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El Toro Mexican Restaurant

1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
+1 952-496-9080
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Typical Mexican style restaurant decor and setting. What makes the difference is the staff and food. This restaurant hit the mark. Friendly and attentive staff. Prompt service. Great margaritas and tasty food. Did not leave hungry.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Don W
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Had A combination 30 and was excellent. We were created and seated quickly and the chips were there immediately and fresh and served with top quality salsa and white quest sauce. All was terrific. Plate licking good. Will definitely come back again on future trip...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank K7tiv
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a couple types of chimichangas (chicken and the fiesta) and they were just OK. The chips were stall and the salsa runny, The sour cream dip was interesting, but my wife found it too sweet, I thought it was good. Four different people...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2-Lane-Traveler
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is your typical Mexican Restaurant. And there is nothing wrong with that!! Food comes out hot... yummy! Never been disappointed with any of the food here. They have a queso sauce with pico in it.... DEEEELISH! Good selection of vegetarian options as well. Service...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ldiggity2018
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

El Toro is a great spot, the service and food is always very good and this dinner loved up to the consistancy! We started with the Queso Fundido Supreme and it was outstanding. It is almost a meal in itself! We had El Loro Lindo...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank TyrianLannister
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have really enjoyed our visits over the past year. We love sitting at the bar and watching the hard working crew. Their margaritas are outstanding. Food is superb and fast, maybe a bit too fast. The only negative is the older...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Twinsguy
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Tried this restaurant while travelling on business. The restaurant is in a nice location, but the interior was a little dark. The service was excellent, but the food was lacking in flavor. I had chicken fajitas and recall the meat was a bit bland and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Greg H
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I would give 5, stars ,the food is excellent, however the server could not seem to get the order right 3 times. I asked for salsa Verde 3 times and he said ya i will get it, after 10 minutes I had to go in...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank gil b
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Has a very ample menu. I had the chile relleno and enchilada and was huge, it came with beans and rice. Too filling and very good. Highly recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Patricia J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is where the locals go to satisfy the Mexican food craving. A basket of complimentary chips and salsa shows up at the table quickly after being seated. Chip basket refills are free, a nice touch. A huge range of choices on the menu. I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Karen T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 1st Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379-1609
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Shakopee
  • Phone Number: +1 952-496-9080
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