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El Pescador - CLOSED

1603 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
+1 941-312-4711
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
28 Feb 2014
“Chiopino-- fish soup the way it should be.”
16 Jan 2014
“Not So Good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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1603 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2014

Our visit was most enjoyable. The Chiopino was generous with a great variety of fish and seafood and fine broth. My partner had been before and was aware of changes over the past few years but found the food as acceptable as in the past....More

Thank MurrayTO
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Based on prior Trip Advisor reviews, we gave it a try. Based on eight opportunities to get a dish or service right, the waitress got six of them wrong and a last item (ordering a cappuccino) their machine was out for repairs. As for the...More

Thank Al H
Reviewed 9 December 2013

The food was outstanding and the staff was very attentive. The ciopinno fish soup was a very large order chuck full of a variety of sea food. Their signature rosemary bread was a perfect accompaniment.

Thank skinsail
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Went this this restaurant a few times last year when we were in town visiting family and it was excellent. Someone suggested this restaurant because it was a sister of 15 South in St. Armand's Key which is a family favorite. The family decided to...More

Thank PaintedSunrise
Reviewed 14 April 2013

I dined with my friend. The waiter was initially very friendly. Food was good, not great. It was nicely presented. Service broke down completely after food was served. We never saw the waiter again. No bread for our table. No refills on iced tea. We...More

Thank Suki15000
Reviewed 9 April 2013

One of out friends recommended this restaurant so we thought we would give it a try. Have to say the food was amazing and the service was outstanding! We will defiantly be back!

Thank Nicole8779
Reviewed 27 February 2013

My wife and I dined for the second time tonight at El Pescador, just down the trail from where we are staying. We enjoyed the meal tonight as much as we did the first. I had a terrific seafood dish, my wife had a very...More

Thank Blair C
Reviewed 25 February 2013

We went on a Sunday evening and were seated immediately. The first waiter who approached the table did not sk whether anyone wanted drinks. He told us about 2 specials and didn't return.The second waiter told us there were additional specials but again did not...More

Thank lakeminerv
Reviewed 23 February 2013

We had dinner this past week with another couple and all were very pleased with our meals. The other couple has eaten at El Pescador several times and has always been pleased, so they wanted us to experience it too. The location is in a...More

Thank jwitte1809
Reviewed 3 January 2013

El Pescador offers friendly, concerned service and food that isn't the usual red sauce and cheese in a very comfortable and attractive setting. This has been a hard-luck location for restaurants; hope this incarnation succeeds!

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34236-2438
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-312-4711
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