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El Torero

3439 Nameoki Rd, Granite City, IL 62040-3709
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
3439 Nameoki Rd, Granite City, IL 62040-3709
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

No long waits everytime I’ve visited. Food is always hot and served within a timely manner. The staff is kind and they start you off with chips and salsa as you would at most Mexican joints.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

They change your orders to get the higher price. Beans and rice not good, chicken chimichanga had beef in it also.

Thank Stacey B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The question you have to ask yourself in a Mexican style restaurant in granite is do you want low cost, or great food because they don't go together. El torero is the best quality Mexican food in granite, but definitely not the cheapest. I love...More

Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place, fast service and family friendly. Prices are budget friendly and the staff is awesome

Thank Sheree H
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I had the fajitas mixed, steak, chicken and shrimp which was only $13. This was an excellent price for the portion I received. The food was full of flavor and piping hot as it should be. The service was spectacular. The waitress was very attentive...More

Thank schmackdaddy_1
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing we tried had any taste. Was very bland. Not impressed at all. We sampled each other's plates, still not impressed.

Thank Weslynn J
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for good food at good prices this is one of the popular Mexican restaurants in Granite City. Nice decor and plenty of seating. We have been here many times. The chips & salsa are good...salsa could be spicier. Margaritas are good...More

Thank KatSuess
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Authentic Mexican staff. Acceptable to very good food. Best Mexican in this city. Cute but not elegant decor. Try the lunch menu and feel free to speak Spanish lol

Thank ArcheoGuy
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were greeted and seated quickly. Nice Mexican décor and surroundings. Inexpensive traditional Mexican fare. Plentiful servings, friendly service and the prices are very affordable.

Thank Ed O
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

They have the best food abd warn staff,I love this pl as ce,it is just bad in can't h ad vevdrinks any more they have wonderful margaritas, they are very swift about getting your food to you,they do not make you wait,it love their food

Thank Kimberly H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3439 Nameoki Rd, Granite City, IL 62040-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Granite City
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