What a great place. Totally authentic and great atmosphere. It seems like it was a local favourite. Lots of great music and amazing tacos. Super fun
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I recently went here with a few friends, two of which were from Mexico. Everybody thought the food was great. The green salsa is super spicy so beware. I unknowingly loaded a bunch onto my chip and regretted it immediately. The salsa is really good,...More
Obviously tourists and visiting business people are not their target customers. A few locals wondered in but I think most were family members. The food was below average; the hot sauce tasted sour; and the chips were thick and stale. The waitress was nice enough....More
I've been passing by this restaurant for years and never bothered to stop in to try it out. Just by looking at this place from the outside and when entering you know this place is stuck in time, just the way I like it. Hopefully...More
We went here on a Saturday afternoon and were the only ones in the place when we first arrived. The food was decent, but didn't wow us and considering the many options for Mexican food nearby, we don't feel a strong need to return.
It was Saturday night and everything was jammed and I just wanted food without a wait. Quirky place with plain Mexican food- good portions but food a little bland. Kind of a homey place just a few booths and a row of 2 seat tables...More
I was by myself and looking for a place for lunch, and did not feel like going to one of the many fancy restaurants in Pasadena. El Toreo is very unassuming from the outside but the menu looked good and not very expensive so I...More