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A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
+1 305-532-1727
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (190 reviews)
“orzo” (35 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a stop over in Miami Beach before going on a criuse,we were walking along Ocean Drive and wondering where to eat dinner. We came across "a fish called Avalon"..and it reeled us in! Lucky for us it was "Miami Spice"week,where dinners are $39.00 from...More

Thank SAPPHIRENANA
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear SAPPHIRENANA, thank you so much for spending an evening with us. Glad to know you enjoyed our Miami Spice menu and each item were outstanding. Andrew thanks you for your kind comments and we thank you for your lovely review. Looking forward to serving...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great , service amazing , would definitely go back and recommend. Pricey yes but hey you are on Ocean Drive expect to pay for the view and people watching . Paella for two was great highly recommend.

Thank Grahambda
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Grahambda, many thanks for your recent visit and thank you for your recommendation. Glad you had an amazing evening with us and we look forward to serving you again. Best,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent vacation to South Beach, I went to A Fish Called Avalon, my favorite seafood restaurant in town. I made reservations about two months in advance with a special request for outdoor seating fronting Ocean Drive which is perfect for people watching and...More

Thank domer97
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear domer97, your fantastic review brings a smile to each of our faces, the chef and servers as well as myself kindly thank you. We are always eager to welcome back our repeat guests to provide an unforgettable evening. We appreciate the details on your...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Great super clean place; great oysters and lovely dishes on the menu. Live music playing, also good quality and volume perfect. We sat outside and had a great evening.

Thank Anda v
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Anda, Many thanks for your review and recent dining ! Thrilled you enjoyed the live music, lovely and fresh dishes while enjoying the open air. Please allow us to welcome you back! Best,

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The food was great and staff exceptional. All the staff waits on you, no waiting. The lobster bisque was the best my wife and I have ever had and we travel all over the world! We asked for a main course to be split in...More

Thank Paul James J
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Paul, thank you so much for choosing to dine with us. We are pleased both your wife and yourself enjoyed the experience. It brings us a smile that the lobster bisque was the best you had in the world. Looking forward to serving you...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Good food, nice service the lobster bisque is one off the best and the plates are served with taste, humus for aptetizer and the drinks are also good, only this year they are with renovation on the building and there is some strutures near the...More

Thank InspirationStaff
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear InspirationStaff, so many thanks from all of us here for your review. The chef says thanks for your kind words are well as our bartenders. We look forward to welcoming you back for yet another delicious meal and entertaining people watching. Best regards,

Reviewed 3 September 2018

The best seafood I have had while in Miami! The salmon was amazing! Staff were friendly and attentive. I found the prices competitive for the area. Can't wait to come back.More

Thank beachbella3
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Beachbella3, Thank you for your very kind review! All of us are pleased you had the best seafood here while in Miami, that speaks volume about the cuisine we serve. The staffs appreciate your compliments and we all look forward to welcoming you back....More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent service from our friendly and knowledgeable waiter. Each course was superbly presented and cooked to perfection. A great selection of many different seafood dishes. Good wine menu also. Finished with a decadent melting chocolate dessert . Thank you for a great evening. Definitely recommend...More

Thank Mahmoud E
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Mahmoud, You're very welcome for the great evening! We are very happy you chose to have dinner with us and found it to be delicious with excellent services from our wonderful staffs. Thanks for your kind review and we'd love to serve you again...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We dined early so not busy and the servers were very attentive. Our entrees were good, deserts just ok. Compared to other dining venues it wasn’t the greatest. They do sit right on ocean so great views of beach and people watching.More

Thank sgnjadb
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear sgnjadb, many thanks for choosing to spend your evening with us. We are pleased you were happy with the attentive services from our staffs. We are however sorry that you didnt enjoy your meal to the fullest extent. I would love to have more...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best fish restaurants I have been to for a long time We shared the oysters to start, then my wife had the raw tuna steak with Asian salad, soy and mayo that was stunning. I had the red snapper with macadamia crumb...More

1  Thank rr_london_83
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear rr_london_83, thank you for your "lovely dinner, great service" review. Our intent is always to provide an exceptional experience and we are glad you enjoyed the various dishes you ordered. The chef thanks you very much for your kind review. Please allow us to...More

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Japhen9609
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Response from AFishCalledAvalon700 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Yes we can simply grilled any fish we have on the menu. Best
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Response from DebNDayton | Reviewed this property |
Beach evening casual to beach dressy and everything in between
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
    (7th)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-532-1727
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Description
Overlooking Ocean Drive from the veranda of the Avalon Hotel is the 29 year old, acclaimed restaurant, A fish Called Avalon. Cuisine features local seafood prepared with a sensuous, tropical flair. An extensive wine reserve and full service bar naturally compliment our great food.
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