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El Carajo

2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
+1 305-856-2424
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (100 reviews)
“chorizo” (21 reviews)
“sardines” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although I have been to this establishment many times, the food is always well-prepared but the service is lacking seriously. The restaurant offers a menu that is as close as you can get to Spanish cuisine. Orders comes out in a timely fashion but somewhat...More

Thank Raul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in thinking we would just quickly grab a cup of coffee and then be on our way... I thought I died and went to pastry heaven! Ordered a few different options and coffee all to go. The Coco Chanel was my favorite! Great...More

Thank LunaLii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unbelievable, such a hidden gem in Miami at quite shocking location. You walk through a gas station store to find this restaurant in the back. Once you get inside the restaurant you forget about the location. All tapas were insanely delicious. In fact, I haven't...More

Thank Acidov
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a nice, fun and loud place. Great to have some tapas while enjoying a good wine. We have visited this place several times. Service used to be much better. There was an incident with another customer who was buying some bottles of wine...More

Thank Preventer77
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the restaurant to see what the hype was about. Found a good selection of wines and one in particular that had been difficult to find in Florida. The price on the front bottle was $21.95. I proceeded to get four bottles and took them...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This restaurant is in a very unexpected place. The ambiance is festive and cozy at the same time. We've been there three times. Last year, we ate there twice and, in general, I liked it better than I did this year. The service wasn't that...More

Thank odh2014
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We were recommended by some friends to visit this place for its great food and wine variety, and is true, was a great experience at this level. The service at the door, seating coordination, was terrible. So, be prepared for some kind of someone not...More

Thank Luisat99
Reviewed 21 March 2018

El Carajo was a nice venue for a tranquile evening with High School friends. It was six of us and 4 had tapas and 2 dinner. The garlic octupus was excellent along with the spanish tortilla. The two dinner entrees were corvina with white rice...More

Thank Ysaac1234
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Friends took me here because they know I like food! As others have stated it’s a gas station, a bakery and a wine and tapas place. Too much fun just looking around at the setup. Had the sausage and mushrooms soaked in wine and the...More

Thank shoeguy24
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

If you see a restaurant inside a gas station you usually don’t expect too much, right? Well, this place is an exception. Service is great, friendly and helpful. Food was delicious, the bacon wrapped dates were amazing! Bacalao fritters and sausages in wine were also...More

Thank ana carolina f
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Ira R
24 February 2015|
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Response from MiaMobile | Reviewed this property |
They don't have menu on line, is better to check urbansppon or Yelp. The food is amazing don't be worry of the location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-856-2424
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