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El Torito Mexican Grill

5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
+1 619-698-7405
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
2 weeks ago
“Excellent service”
2 weeks ago
“Really good Mexican/American food.”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK, not only is lunch buffet totally yummy, but lunch menu is fabulous!! Being vegan, they cater to our needs...the spinach enchiladas are to go back time and again for!! Mercy!! The staff is awesome, very fast service!! Great for by yourself or the whole...More

Thank justus2737
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gilberto is awesome! He waited on 10 people in a group but allowed separate tickets. He was fun and a good server.

Thank Mindy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has been a favorite of mine for DECADES! Really. It's great. You can't really miss. Try it.

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I sit at the bar when I just want to go in for a little bit, have an adult beverage, don't want to be too crowded...it's nice. service is good most times.

Thank wfmradio
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Loved our drinks! The platter of fajitas came with endless sides but so much food that we didn't ask for seconds of anything other than drinks. We even had left overs! Great service too.

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We go here sometimes when we are craving Mexican food. They have lots of variety and the restaurant and staff is nice. It a good place for a group to meet. I'd give their food a "C" rating. Their sauces taste like they came out...More

Thank GetAwayGma
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great food, good service and pleasant atmosphere. Fresh, crispy chips and tasty salsa were brought to our table right after we were seated. The menu has a huge selection, including a couple of good vegetarian options. The Veggie Fajitas and the Carnitas Plate were both...More

Thank 2Weevils
Reviewed 2 November 2016

They are not what they used to be. This was our very favorite place to eat. The salsa is still fabulous, and of course their Ceaser Salad but it has gone downhill. The menu is expensive, servings small and not as good as they once...More

Thank Mootheart
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Usually the service is pretty good, with the exception of a couple of times wherein the server did not offer or refresh my beverage and it took forever to get our check. The food is pretty good, with decent prices, and even better when they...More

Thank Suzie L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The surroundings are pleasant -- there is the bar-side with sports on TV and a dining side that is larger and a bit quieter. I have been here quite a few times because I know that I will always have (at least) a satisfactory meal...More

Thank David L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5024 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-0601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-698-7405
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