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Toro Toro

1300 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3314
+1 202-682-9500
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“churrasco” (11 reviews)
“tapas” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1300 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3314
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Toro Toro is awesome. It is hands down the best tapas restaurant in DC. The food is amazing. Definitely get the unlimited tapas and if you can, have Dylan as your server. He was the best, was friendly, attentive, made great recommendations and provided exceptional...More

Thank Yvette R
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Yvette, thank you for the wonderful review. I will pass your praises to Dylan. We are very happy to have him. Hopefully see you soon. Igor GM

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easily one of the best tapas restaurants in DC. $69 for bottomless drinks and food. Special thanks Dylan for holding it down and making sure we were taken care of.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for grading us with “ the best tapa” . I am glad that see that you enjoyed our unlimited options. I will pass your praises to Dylan. He will be happy and grateful for sure as we are. Igor GM

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many wonderful options. Every bite delicious. Great margaritas as well as accommodating with wonderful nonalcoholic drink upon request. Daniela was our server, she was amazing, sweet and enthusiastic. We will certainly be back later this week!

Thank Mytchy
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our tapas, margaritas, and service by Daniela. We are looking forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great evening of wonderful tapas chosen by our waiter Dylan for the "endless small plates" option on the menu. They were all delicious, from across the menu. And the dessert was so much fun! Highly recommend this restaurant for the food, and...More

Thank Brenda B
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, Brenda! Our menu was designed to take you on a journey through Latin America by offering flavors from different cuisines, and it sounds like you enjoyed it! On behalf of Dylan and entire Toro Toro team, thank you for the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try Toro Toro because of the great Restaurant Week deal they offered which was $55 for unlimited drinks and tapas. There were 9 in our party and we were seated right away since 5 of us where present. Our server Dylan, came right...More

Thank Krystal C
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Krystal, thank you very much for taking the time to give us this detailed review. We are beyond proud of Dylan for going the extra mile in taking care of our guests. We hope you enjoyed the late night and the dancing in our lounge....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at Toro Toro, the ambiance, decor and food were good. Our server was fantastic! We tried different tapas and the house wine and were delighted by the tastes.

Thank lamorena10
ToroToroDC, Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for choosing Toro Toro when there were so many choices for DC Restaurant Week. I'm very glad we delivered and you had an enjoyable experience. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For me it was the best gastronomic experience I have had in Washington. The service is very good as well. I do recommend.

Thank Daniel_massini
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Daniel thank you for the review. We are looking forward to having you again. Igor GM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we’d been before but decided to go back for restaurant week. Great move. All you can eat for $35. We got to try all the tapas we didn’t try the first time around. Everything was delicious, especially the ceviche and the fish tacos, although we...More

Thank Ajaxtol
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay. Even if I could write something I couldn't add anything. Thank you. Igor GM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for happy hour. Free flowing unlimited food, or food and drinks. Lovely tapas to share. Great selection and awesome service. A bit loud.... Very busy place for a reason!

Thank cindypicard
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Cindy, Thank you for writing the review. Even if I could write something there is nothing more to add. Thank you. Igor GM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being an avid fan of brunch and having tried many a restaurant, this weekend I could Toro Toro is my new brunch place. A bottomless menu for $40, an excellent buffet, and creative drinks. However, the biggest highlight of the entire day was our waiter,...More

Thank parkergriffin95
ToroToroDC, General Manager at Toro Toro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for thanking the time to write the review. I am glad to see that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass your praises to Dylan. I am sure he will be thrilled. We are looking forward to having you again. Igor GM

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EllenandAaron
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Response from mica530 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure your vegan can find something to eat just from the sides (veggies) alone. They had a dish w/quinoa in it that was vegetarian a friend of mine ordered that was good. Ordering a Salad is usually always an option... More
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We saw other diners with children there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$55
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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 - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3314
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-682-9500
Description
Toro Toro offers a twist on the contemporary tapas experience, blending Pan Latin flavors and creative sharing plates. The Acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval has brought his latest concept all the way from Dubai to the nation's capital. Guests can anticipate a spin on South and Central American ingredients and flavors through a variety of hot and cold small plates including arepas, ceviche and savory sweets all meant for sharing. Parties will also be able to enjoy Toro Toro's unlimited tapas experience, with endless eats and the option of free-flowing cocktails. An extensive buffet will take center stage every Saturday and Sunday during the restaurant bottomless brunch.
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