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Wicked Cantina Sarasota

1603 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
+1 941-706-2395
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (14 reviews)
“burrito” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1603 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Wicked Cantina Sarasota
1. Homemade Mexican in Sarasota
"on the search for good Mexican food for 15 years. Finally! I found it"
Erick M
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2. Fresh, Modern w/Vegan options
"I was so happy to find a mexican restaurant with a vegan menu!"
Cheryl K
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3. Fantastic House Margarita
"Easily the best margaritas in Sarasota."
Ed T
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Attentive staff, speedy carry out, excellent dine in! They have amazing nachos & enchiladas! They don't scrimp on their portions & use the best mouth watering ingredients!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank tmisty736
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Their margaritas are fresh made with squeezed lime juice and no yucky sour mix- absolutely the best ever! The staff are super friendly and the food is awesome and authentic. They make their own tortilla chips daily and they are very good! This is a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Keri H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped in while driving from the Ringling museum to downtown Sarasota. The staff was courteous and fast. The portions were large and I left very satisfied.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank captaincid42
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner at the Wicked Cantina during our recent trip to Sarasota. For dinner, we had a number of different tacos, all of which were very tasty.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Moondoggie1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inedible fajitas were luke warm and dry the first time they were delivered along with cold rice and beans, hot and dry the second time they were delivered. The chicken had been warmed many times over. I think just thrown onto a new hot skillet...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Melanie N
saras0tat, Owner at Wicked Cantina Sarasota, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Melanie, We're so sorry that your food was mis-handled in that way It should have been re-made, and/or comped. Our policy is to serve fresh, hot food and if you're not happy, we have failed. Would you kindly email me at jd@wickedcantina.com? Understood if you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I was to rate the drinks this place would get top rating, because this place has the best Margaritas I have ever had, it's as simple as that! In my mind, these are the perfect Margaritas. However the food was average, we were a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kockon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit and I will return. I was very impressed with the menu, quality of the food and the exceptional service by Annie.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 431don
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We just had the Dinner for 4 meal that had various taco stuff. The black beans and pulled chicken was beautifully seasoned and delicious! They were happy to swap a few flour tortillas for corn. The bartender made non-alcoholic drinks for the kids while we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 836sarahm
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Great place to enjoy authentic Mexican food. Very nice restaurant with a great menu. With so many choices of restaurants in our area this ranks among the top 3 for Mexican ( Mi Pueblo and Two Senioritas). Had a great “wicked tacos “ plate with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Recommendations came from all over about this place and we were not disappointed. Uber drivers, people from other restaurants, and Trip Advisor. The location is very nice and decor is fun and upscale. Hector was our fabulous server! We had a burrito and a fajitas...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank amy099
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-706-2395
  • E-mail
At Wicked Cantina, we hand make all of our food in-house every day. We specialize in Austin style Tex Mex (tacos, enchiladas, fajitas and more), as well as American classics including all Angus burgers and seafood selections. Hand crafted margaritas, full parking, full liquor bar, and free freshly made chips and salsa. Open Daily 11:00am-10pm. Happy Hour 12-6 DAILY and all day Sunday. Best House Margarita in town - no fillers or mixes!
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