We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Loro Mexican Restaurant

2535 Mounds View Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55112-4033
+1 763-780-4444
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
2535 Mounds View Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55112-4033
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 22 June 2016

I have eaten at El Loro before, but not for a while. I recently went there for lunch. We were one of the first customers of the day as it was just before noon. I thought because the restaurant had so few customers, we would...More

Thank Cathleen P
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Excellent Mexican food. Huge portions. Good chips and salsa while you wait. Chips were not greasy and salsa and a little bite to it. I ordered the chicken fajitas which I could have eaten for 3 meals. The service was good, although a man who...More

Thank nerm225
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We've been driving past El Loro for years and finally tried it. We were very impressed with the authentic Mexican food. I wanted to try something different so I went with the Pina El Loro, very tasty. My husband (Mr. Finicky) had the Chimichangas and...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Found this place through Yelp while enroute to the airport. Stopped for a quick lunch. Staff brought out the usual chips & salsa, and also some white creamy sauce. Nice start. Ordered the Burritos Mexicanos, which is two small burritos, one steak, one chicken, each...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Went hear and tried the shrimp bowl and some tortillas and the salsa was excellent too. Its hard to find quality mexican but this was it.

Thank James G
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Always friendly service! I go with a group of women and we ask for separate checks which they provide. Always check to see if we want another margarita or that the food is good. Very attentive wait staff.

Thank DebbieMorse
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Actually in Moundsview, it's easily found. Parking ample, Not too crowded, even for a Saturday afternoon. Clean, nice decor. Service was great, food very good, too. Unless you really like beer, avoid the 32 oz mug. We'd go back

Thank NorwestIlliniWineGuy
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel staff and since it was right near us we figured we would give it a try. It was probably the best Mexican we have had. When we went it wasn't busy, so we had prompt service and the...More

Thank robdenzach
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We had never eaten at an El Loro restaurant before but have eaten many times at Mexican restaurants across the country and in Mexico. The staff is friendly and eager to please. We were given complimentary chips, salsa and a Mexican ranch dip. We didn't...More

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

Decent food but there is a strong smell of cleaner throughout the place. Kind of like pine sol. That part isn't very appetizing but the food and service is good. I hope management reads this and changes what they use to clean the tables and...More

Thank derekfap
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Moe's
66 reviews
.71 km away
Pink Flower Vietnamese Restaurant
39 reviews
.15 km away
Tonys Sandwhich King
5 reviews
.24 km away
Tony's Sandwich King
5 reviews
.86 km away
Nearby Attractions
Zero Gravity Trampoline Park
23 reviews
1.41 km away
Blue Sun Soda Shop
7 reviews
2.09 km away
Springbrook Nature Center
7 reviews
5.52 km away
National Sports Center
23 reviews
5.85 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Loro Mexican Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 Mounds View Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55112-4033
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 763-780-4444