After 40 years in business, Sarasota restaurant to close its doors

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Posted: Monday, April 28, 2014 4:59 pm

SARASOTA. Fla. -- A long-time family restaurant in Sarasota has announced that it will soon close its doors after 40 years.

El Adobe on Tamiami Trail just south of Bee Ridge Road plans to close on May 10th. The popular Mexican restaurant has been open since 1974.

In a letter distributed to employees recently, its owner explained that she is planning to retire. “We will close on a high note and on a good note, and have plenty of time to celebrate the many years of goodwill and good food we have shared together before our doors close for good on 5/10.”

El Adobe is believed to be one of the oldest restaurant and bars in Sarasota.

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1 comment:

  • Cathleen posted at 7:58 pm on Mon, Apr 28, 2014.

    Cathleen Posts: 1

    Going to miss this place. I worked there for 10 years and we were like a family then and still feel like they are my family when I visited now and then, I made many friends both from employees and customers, it was one of Sarasota's friendliest place to have a great dinner and enjoy some good drinks. Adios amigos.



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