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El Rancho Restaurant

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430 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
+1 416-921-2752
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible24%
22 May 2017
“Felt like I was in Mexico!”
13 Dec 2016
All hours
Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
430 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We went here with friends for dinner and dancing. The outside is so tiny you do not expect it to be so big inside! For $35 you get soup or salad, choice of steak, chicken or fish and coffee or tea. It also includes entrance...More

Thank cubamyheart
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Had reservation for 3 people, in the restaurant they kept moving us from table to table, food we order was burnt. They were going to give passes for the club only for 2 people, at the club they also wanted to take away the table...More

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We RSVPed as a bachelorette group looking for a fun start to our night. The ambiance of the restuarant was nice but especially crowded on the Saturday. Our server admitted that it was only her second shift of the job and it genuinely looked like...More

Thank KC_Lazo
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Went for dinner on Saturday August 20th, 2016 with 5 friends. Been there before and had hoped it had gotten better. The upstairs restaurant was terribly warm and they had standing fans moving the hot air around. I ordered the garden salad and the steak...More

Thank Patricia2travel
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious and the service very good. The dancing and music was loud and lively and they have lessons for beginners at 9:30pm.

1  Thank Wy871
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I went on a Saturday to celebrate a birthday. There was 10 of us and we were all very disappointed with the experience. The place needs better management. They took forever to get drinks. One of friends ordered a Martini and they didn't sent it...More

1  Thank Erick M
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We were at El Rancho yesterday and were very disappointed with the whole deal. You pay 90 dollars for dinner, a mariachi show, and champagne at midnight. Well from the beginning when you call to make the reservation, the lady that answers the phone is...More

1  Thank Mia P
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

I went to this so called friendly club that plays great music. It's definitely not friendly and plays average music and this is coming from a Latino! Firstly, the female coat check attendant is argumentative and disrespectful. She handles your personal effects with no care...More

8  Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 3 January 2015

been here for new yrs a few days ago.. why I give 3 stars is bcuz: it took 'em 1 hr to serve us, OK they were busy... There was a hair on my cheescake... OK I survive this too... BUT: THEIR AD PROMISED CHAMPAGNE...More

2  Thank boringshop
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

I like this place very much, the food was delicious, the mariachi was a lot of fun. The service was great. I even learned how to dance salsa. The music kept us moving all night long. Returning there very soon.

2  Thank Diana C
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-921-2752
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