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El Torito Mexican Grill

5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
+1 619-698-7405
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“fast service” (2 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere. especially bar area with TV's for sports. Extensive menu. Great for Sunday Brunch! Very reasonably priced.

Thank Eugene A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in for Lunch on a Sunday recently not knowing about their Sunday Brunch. We are not much for 'all you can eat' but we had already waited for a table a while so what the heck. There was lots of food options and...More

Thank CentralValleyMom
Reviewed 7 September 2017

OK, not only is lunch buffet totally yummy, but lunch menu is fabulous!! Being vegan, they cater to our needs...the spinach enchiladas are to go back time and again for!! Mercy!! The staff is awesome, very fast service!! Great for by yourself or the whole...More

Thank justus2737
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Gilberto is awesome! He waited on 10 people in a group but allowed separate tickets. He was fun and a good server.

Thank Mindy R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant has been a favorite of mine for DECADES! Really. It's great. You can't really miss. Try it.

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I sit at the bar when I just want to go in for a little bit, have an adult beverage, don't want to be too crowded...it's nice. service is good most times.

Thank wfmradio
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Loved our drinks! The platter of fajitas came with endless sides but so much food that we didn't ask for seconds of anything other than drinks. We even had left overs! Great service too.

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We go here sometimes when we are craving Mexican food. They have lots of variety and the restaurant and staff is nice. It a good place for a group to meet. I'd give their food a "C" rating. Their sauces taste like they came out...More

Thank GetAwayGma
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great food, good service and pleasant atmosphere. Fresh, crispy chips and tasty salsa were brought to our table right after we were seated. The menu has a huge selection, including a couple of good vegetarian options. The Veggie Fajitas and the Carnitas Plate were both...More

Thank 2Weevils
Reviewed 3 November 2016

They are not what they used to be. This was our very favorite place to eat. The salsa is still fabulous, and of course their Ceaser Salad but it has gone downhill. The menu is expensive, servings small and not as good as they once...More

Thank Mootheart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-698-7405
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