We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

El Loro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1428 Yankee Doodle Rd, Eagan, MN 55121-1801
+1 651-405-8244
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

109 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 106: English reviews
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Level Contributor
23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We have had a El Loro near us for many years ,but suddenly all the tenants where out of the strip mall. There is one in Bloomington and one in Eagan. We have to travel a little farther but the Eagan location has consistently had excellent service and the food is always good. We haven't been to the Bloomington location... More 

Helpful?
Thank greenacers
Saint Louis, Missouri
Level Contributor
848 reviews
397 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I think maybe I caught these guys on a bad night. I came here because it was close to my hotel and had some good ratings. I ordered the chicken chorizo and to be honest, it was very average. The service wasn't the greatest either, it was very hard to get anyone's attention for soda refills. I am not very... More 

Helpful?
Thank rduinc
Winnebago, Minnesota
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The food was out of this wold. Customer service was wonderful and the staff really seem to enjoy their job!

Helpful?
Thank Kelsey E
Level Contributor
335 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Good dinner, had an enchilada and tamale rice and beans. And to wash it down a Pacifico. Not a bad place to eat.

Helpful?
Thank Brian C
Plainfield, United States
Level Contributor
86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The enchiladas did not have much flavor but were ok. I was there for a late lunch and only one other customer there and staff seem disinterested and meal took quite a while.

Helpful?
Thank Edward K
Eagan, Minnesota
Level Contributor
59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The food is good but is pretty much the same as most other Mexican restaurants. Prices are reasonable. The chips and salsa are good. The service is generally good, but servers could be a little more attentive and faster at coming to take your order and bringing you the check. The place is small and has a problem with no... More 

Helpful?
Thank brendaSt_Paul_MN
Eagan, Minnesota
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Best mexican food in the twin cities. Nothing fancy, just great service & great food. Living in the southwest for 30 years, I can say the food is nothing short of authentic mexican food. A GEM to have in the suburbs of Eagan!

Helpful?
Thank NMiller09
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The food selection was great, the margaritas were very good and the service was also good. We got our food fast and it was nice and hot. Great place for a quick sit down meal

Helpful?
Thank David W
Mount Vernon, Indiana
Level Contributor
234 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The food I ordered had red sauce on it and it was very bland. The service was good. The best part of the meal was playing Pokemon at the table, there is a Pokey stop a the restaurant.

Helpful?
Thank Jerry6004
Winona, Minnesota
Level Contributor
99 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to stop here on our way home from a trip up north and I'm glad we did. Service was good and the food was great. Plus it was all reasonably priced. I had one of the best Chili Rellenos I've ever had here. We will Definitely be returning on our future visits to the cities.

Helpful?
Thank Sid_and_Roxy

Been to El Loro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1428 Yankee Doodle Rd, Eagan, MN 55121-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eagan
  • Phone Number: +1 651-405-8244

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of El Loro and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Charlotte, North Carolina

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from El Loro staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?