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Sunday- Wednesday 5:00pm - 11pm
Thursday - Saturday 5:00pm - 12am
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What Insiders Are Saying
Toro NYC is a bigger, louder, more party-time version of the Boston original. Hit it for the scene and a spoonful of uni, ham, and caviar.
Food here was excellent. Server knowledgeable about gluten allergy (asked about soy sauce, which was an ingredient in one of the dishes that had otherwise sounded GF, and kitchen was able to make its make without the soy sauce and still tasted great). Ambiance lacks a bit to be desired in my opinion — super high ceilings, industrial feel, not very intimate. But wouldn’t stop me from going back! It was delicious.
This is a great location for a business meal. The tapas menu is great for sampling and allows everyone at the table to try new dishes and helps to break down any walls when meeting new clients. The staff was amazing as they coached us through every step of the meal - offering insights as to how many dishes to order at each course so we wouldn't wind up with too much or too little food. A great experience overall!
The ambiance at Toro was very nice. Lovely decor and festive feel. Our waitress was friendly and informative regarding the menu and bar selections. We ordered a number of Tapas... cold and hot. Unfortunately, we found the Tapas plates to be very small esp for the price being charged. We ordered 2 of the hot sandwiches and both were mostly bread. The Pulpo was barely a tentacle and a bit over cooked. I might consider going back for a drink in the future, but eat my meal elsewhere.
Disappointed with the paella, shrimp gambas and the pork secreto
The food was great but we had several issues with service throughout our meal.
The food quality and service was exceptional. It is not a formal place, but it is great value.
We sat at the kitchen counter and enjoyed watching the 2 chefs “dancing” around the grill and the stoves.
The tuna tartare is tasty, we also like the aïoli shrimps.
Will definetely come back for a large group dinner.
Excellent tapas here. We especially loved the octopus & the tuna tartare.
I went for my birthday.
everything we ordered was delicious, and dont miss the drink in the grapefruit!
They had to be reminded that my Neice was celebrating a special occasion.
My husband and I came here for our anniversary. I did let the restaurant know about my various food allergies. We met with the manager when we arrived and she was extremely accomodating and made our experience so delicious and memorable. Thank you to the wonderful women at Toro.
Amaaazing dishes and wonderful service. The waitress was super familiar with the dishes, execellent descriptions , and most importantly she cared about my allergy and food restrictions and was soooo attentive. Every time friends visit me, toro is where I will be ( :
We were clearly not the right demographic for this place. The music was so loud that we couldn’t talk without yelling, which made things even louder. Although some of the food was tasty, the whole experience was so unpleasant that we couldn’t really enjoy it. If you are over 40, bring ear plugs or dine somewhere else!
The food is fantastic. Had the paella this time and it was the best we've ever had. The manager Joseph and his team are always so welcoming and professional.
Went on the Labor Day weekend and had low expectations from eating out on this particular holiday elsewhere in the past. The service was great and the food was authentic and did not disappoint. Shared four or five tapas with my wife and the pace was just right and not rushed in a nearly full room. The wine and Cava by he glass were delicious and paired well with the meal. Anticipate a noisy crowd and background music, particularly if like us, you are seated next to a large table of celebrants there for an occasion. Will go back with the rest of the family and order an even wider selection for sharing and sampling.
Food was good, but maybe just wasn't our type of place. Extremely loud, music pumping in at 110 decibels, tables packed so close the people next to you have to slide over so you can get out. Service was spotty, food quality was again good but nothing really outstanding.
If you like a loud bar like atmosphere with reasonably good tapas, definitely not a bad choice. Just wasn't really our type of place (maybe because the average age of the diners probably was 20s and we are a few decades older).
Pigged out on a variety of dishes. The Pulpo, Setas and Iberico Secreto were my favs.
Service was very good!
Music a bit to loud
Everything was great, but they need to turn their A/C up, it was very uncomfortable for a large portion of our dinner.
The food was solid and large portions for tapas but not cheap. Very good service and great atmosphere.
Service was very good, but food was too salty to our taste.
