer's a wide range and the different selection of entre's this...More

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jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take pride in every meal we provide and attention to detail in every guest we serve. Our mission statement...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My folks came for a visit and we decided to go to lunch. It was SO loud, we could not have s conversation. There was a large party a few tables over and they acted as though they were the only people in the restaurant....More

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jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take pride in every meal we provide and attention to detail in every guest we serve. We will inform the...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Love El Toro. We prob go there too much if that's such a thing. The chips and salsa are delish! Stuffed avocado is my favorite dish. Staff is always friendly and quick.More

Thank bperes
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. Never too many times when it comes to great Mexican Food. The Stuffed Avocado is an excellent choice. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a small restaurant in downtown La Porte. It is not very fancy but it was good. Stopped in after leaving an event at Sylvan Beach and enjoyed it.More

Thank Revkev93
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take pride in every meal we provide and attention to detail in every guest we serve. We want to...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This is an ordinary looking place on Main Street. Inside it is a standard Mexican place. What is not ordinary is the quality of the food. The food was very good and there were specials that you would not expect to see in the normal...More

Thank JerseyMJR
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take pride in every meal we provide and attention to detail in every guest we serve. We want to...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite hidden spots! Their table side guacamole is the best. Other favorite dishes include the baja tacos (both fish and shrimp) the fajitas, the black beans, seafood enchiladas. The shrimp and mango salad, Santa Fe Caesar salad and ceviche are great if...More

Thank mariagsanchez1
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. Every one of the menu options you mentioned are fantastic! Thank you for providing such great observations on menu choices....More

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Went there this month. Haven't been in a while. Really awesome food and margaritas on the rocks. Had the El presidente couldn't finish it. Way too much food. Very awesome staff and servers. Highly recommended for everyone.More

Thank Billy D
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. We are glad that you decided to visit us again. We missed you! I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We will always provide only high quality...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

This place does not look like much action but inside they serve good food at affordable to high prices, place is clean but bathroom was not very clean, food was hot and delicious and customer service was very good, recommended.More

Thank bryanmantezoni
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We will always provide only high quality to our guests. We work very hard at providing the best meals possible,...More

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

When you think of a sleepy looking building sitting in the middle of a full parking lot, your mouth waters. I have never been to this place that it was not busy - even in mid afternoon. From a full bar to a full menu...More

Thank Ronald M
jdmayes, Guest Relations Manager at El Toro Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to El Toro and thank you for your continued patronage. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We will always provide only high quality to our guests. We work very...More

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173rdtheherdfoun2016
8 November 2017|
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Response from jdmayes | Property representative |
Thank you for your questions and statements. We have a great happy hour because you are there. Thank you for your loyalty. We try and provide great mini bites at an affordable price so that our guests can come in and have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 18
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 W Main St, La Porte, TX 77571-4962
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  La Porte
  • Phone Number: +1 281-471-2505
  • E-mail
Description
This is a local favorite since the early 1960's. Not only attracting the locals but many from surrounding cities as well. A favorite destination for vacationers for dine in, pick up, or drop off caterings. We start with the freshest of ingredients, provide excellent service, and it is our goal to exceed our guests expectations. We have a variety of menu choices from traditional Tex-Mex, American, Seafood, Steaks, and Hamburgers. Come in and find out why we are always the best choice in the surrounding areas. We look forward to serving you.
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