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Tequila Cantina - CLOSED

1454 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5715
+1 941-554-8586
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible27%
9 Apr 2015
“Go for the Blue Cornmeal Calamari! Stay for the music!”
16 Aug 2014
“Great food and music”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Bar
1454 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5715
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

New place on Main St. SRQ! Menu has some great appetizers and ideas. Had the calamari and it was a nice change from the prebreaded junk you get elsewhere. This used blue cornmeal, was prepared just perfectly. Came with marinara and a really nice little...More

Thank amy099
Reviewed 17 August 2014

It is not my first time there, but this time was way different than before. I was with my mother that loves mexican food and I personally love tequila, so we decided to give them a second chance. Our server was the manager and I...More

Thank Camila N
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

First of all, the food made us sick. Several hours after eating here we were violently ill, which is not surprising since we tried to send back the half cooked food, which the manager still made us pay for. They said they already had one...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 30 April 2014

*New Chef* We stopped by TC on a whim. Our server was awesome. He was very informative and patient for us first timers! We ordered 3 different types of soft shell tacos, chips salsa & guacamole that were beyond great. After we received our check...More

2  Thank Cathie M
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Great place to grab a few margaritas with some friends! They have a great happy hour!! And the nachos are awesome!!

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 4 April 2014

There was 4 people @ bar and 3 tables at time of visit. After I was served initial drink I was never acknowledged by any employee. The one female bartender I guessed thought it was a gentleman club, cause she rubbed up against and tried...More

Thank bepedler
TequilaCantina1454, Manager at Tequila Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2014

Hello, I see that you had a very bad experience at our restaurant. I'm sorry about that. We had just taken over ownership of the property. I'm sure we do not have that bartender you are referring to in the review anymore. We have new...More

Reviewed 21 January 2014

Had dinner at Tequila Cantina with several couples -- possibly the worst meal I've had in years. The menu descriptions are enticing but the food that arrives on your table doesn't compare. Some of the items we ordered were missing the side dishes and when...More

Thank LovesToTravelSue
Reviewed 13 January 2014

If you Love tequila, I'm sure your opinion will be different (they have over 100 types to choose from & seem well educated on all of them). We just went for a late night drink (not tequila), while the waitress was sweet, they didn't have...More

Thank Tory310
Reviewed 3 December 2013

My family and I went for lunch when we were downtown We all ended up getting sick. Beware! Stay away, far away. Good for drinks if your out at night.

Thank fooodE4Life
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

I often drink tequila and when I do I visit the tequila cantina. The drinks are good and the women are loose When you in sarasota and looking to have a great tequila and talk to some really dumb women. This is the place.

Thank DrtimothyCarroll
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Bar
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1454 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236-5715
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-554-8586
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