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El Torito

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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118 W Hospitality Ln, San Bernardino, CA 92408
+1 909-381-2316
09:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Florence, Oregon
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was ok, not great. Service was better than average. Prices are pretty much typical for a chain restaurant. All in all not bad. Would go again when we are in the area.

Thank Van P
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Always a great place to eat, good food, quick service and the best chile relleno that I have ever eaten. The corn dish is lovely and worth the trip for some good food.

Thank trevorrohm
Grand Terrace
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Went for happy hour. There were about 3 other tables with people. Took about 10 minutes to be waited on. The Margs were ok. We ordered the skewers. The chicken wasn't too bad, she shrimp over cooked. The beef was so tough I spit it out after chewing the hell out of it. The server never came back. It took... More 

Thank Shawn S
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Recently.. went to the buy one get one lunch special, big mistake! Gross chips, watery beans, crunchy hard rice! Half done enchiladas.. I was told that's how they prepare food. Asked for a manager, even bigger mistake...manager told my Co-worker and I that we always come and complain, we never go often she had us confused. She judged us off... More 

Thank Lakisha S
Highland, California
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150 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Nice menu and great food. The service is good. We enjoy the food bar, reasonably priced and lots of food.

Thank Dave E
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64 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Chicken was tough and chewy. And chips tasted stale. But rest was good. Service was great. Rest of food was good. In my opinion for quality of food. It is over priced. But was by hotel so convenient.

Thank jgerfen12
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122 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

For about $13 you get a nice lunch buffet. Soup, salad, fruit, fresh made tacos, enchiladas, beans, rice, and dessert. At 11:30 it wasn't crowded. Food was fresh and warm. Tasty meat options-pork, beef and chicken. The salsa had a nice flavor and heat. Restroom could have used a good wiped own of the walls and doors. Overall a good... More 

Thank Missmonicab
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I hadn't eaten at El Torito for 20 years since I moved to Arizona. This place didn't disappoint. If your in the area it's an awesome place for Mexican food.

Thank Scott F
Rialto, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

caught them on a buy one get one day for the lunch brunch.. The wait was about 15 minutes but is was right at lunch time for the local workforce. The brunch is a great deal as is but 1/2 price it was fantastic.

Thank Rod C
Loma Linda, California
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149 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

When I have a craving for some good Mexican food this is the place I go. They have great chips and salsa. The table side guacamole is the best. I always enjoy their cheese enchilada. Wednesday's are all you can eat

Thank WB1984

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 W Hospitality Ln, San Bernardino, CA 92408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Bernardino
  • Phone Number: +1 909-381-2316

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?