El Toro Mexican Restaurant

$$ • Mexican, Seafood

1917 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington
(859) 277-2255


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

Just finished a great visit out for dinner after many months. El Toro is an absolutely wonderful Mexican restaurant. Service is always nice and attentive. Food comes quick and margarita special is good and stiff. This place has been around for a while because its service and food have been excellent and continues to be !!!!

If you want to experience steak tacos on another level, you have to order from this place. There are two different steak tacos on the menu. Do not choose the wrong one. I mean, I am sure the other ones are also delicious but the Steak Tacos are on another level. Three soft tacos loaded with crispy, delicious steak and cheese dip. That's it. So simple yet so amazing. I am also a huge fan of their Queso Fundido with chorizo because it is melted cheese topped with chorizo in a...read full review

One of the top Mexican restaurants in Lexington. The food has always been excellent, the service is always exceptional, and the pricing is perfect. Drinks are definitely worth ordering, and the flavored margaritas are notoriously popular. The only reason I withheld a star is the parking, which is due to the location. On a busy night it can be challenging to find a spot to park, and we have on more than one occasion, just left due to this.

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Monday 11AM - 10PM
Tuesday 11AM - 10PM
Wednesday 11AM - 10PM
Thursday 11AM - 10PM
Friday 11AM - 10:30PM
Saturday 11AM - 10:30PM
Sunday 11AM - 10PM

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