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La Brasa

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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APPETIZERS
Taquitos de Pollo
Deep fried chicken taquitos, served with pico de gallo, sour cream, and guacamole.
Yuca con Chicharron
Crispy chunks of pork with fried yuca topped with tomatoes and pickled cabbage.
Yuca Rellena (2)
Deep fried yuca stuffed with chicken and cheese, served on a bed of red onions and lettuce.
Tamales de Pollo (2)
Chicken tamales served with pico de gallo.
Ceviche
Tender white fish marinated with fresh lime juice, onions, and cilantro.
Mussels
Sautéed in a ginger and garlic sauce.
Gambas al Ajillo
Shrimp sautéed in a garlic and olive oil sauce.
Pupusas
Revueltas, Queso, Loroco, Frijol y Queso. Pollo | Locas.
SOUP
Sopa de Pollo
Chicken soup with rice and vegetables.
Sopa de Res
Beef soup with vegetables.
Sopa de Mondongo
Beef tripe soup with vegetables.
Mariscada
Seafood soup with chunks of tilapia, mussels, clams, scallops, shrimp, and crab meat. Served with a side of white jasmine rice.
SALADS & WRAPS
Brasa Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, carrots, cucumbers, hearts of palm, avocado, and red onions. Grilled Chicken | Steak | Salmon | Shrimp.
Mango & Jicama Salad (Seasonal)
ceburg lettuce, mango, jicama, onions and red peppers. Mixed in a citrus dressing. Grilled Chicken | Steak | Salmon | Shrimp.
Wraps
Flour Tortilla with guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo lettuce and cheese. Served with two sides. Pulled chicken | Grilled Chicken | Steak | Salmon | Shrimp.
ENTREES
Grilled Salmon
Grilled fresh filet of salmon topped with a white caper sauce. Served with jasmine rice and steamed vegetables.
Trucha con Marisco
Pan fried trout with shrimp and scallop in a light cream sauce. Served with jasmine rice and salad.
Trucha Frita
Pan fried trout served with jasmine rice and salad.
Camarones ala Plancha
Six grilled jumbo shrimp served with jasmine rice and salad.
Camarones Entomatados (Sautéed Shrimp)
Six jumbo shrimp sautéed with tomatoes, garlic, onions, peppers and white wine. Served with jasmine rice and salad.
Tilapia
Pan fried tilapia topped with shrimp, mushrooms, spring onions, garlic, in a white wine sauce. Served with jasmine rice and plantains.
NY Steak
8oz steak served with jasmine rice and salad.
Mar y Tierra
A New York Steak with three jumbo shrimp. Served with jasmine rice and salad.
Fajitas
Tender sizzling hot strips served on a bed of vegetables. Served with yellow rice and beans, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and flour tortillas. Veggies | Grilled chicken | Steak | Salmon | Shrimp | Trio.
Carne Asada
Tender marinated steak. Served with jasmine rice and pico de gallo.
ROTISSERIE
1/4 Dark | 1/4 White | 1/2 Chicken
Served with your choice of 2 sides.
Combo #1
One whole chicken served with 3 sides.
Combo #2
Two whole chickens served with 4 sides.
SIDES
French Fries
Fried Plantains
Fried Yuca
Coleslaw
House Salad
Pico de Gallo
Vegetables
Rice & Beans
Black Beans
Jasmine Rice
DESSERTS AND DRINKS
DESSERTS
Flan
Tres Leches
Empanadas De Platano
WINE
Wine
Wine by glass or bottle | Sangria by glass or pitcher.
BEER
Corona
Corona Light
Dos Equis Amber
Dos Equis Lager
Heineken
Miller Lite
Modelo Especial
Negra Modelo
Stella Artois
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Central American, Salvadoran
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

I will take family style restaurant over chain places any time. LA Brasa makes the chips fresh and make the dessert themselves too (not store bought like other places). The Cuban shredded steak is good, love the black bean and the plantain is not fried...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ilin C
Reviewed June 23, 2018

I liked it because the portions were not as huge as in some places, but the food was delicious. I have been there at lunch time when they are full and busy, but the last time was mid-afternoon. Service was great. Food was made to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tamah G
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Really great casual dining but well- trained wait staff. Love the lomo saltado and pisco sours. Good choices - good prices.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Dayle M
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Everything is fresh, tasty and amazing. Been to a lot of places to eat in Central and South America and this is as good! We had to the flank steak, shrimp, tilapia and quesadillas. Fantastic. Plantains our of this world - just cooked perfectly. Great...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Note: I am only reviewing the food as I ordered Delivery via Grubhub, so I can't speak to the restaurant environment or the quality of service. I never have high expectations of food that comes delivered but I must say, La Brasa's food arrived looking...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MDTJ
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Went for a lunch wish a colleague. Good service and food. We came at about 12. The place was busy but servers were great and quick. They said that a couple was getting ready to leave and we could seat and wait just few minutes....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LashikB
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

This place is unbeatable for the price. For takeout or dining in, consistent tasty food each time. Perfect example of an amazing hole in the wall. It doesn’t look like much from the outside but La Brasa continues to deliver on tasty Latin/Pan-American food. Very...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Renée H
Reviewed July 13, 2017

In the neighborhood where I was having vehicle service, La Brasa was warmly recommended by the service representative at the shop desk. This is an industrial area: to my knowledge, this is one of two eating places available to the general public. The establishment was...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TacoTripper
Reviewed June 3, 2017

First time at this unique restaurant in Rockville. Comfortable and welcoming, we were happy with the drinks, the food, and the service. Everyone enjoyed their choices of which there were many. The drinks were a big hit with the guacamole and chips. Desert was buy...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Searcher59
Reviewed May 21, 2017

We had an early dinner here last night with our 3 1/2 year old son. The food was very good and my husband loved the Ropa Vieja.

Date of visit: May 2017
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