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Mi Pueblo El Restaurante

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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8405 Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34243-2868
+1 941-359-9303
12:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Sarasota, Florida
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289 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When you walk up to the restaurant it does look like a cute pueblo. The service was good. The menu is fairly standard but they do have a lot of nice lunch specials during the week (not on weekends). I ordered the tacos de camarones. It was served with double tortillas, a few shrimp, a little bit of mango salsa,... More 

Thank lizardtiff
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are all so friendly here and the food is delicious. You'll crave it for days after. Some favorites are the enchiladas suizas, pollo zaragoza and the Carne asada. If you go on a Friday they have the freshest Carnitas tacos... that's a real treat. I also love their selections of quality tequilas and even mezcal! Great atmosphere and... More 

Thank Gina D
Redding, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great family restaurant. We went on Wednesday because that's when tge mariachi band plays. Great food, salsa also very good..if you like it hot ask about the "fira"

Thank angelawI6840ED
Mt Pleasant SC
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was authentic, service was quick, waiter was polite, no loud music, this place gets 5 stars!

Thank 843HScott
Tampa, Florida
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we wanted Mexican and it was 3:30. Mi Pueblo doesn't open for dinner until 5pm. Was it gonna be worth the wait? We found something to do (Detweilers Farmers Market sort of across the street--great btw) and came back at 4:58 to find the Mi Pueblo parking lot filled and people lined up at the door. This is crazy!... More 

Thank Maria K
Miami, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The service was great, the food was also amazing. The atmosphere was nice and calm, what my family also liked best was the decorations.

Thank harraut1
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I love Mexican food and hurd positive things about this restaurant. The feel of the restaurant is authentic and the staff was friendly and helpful. The food was just ok. My taco shell was stale. I was disappointed by the small margarita for the price. I will return eventually but I wouldn't go back often.

Thank L P
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on Sunday, we did not realize that they closed for a period of time in the afternoon until it became obvious we were being rushed out and told the kitchen is closing in 10 minutes. Our server was not knowledgeable with the drinks and I was charged for items I never received... More 

Thank Penny K
Owensboro, Kentucky
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

There were six of us and each ordered something different on the menu. We were each of us very pleased with our dinner. Our compliments to the chef. The food was delicious, the service impeccable, and the prices very reasonable. It was a great evening dinner.

Thank reidstrips
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I have been visiting all 3 of the locations for many years and I must say they have the best enchiladas I've ever had! The food and service are always excellent. The Mariachi bands are always fun when they are there. Great for any occasion and great place to bring the whole family!

Thank Charles B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8405 Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34243-2868
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-359-9303

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?