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“Great food but grab your plate if you want to eat” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Whisk

Whisk
7382 SW 56th Avenue, South Miami, FL 33143
786-268-8350
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Ranked #1 of 57 Restaurants in South Miami
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Sunset Drive & 74th Street
Description: Whisk Gourmet provides homestyle food using fresh, local, and organic ingredients. Come try Chef Brendan"s contemporary American cuisine with Lo'Country influence. We welcome reservations for parties of 6 or more only. All other guests will be seated on a first come first serve basis.
Bernardsville, New Jersey, USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great food but grab your plate if you want to eat”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My daughter was excited to take me to Whisk. We found a coveted spot by the door and were seated within 10 minutes. Water, drink, another 5 minutes, food out in 5 more (no exaggeration!), 1/2 way through sandwiches, they dropped off boxes! Yikes, were they telling us to hurry up (we had been seated 15 minutes at this point), then the waiter asked if we wanted the dessert menu , while we were still eatting our sandwich and when we said no thanks, we had the check 2 minutes later. All told sat for 20 minutes and said, I guess the others waiting are more valuable customers! $31 bill for 2 sandwiches and 1 sangria. sandwiches excellent, so it really pains me to down grade so much, but really, $31 should buy us at least what 1/2?

  • Visited June 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Nicosia, Cyprus
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Excellent Southern cooking”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Had lunch there on Friday 30th May, 2014. We started with Fried Green Tomatoes with buttermilk dressing - they were fantastic. Being a Friday they had a beef burger special - excellent. We also had the Balsamic Marinated Skirt-Steak Salad with Goat Cheese Fritter, the Tuna Melt and the Spicy Seared Beef. They were all excellent. The only down side was the noise. It was difficult to carry on a conversation.

Visited May 2014
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NY
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Good Food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I've gone to Whisk on several occasions. I must say that the food never disappoints. The sandwiches are great, as are the salads. The weekend brunch menu is really good too. The main problems with the place are the parking and the service: the parking, a tiny parking lot impossible to park in -even when the restaurant is not full. The service is ok, I've had mixed experiences where on occasions they are nice, fast and attentive, and on others we wait hours to be seated and to be served (even if its not totally full).

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Coral Gables, Florida
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68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Great comfort food with a creative flair”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We just had brunch at Whisk and it was really good. They're in a much bigger space than their original location which was way too small for such a good place. The service was very good, only one slip where the server was late with our coffees and we'd finished most of our dessert, something I find annoying when it's American coffee, meant to be with dessert-not after. Whisk has an outstanding chef/owner who truly gets traditional American cuisine but prepares it a step above the ordinary. We had a tasty dark porter ale in a funny flattend blue bottle. For entees we had the huevos rancheros, steak & eggs, fried green tomatoes and grouper sandwich. All were very good! For dessert we split pecan pie and biscuits with dulce de leche filling, also quite good. This new location can seat more people and there's no need to rush you out. They also have a decent parking lot and there are places nearby. The prices aren't cheap but also not the top.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Oakland, California
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8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“try the fried chicken”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Their fried chicken with smashed potatoes and green beans was excellent. The chicken was crispy and delicious. The smashed potatoes with bacon bits and green onions were creamy. The green beans were served with a honey sauce that was so yummy. Their fried green tomatoes were also good. My picky daughter loved their smashed potatoes, too.

Visited May 2014
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