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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
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (177 reviews)
“orzo” (34 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to have a nice dinner in South Beach. The service was great the food is fantastic. The restaurant offers indoor or outdoor seating. I was there with a large group the servers did a great job meeting all our needs.

Thank koala191919
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Koala, Many thanks for dining with us and sharing your experience. We're immensely thankful for all of your kind words and it was truly our pleasure serving you and each guest in your party. See you soon again. Best,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the seafood paella and it was great. The food was very tasty and they have a good selection of wines. The service was outstanding. What a great experience!

Thank Erika S
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Erika, Heartfelt thanks for your generous comments on your Excellent Dinner. We're delighted that you enjoyed the experience, from the cuisine, to the wine and service. Your recommendation means the world to us, and thank you for writing. Warm regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the first day of our spring vacation and we walked through a happy, robust crowd of spring break festivities. My daughter got the escargot and loved it. I got seafood pasta and enjoyed it. The service was great. It was fancy and festive...More

Thank Denny S
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Denny, Many thanks for this beautiful review and thanks for trusting us with your first night dining experience while here on Spring break. We're glad we met your expectations in every way and would love to welcome you back. Hope you had a blasts...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food Great Service, Thanks Michael. Under construction at the time we went but they turned it into a beautiful setting. No Rush

Thank ShellfishJohn
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Shellfish, You've delighted us with your review. We're glad the best seafood on South Beach along excellent service met your expectations. Your review confirms that we overlooked nothing, including the beautiful setting. Thanks so much for writing.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the heart of South Beach. Our server, Mike, was very charming. The restaurant is not fancy, but the food was very good. This is a nice place for seafood, especially the paella. We totally enjoyed the parade going by outside . We would...More

Thank LibbyH1
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Libby, We truly appreciate your review, thanks for your kind words on our food, location and service. Mike sends his regards as well and says THANKS! Let us know the next time you're visiting, we'd love to make it a 5-star experience. Best,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really fine dining experience on Ocean Drive. Servers are attentive to every need and beyond! Unique "lit up" cocktail list, pepper grinder and some plates gave a cool glow to tables. We shared a crab cake that was delicious, I had shrimp scampi provencale...More

Thank Bullies3
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bullies3, We are so humbled by your kind words on you and your husband's dining experience with us. Our desire is to provide each of our guests with the experience your described. We're glad you enjoyed our cuisine, location, live musicians, ambience and service....More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food!! Seared scallops: Great seat to them. Tasty seasoning. Caesar salad: fresh house made dressing, amazing! Seafood tower: I cannot believe how fantastic the cooked mussels were! I’ve never liked cold mussels but this place did not overlook them like most places do...these were...More

Thank Stephanie B
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Stephanie B, I love all the details you have provided in your review and we are all humbled with your praises on each dish. Not many people are aware that we serve some of the best steaks on Ocean Drive, so thanks for letting...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

The concierge at our hotel recommended this restaurant. What a terrific suggestion! Everything from our salads to our dessert was excellent. I had the delicious shrimp scampi and my husband had the well prepared encrusted salmon with horseradish. The waitstaff were friendly and very efficient....More

Thank numbersgirl
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear numbersgirl, thank you for your 5 star review of 'Excellent Food and Service'. It's brings us joy knowing you enjoyed everything we offer, from the seafood cuisine, Alejandro, our wonderful staff, and the ideal location for enjoying the passerbys in the evening. We're glad...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We dined here for 2 nights in a row. The first night we arrived late for our reservation but was graciously accommodated by the hostess who ensured the kitchen would stay open to allow us to order. Our server the first night was Marta K...More

Thank shellzrag
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Shellzrag, We appreciate that you dined with us for two evenings and are truly sorry our services were nothing short of excellent on your second night. Please accept my sincere apologies as well as Marvin for this. I have passed along your kind comments...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

We were in Miami celebrating my 50th birthday party and this was my birthday dinner. Two in my group started off with, "This restaurant is pricey" and " Seafood is my least favorite food". The food was amazing, my personal favorite was the Shrimp Scampi!...More

Thank Tracy F
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tracy F, So many thanks for this raving review! I love it and I know the team (especially Andrew and Michael) would absolutely appreciate it your kind words. It brings us so much pleasure knowing two of your group members came in apprehensively but...More

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Japhen9609
14 May 2017|
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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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Joann A
15 February 2017|
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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
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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
  • E-mail
Description
Overlooking Ocean Drive from the veranda of the Avalon Hotel is the 25 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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