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El Toro Bravo

) #23 of 680 Restaurants in Sarasota ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Spanish
3218 Clark Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
+1 941-924-0006
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3218 Clark Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went El Toro Bravo at its old location several times, but it was small and often hard to get into. The new location is much bigger, but was nearly full on a Saturday night at 6 pm. We thought the food and service were...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The new El Toro Bravo is everything the old El Toro Bravo was only it is now million times better. The new location is the bomb. Plenty of parking, a beautiful waiting area and a new spacious space for the restaurant. The new space is...More

Thank polishp
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent and tasty Mexican Food. Clean and spacious. Courteous and professional staff. Owner very friendly. Will be back many times.

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always like this place; good food, great people, friendly atmosphere. But since the move I think they are still trying to find themselves. I have visited 3 times in the past six weeks and while the food is still good, it is not...More

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were camping at Myakka State Park and decided to try this place because it was close the park. When you walk in the room is like a big nursing home space but we got a table near the wall that was comfortable enough. The...More

1  Thank drjds71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in here Saturday afternoon after having a fellow diver suggest it to us and we were not disappointed. From the time we entered until the time we left everything was phenomenal. Catherine took great care of us and since it was our first...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ist the Worst Place you can go in Sarasota. We had Dinner (Party of 4) and we arrived 6:45! (Happy Hour) - although they charged us 8:55$ For our Margaritas which Contained more ice than anything else- later tey told us happy hour ends...More

Thank hechlermarco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit. Enchiladas were fantastic. Salsa is very tasty. Try the Horny Toad margarita -- it will not disappoint!

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with plentiful portions, nice decor and the BEST waitress I've had in a long time! She brought us a tasty complimentary desert since it was our first time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to live in Sarasota and have gone to this establishment several times. We moved to St. Petersburg but make an hour drive just to eat there. The restaurant has changed and is much, much bigger than the previous one. However, the food has...More

Thank Mike D
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Kathryn L
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
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 3218 Clark Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231-6022
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-924-0006
  • E-mail
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.
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