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“It's the Food and the People” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Prima Pasta

Cafe Prima Pasta
414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
305-867-0106
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Ranked #2 of 859 Restaurants in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Italian, Pasta, Argentinean, South American
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Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Doing business, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Cafe Prima Pasta is one of the best Italian restaurant in South Florida.Since 1993 Cafe Prima Pasta has been nominated "one of the best" by The Miami Herald and Zagat.We specialize in homemade pasta, bread and desserts, this is the place choose by many celebrities such as John Travolta, Matt Damon, Don Shula, Steven Bauer, Cindy Crawford, Joe Jackson, Jon Secada, Gloria Stefan, Lili Stefan, Lenny Cravitz, Michael Jordan, Iggy Pop, the BeeGees, Fleetwoodmac, ub40, Charly Garcia, Calle 13, Mana, Diego Torres and many many more.Very Fresh Italian food and good service.Give us a try.
Belleair, Florida
2 reviews
“It's the Food and the People”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

We are from out of town - my wife found Cafe Prima Pasta online. Four of us hosted a wedding rehearsal party for 50 people. Salad was beautiful greens, purple, and colored veggies. Great veal and fish with light sauces for entree. Very nice tiramisu and cannoli for dessert. Staff was personable and professional. Our guests were from USA, Canada and South Africa - they were all delighted with the evening. Overall - delicious food, beautifully presented. Excellent quality but also down to earth. The locals seem to love it, it was rather busy. Giuseppe, the manager, took care of everything for us.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
“great!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Great food, great value, great service! The best carpaccio I've had in years. We tried "happy hour" menu, and it was fabulous.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sunrise, Florida
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“Great late night find! ”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Great restaurant with flavor packed food. Everyone was friendly and the atmosphere was great. Can't wait to being the family here.

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Connecticut
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“Exquisite food...exceptional service!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This is my fave Italian restaurant in MB hands down! We've been many times, always trying something different on the menu. Specials are always quite good. Great seafood, veal, pastas. Tonight's service stood out because of Johnny our waiter. Very friendly, attentive and accommodating without being overbearing. I love their signature finish of meringues and a shot of sambuca. Grazie Johnny! See you in the New Year.

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Branford, Connecticut
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“Excellent as Usual”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Shrimp Scampi was excellent. I was nervous that the lemon was going to overpower it but It was spot on yummy.Potatoes and spinich also excellent. Our waiter Johnny was really great and made us feel really welcome and you can tell he (and the whole staff) really cares and wants to do everything they can to ensure you have a great experience. We love cafe Prima Pasta thats why we keep going back its always great food and awesome service.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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