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El Carajo

2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
+1 305-856-2424
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (86 reviews)
“chorizo” (21 reviews)
“caldo gallego” (7 reviews)
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Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2465 SW 17th Ave, Miami, FL 33145-3809
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Any Foodie will tell you to trust your nose and be open to the unexpected. I stopped for gas on the corner of 17th & Dixie where I-95 ends. I was an out of town businessman looking for my hotel, caught in commuter traffic at...More

Thank Bushwulf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You would never know this place existed unless friends insisted you should go. It is located inside a gas station with only a small sign showing its name. It is so much worth it to go in to enjoy all they have to offer from...More

Thank Lourdes G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had heard good things about this restaurant so I decided to make a reservation and take my husband. However we got there and they let another table go before us just because they were a party of 3 and we were 2. The manager...More

Thank Debbie Terreros R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been meaning to go for several years. It finally happened. The Patatas a la Brava were amazing. The spicy sauce wasn't too spicy for me. My husband stuck to ketchup. The ribs were so filling. There were 6 of them and it had...More

Thank TousPourUn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW, we happened upon here by accident. The food is INCREDIBLE! The wine selection is very good, they have a decent deli case, and a great pastry case. Our waitress was quite snooty but the food was so freakin good that I did not care....More

Thank mountainsrivers99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you think of getting something to eat at a gas station, it usually involves some type of roller food or bags of chips. El Carajo is the complete opposite of that. When you walk in the bakery is outstanding. The wine selection is exceptional...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amusing gas station location belies great service and excellent paella in an informal, lively setting. Bring your own wine or buy in the retail store attached or ask your waiter to make a selection...corkage fee only. Often full, always fun.

Thank spencerusa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place in inside a gas station which that in it's self is fun! Inside you have a full beautiful spanish restaurant and also a small cafe with available to purchase Wines and beers and other delights. Don't miss this its awesome!

Thank cari0805
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I am here at the entrance close to the sign " wait to be seated", then I have people arriving and not respecting the sign, when I asked to the hostess I was waiting at the sign, and was ignored, she answered me, the client...More

Thank carica098
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Ira R
23 February 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 9:00 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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