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El Carajo

2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
+1 305-856-2424
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (92 reviews)
“chorizo” (21 reviews)
“paella” (18 reviews)
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Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Seems there’s a place that wants to be like this in every city. At least there should be. What appears to be a gas station with a mini-mart attached is actually not only those things, but a wonderful bakery, high-end Tapas-style restaurant, and a wine...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What’s better than pulling into a gas station and finding a delicious treasure trove of tapas and wine? It’s a bakery, tapas, and wine store in the gas station parking lot. The ambiance is surprisingly intimate and festive. It’s like walking past the gum rack...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpected place with unexpected great food. If they tell you that the restaurant is at a gas station you will never guess how cute and good it is. All the tapas are amazing including the garlic shrimp and the potatoes with spicy sauce. The omelette...More

Thank Javier G
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Such a wonderful experience! From the staff so attentive to the amazing food is a delight! The tapas are great and so are the entrées. Every time we go is as wonderful ss the time before! Must go!

Thank martariverallorens
Reviewed December 21, 2017

cute place, going ones a week love the wine list, you can buy excellent wine for a very reasonable price

Thank massimo f
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to go somewhere new.Heard of this place from a few friends never went it's a little far from where we live but decided to go.No Regrets.Food was good and the service . For a Monday night they were busy.We are planning to go...More

1  Thank Teresa L
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

This is my 5th visit to El Carajo. I am never disappointed. The tapas are amazing and the wine selection is large. It is surprising to find such good food in a gas station but it is delicious. The chorizo frito with mushrooms in wine...More

Thank Berdy S
Reviewed December 7, 2017

While visiting our daughter in the Miami area, we went with her and some friends to El Carajo. You pull in past the gas pumps and park next to what looks like a convenience store. Inside, there is your usual counter with cigarettes, sodas, gum,...More

Thank dgilfor
Reviewed November 20, 2017

We brought a new business associate here. The first question to her was "are you open minded" ... Yes, this is important. Some will say this is a gas station. It is true. You can fill up your tank her, but this is soooo much...More

Thank Pineapples-a-Plenty
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Today we went in a group of 9 people to celebrate of one of our friends birthday at the restaurant EL CARAJO. The night could have been perfect if we had not been served by an awful and unprofessional waiter. He did not give any...More

Thank csanches
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Ira R
February 23, 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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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