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Samba Room

7468 West Sand Lake Road
Orlando, FL 32819

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(407) 226-0550

  • Sun - 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
  • Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
  • Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am

Cuisine: American Restaurants, Coffee and Tea, Mexican Restaurants, Seafood Restaurants, Steak Restaurants

4.5 of 5.0 from 184 reviews

price range:$26 to $50


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  • Nashly NTableside guacamole and Taco Tuesday specials!

    55555 by Nashly N

  • Jimmy RGuacamole, made in front of you and to your liking of spice level...hot chips with a sprinkle of spice...great service, great food and really cool place. We got to sit at a table with a lake view.

    55555 by Jimmy R

  • Rioghnach fGood happy hour!!!

    55555 by Rioghnach f

  • Tracy D.Bottomless bloody's, super yummy chicken taco soup and carne asada tacos

    55555 by Tracy D.

  • Mike W.Slightly upscale Mexican restaurant. Always a line, but you can usually find availability on OpenTable. Get the tableside guacamole, it is to die for! Everything on the menu is awesome.

    55555 by Mike W.

  • Lisa RAmazing nachos!

    55555 by Lisa R

  • Steve CTableside guacamole is amazing!!! Good food and drinks!

    55555 by Steve C

  • Taxi MLovely place and taxis available night. www.taxiinorlando.com

    55555 by Taxi M

  • Camille STable side guac!

    55555 by Camille S

  • Jenn B.Everything here is awesome! We normally use OpenTable to get a spot as they get quite busy. Try the guacamole at the table & the Mexican donut dessert! Also the negro margarita is amazeballs !

    55555 by Jenn B.

  • Hagar TVery good food and music

    55555 by Hagar T

  • Syreeta J.Drinks are good. I had 2 ground beef tacos which were also very good. Great happy hour spot!

    55555 by Syreeta J.

  • Nicolás DulantoGreat Margarita

    55555 by Nicolás Dulanto

  • Tim S.Good food. Loud and lively. Possibly fueled by tequila! Enjoy.

    55555 by Tim S.

  • VallyriComplimentary valet parking, tv in the restroom, lots of tequila (like good ones) and the chips are yummy. Not spicy though.

    55555 by Vallyri

  • Robert Brooksfun place to go hang out. good food great drinks but it get packed so go early....

    55555 by Robert Brooks

  • Cynthia M.Excellent margaritas and the guacamole made at your table to taste is very good.

    55555 by Cynthia M.

  • FernandoTry the burrito

    55555 by Fernando

  • Brenda FGuacamole is amazing! Surf n turf and the steak molcajete is good too! You gotta try the chili mango margarita!

    55555 by Brenda F

  • Tameka H.The drinks are on point but the food is mediocre

    33333 by Tameka H.

  • Fernando S.Overpriced tacos, over priced drinks and extremely packed.. Takes forever to even get a drink.. 17 dollars for 3 shitty tacos and 14 dollars for some dry guacamole? Never again

    22222 by Fernando S.

  • Frank RodriguezChips with guacamole are the best! Everything is good but personally not the most original or delicious. I had better Mexican food in other places.

    55555 by Frank Rodriguez

  • Steve D.Rocking those taco's and other great Mexican food! Try the ceviche of the day.

    55555 by Steve D.

  • Filippo C.Everything!!!! Wow

    55555 by Filippo C.


    55555 by Adriana R

  • Ryan H.Unlimited mimosas and bloody Marys for brunch!

    55555 by Ryan H.

  • Heather BEverything is good here but I particularly love the mushroom quesadilla or the mushroom tacos.

    55555 by Heather B

  • Abigail A.Kitschy but so yummy and fun.

    55555 by Abigail A.

  • Joe TSave room for churro !!

    55555 by Joe T

  • Stan H.Definitely ask for patio seating. It's on the lake, under cover, and under fans with A/C pouring out of the open wall to the main dining area. Very cool, and very "cool!"

    55555 by Stan H.

  • Daniel G.Water, music, good food, reasonable prices! Winning! ! !

    55555 by Daniel G.

  • Kacian SSide table guac is a must!!!

    55555 by Kacian S

  • Erica JThe food here is great and their selection of tequila is incredible. I was unaware that there were so many types of tequila. The margaritas were delicious!

    55555 by Erica J

  • Erica JThe food was amazing!!!

    55555 by Erica J

  • Allan V.400 tequillas, oh my.........and 2 patios😁

    55555 by Allan V.

  • Laura Vanessa MWatermelon mojito👌

    55555 by Laura Vanessa M

  • Bruce MartinThe steak and plaintain fajitas are DELICIOUS and unique. Also loved the homemade guacamole!

