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El Carajo

#59 of 3,467 Restaurants in Miami}
€€ - €€€Spanish, , Vegetarian Friendly
2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
+1 305-856-2424
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (86 reviews)
“chorizo” (21 reviews)
“paella” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Well I couldn't believe it until I seen it! Located in the back of a gas station but the food was amazing, atomsphere elegant and service was first class. Just a great place to take family, co-workers or friends and surprise them just like I...More

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

What a great time we had at this tapas bar located in, yes! A gas station! The wine selection is incredible. The food was terrific - have the dates covered with bacon and the service was lovely. I'll definitely go back on my next visit...More

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food here is excellent. The service is very good and the ambiance is fantastic. You could easily fool your family or business associates by appearing to be a cheap-skate by taking them to a "Gas Station" for lunch or dinner. But behold you enter...More

Thank conradstx
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a tiny hidden gem, located in the back of a Miami gas station. It's a gas station, wine store, convenience store, cafe, and restaurant, all under one roof! The front is your typical gas station which also doubles as a dessert/coffee/sandwich counter. However,...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 5 February 2017

felt like trying a different place tonight and picked this one. Interesting place, they sell wine in bottles as a retail store, you can buy a bottle and for the corking fee enjoy part or all of it with your supper. The tapas were great,...More

Thank Edward A
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is the second year my husband and I have visited the Coconut Grove area. We specifically looked for lodging so we could be convenient to El Carajo! Their sandwiches and pastries are delicious! The service is impeccable! The lattes and cappuccinos are unbelievably excellent....More

Thank prissyteacher
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I am a bog time foodie/wine love yadda, yadda. Anyhow, we had one night in Miami and I wanted to go somewhere funky, cool and frickin awesome. After much research and a lot of reading the same old reviews I selected El Carajo on SW...More

Thank Ashley T
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Fantastic tapas restaurant hidden in a gas station. Don't let the location fool you. The food, service and atmosphere are excellent. El Carajo has a great wine selection, by the glass or bottle, very good Sangria. The staff was friendly, very knowledgeable on the menu,...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I came here with two friends. This is a restaurant hidden in a Mobile gas station. It has a great selection of wines at great prices; it also has a place when you can eat very good simple food Highly recommended

Thank Alejandro Z
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Went with friends and found the food very tasty and well prepared; excellent wine selection at very decent prices

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Ira R
23 February 2015|
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Response from MiaMobile | Reviewed this property |
They don't have menu on line, is better to check urbansppon or Yelp. The food is amazing don't be worry of the location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-856-2424
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