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db Bistro Moderne

255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Hotel Beaux Arts Miami, Miami, FL 33131
305-421-8800 
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Ranked #98 of 3,650 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $31
Hours:
Mon 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: SE 4th St. 3rd Ave.
Description: db Bistro Moderne is Daniel Boulud’s interpretation of the new generation of Parisian bistros, whose classically trained chefs offer creative cuisine in a casual, comfortable and contemporary setting. Featuring traditional French fare met by flavors of the American market presented by Executive Chef Matthieu Godard, db Bistro Moderne is designed to capture the energy and style of its Manhattan counterpart, yet uniquely tailored to the rhythm of Miami life. Located in downtown’s JW Marriott Marquis Miami, db Bistro Moderne offers a vibrant, urban setting, where guests will enjoy great cooking in a relaxed yet beautifully distinctive environment. The restaurant’s interiors by renowned designers, Yabu Pushelberg, feature a dining area with striking contemporary accents and soaring 18-foot ceilings, as well as a stylish bar and lounge, street-level terrace overlooking the Miami river and two private dining rooms. In addition to its acclaimed contemporary French-American cuisine, db Bistro Moderne presents over 150 affordable wines beginning at $25 per bottle.
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English first
Miami, Florida
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and my daughter went there to celebrate my wife's birthday. We chose the Miami Spice menu. The room was nice, not too loud--thank God-- and the service excellent. The food was not as good as one would expect from such a high end chef-owner (obviously Boulard was not doing the cooking). Miami Spice runs for two month a... More 

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Trinidad
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I do not reside in the USA but had the pleasure of dining at the db Bistro on September 23rd, 2014 - what an experience. The GPS unit found the place without problem. Valet parking was included and appreciated as I did not know where to park. I loved everything about this place... the food... the atmosphere... the set up...... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Daniel Boulud has outdone himself! We read that the restaurant had won the best burger in USA, and it really is! The restaurant was offering a table d'hôte special, appetizer, the hamburger and homemade fries , a glass of wine and dessert - the meal was outstanding and so was the service. The manager Christophe Chalange was a great host... More 

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Oulu, Finland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We had drinks here before dinner, i did enjoy athmosphere and drinks itself were very good and well made.

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South Pittsburg, Tennessee
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We were going to go to another restaurant, but there was a large bike ride going on and we couldn't get our car from the hotel garage. Walked across the street and ended up with a pleasant surprise at this restaurant. We tend to be small eaters so enjoyed there small plate choices. We both had an Italian dish and... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

DB didn't disappoint. We tried it for happy hour before a movie, and it was great. The lounge is a large open space with very high ceilings and comfortable sofas. The champagne on the happy hour menu is a Billecart-Salmon Brut, which was served at the ideal temperature. Food was tasty, the highlight being the Tarte Flambee, a sort of... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The food was superb! We went to celebrate my mother in law´s 88th birthday and everybody enjoyed their food. I had the soup of the day Lobster with sweet potato and croutons so good I enjoyed every spoonful and was very sad when I finished it...., the Rack of lamb with cranberry beans, which was a very different combination of... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

That's the best way I can describe the entire experience. Sometimes very good and sometimes just average. That seemed to apply to all the aspects of our dinner - the food, the service, the atmosphere, etc. At a finer restaurant "average" just isn't good enough. Our first courses were a Lobster Sweet Potato Soup that was great and Linguine Fra... More 

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Miami, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

The setting was quite chic, the food was very good. A dish of filet and braised short rib was outstanding. The coq au vin rich and flavorful. The favors of the Mediterranean appetizer had a better than average representation and breadth of items that showed some thought was put in to selecting the sampler. Desserts were not so original but... More 

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Miami, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

When you walk into the restaurant you know you are at a hotel. Unlike Boulud & Café Boulud. Very chicly appointed but not much warmth or romance. Its was our 32nd Wedding Anniversary, when we give notice in advance normally the do a little something special for the table not in this case. This is a “bistro” hotel atmosphere so... More 

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Additional Information about db Bistro Moderne

Address: 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Hotel Beaux Arts Miami, Miami, FL 33131
Phone Number: 305-421-8800 
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 29 - 31
Cuisine: French

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