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Mariscos Azteca Mexican Seafood Restaurant

1100 N Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34237-3011
+1 941-954-5500
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1100 N Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34237-3011
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While the staff is friendly, the food is lacking anything special. The ceviche is basa/swai which is certainly not a fish I would want to eat in a ceviche. The tortilla soup tasted canned. Everything was rather bland with very poor quality ingredients. Nothing was...More

1  Thank downtownresident
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Last night I ordered the Pulpo Ceviche and it was excellent! Tender chunks of octopus with tomatoes, cilantro and lime. Then the Sopes! Dang Man! Beautiful and Tasty! I want a sope every day! The Best!

Thank CaptainCrunch941
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in on our way to the hotel for dinner. We left after about 2 minutes due to it being about 80+ degrees inside. Not sure if it's always that hot or the air is out. I noticed others complaining about...More

1  Thank Miller S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We were very impressed with the food. Tamales were fantastic. Nachos with steak as delicious. I had the carne mexicana. Everything was good

Thank DebbieLR
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have lunch at Mariscos almost every Thursday! The owners and servers are very kind and welcoming. Their homemade salsa is The Best and served with chips when seated. Here, I found my love for the "Michelada"- a cervesa, spicy Clamato and...More

Thank Trixi61
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The food is really good. Everything taste super fresh. My husband loved his steak fajitas. The ratio of veggies and meat was on point. Love the guacamole and the salsa has a really good kick without been spicy. I really enjoy my fish tacos as...More

Thank Nais9110
Reviewed 30 July 2017

For years I have told people "there's not a decent Mexican restaurant in Sarasota".....for the last 2 1/2 yrs I have given up completely and would only eat Mexican when I would go home to Kentucky. I have not been home for 3 months and...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Great service, great food, inexpensive prices, and close by. What more could I ask? I ordered the shrimp quesadilla and my friend had the nachos. Both for less than$20 and really good!

Thank jeanninelehman
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Very attentive, friendly service Octopus ceviche was outstanding Would return on our next trip to the area

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Friendly staff and real home cooking make this little restaurant a gem. The food is fresh and delicious. My new favorite is Cochinata Pibil---like a Pork Osso Bucco..what a great taste; and the price is unbelievably low. This is not the standard Mexican restaurant; it...More

Thank John L
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Jamie F
27 August 2017|
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Response from CapnDoug941 | Reviewed this property |
It seems that you're asking me to refund your $$, i'm not affiliated, but $48 isn't enough to throw someone under the bus for. They are great people and are busy enough that this shouldn't be a big deal to them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 N Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34237-3011
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-954-5500
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