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El Toreo

3790 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-4904
+1 352-694-1401
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (17 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“margarita's” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
3790 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-4904
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband loves Mexican food and I thought the shrub that had been cut to look like a bull was pretty cool, so we stopped here. The food was excellent, but not many vegetarian options. I had the cheese quesadilla-not bad but just cheese on...More

Thank sparky221
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is about the worst "Mexican" food I have ever had. I had the mole poblano chicken enchiladas, not expecting authentic Mexican or even western USA quality, but was quite disappointed to say the least. The mole was too sweet and chocolaty, and bland. The...More

Thank eclecticeater363
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch one day and had a wonderful server and great food. Really good tacos, salsa, chips, guac. Will be going back again.

Thank Curlyqmom
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I hate to say it but we had a waitress that 1st off, never told us it was happy hour so we paid more for drinks and never shared any specials with us. She had no smile until my son-in-law asked her "Could you smile...More

Thank DannaCrawford
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I have been a frequent visitor since they opened on the blvd. After moving to the other side of town, I started to become a frequent guest of their 200 location. One guy has won us over for the past 13 years at this resturaunt....More

Thank Pamela P
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Looking for "something" different for dinner and google showed El Toreo. We gave it a try and was not disappointed!! Fantastic food, great portions and excellent wait staff!!! Never needed to ask for anything!! A definite go to place when in the area!!!!

Thank SWest2594
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Stopped in late after a long workday. I was promptly greeted and seated. The server was very friendly. The margarita was fantastic and not weak. I ordered the carnitas which were some of the best I have had. This was my first time there and...More

Thank ArtieQL
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Outside seating so we could bring our dog, and there was plenty of shade. Food was very good and the staff was attentive. I would go back.

Thank aolsenfl
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here in our way home from vacation with my family. The food was delicious! The portion sizes were generous as well! Salsa was fresh and had a good "kick" to eat. There were absolutely no complaints. Our server was attentive and very nice! Will...More

Thank Kdmcook
Reviewed 28 May 2017

My sister and I were excited to have some good Mexican food. This restaurant was close to the hotel, and was the WORST Mexican food I have ever eaten. The House Sangria was watered down to the point of no taste. The Taco Salad had...More

Thank lindagarriz
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Questions & Answers
13 August 2017|
Response from landscaperjohn62 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Guests that live in Ocala are the only ones that will know that. Good luck.
13 August 2017|
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Response from ShotLugeKirk | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I am not sure. not from the area.
8 June 2016|
Response from Alex Q |
I'm so sorry this slipped by us. Yes we offer gluten free items. We don't have a menu, but do offer.. nachos, assortment of tacos on corn tortillas.. a few more. Quesadillas made with corn instead of flour
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3790 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, FL 34470-4904
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-694-1401
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