The Art of Making Great Food Autรฉntica Comida Mexicana Delicioso!

It doesn't get any better than this. Come in and try our tacos, burritos, tamales and fresh Mexican salads.

Tasty Mexican Tacos Get Em!

All kinds of tacos - in our restaurant, online or downtown at Farmer's Market on Thursday nights.

Assortment of Beer & Wine 10 on Tap Ice Cold

We have a fine selection of specially made beer on tap and some great wines too!

Molcajete Cooked to Perfection Mouth Watering Muy Bien!

We serve the very best beef, pork, chicken and fish for a variety of delicious menu items. Come taste the best in SLO...

Real Mexican Food is MADE FRESH

Right from our own kitchen.

Don't forget about the Tamales! Hot Tamales Ready to Eat!

Made with the best ingredients and cooked to perfection, we make our tamales extra especial.


From our Mexican Cocina


We've created a special menu just for San Luis Obispo. We serve a variety of classic Mexican dishes.


Besides great food, we also feature drink specials during our weekly Happy Hour, M-F, from 2pm to 6pm.


El Matador offers its very excellent Mexican food through our online ordering portal for your added convenience.


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Our updates:

  • Late Night Eats
    Great news San Luis Obispo, now El Matador SLO is open 11:30pm to 2:30am on Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Our Late Night menu...
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    Now you can enjoy the same great tastes of El Matador for your next event. El Matador provides a professional catering service for...
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Monday Madness: El Matador Burritos $5.99 each
Taco Tuesday: $1.49 each (shrimp & fish $2.49)
Wild Wednesday: Combo Especial: $7.99 each (choice of Entree, Rice & Beans)