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La Brisa

1156 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-3428
+1 941-552-8868
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (12 reviews)
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1156 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-3428
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Notwithstanding the obnoxiously and full-of-himself review of Jeffrey M, La Brisa is a delight. Friendly and efficient service, very flavorful food - more nuanced than many Mexican restaurants. We will definitely be back.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

I have been here a handful of times and each time the food tastes amazing! My husband had a beef chimichanga and the flavor of it was outstanding! Rice cooked to perfection, beef seasoned perfectly. I had the chicken mole and by far it’s the...More

2  Thank Cendy P
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

In a dimly lit luncheonette style space sits La Brisa pretending to be a Mexican restaurant. Mexican food should have deeply layered flavors. Not La Brisa. Chips and Salsa were tasteless. When we asked for some more chips we were advised that there would be...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed April 26, 2018

We discovered La Brisa during our last trip to Sarasota, and were thrilled. The food was great, the prices were reasonable, and we loved it! The fish tacos were my favorite dish. Also, both my wife and I are gluten-free and we had no problem...More

1  Thank Charlie S
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

I didn’t find the food or service matched the reviews I read that prompted my selection. It may have been an off night, but food was fair at best and service not very good. However give them benefit of doubt, appears one waitress was training....More

Thank Carl P
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Good and friendly costumer service. The food is great. Highly recommended. Easy and visible access. I'll be back for sure.

1  Thank DonPirulo
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

My eating companion and I had lunch here. She got the taco salad, no meat and the avocado ranch dressing, which was superb! I changed a bit and got cheese enchiladas with green sauce which are fantastic. Service is slow from the kitchen so don’t...More

Thank Chattycathy642
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The food is delicious and everything is made right there, including the chips and salsa and corn tortillas. We had the enchilada and burrito. Pulled beef, pulled chicken and filled plates made our tummies happy and enough to bring home and enjoy again. This is...More

1  Thank pamb1313
Reviewed February 1, 2018

The fajitas were delicious. Tortillas were home made and hot off the comal. I'm picky about my Mexican food, and this place is legit.

2  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are Mexican food snobs since he is originally from Mexico. Honestly, this is the best place in town for real Mexican food. I had the spinach enchiladas, fresh, not frozen spinach, and fresh, not bagged tortillas. Try the agua de Jamaica-it’s...More

2  Thank Chattycathy642
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1156 N Washington Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34236-3428
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-552-8868
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