    55555 by Bruce Martin

  • Iván Hernández VEl guacamole al centro es ideal para botanear mientras llega la comida.

    55555 by Iván Hernández V

  • Meredith MillerLoved the atmosphere but the food was not good. Just get guacamole and drinks. You'll get a better taco from Taco Bell.

    33333 by Meredith Miller

  • Daniel WaldoGuacamole 😻

    55555 by Daniel Waldo

  • Charles BaloupLugar enooorme. Buena ambiente. Comida americana mexicana aceptable. Recomiendo...no hay que ir en plan de foodies ...pero de reventon

    55555 by Charles Baloup

  • David WhitmanFlank steak great. Enchiladas dry but tasty. Tacos are small to average. Guac is great but pricey at 12+

    55555 by David Whitman

  • Chris BrownLove it, but can you turn the music down just a notch.

    55555 by Chris Brown

  • Emerson Franco de MenezesÓtimo atendimento. Ambiente sensacional e comida maravilhosa. Recomendo!

    55555 by Emerson Franco de Menezes

  • Barbara B.I just had the best French toast of my life. Come to brunch and have the pan dulce.

    55555 by Barbara B.

  • Paul OjedaGreat tacos !!!!

    55555 by Paul Ojeda

  • Michael PrinceFresh guacamole, fish tacos, sangria.

    55555 by Michael Prince

  • Cristina GomezDo not like ambience or food!

    33333 by Cristina Gomez

  • Jen S.Con mi work familia!

    55555 by Jen S.

  • Die & LauSuper noisy place!!!! shhh!! Not for a conversation...food is Ok...I miss Mexico!!!

    55555 by Die & Lau

  • Soren SchomburgYou have to get the table prepared guacamole. It is so good. Also try the fresh made churros as a dessert. It is like heaven!

    55555 by Soren Schomburg

  • Carla CamejoThe brooklyn from "Tacos de calle" are amazing and a healthy choice while wanting something different from a salad.

    55555 by Carla Camejo

  • KrystallI hate avacados but the table side guac made me a convert. Amazeballs. Saturday night is full of douchnozzles and bored trophy wives on the prowl so the atmosphere leaves much to be desired.

    55555 by Krystall

  • Jose VieyraService is great. I love all the liquor that they carry. Great place to be with friends on the weekends, but it gets pretty crowded.

    55555 by Jose Vieyra

  • Kayla ShawSangrias and margaritas! Avoid draft corona light.

    55555 by Kayla Shaw

  • JCThe tacos!!

    33333 by JC

  • Lindsay C.Really great food, loved the Baja combo. Their Tres Leche cake was kind of dry. Service is always great!

    55555 by Lindsay C.

  • Brandy McMullenWe got the taco salad & fajitas to go -staying in a hotel. The salad was amazing! The fajitas didn't come with actual tortillas? Mexican pie was gross way too rich and we were bummed to throw it out.

    33333 by Brandy McMullen

  • T.J. A.Sit at the bar. Get full service and don't have to wait 2 hours for a table. Jem is an awesome bartender! She took great care of us.

    55555 by T.J. A.

  • Ruben Solano ValenciaGreat food, even if is not a real authentic Mexican food. At awesome Tequila selection

    55555 by Ruben Solano Valencia

  • Anthony SarnowThe guacamole is amazing!!!

    55555 by Anthony Sarnow

  • Sari G.The hostess told us it would be an hour wait but our table was ready in 20 minutes. Table side guac is amazing. Margaritas are delish. Atmosphere is great for a night out!

    33333 by Sari G.

  • Kelly HGuacmole is a must

    55555 by Kelly H

  • Fernando TomacAsk for the fresh-made guaca. The best I ever had.

    55555 by Fernando Tomac

  • Michael A.Food was good, service was kinda meh.

    33333 by Michael A.

  • A K.Large portions ask for limited ice in margueritas as they are 50% ice!!

    55555 by A K.

  • DanaLOVE this place. Must get table side guacamole. Little pricey, but worth it every time. This place has never disappointed. We bring friends there all the time and they love it and want to return.

    55555 by Dana

  • Derek B.Free bottle of tequila on your birthday!

    55555 by Derek B.

  • Mike J.Food was good again. Unfortunately we didn't have the best server.

    33333 by Mike J.

  • Andrew N.Guacamole is made to order at table - get some! Drinks are great, service rocks and atmosphere is just perfect.

    55555 by Andrew N.

