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Agave Mexican Grill and Tequila Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
137 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1323
+1 302-645-1232
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (130 reviews)
“fajitas” (49 reviews)
“soup sampler” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
137 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1323
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Reviewed yesterday

Have made several attempts to eat here, even in the off season. Always told that you can put your name in but there is an hour to two hour wait. Have better things to do with my time than to walk around for a couple...More

Thank Hylton P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place has been on my bucket list for awhile, but since it’s so crowded with long waits on the weekend, I haven’t been. Finally went for lunch yesterday. We sat at the bar, which quickly filled up. I had the ancho chili margarita, which...More

Thank mekopp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop here with friends while in Lewes. Great food and great Margaritas. Very quaint little place right in town.

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at 6:32PM and were promptly seated in a window seat just big enough for the two of us. Agave is not your average Mexican restaurant in that the menu had far fewer items, but most of what you would expect to be on...More

Thank MJS658
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch before leaving for vacation, and had a great lunch as always! Fresh food, great drinks. Dinner can have a 2 hour wait, but it’s worth it!

Thank c21wil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to visit friends who live in Lewes- they had wanted us to take us to Agave for awhile now. It was well worth the wait! Excellent drinks that had fresh basil, roasted corn on the cob, guacamole sampler with chips , fish tacos and...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food was good and nice atmosphere but when you live close to authentic Mexican food it does not compare. Definitely worth trying just not waiting over an hour.

Thank David B
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

It was the best news to Agave had reopened this week! The margaritas are a gift from the tequila gods. Everything was spot on deliciousness today. We had the veggie burrito, soup sampler, ginger/lime corn, and our 4 year old daughter ate her entire triple...More

Thank Nickole V
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner. The food was very tasty and well prepared. I had burritos with black beans and rice, loved the flavor of the burrito. I had a house margarita that was great. The atmosphere was nice and the staff were...More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Yes, there can be a 3-4 hour wait at this place in the summer. However, the food and atmosphere are great and if you don't want to wait too long go in the off season. The soup sampler and gaucomole sampler are great way to...More

Thank Valerie W
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31 March 2017|
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Response from Joan W | Reviewed this property |
They are back open again and I know they open at 3 on Sunday.
Beverly O
12 July 2016|
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Response from gardzen | Reviewed this property |
No reservations...First thing to do when you arrive.....put your name in to the hostess and give them your cell number and go look at the shops..they'll text/call you when table is ready .
26 September 2015|
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Response from Maryellen M | Reviewed this property |
Agave usually close right before New Years and then reopen around Valentine's Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 2nd St, Lewes, DE 19958-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Lewes
  • Phone Number: +1 302-645-1232
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