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Spanish River Grill

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737 E 3rd Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3101
+1 386-424-6991
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is constantly excellent. The whole fish is highly recommend among with the Sangria. The wait staff is friendly and pays attention to their tables. I would recommend the Spanish River Grill for any occasion.

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Thank Rkistall
Orlando
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had said we would not go back here. But, friends from out of town wanted to try it so we gave in and went with them. None of us will be going back. The high price is not the issue...It's just not great food. Lots of better choices in this town.

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Thank Littletommy2
Roanoke, Virginia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Spanish restaurant is top notch! From the imported cheese board paired with the Tempranillo wine to Taco Tuesday night, the pork belly & chicken liver taco...wow! We went back twice in just three days! Best server in the world, Jeb, took us on a culinary adventure and made us feel like family, as dueling guitars serenaded Spanish classics, creating... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is perfectly prepared, interesting and unique. Just order whatever your wait staff offers as the special of the night and you will be off on a tasty adventure; from appetizer to dessert. Chef Henry creates dishes that pleasure your palate.

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Thank Karla C
Oviedo, Florida
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time here in 3 plus years - this was my favorite place in NSB. Service and atmosphere were great - food quality, while still very good, his slipped down some. You can have spicy and bold flavors, but the food didn't taste fresh or original. Sangria is still outstanding.

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Thank UCF_MP
Inverness, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visit Spanish River Grill when we are in New Smyrna Beach on vacation. We usually visit when their two entertainers from Orlando are there with their Latin/ Classical/ Jazz music. We missed them this trip but found the service to be excellent with our waiter Jared. He knew the menu well and the preparation and presentation was excellent (except... More 

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Thank Ron K
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The menu has changed and not all for the best in my opinion. Two of the best dishes aren't on the menu anymore but the waiter said they could still make them. That was probably my mistake. Neither one was what it used to be. I used to get the gambas (shrimp in a spicy oil based garlicky sauce) and... More 

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Thank Rhondatravels
Palm Coast, Florida
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139 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

It's a very nice place with friendly staff and excellent service. The main entrees are a little pricey. We had appetizers and salad along with some great Sangria. Worked for us.

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Thank Andy D
Deltona, Florida
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

After seeing the rave reviews of this restaurant we thought it was a no brainer. Unfortunately it wasn't up to par . The brightest part of the meal was the apps. Main meals were mediocre at best. Maybe we just caught them on a bad night but for the money they are charging they have to get it right. Service... More 

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Deltona, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We went because of all of the positive reviews and because of Emeril's suggestion. We knew it would probably be expensive but for the quality of the food we got it was really expensive. The appetizers were great. We ordered fried calamari and crab crakes. We were happy. FYI: if you want a soda (Pepsi, etc.) be prepared to pay... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Spanish, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 E 3rd Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3101
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  New Smyrna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-424-6991
Description
With a modern approach to Latino cuisine, husband and wife team, Henry and Michele Salgado, prepare a blend of regional ingredients strongly influenced by the bustling barrios of Latino neighborhoods and the traditional Spanish countryside.

Chef Henry and his team of chefs work to prepare the freshest local seafood and seasonal vegetables available to provide the Spanish River Grill guests with an exceptional celebration of food.

From start to finish, the philosophy at the Spanish River Grill is that the intimate craft of preparing food should be exceptional and something the culinary and service teams take seriously. Each night the goal is to create a memorable journey of flavors and an experience to be shared with friends, family, and those you love.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?