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Playa Cafe

1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
+1 305-538-1551
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Central American, South American
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1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Someone told me about this place. Now it's my job to tell you all about it. It's so good! I'll be going back every time I am in Miami Beach. This is a must go to place. Counter seating only. Gets crowded at meal times....More

Thank bruins84
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I didn't want to leave Miami without trying a Cuban Sandwich! We stumbled upon this little place, and ordered a Cuban sandwich and a vegetarian sandwich. The sandwiches were very good! This little café is a hidden in plain view gem of south beach. The...More

Thank sfranklin2017
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband and I went there three weeks ago and we were really upset by the way they treated us. The food was ok, but the service was horrible. They spoke Spanish thinking that we wouldn't understand them and kept calling me "flaca" for 20...More

Thank stefaniavk
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went for breakfast, found a place in the counter and ask for a cuban sandwich, a coffee and a midnight sandwich. They're HUGE! And tasty. i was unable to eat more food, not even finished my sandwich.

Thank Route66por
Reviewed 20 February 2017

All I can say is stay away from the high end chains saying they have Cuban food!!, This is as local as you can get. The food is made fresh there and then , it is all amazing and the best small joint in south...More

1  Thank bosox_brit66
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great Latin-American spot for having your breakfast, lunch or dinner. Service is excellent, waiters try to accommodate as much as people as the place fits with kind attitude. Food is great: you can have large portions for very modest prices and very very good quality....More

Thank mattiac997
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We hit this joint up at least once for breakfast each time we visit. The service hasn't change (excellent) and the breakfast and coffee is great! Each trip out I practice my spanish and get a little better. Each time we go its the desayuno...More

Thank Notsoworried
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We love this very small, unpretentious, Cuban cafe. During our many visits here for lunch and other times, we rarely hear any English spoken. The locals all seem to know about Playa Cafe and highly recommend various foods to us. The staff is very friendly,...More

Thank 1Vagabond_Traveler
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

GREAT food. Would recommend it to anyone. If you like food homemade you will love this place. Small place small town feel. You set at the bar and enjoy anthemic Cuban food. We LOVE this place!

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I real authentic lunch counter full of friendly people and attentive staff. I read the reviews before we went and I have to say that they do start the sandwiches in the microwave, but they do move them to the press for finishing off. We...More

Thank panama2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Central American, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 04:00
Monday
06:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 04:00
Thursday
06:00 - 04:00
Friday
06:00 - 04:00
Saturday
07:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-1551
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