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El Adobe - CLOSED

4023 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3623
+1 941-921-7476
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible23%
25 May 2014
“Sadly, the El Adobe Has Closed”
23 Apr 2014
“How About Fried Ice Cream for Dessert?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4023 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3623
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2014

May 10 was the last day the El Adobe was open. The owner got a good offer to buy the land there and decided to retire. It was a great day-in-and-day-out place to grab an original Mexican lunch or dinner, and most things on the...More

Thank rrofsarasota
Reviewed 23 April 2014

My son said Mexican food is one of his favorites, so we visited El Adobe a couple of weeks ago. We each had enchiladas, refried beans and rice. It was delicious. We didn't have room for dessert this time but El Adobe was the first...More

Thank Edie481
Reviewed 19 April 2014

The decor was pretty, and the service was good. Clean place, nice atmosphere. I have never tasted salsa as terrible as el adobe's though. Pretty sure it was ketchup with some cayenne pepper in it, and maybe canned tomatoes. It was bad. I grew up...More

Thank Didi D
Reviewed 16 April 2014

From the time you walk in, and start with your complimentary chips, and their awesome salsa, anything you order will be a treat. Don't pass on dessert their churros with honey is an unusual treat.

Thank williammT4810FH
Reviewed 3 April 2014

The place seemed slightly dirty but I had to give it a try despite people's comments about it. Food was alright.

Thank Aurorablue62
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Always a regular stop. The salsa, quest, and guacamole are my favorites. I've tried many things and enjoyed them, the fried fish tacos are my favorite. Yum!

Thank 335ricb
Reviewed 15 March 2014

El Adobe is a must stop every time we're within 50 miles! They have fantastic food, everything from the salsa to the way they cook their ground beef is phenomenal! I am truly shocked to see negative reviews and strongly encourage you to disregard them....More

Thank Radioheed
Reviewed 27 January 2014 via mobile

Another visit to El Adobe. Good value for money and portions are generious. They had run out of mushrooms for our appetizer which forced us to try something different so we had fried cauliflower which was very good. Staff were attentive and very polite another...More

Thank cableguy4642
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Have been here a couple times and we decided to try it again last night. Despite the full parking lot, we were sat right away, and our waiter was there within seconds. Our drinks came fast. Always enjoy their house margarita. Food came out faster...More

Thank PJ J
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We were regulars back in the late 70's and 80's with our kids and are now frequenting the "Dobe" with our 6 grandkids. The same cheap, fast, delicious food consistently through the years. Great service and a charming and accommodating manager ready to make us...More

Thank Diane L
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4023 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3623
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-921-7476
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