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El Warike

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4226 26th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-3516
+1 941-755-4222
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Toms River, New Jersey
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114 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice diversion off the beachy beaten track. It's situated away from the beach, in a small nondescript plaza. Our food was delicious starting with the ceviche appetizer to the entrees of grilled corvina, shrimp & chicken with rice, and the belly busting, chicken fried rice ( big appetites only). If you go, look for the coupons available... More 

Thank Francis M
Ruskin, Florida
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62 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us ate a late lunch here on a Sunday afternoon. The food was delicious but we couldn't eat it all no matter how much we wanted to. The portions were huge! Certainly enough to split. We loved the corvina and the paella was very tasty,too. The dip and grilled corn was excellent and we ate every bit of... More 

Thank BEWatermelon
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Not a very good experience given how amazing Peruvian food is. In my opinion, the cook did everything to ruin it. The calamary was as hard a shoe sole, we told this to the waitress, she took the plate with her and brought it back saying that the cook commented that is how it must be, the ají de gallina... More 

Thank Turista0010
Holmes Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

This is our third visit to El Warike, and each time the food has been very good to delicious. A complimentary appetizer is "barely popped" large kernels of corn with a spicy green sauce, which are mildly addictive. The entree presentation is very nice. This time I had grilled beef churasco with shrimp picante while my wife had a marinated... More 

Thank David C
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

I was driving on a Saturday evening and found this quaint place. My curiosity bested me and I was pleased. Quite and affordable but also delicious and well managed. I will definitely return!

Thank ZachB1538
Sarasota, Florida
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

4 of us went for dinner, the place is small and quaint, only about 9 tables and ONE server/ hostess/ busboy for the whole place. So service was rushed and missing. Food was pretty good, a bit pricey for what you get. BUT there were only 4 of us and unbeknownst to us they automatically added gratuity of $20 to... More 

Thank dsinger35
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to a Peruvian restaurant and it won't be our last. The half fish cerviche was excellent.... The flavours amazing. This is one of the best meals that we have had in Florida over the last 22 years. We will definitely be coming back.

Thank HeadT27
Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

The best meal I had on my entire visit to Florida! Everything was incredibly fresh and delicious. Quality food that was truly unique. A must stop when visiting Bradenton.

Thank AK K
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Great service and delicious food. From appetizer to entry plates, this place has it all. I didn't expect to find a Peruvian restaurant around this area. They don't take American Express . Happy to stop by next time.

Thank alexusfamily
Redlands, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

We went to dinner with friends who haven't dined here In two years. We tried two appetizers, fish cerviche and the corvina with yellow pepper sauce to enjoy a bit of everything. What wonderful flavors! We spoke to the chef and the compliments we shared were well received. He was humble and was pleased we enjoyed his efforts. We finished... More 

Thank janet350

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4226 26th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-3516
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-755-4222

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