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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
17:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Vancouver, Washington
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Incredible, beautiful food. Fresh seafood, we had the Ceviche with Mahi Mahi, the Pulpo Gallegos (octopus) and the fried oysters to start -- fantastic! My husband had the wok fried whole fish (hogfish, yum!) and I had the Crispy Skin Bronzini, so good and healthy!! Wonderful. My son enjoyed the tasty burger w porkbelly and fries. A very talented team... More 

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Champion, pa
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a large lunch so we went to the bar and had some of. The bar menu and a few items off the dinner venue. Every thing was wonderful especially the bar and food service . Prices were normal for a place as neat as this.

Thank rastmus
ponce inlet florida
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103 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Who is writing these reviews? We had lunch there last weekend and they actually served me a plate of fried batter! I ordered fried oysters as this is a good time of year for them. What they served was only the batter. There was not one single oyster there. When I told the waitress, she sent the manager over and... More 

Thank flyingfish20
Orlando, Florida
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We had eaten at the owner's other restaurant previously so we were excited to try the original. It was great! Service was on point, food and wine was delicious, atmosphere is warm and inviting. We ordered many small plates and everything was very good- it is hidden in a shopping center but has been open for 17 years. When in... More 

Thank 14dottie
Ruskin, Florida
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108 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

WE LOVED THIS RESTAURANT!!!!! great atmosphere, super polished service, and food that would compete with restaurants in some of the big "foodie" cities in the world! cocktails to die for! too many to pick from but found a couple that were DELICIOUS! had the foie gras appetizer.....was like a foie gras fondue, could have eaten the dish it was served... More 

Thank pyramoon
Maitland, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food with a Cuban flavor. Deep fried while red snapper is the best. Sunday brunch is great. Only issue is the high noise level. No brewed ice tea or cappuccino.

Thank James P
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Three of us ate on a Friday night, enjoyed the Rhumba Brother's music. Yuca encrusted sword, asked for it lightly cooked and it was perfect. Pork Bolongese was delicious and the fish tacos were great too. Had a crab Croqueta appetizer that was excellent too.

Thank Jack C
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The food was good. I had the regular burger that is on sale on Tuesdays and we also had the Cuban sandwich with rice and beans. Everything came out nice looking and was very tasty. The bread and olive oil was very good. Loved it. I would give it 5 stars, but I thought it was a bit pricy for... More 

Thank Debbie S
Lake Mary, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Reservations were made and table was ready for 10. Service was great, attentive and on point. Now food review--I will say ok/good, not great. Supposed to be Spanish flavors, they were present, just not dominating. Appetizers are over priced by far--3 conch fritters for $15! They were tasty, but not worth $5 a piece. Fried olives way out of price... More 

Thank Janie P
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This place is the real deal food excellent presented world class taste superb not cheap but you pay for quality recommend people that enjoy good eating!

Thank Roger p

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Spanish, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Cuban
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
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
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 have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?