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Front Porch Cafe

1458 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4162
+1 305-531-8300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1458 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4162
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a second review of The Front Porch Cafe but it was as good as the first time. After doing a very long walk, we were ready for a nice happy hour with some appetizers. They had our favorite wine, Moscato , and our...More

Thank 499teddy27
Reviewed 2 days ago

A lot of restaurants on Ocean have outside dining but the Front Porch has an accessible dining area; in that no one is gonna bump you or ask you to move. The ramp is on the south side of the building where the hostess is...More

Thank Califanna348
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place was the perfect spot to hit upon arrival to Miami Beach. We were told there would be a 20 minute wait, and to expect a wait for food. I appreciated the transparency. We took a short stroll on the beach, and within ten...More

Thank Bridget P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This goes way beyond the omelettes offered at Denny's. Interesting cheeses, outdoor seating, high quality tea bags, salads, fruit bowls...

Thank Audrey N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We redeemed a groupon and they were very nice awesome service, presentation tasteful to the palate. Leo our server and another Spanish gentleman as backup were hospitable sweet and just pleasant. From the 10 year old to the adults were all pleased with the visit....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed to be seated indoors, but in the end, it was a good thing -- before we were done eating, it was pouring rain! Service was attentive. Food was good.

Thank acedaughter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool place for breakfast! Local joint, good value for your money. Lots of choices to eat, cool bar, close to the actual beach

Thank Raul d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Which actually isn't a bad recommendation given the location on Ocean Drive catty-corner across from Lummus Park and the beach. The Eggs Benedict were tasty and the biscuits and gravy were perfectly fine (assuming you understand that Miami is NOT part of the South). The...More

Thank Leo M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Indoor and outdoor dining on the quiet end of the strip. Food and service were very good. We had a very nice breakfast here and would definitely come back here. This is not one of the places on the strip with a hostess standing in...More

Thank David-Vickie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth walking a mile to breakfast....the corn beef hast was very good and eggs benadict were excellent as well

Thank Flightygirl
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18 October 2017|
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Response from luckylibra7 | Reviewed this property |
I would call to confirm this. They have many food options and I'm sure this may be possible. Just give them a call.
Angie W
14 June 2016|
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Response from baddogBoston_MA | Reviewed this property |
Yeah. The porch is casual and staff accommodate kids.
Danielle D
20 April 2016|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 38
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1458 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4162
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-531-8300
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The story of Ocean Drive is ever changing, but our neighborhood spot has remained the same for more than 25 years as a laid back classic & memorable Home- cooked experience.
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