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Tinta y Cafe

#9 of 3,464 Restaurants in Miami
#12 of 3,775 Places to Eat in Miami
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Downtown
Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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276 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33130-3514
305-285-0101
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Such a lovely place!

Super friendly staff. Very helpful in make big suggestions to menu. Coffee is superb! Food was fresh and phenomenally delicious. Great ambiance. Such a great find!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Super friendly staff. Very helpful in make big suggestions to menu. Coffee is superb! Food was fresh and phenomenally delicious. Great ambiance. Such a great find!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Great place to enjoy the Cafecito. The sandwiches are out of control good. The beer wine etc... Is all good. Can't wait till the next local is open. Ask for Carlos he and his staff will take care of you.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I ate the guajiro and it was an excellent pork sandwich!! Pork with Mojo sauce , moist pulled pork. The sandwich was to die for. They also have quesitos, pasteleros de carne, guayaba... Service was excellent as well , the waitress and the owner were very nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I was visiting Miami and in search of the best Cuban Pork Sandwich in town, my friendly hotel staff didn't hesitate to point me in the direction of this cafe. It is in a very unassuming corner spot with a walk-up window and a real cafe feel inside. You can tell this is super-authentic Cuban food with an amazing sandwich.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

From the outside the cafe doesn't look that impressive and is located in an unassuming small plaza. However, once we stepped inside we were greeted by friendly staff and a menu offering just all the right stuff. I've tried Cuban coffee in many other cafes and restaurants but none other beats this little cafe. The coffee has just the right... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Definitely a locals spot, awesome Cuban coffee and sandwiches. Highly recommend "el Pecado" cuban coffee + condensed milk + whole milk, so good!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The sandwiches were excellent. We were a group of five and we all ordered different sandwiches. Each one of us argued over who had the best sandwich. One of the best Cubans I've ever had.The coffee was fantastic,the service was very,very,good,the ambiance was very welcoming.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This people really take care of customer needs and also they do serving the best Cuban Coffee in Miami area I strongly recommend tinta y café don't forget try the caleñita sandwich with a lot of cilantro salsa

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Yes, just 2 parking spaces in front. This little gem is located in a strip center so squint to find it (it faces 8th street just east of the freeway. But definitely worth the hunt. I was expecting a very basic place but this place exudes hip Havana atmosphere. Loved our Cuban sandwich, although they did not have the sweeter... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

This place got great reviews so we tried it and it was incredible. The food is all local and tastes amazing-the La Calena sandwhich was wonderful and the empanadas were the best I have ever had. We had some trouble finding it at first because it is a small place but it was worth the hunt. It is directly across... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 276 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33130-3514
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 305-285-0101

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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