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El Toro Loco

1624 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044-2239
+1 650-355-5548
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (10 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
1624 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044-2239
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent. We had chicken and carnitas tostadas. Very fresh. Guacamole was again fresh and great. Good portions for the price. Would go again.

Thank desro35
Reviewed 11 July 2017

On our way to Half Moon Bay, our friend told us that we should try this restaurant which was one of his and his wife's favorites. So glad we did! Everything we ordered was excellent which included a ceviche appetizer, seafood paella, crispy fish dish,...More

Thank Masayaka
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny little Mexican/Peruvian restaurant in Pacifica on Francisco Boulevard. There are maybe eight tables inside and you may have to wait. Service is good and the food is great. They serve traditional Mexican plates, but the best is really the Peruvian dinners....More

Thank jguillet
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I'm always looking for a good Peruvian restaurant and like most people, drove past this place assuming it was a mediocre taco joint. Not the case. The low key exterior gives was to a very nicely appointed interior; cozy and not too big. many Peruvian...More

Thank philshouse57
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Peruvian and Mexican fare that's out of the ordinary, from trout with white wine garlic sauce to chicken stew. Homemade tamales, delicious tacos, excellent beautifully presented salad large enough for two, and homemade alfajores for dessert. Refreshing sangria with fresh fruit. I could eat here...More

Thank nshorefoodie
Reviewed 17 April 2017

EVERY TIME I visit this establishment I am delighted.The Trout is to die for. The Fired Fish and Cerviche appetizers are heavenly. The soup and the Shrimp dinner with salad and rice is superb. I have not tried everything there but I intend to. Try...More

Thank sandygreenberg
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

What an awesome place to eat a Peruvian meal... the food was just simply delicious... We ordered some rotisserie chicken that was out of this world, a Lomito Saltado which is beef tenderloin served over white rice and fries and topped with grilled onions (simply...More

Thank Jose Luis G
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious and quickly served. Restaurant was clean and wait staff was professional and attentive.

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 7 November 2016

El Toro Loco Pacifica, California Overall 9/10 Nachos Special, 10/10 Chips And Salsa, 8/10 The service was very good, the people were very nice and friendly and the food came out at a good speed. The theme of the place was an old fashioned mexican...More

1  Thank Trey7631
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My husband grew up with homemade Peruvian food and he loves this place. Take out is also great. His two favorites are the Lomo Saltado and the Anticuchos.

Thank v1ron
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044-2239
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pacifica
  • Phone Number: +1 650-355-5548
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