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El Toro Loco

Mexican, Southwestern
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146 Battlefield Blvd S, Chesapeake, VA 23322-5224
+1 757-482-0623
23:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 23:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love this little establishment. Waiters are so friendly. Margarita's are yummy. And best of all, the food is very authentic and good tasting. I will definitely go again.

Thank Mary Ann F
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to El toro since I was a kid and I've always enjoyed it. Now as an adult with so many restaurants having poor service, El toro has become my FAVORITE Mexican restaurant! They always have such amazing service and delicious food for great prices. I have NEVER had a dissatisfied visit to El toro. Highly recommend this... More 

Thank Kisstina B
Level Contributor
70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Chesapeake for 20 years and have never eaten here. Was always told it wasn't very good. I recently had gotten a gift certificate, so I decided to try it out. The waiter didn't speak the greatest English but got all of our complicated orders correct. The food was just ok. Got the fajitas and they had... More 

Thank ndsisve1976
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Very good Mexican food. Cheese dip provide with the salsa was a nice surprise. Had the enchiladas which were delicious. Taco was just OK. Will come back again!

Thank g p
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My mom and I ate here with my two daughters. I consider myself a native Virginian and I always took white sauce for granted. I have traveled far and wide in the lower 48 and I have never seen white sauce outside of Virginia. That was the main thing I wanted to eat (I was only going to be in... More 

Thank Kerry A
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We are a family of 4 and we went to this restaurant after a day on the beach. We could not believe the prizes on the menu. So so incredibly reasonable. We have been in a lot of Mexican restaurants in different places and countries and the quality of the food here was simpy outstanding, not to mention the size... More 

Thank DutchC1971
Chesapeake, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We have been going to El Toro Loco for about 8 years now. Mexican is my once a week go to cuisine. We've been to quite a few Mexican restaurants, but what keeps us going back to El Toro Loco; is the People. They remember you and what you typically order. It is a family owned business. The owner; as... More 

Thank Pattigwynn
Denton, Texas
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270 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Our grandkids had a school outing at El Toro Loco and had a good time. Being young...4 and 6...they are hardly capable restaurant critics, so on a recent visit they asked us to take them to El Toro Loco for dinner one evening. Our daughter-in-law warned us against this idea as she visited once with poor results. But, being grandparents,... More 

Thank MarkMM55
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120 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

There are a slew of Mexican restaurants in Great Bridge. They all have things that each does better than the other. For me I love their Grande Quesadilla with chicken. It's simple and always great.

Thank FloraIII
Level Contributor
295 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Love this place. The food is authentic Mexican and well portioned. The service is always excellent and the prices are good. The chips and salsa are the perfect start when you arrive. They have a special room to accommodate a large group. The wait staff is an excellent group of people, making sure you are happy with your visit. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
23:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Battlefield Blvd S, Chesapeake, VA 23322-5224
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chesapeake
  • Phone Number: +1 757-482-0623

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?