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El Torito

13715 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6909
+1 310-823-8941
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“spanish rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
$$ - $$$
13715 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6909
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When searching for authentic Mexican, most people don’t think of El Torito; however, the atmosphere at the Marina is relaxing and the food is OK for the most part. I ordered a Lager on draft, since the menu mentioned “ice cold”. Well, “ice cold” it...More

Thank FrequentTraveller034
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One word: shabby. My wife and I enjoyed coming to this waterfront, marinaside restaurant in our pre-married days. It was always a good value and an enjoyable experience. We were terribly disappointed recently when going to this El Torito for lunch. We both immediately noticed...More

Thank bruysmerrill
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We ate here on a Tuesday night and the place was packed by the time we arrived at 7pm It has a front sports bar that offers Tuesday specials and that area was packed, noisey and full of character. The main restuarant out the back...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Meant to write this review a while ago. We had a really good time at this restaurant. We rented bikes in Santa Monica and rode down to El Torito on Cinco de Mayo. Perfect day to be here. The place was very busy but not...More

Thank bclg
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a group gathering from California, Florida & Tennessee and opted for this location since we needed to stay close to the airport. We could not have made a better decision. They placed us in an area overlooking the water and served with excellence....More

Thank M4244OVanag
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Mexican food was just run of the mill nothing exciting. The entire restaurant is tired and old. Needs to be updated and spruced up. The good thing is the view of the water. It's right on the water.

Thank misanu33
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Been coming to this place for years now. Still great food and service. Take advantage of the daily specials - check the website - for some real good deals.

Thank Markybritt
Reviewed 6 July 2017

El Torito is a great example of a place you go to because, as far as the food goes, you know what to expect and know what you're getting. We eat there often for exactly that reason - it's not gourmet or fancy Mexican and...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The price was what you expect to pay for this sort of food which was a pleasant surprise. So often these place over inflate the prices and the food just doesn't compare. This was good fresh food some of which was made in front of...More

Thank D P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great atmosphere at the bar. Bartenders very friendly & accommodating. Good $3 tacos, sides & HH drinks!....Will definitely return for another Taco Tuesday, when I am in town again.

Thank KHKaiser
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13715 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6909
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marina del Rey
  • Phone Number: +1 310-823-8941
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