Good food nice waiter ( I wish I got his name, because he went above and beyond) . I plan to go back
Toro has always been a favorite of mine, the drinks are great and food is always delicious. Our server was very friendly and very attentive especially regarding one of our guests food allergies. Unfortunately however this was a special occasion to celebrate my friends birthday. I noted that when I made the reservation on open table and re-confirmed with the hostess that we would like a dessert delivered with sparklers at the end of our meal to celebrate. However, this was never communicated to our server and the check came before I realized and was no longer able to discreetly ask for the birthday dessert. It really put a damper on my experience.
The food was good but the prices are very high to what you get.
Should increase portions.
Excellent Barcelona-style tapas and drink. From the gin tonic to the patas bravas to the jamon, everything was delicious. Diego our server was a fantastic host.
We really enjoyed the lively ambience, wonderful food and outstanding service.
A bit on the expensive side. (See $22 for a spoon, yes a single spoon of uni and something else on the spoon) However, the menu is far ranging, fun, but most of all, delicious!
I’ll definitely return (and skip the uni).
If you like a soggy paella with overcooked rice full of tomato and no chicken in sight other than a few mussels than this is a place for you. If you do on the other hand like a good old traditional paella then you are better off at Boqueria or any other traditional tapas place. It was rather disappointing as well when the Croquetas de Jamon came with barely no ham or cheese in sight, instead just a ball full of mushed peas. Seats are hard wooden benches/chairs, so that didn't help neither, though to be fair the waitress was lovely so overall, yes it was edible but not a place you go to have tapas.
The food is saucy and the flavors get lost. The noise level is too high. They push alcohol on you too.
Best restaurant for food and fun vibrant ambiance. I went with my friend and mom for a final dinner and drinks in the city after the summer and it was so fun. Delicious drinks and food. Loved the vibe inside. 10/10 would recommend
Chef and girlfriend PDA notwithstanding, my experience was nice. Food and wait service were wonderful. Glad I made it, but don’t think I need to go back.
Fun place. Good food. Good Sangria. I would go back if in the area. But now blown away. Not awesome. But decent spot
We had been wanting to visit this restaurant for a long time after dining at Willow Road (we loved that place!) and we were concerned after looking at the menu that we might not find lots of options and that it would be difficult to get a reservation. We took advantage of summer in NYC and being off from work and went on a Monday night. The address says 10th Avenue but the entrance is around the corner closer to the West Side Highway. The hostesses greeted us right away and were very friendly. The restaurant has an impressive bar and high ceilings with a very South American feel to it. There are high table and low tables and the bar has adequate seating. We were greeted by the host who took our drink orders and our server was Diego. The cocktail menu had interesting and varied choices and the wine menu was really impressive. We ordered six plates and found that there were many other things we could have tried as well. He ordered ham, hamachi, tuna, octopus, empanadas and corn. The ham is sliced ham and it comes with bread and perhaps could have used some side condiments as choices to go along. I also wished that the delicious tuna tartare came with a small crisp or cracker to scoop up every last bite of it. I don't know what they did to the corn, served as four small cobs but Wow! Everything was fresh and delicious with a hint of hotness (except for the ham). We had a delicious olive oil ice cream desert served with a small rectangular shaped chocolate mousse with crumbles. Our server was attentive, friendly and fun. The other staff was amazing as we were never without water and dirty plates did not linger. I highly recommend this restaurant and we would return to try other dishes.
First time going here and I was amazed by the food. We ordered 2 appetizers cause our main dish was a paella and it takes 30-40mins to make (good thing cause that way I know is fresh). The tuna tartare was delicious, the presentation is outstanding, flavorful and felt very fresh. We also ordered fried crab, it was very good as well. I’ll be a recurrent customer for sure. Service was awesome too and for me that’s my dessert!
great food and ambience. Diego our waiter was fantastic and it was the perfect choice for a birthday celebration.
Freezed food in a plate
Good tapas selection, both hot & gold. Seafood & chicken paella was a very genrous serving. Not an easy to find location with rather obscure entryway.
Food was brilliant. Waiter made the evening. Great birthday, thank you.
Best food ever! Always something new and exciting yet rich and comforting. Please bring back the uni sandwich!