We moved away from Miami, and have dreamed about coming back for smoked salmon, spinach dip and Thai tuna rolls. We have eaten here twice during the holiday season in the past week and were not bothered by the hour long wait to eat. And the food is still great. However, the service has slipped a lot. Our server was Alex 359 last night. Felt like I was in a fast food restaurant when she arrived and said, "are you ready to order?" Not interested in rapport I take it! We were half way done with our appetizers when three waitstaff arrived to attempt to remove the appetizers and deliver our sushi rolls. We literally had to grab the plates back. Would have been nicer to ask if we were finished before bringing our entrees, but I guess they are trying to move people faster to get that one hour wait down. Still not finished several minutes later, Alex returned to remove my appetizer plate and in doing do put her sleeve cuff into my spicy mayo. Very nice. Water ran dead. Alex never returned to ask how things were. Was bever offered a second cocktail. Eventually we had to ask a white coat kitchen chef to get us some water. Alex finally returned to ask if we wanted desert. When we said no, she abruptly turned, and left, walked 10 feet from the table, grabbed our check and quickly without speaking, dropped it off on our table. Are you kidding me? This has been our favorite restaurant for years. Management please take a closer look at your service. I see many new waitstaff faces. Competition is opening across the street. Don't make it easy for us to look for an alternative!
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