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El Torito Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

101 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3016
+1 714-871-9720
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
31 Jul 2015
“Tableside Guacamole”
30 Jun 2015
“Best Mexican food I have ever had!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
101 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3016
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Reviewed July 31, 2015

El Torito has the best table-side guacamole. They bring all the ingredients out and make it right before your eyes. It is so fresh and tasty. It's the perfect thing to have with their excellent chips and salsa and a margarita!

Thank kaj20
Reviewed June 30, 2015

We did a quick get away with friends to California and were looking for a place to eat somewhere close to our hotel. El Torito was right across the street so we decided to give it a try. This was seriously THE BEST Mexican food...More

1  Thank 801bdw
Reviewed June 30, 2015

I used to eat at El Torito when I lived in Arizona, and hadn't been to one in many years. Luckily, I was in Fullerton and just so happened to Google it - and found an El Torito about 3 miles from my hotel. Wonderful...More

Thank Morgan M
Reviewed May 23, 2015

We went for brunch. There was a large variety of food. Omelets were very good and not overcooked. Fresh fruit was sweet and fresh. Service and price was good. If I ever go to Fullerton again, I would certainly go to El Torito.

1  Thank Louise L
Reviewed April 9, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by a colleague who dined here in the past. The food was very authentic. I couldn't stop eating the chips and salsa as they became addicting. I had the chicken enchiladas with a side of rice and refried beans. Great...More

Thank valeriek726
Reviewed October 30, 2014

Taco Tuesdays are great value for the money. We normally frequent this one or in Placentia off Yorba Linda blvd. Buy lots of $1 tacos, because SOMEBODY at your table will eat them!

1  Thank schmink45
Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have gone to the Fullerton location many times and the food has always been very good. However this past weekend, the food didn't make with me. We had the 2 fajitas with 2 magaritas coupon special. The meat was passable, but the kitchen didn't...More

Thank WorldTravelerSoCal
Reviewed January 9, 2014

We were visiting my grandparents in fullerton not too long ago and stopped here because my dad likes it. I was actually very good and cheap but there were no thrills so don't be expecting the best Mexican you've ever had.

Thank zeetravelstheworld
Reviewed August 5, 2013

The wait staff were very helpful and friendly. Fast service, well priced. FREE corn chips and salsa dip on arrival and take away containers for your leftovers....

1  Thank Sharon_Boyle
Reviewed July 2, 2013

The food was good and the service was excellent. I was hungry so the filling meal hit the spot. Prices are a little high compared to other chains and independents. I loved the salsa that came with the chips.;

Thank Jeff H
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-871-9720
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