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El Tamarindo Cafe

$$ - $$$Latin, , Spanish
233 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2544
+1 954-467-5115
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“churrasco” (11 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Latin, Central American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
233 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2544
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, American, cuban, Peruvian and more. The staff is beyond magnificent and friendly and will make you enjoy every morsel of each course. The pear ravioli is beyond delicious, the bread and dip will make you crave more and more. The sangria in a proper...More

Thank brooklyngirln
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited a few days ago, the food was of excellent quality, big portions to share! The service was friendly and professional; they were willing to accomodate your requests.

Thank 9JulioG
Reviewed 7 October 2018

There is nothing short of amazing on this menu. Everything is in big portions when it comes to food and dining experience. Tamarindo's owners are warm and inviting. whether its for just a dinner with friends or business meeting, you know your someone important. Be...More

Thank oceanglider
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Mariscada Soup. I had it “regular” for lunch. There is also a cream version made with coconut milk. Hands down this was the best seafood that I have ever had and the meal ranks in my all time top five. A rich seafood broth loaded...More

Thank CurtC972
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Sumptuous food selection for inexpensive price range good for Family size.Great staffs who are willing to extend all needed service and assistance to us. Kudos to your Chefs!

Thank CaiGaviola
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch on the way back from Key West. This is a Latin restaurant that also serves some American and Mexican cuisine. Absolutely the best chicken burrito and steak quesadillas anywhere on the planet. The chicken is seasoned to...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Only guests on a Tuesday night. My chicken was way over cooked, they forgot my salad, brought scotch to father who asked for a specific bourbon

Thank Retiredteacher1211
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This family run restaurant is a hidden gem. The family who runs this restaurant want you to feel like you’re at their home table. If they have the crab soup. Don’t miss it. Mixed grill fantastic too !!

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

So good and soooo inexpensive. I’ve been coming here for years at the recommendation of one of my best friends John. It’s a hole in the wall, mom and pop place. They always start you with Cuban flat bread that is served warm with chimichurri...More

Thank AntonioD917UES
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I haven't been to this restaurant in about a year. I was pleasantly surprised that the service, food and ambiance remained the same as ever. The presence of the owners garantees that service and quality are always too.

Thank Cecilia A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2544
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-467-5115
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