  • Tony C.Great Mexican food but also very busy and very loud

    55555 by Tony C.

  • Brenda CGreat nachos but get the half serving. Huge portions!

    55555 by Brenda C

  • Brandi CJai makes the best Guac!

    55555 by Brandi C

  • Scott A.God bless Ricco's management. They are the best. Kimberly and the other 3 managers made our anniversary an incredible time. Kudos to you guys. Your the bomb.

    55555 by Scott A.

  • Pinky P.Amazing place. Highly recommend to everyone.

    55555 by Pinky P.

  • Elaine M.They have the best guacamole and make it in front of u! Great place for a crazy birthday! Saturday nights they have an awesome DJ!

    55555 by Elaine M.

  • Michael B.Holy crap, the Chop Salad is enormous. Probably better for two to share. Good, but not a "light" dish.

    55555 by Michael B.

  • Gabriella T.Delicious as usual!

    55555 by Gabriella T.

  • Aida Perez F.Food was just OK, plenty of room for improvement. Staff is very nice, music choice stinks!

    55555 by Aida Perez F.

  • Holly F.There ahold be a law against not getting the guacamole. The mahi tacos with fried tomato was nothing short of life changing. Perhaps it was the antioxidant margarita?

    33333 by Holly F.

  • Jo Ann SAmazing food!! Their Margaritas rocks..definitely coming back

    55555 by Jo Ann S

  • Arif ~Mubashir H.Great food, great service !!! If it's a cool evening, sit outside lakeside.

    55555 by Arif ~Mubashir H.

  • ThomasBeware of the chain smokers on the patio when trying to eat on a Fri/Sat night. Also the occasional douche who thinks he's cool smoking a cigar. Ugh.

    33333 by Thomas

  • Scott K. E.Glad I brought my trophy wife and her friend. Feel like I fit in better!! Food and drinks are top line. Try the table side guac!!!!!!

    55555 by Scott K. E.

  • Antonio F.bloody mary & guac - do it!

    55555 by Antonio F.

  • Michael H.Tuesday is definitely a happening night! All you can eat tacos!!

    55555 by Michael H.

  • Sherry F.You must get the tableside guacamole... the best ever!

    55555 by Sherry F.

  • Doug FAsk for Katelyn as your server. Best sevice!

    55555 by Doug F

  • Ifutbol Agents (.Bad food good party......

    33333 by Ifutbol Agents (.

  • Robert R.Dress nice...hose n heels ladies.

    33333 by Robert R.

  • Jennifer RExcellent margaritas

    55555 by Jennifer R

  • MaryPeople come here to be seen because it's definitely not for the mediocre food and terrible service.

    22222 by Mary

  • Cliff C.All the tacos are delicious -- best bang for the buck. The steak & plantain quesadillas will rock your world.

    55555 by Cliff C.

  • Evelyn K.Excellent atmosphere, good drinks!!

    55555 by Evelyn K.

  • Chaz P.Chorizo an Rocco's Tacos, yummy

    55555 by Chaz P.

  • Nick NardyBest tequila selection of anywhere. A bit pricey but you get what you pay for! Tableside guac is a must!

    55555 by Nick Nardy

  • Kim C.Not too pleased with their guacamole, but overall great vibe and nice crowd!

    55555 by Kim C.

  • Hector S.Nothing like watching some shady guy dealing coke on a Saturday night

    33333 by Hector S.

  • ConstanceThis place is the best

    55555 by Constance

  • Bill S.Awesome food and great atmosphere.

    55555 by Bill S.

  • Ro MThe margaritas, guacamole, and California fish taccos are amazing!!!

    55555 by Ro M

  • Adam SGet them raspberry coconut mojitos

    55555 by Adam S

  • Michael M.Food is good. Great atmosphere. Service is questionable. Not the quickest on the ordering.

    55555 by Michael M.

  • Chirag P. Shah PI think I found my go to place in Orlando. Great food and great atmosphere. The tableside guacamole is insanely delicious.

    55555 by Chirag P. Shah P

  • Joe K.Loved the nachos.

    55555 by Joe K.

  • Tom T.Awesome food!! All fresh and clean.. Love it!!

    55555 by Tom T.

  • JASON BThe fajita dish was amazing.

    55555 by JASON B

  • Marisa F.Destroyed nachos

    22222 by Marisa F.

  • Julie FieldDon't order the Bloody Mary. Not so good.

    55555 by Julie Field

  • Karen B.Awesome food!!

    55555 by Karen B.

  • Tommy H.Table side Guac FtW!!!

    55555 by Tommy H.

