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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” (9 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 5 days 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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have tried in season (summer)to get into the restaurant long wait. Food was okay. I find it overpriced for the food quality. My wife and I find there are better restaurants in Lewes and Rehoboth with menus having cheaper prices for the quality of the...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Agave has great food! On my most recent visit I had their El Gringo Quesadilla. It was delicious. The waitress allowed me to switch out the jalapeño pepper mixture for less spicy veggies. A “must have” is their guacamole which is offered in a few...More

Thank pegyoung
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Loved everything we ate from strawberry margaritas to farmer’s market quesadillas, chips and salsa, and chicken tortilla soup. Can’t wait to go back next time! We sat at the bar and had excellent service!

Thank Meghan C
Reviewed 17 November 2017

So Agave has been my favorite restaurant in Lewes since it opened. The food has consistently been good. When they expanded into the chocolate shop next door several years ago they were able to maintain the same food quality and service even with expanding. This...More

Thank pak4u
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely food and atmosphere. Very difficult to get into for dinner. Can have two hour waits Great guacamole options. Burritos are huge and fabulous Fajitas are amazing. Honestly we would go there more except for the wait times! You won’t be disappointed in the food...More

Thank Loistheartist
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Two couples went on a rainy Tuesday. I've heard about Agave since I moved here 5 years ago. This was my first visit. We had heard so much about the lines that we showed up at 5:30, just to get on the list. Surprisingly, we...More

Thank Donald B
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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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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