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Versailles Restaurant

3555 SW Eighth St, Miami, FL 33135-4196 (Little Havana)
(305) 444-0240
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Ranked #72 of 3,624 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Cuban
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Little Havana
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Dallas, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

The food is good at this long standing establishment, no doubt you can get better somewhere else and but compared to other local places it's very good, and the only other place to get a really good Cuban mean will probably at your home. But the fact that it's been around so long must mean something, and you wont be... More

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Annapolis Maryland
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101 reviews 101 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Had not been back to the Versailles in a number of years. Still one of our favorites. Amazing combination of high end Cuban food and paella in what's best described as a high end diner on 8th Street (Calle Ocho). It's hard to imagine how they can serve the quality of food at such a reasonable price. Shouldn't be missed.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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144 reviews 144 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

Is it worth visiting? Absolutely. Will it be the best meal you've had in a long time? No. But the food (other than the bakery and the cafecito) isn't why people are flocking to this Miami institution of Cuban social life and eating. As our Cuban family reminded us, this is the "Grand Central Terminal" of Cubans, local and visiting,... More

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134 reviews 134 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

If you have never eaten cuban food that is the best place to go. It is really so good and the atmosphere very interesting. The waiters have certainly been hired for their muscles as they all hold a very heavy tray at arms

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

VERY GREASY FOOD! The people served our steak raw. It tasted like rubber. All of the food we ordered tasted very bad and everything we ate looked and tasted disgusting. Way to expensive for gross tasting cuban food. You could do better elsewhere. Ripoff, rippoff, ripoff. Just overall... A horrible experience

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Orlando, Florida
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148 reviews 148 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Versailles in my opinion, is the best Cuban restaurant in Miami. If you are looking for authentic Cuban cuisine this is it! This restaurant complex is enormous featuring a dinning room, bakery, ice cream shop and a for those customers that enjoy cigars a smokers bakery. The baked goods are prepared fresh daily and are divine! I have tried many... More

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Hamilton, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

This is a quaint cuban restaurant that clearly has a following. We have eaten here several times when we have been in Miami before and after a cruise. The food is great. The prices and portions are good. My children like it too. Service is usually good, but we did have slow service one night. We love the steak Verailles,... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
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173 reviews 173 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Seeing as how I love Cuban food, it was an absolute must that when I landed in Miami I find some. The food at this restaurant was real good, service was very prompt, items were reasonably priced and the restaurant has an old Cuban style ambiance. The only bad thing about this place is that you might have to wait... More

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Orlando, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Had dinner with girlfriend on a thursday night. Got their around 900pm b/c I heard it gets busy and we figured we would miss the rush. Google maps got us there easily. Be aware that there are three business under the Versailles restaurant all at the same location. There is a restaurant, a full service bakery, and a walk up... More

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

You have to come here to eat OUTSTANDING Cuban food. The place is always full so get there before the dinner rush in order to get seated if not then you will have to wait a bit. The food is fresh and tasty. They have a HUGE menu which is great because you will find something delicious to eat. They... More

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