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El Toro Bravo

2720 Stickney Point Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
+1 941-924-0006
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“enchiladas” (39 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2720 Stickney Point Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
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1 - 10 of 571 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Im not a hater but c'mon, the contractor or someone really let these folks down when they moved into the new location. the food is still good, but its ridiculously noisy. just get take out until they fix this problem. it affected the entire party's...More

Thank m v
Reviewed 1 week ago

They are getting ready to move (late May 2017) so there might be a little shake-out, but the change should allow for more seating and parking options. Food is consistently good and reasonably priced. Hoping they get a full liquor license so they can make...More

1  Thank sarslim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last day in the old place. Can't wait to see the new digs down the street. Will be bigger, hopefully won't lose its charm.

1  Thank WBFtoledo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon this restaurant after we planned to go to one up the street and no one waited on us. Our waitress could not have been any nicer or more attentive. She was very sweet and happy. I noticed the same exemplary service as...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better Mexican food restaurants in the area. Tasty food and good service. A really good value.

Thank 11chip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small and extremely busy on Cinco de Mayo, however, they did take a reservation which meant we were seated almost immediately! Service was outstanding - very efficient and pleasant, even on such a busy night! Food overall was good & they serve wine and...More

Thank LynnA1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant in a strip mall. We arrived and were asked if we had reservations... Caught me off guard because of it's location. Even though we didn't, they found room for us :) When we went inside I understood why. Almost every table was full....More

1  Thank Iowafamilyofsix
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here recently on the recommendation of a frequent visitor. We wisely made reservations. Our food was served quickly and while still hot. All our meals were delicious. Outstanding service. Looking forward to returning when in Sarasota again.

1  Thank gottagogo2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I joined together with my husband, some friends and relatives for a birthday celebration for a woman who loved authentic Mexican food. Our food was delicious and the service was exceptional, with Pedro as our server and other staff. I don't think we needed to...More

1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for the first time for Cinco de Mayo 2017. We were greeted by the owner at the front door. The restaurant is charming and the food was amazing. Our server Lisa was friendly and helpful. We were happy we arrived when...More

1  Thank cathyjo1
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Kathryn L
Can I get gluten free here?
18 April 2017|
Response from SRQwanderer | Reviewed this property |
Most of the tortilla-based dishes come standard with flour tortillas; i.e. with gluten. But there are four or five dishes that come standard with corn toritillas... ergo gluten free. The owner / manager is very... More
Do you cater?
5 November 2016|
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BYOB or do u have a bar?
8 August 2016|
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Response from Beth S | Reviewed this property |
They had a bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2720 Stickney Point Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-924-0006
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When it comes to Southwest Mexican cuisine, there is only one place in Sarasota that creates a one-of-a-kind dining experience that keeps visitors and locals coming back for more. Family owned and operated, El Toro Bravo combines fresh, flavorful food along with honest prices and outstanding service.