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El Torito Grill

15301 Ventura Blvd, Ste P5, Los Angeles, CA 91403-3102
+1 818-907-7172
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
27 Mar 2017
“Good food, goodv alue”
23 Aug 2016
“Always a reliable option”
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15301 Ventura Blvd, Ste P5, Los Angeles, CA 91403-3102
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

El Torito has been around for a long time and they are always clean and well kept. The food is good, the portions are large and the prices are fair.

Thank Banerman
Reviewed 23 August 2016

While it may not be the most authentic Mexican food you can get in LA, it is always of high quality and delivered by attentive servers. You can eat as light or as heavily as you want. I am a big fan of the salads...More

Thank Deborah A
Reviewed 23 August 2016

the food is not the best here. the drinks are great. margaritas and guacamole is the way to go! average prices.

Thank dorkiemiche
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Found out they do take reservations at this restaurant which I will now remember after waiting 25 mins. after being told at the front desk it would be 10 minutes. After being seated our waiter Steve did take our drink order and brought warm tortillas...More

Thank 385eileenz
Reviewed 30 May 2016

went on a saturday nite. very noisy. our waiter was the best...very attentive. we got soup and a sampler platter. the soup was great and the platter outstanding. they were the best restaurant ribs ive ever had. highly recommend

Thank sgtwrench
Reviewed 20 May 2016

So, I understand why some people would like the TV screens but to me it's just out of place. The menu is clearly upscale and the food was super yummy. I love that the guacamole made by your table, it gives everything an extra boost...More

Thank ShalomMK
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

First night in the L.A. area. Restaurant was walking distance from hotel. Typical Mexican restaurant fare. Nothing to go oooh and aaahhh about. Our margaritas were good. The first one was the bomb however the second one was not up to par. Seemed like two...More

Thank egpeterman
Reviewed 10 February 2016

My friend and I were to a movie in Sherman Oaks Galleria and since I don't eat candy and popcorn, we popped in El Torito Grill for a drink and a snack. I ended up with a delicious Raspberry Mojito and my friend chose the...More

Thank Ambersea
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The ambience is the saving grace of this place. The food is average, the price above average for the quality of food. Their happy hour isn't bad.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Love going here in the evenings. Tuesday is taco night. Love the Happy hour specials. The cilantro lime shrimp is absolutely amazing. They serve 2 different salsas with freshly made chips which I just cannot stop eating. It's in the Sherman oaks galleria so make...More

Thank Pranav M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15301 Ventura Blvd, Ste P5, Los Angeles, CA 91403-3102
    (Ventura Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-907-7172
El Torito Grill features specialty menu items created by the Company's executive chef, Pepe Lopez, including mesquite broiled fish and steaks, as well as Mexican combination platters. Salads and soups are also available for both lunch and dinner. To compliment the range of specialty items, El Torito Grill offers a wide selection of upscale margaritas, in addition to a complete list of Mexican beers and cocktails.
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