  • CelesteChorizo tacos are good. Didn't really care for the others. Blended Mango margarita pitcher is a must!

    55555 by Celeste

  • GabeAsk them for vegan friendly options, they are more than willing to accommodate your needs. Great food and huge portions.

    55555 by Gabe

  • Traveler F.Rocking the vibe

    55555 by Traveler F.

  • G P.Excellent service, atmosphere and service. I highly recommend this place! Oh yeah and the DJ arrives around 8:30pm.

    55555 by G P.

  • Michelle W.Great place!! Don't miss guac

    55555 by Michelle W.

  • Tommy ⚡ B.Need regular salted chips bad!

    22222 by Tommy ⚡ B.

  • Jen HallFantastic guac!!

    55555 by Jen Hall

  • Glenda EDid not like the place. Food is nothing to write home about, overpriced drinks with a club vibe

    33333 by Glenda E

  • Riki I.Cool atmosphere. .overpriced mediocre food and drinks.

    33333 by Riki I.

  • Sadiq L.Try the tequila

    55555 by Sadiq L.

  • Elisha C.Like most others said already, mediocre and overpriced. Service was AWFUL. Had to flag down other servers to get out own. Margs were watered down. Go to Chuy's!

    22222 by Elisha C.

  • Denise SMediocre and overpriced. For claiming to be authentic you would expect the tortillas to be at least homemade. I do not recommend.

    33333 by Denise S

  • Steve H.Tasty taco's if you want to be able to afford the high society tequila go to f5media.com

    55555 by Steve H.

  • Ezra E.Order the famous guacamole

    33333 by Ezra E.

  • Karen M.Excellent!! Try the steak, plantain and black bean quesadilla!! Delicious

    55555 by Karen M.

  • BEB€ I.Food suck ass. Great location at the outsider bar. But food sucks ass.

    22222 by BEB€ I.

  • Amanda W.Ron is the best bartender ever! :) He can make u anything, very original! :)

    55555 by Amanda W.

  • Raychelle VPeople need to nicer. At least ACT like you like your life. Food is good, tho.

    33333 by Raychelle V

  • Alex D.WORST SERVICE EVER! First try they give a shellfish allergy a dish with shrimp. Second try with scallops. Then the waiter yelled at me saying I ordered the wrong thing when I clearly didn't.

    11111 by Alex D.

  • Veronica DavisBad service from servers. Hostess seems to hate her job. Food not worth tolerating the terrible staff.

    11111 by Veronica Davis

  • Luis Galo C.Awasome place, service really nice

    55555 by Luis Galo C.

  • SunSpots Tom R.Find a quiet place if possible. Wonderful atmosphere and design but school lunchroom acoustics.

    55555 by SunSpots Tom R.

  • Mike J.The service and food is fantastic.

    55555 by Mike J.

  • Mister Q.The food is good. No pretense or fanciness. It weighs you a bit down because the cooks love that grease that tastes good. No other place or food like it in Orlando. Carne Asada my favorite.

    55555 by Mister Q.

  • Kat M.Made reservation 1 week in advance(do it!). fresh made guac, pitcher of margarita, and a tequila mojito. Carne asada, camarones & pesca tacos bursting w fresh flavors! Sat at 3rd booth to left of host

    55555 by Kat M.

  • Gregorio F.If you sit in the porch area be careful when you sit down, the seats slide around on the floor.

    33333 by Gregorio F.

  • Jay M.Great guac for sure. Long wait but if you can sit at the bar it is def well worth it. Cool bar staff and tasty food.

    55555 by Jay M.

  • Stephanie M.Try the Mojacates (aka fajitas). Sauce they simmer in is awesome. Really busy but got 2 seats at the bar quickly. Bartenders were amazing! Knowledgeable, friendly and a benefit to sitting at the bar.

    55555 by Stephanie M.

  • Charly ADo no eat late nt menu. It sucks!!

    22222 by Charly A

  • Michelle C.EPIC FAIL! We were hesitant to try Rocco's but can confirm the bad reviews were correct! The guac is nothing to write home about & the food is laden with onions! Save your $; go to Agave or Cantina!

    33333 by Michelle C.

  • Colin SVer friendly staff (Not to mention good looking)

    55555 by Colin S

  • Colin STres leches, mud pie, and cheesecake flan are great!

    55555 by Colin S

  • Colin SQuesadillas were great! My favorite was the steak & plantain!

    55555 by Colin S

  • Sonia P.Awesome view, appetizers fit for a first date.

    55555 by Sonia P.

  • Sean C.Saturday nights are filled with douchebags, trophy wives, and cougars.

