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Pubbelly Gastro Pub

1418 20th Street, Miami Beach, FL (Bayshore)
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Ranked #128 of 885 Restaurants in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Asian, Eclectic
Neighborhood: Bayshore
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Durham NC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Inventive food executed well, for sure. Staff was quite disorganized and the decor is all over the place, but the food is awesome and the wine list, while small, is well-considered and thoughtfully priced.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

After a walk through a kind of sketchy neighbourhood, we were not too sure of what we would find there. We stopped for a light late night dinner on a sunday evening and the place was almost packed. Great atmosphere, warm and vibrant. The pork belly confit and short rib tartare were amazing! Would definitely come back for a complete... More 

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Boston, MA
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

What a delightful meal. The menu is a little overwhelming with all the choices, but our waitress was helpful and she kept us from ordering too much (we wanted to order it all). Murray's fried chicken were crispy and delicious. The roasted brussels sprouts with bacon were superb, and it took all I had to not lick the bowl. Unfortunately,... More 

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New York City, New York
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94 reviews 94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Pure Yuck. Absolutely. This place reinforces that Miami still has a way to go to being a legit culinary hot spot. The good- surprisingly, the service. Yes, dare I say it, the service. Miami is notorious for piss poor service, so kudos to Pubbelly for quality service from the gentleman who sat our large party, sans reservation, to our waiter.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Really enjoyed the food at Pubbelly-- great, hip casual ambience. Best-- pork belly, brussels sprouts and the Cap'n Corn dessert! Only criticism would be that we felt a little rushed-- small space so I guess they rely on quick turnover. However, I literally had to gulp down my wine before dessert arrived. Also, would be good to have some more... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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99 reviews 99 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Cool Vibe, beautiful area. Smart, Sexy, the better part of just outside of South Beach for sure. The place was small, killer though. The service; amazing. Odered too much food. Stand outs... Dates with Chorizo, Pork Belly, Short Rib Tartar. The rest was all good, Duck Dumplings, Pork Dumplings, Polenta, some a bit rich, but decadent. The wine was great.... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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347 reviews 347 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The Pubbelly was stayed in our memory as a really good place....fantastic food, friendly place in Miami. A good point: no reservation! The direct bad point: you go there to ask a table, answer: 20 min to wait ( accepatble) and you see a lot of people who are arrived later than you take a seat before you. The excuse... More 

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Holden Beach, North Carolina
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140 reviews 140 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Okay- I will give them the cool Latin fusion cuisine. They nailed it. Outside of that, this is NOT a gastro pub. Gastronomy is a science, not a hodgepodge of fusion cuisine. Limited proteins, poor beer selection and stuffy service make for a poor experience. I might try again, if there is a coupon!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Cozy restaurant for serious foodies. I checked on my Chow comrades post and decided to include this restaurant in my list of "devour" project in Miami. Food was phenomenal. Everything we tried were tasty. It was reasonably priced. Our favorites were posk dumplings and japanese amberjack. The pinkish red sauce under the amberjack was to die for. For dessert, try... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Pubbelly was a great dining experience. The food, the wine and the service was excellent. Barely any wait, very attentive server with lots of really good suggestions regarding the menu: we had the mofongo, udon carbonara, multiple dumplings, dates, gnocchis, two portions of the octopus and the foie gras a la planxa.

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Additional Information about Pubbelly Gastro Pub

Address: 1418 20th Street, Miami Beach, FL
Phone Number: 305-532-7555
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Bayshore
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Asian, Eclectic

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