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El Toreador Mexican Restaurant

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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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11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
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7845 Leary Way NE, Redmond, WA 98052-4338
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

A gorgeous Friday evening our son, his 18 month old son joining my wife and I (aka, the grandparents) at El Toreador. A welcoming atmosphere and quick, friendly service delivered excellent-very tasty food. The menu is big, many choices for a hungry family, our selections...More

Thank Hoosierbud
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Coming from Texas, I am a bit of a snob when it comes to Mexican food. This place was fabulous. The salsa was some of the best I have ever had at a restaurant (they have two types so make sure you try both). Their...More

Thank Oriley2013
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I'm not a Mexican food expert, but I liked this food. We wanted to go out for dinner and not over pay. It was our first time here, husband likes Mexican food, and this did it . We'll be back. Nothing fancy, but the service...More

Thank Bingitt
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Still one of the best Mexican restaurants in the Seattle area. Everything is good: burritos, tacos, enchiladas, carne asada and more. Great chips and salsa. I had a pork burrito plate and it was large tasty and filling; even like the refried beans. Very good...More

Thank BrandingExpert
Reviewed 7 November 2017

budget friendly restaurant with large delicious portions. The menu is varied enough and when food arrives the food is warm and lots of sauce and beans and salad for many dishes. It's a very satisfying meal. also margaritas are cheap and come in a few...More

Thank Yvonne H
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Its ok very good service it was decent. Pricey but comfy to be at and food is worth the price. I like this restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I have been coming her for over 10 years. Th food quality and quantity has not changed. Their chips are one of the best you can have. I don’t go to any other Mexican restaurant anymore as they can’t compete with this one. The owners...More

Thank Jack R
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I was working in Redmond recently and El Toreador rapidly became my go to place. Top notch food, great beer and the loveliest staff. Super recommend, I hope I get the chance to go back again!

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our Friday evening dinner experience. The place was energetic and friendly. We tried a house favorite appetizer, the quesadilla ranchera, and then went with chicken gorditas and an enchilada/chile relleno combo. Everything was tasty and well prepared. We sat in the bar,...More

Thank Anglophiles2008
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Some of the most authentic Mexican food around. Homemade chips are the best I have ever eaten. All the food on the menu is outstanding, my favorite is the seafood enchiladas. Drinks are well crafted.

Thank DAWG68-WA
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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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