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El Toreador Mexican Restaurant

7845 Leary Way NE, Redmond, WA 98052-4338
+1 425-883-7570
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“refried beans” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
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7845 Leary Way NE, Redmond, WA 98052-4338
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We visit El Toreador almost every week... even after getting back from a week in Mexico we had to come back in for our El Toreador fix! Their food is legit and their service is fast! And, the owners/servers are the nicest. El Toreador is...More

Thank AlyssaADY
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Real authentic Mexican food for a great price with great service in a great spot in Redmond. Not greasy or cheap tasting but not fru fru "tex-mex".

Thank aadockter
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Outside of the building looks much better than inside, dining area is small, service was slow, food was fair. The shredded beef is terrible. The complimentary tortilla chips are excellent, though. Otherwise, this is one of the worst Mexican restaurants I've ever been to.

Thank KristenLB62
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Our family has been coming here for years. The waiters know us, down to our favorite dishes and drinks and always take great care of us. The food is consistently wonderful, and their sauces are amazing! (Make sure to get a Quesadilla Rancheras - family...More

Thank clearview4
Reviewed 30 March 2016

First off, I can't believe that anyone has a positive thing to say about the salsa! Horrible. Chicken was small stringy and dry bits, not even chunks of meat. No flavor. Enchilada would have been better straight off the Walmart shelf.(canned). I've traveled extensively throughout...More

Thank Travelz2thesun
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Nice place for a family dinner with great enchiladas and burritos. My favorite is the green enchilada. Nice small place, one of our favorites.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great value family Mexican, great food relaxed. Really varied menu, good beers and nice atmosphere, regular visitor. smile

Thank Sidara
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is a place that you can bring your family, young and old, and know that you are going to have great Mexican food and service. We have been enjoying this experience for almost 30 years and now have 4 generations that meet here regularly.

Thank john s
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This restaurant has been consistently good for many, many years. Great service from very experienced waiters - we noticed one waiter that has been there for over 20 years. Chips are warmed and served with home-made salsa - delicious. The danger is that you will...More

Thank BrandingExpert
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

The service was good. very loud ambiance, so it is perfect for families, not a romantic evening! :) Chips are served warm and delicious!!

Thank Claudia C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7845 Leary Way NE, Redmond, WA 98052-4338
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Redmond
  • Phone Number: +1 425-883-7570
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