    55555 by Sean C.

  • Kimbo A.Getting hammered that's my tip of the day....

    22222 by Kimbo A.

  • Laura D.Dally was amazing bartender! Great service! Taco Tuesday Oww Oww

    55555 by Laura D.

  • E C.Eh... meat market... long wait.... over priced... Cool Muertos though

    33333 by E C.

  • ReenieSpicy white rice yummy

    55555 by Reenie

  • Kristin FTerrible service by hostess. Called 2 weeks ahead to make a birthday group res for 14 and was sent to group res--never got a call back. Called again a week later and was denied a res. 2-hr wait. Rude.

    11111 by Kristin F

  • Kristin W.Sit outside, it's gorg.

    55555 by Kristin W.

  • Natalie BTable by the lake, fresh guacamole table side,:) love!, mediocre food, but fantastic margaritas!!! $130 later...only going back for drinks.

    55555 by Natalie B

  • Lindsey T.Don't skip on the guac made table side. Amazing. Ridge water or Rooco's marg is the way to go. Make a reservation - it's always busy!

    55555 by Lindsey T.

  • Martin R.Great food. Tuesday night is all you can eat tacos and $5 margaritas

    55555 by Martin R.

  • Jessica R.The food is so good!

    55555 by Jessica R.

  • Lorena M.Find one of the few bartenders that know how to make a margarita and don't have an attitude.

    33333 by Lorena M.

  • Natasha C.Love this place!

    55555 by Natasha C.

  • Ryan B.Cool atmosphere and decent food, but horrible slow service. To top it off, it took 45 minutes to get the bill.

    22222 by Ryan B.

  • Sherry F.Nice but really loud. The place was packed!

    33333 by Sherry F.

  • Keith N.Brianna is the best

    55555 by Keith N.

  • Stephanie LI had the mushroom tacos, no cheese -- great vegan dish!!

    55555 by Stephanie L

  • Jesse MPlace is delicious! Great quality, great service and even better drinks. Table side Guac is a MUST!!

    55555 by Jesse M

  • Tim G.You have to try the table made guacamole

    55555 by Tim G.

  • Paul B.Try the chips and salsa.Best I ever had.

    55555 by Paul B.

  • Benjamin T.Night is very loud. Bartender was unaccommodating when I wanted to order a taco and take it back to a table that was not being attended.

    22222 by Benjamin T.

  • Stanley A.First time trying it, food is amazing! and the service was great!!

    55555 by Stanley A.

  • Alexandra L.Its loud and crowded but food and the music are great! waitresses are nice. Omar is THE best prep cook!

    55555 by Alexandra L.

  • Eat O.Whatever you do, don't miss the table-prepared guacamole.

    33333 by Eat O.

  • a-dazGet the partial outside/inside seating, it's the best of both worlds. The food, margaritas, and ambience aren't too bad either!

    55555 by a-daz

  • Bobb G.Guac is great! Drinks take forever, order right when you walk in

    55555 by Bobb G.

  • BLISSDisregard Antonio's tip below - our server split our check tonight, no problem.

    22222 by BLISS

  • BLISSSauza Tres Gen Anejo, pitcher of Rocco Rita, and anything on the menu. Sam bar tending out front and Joshua serving inside. Fantastic deejay (Justin James, if I remember correctly). Nuff said.

    55555 by BLISS

  • Zulkeira R.Honest tip: table side guac is AMAZING! HOWEVER, bad service and the food is not good at all. Simply mediocre. You can get better tacos almost anywhere else. Sad!

    33333 by Zulkeira R.

  • John S.Not very good as everyone built the hype to seem. It was OK, but not as good as other places. Drinks were good, food had close to no flavor.

    33333 by John S.

  • Matthew M.Table side guac is awesome!

    55555 by Matthew M.

  • Blue E.The best food and service that I've ever had! Love this place!

    55555 by Blue E.

  • Jeff B.dress to impress and be prepared for late 80 club music.....

    55555 by Jeff B.

  • Brian ZoeteweyTry the churros. Cinnamon and Sugar overload.

    55555 by Brian Zoetewey

  • Antonio R.Great place lots of fun and good food. Only one thing I didn't like, they can't split checks.

    55555 by Antonio R.

  • Kitsy P.Jalapeño Margarita!

    55555 by Kitsy P.

  • Central F.We like Nikki.

    55555 by Central F.

  • Chad KAsk for Matt, awesome food!!

    55555 by Chad K

  • Omar M.The place is awesome! Make sure you try their "Made in front of you Guacamole dip"

    55555 by Omar M.

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