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El Toreo

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican
6617 Thirlane Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019-2905
+1 540-265-9116
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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6617 Thirlane Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019-2905
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Typical Mexican food at higher prices than several other local Mexican restaurants (for the best value, try El Rodeo on Williamson Road). Service was friendly but not especially well-coordinated. Kids meals overpriced--try ordering from the appetizer or a la carte sections of the menu. Fun...More

Thank regiontravelreturns
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Very good food and service. The chips are served warm and the salsa is fresh and flavorful. There's also a sweet white sauce for chips. This sauce did not catch our interest but I can see why it's popular. The restaurant foods cover both sides...More

Thank carolyn2003
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Prettiest Mexican restaurant! Reasonably priced decent Mexican food. Staff just OK. Would go there again just for the decor!

Thank mamasue111
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The thing we love about Mexican restaurants is that the menus don't change from one to another too much. We were easily able to find our "usuals" on this menu, much to our delight. The food was good and met our expectations, so we were...More

Thank JCCJHiggins
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located, hospitable staff. Food is always served quickly and made to order!! Never have to wait, large tables and comfy seating for big groups. Chips & salsa are endless. Outdoor seating available too. Every server is courteous and has a smile!! We love this...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stayed at Quality Inn, Roanoke Airport for the night with friends and walked just down the road to El Toreo. The food is good, not amazing, but better than I expected for Mexican food in Virginia. Portions are absurdly huge, basically everyone leaves with a...More

Thank JeanneClaude
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best Mexican buffet my family has been to eat. Just the right amount of food and all the favorites you want to see. And great service to top it off!!

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Staff was friendly & food was amazing. I had the carne asada & it was delicious. I even enjoyed the chips & salsa they start you off with.

Thank MissLadyK503
Reviewed 19 February 2017

have ate here for years. they always make sure you have plenty of chips and drinks. I have ate lunch and dinner and always good. I have tried ;many different dishes and they are always tasty.

Thank babiesmake4
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I'm not an officionado of mexican food, but sometimes I just get a hankering...Close to airport and motels.The menu seemed intimidating. The food was quite good. The portions were large. The service was excellent. The prices were reasonable. It's hard to ask for much more...More

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6617 Thirlane Rd, Roanoke, VA 24019-2905
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-265-9116
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