Restaurant Philosophy

The Matador was created to offer an experience like no other! Featuring made from scratch Mexican cuisine and hand crafted cocktails along with the most diverse selection of Tequilas anywhere! Featuring a team of chefs, servers and bartenders that take pride in always delivering a memorable experience at every turn! To truly understand us, we invite you to join us at any of our 10 locations with more coming soon!


Ballard Matador


NW Portland Matador

NW Portland

Denver Matador


West Seattle Matador

West Seattle

East Portland Matador

East Portland

Fort Collins Matador

Fort Collins

Redmond Matador


Boise Matador



Tacoma Matador


Meridian Matador


Tequila Expertise

Let us share our knowledge with you as we walk our guests through the nation’s most extensive list of tequilas! We currently host well over 130 brands of tequila, many of which are exclusive only to us! Our bartenders and servers are passionate about tequila and understand the unique flavor profiles of each one. Enjoy our signature hand crafted Margarita’s, featuring ingredients you can find naturally, like house made sour mix and pure agave syrup!

Authentic Flavor

Everything we do, is done with passion and care! Our menu features food that is made fresh from scratch, with ingredients that are often sourced locally! Our fresh sheet allows us to offer our guests something new and exciting, sourcing seasonal ingredients that can be found locally and regionally only available certain times of the year!