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“That's a French Bistro” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Pastis

Cafe Pastis
7310 SW 57TH Ave, South Miami, FL 33143-5312
(305) 665-3322
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Ranked #9 of 57 restaurants in South Miami
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: French, Pizza, Californian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Miami, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“That's a French Bistro”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Very French especially for lunch. I have been there many times,always very very good.

I would recommend everything they make if they don't run out of it by the time you get there.

You will not be disappointed unless Friday's is gourmet food to you.

Visited February 2012
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Miami, Florida
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“Used to be great; now not so much”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

I used to come here a lot a few years ago, but recently the quality has slipped. The food is still good, but not great. Many of the former servers have left and it seems that the management has changed. The last time I was there, there was no Tarte Tatin, which used to be one of their signature desserts. (It was a Friday at noon, well before the weekend picked up when you might expect a restaurant to run out of something.) I'll still eat there because it's close to where I work and a good neighborhood option, but unfortunately the place has changed.

Visited April 2012
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Miami, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Local, just what Miami needs...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

We (Miami) have too few good neighborhood, once a week type paces. This is one, however. Everthing was good, corkage fee is welcome and reasonable. Thanks for that. Sat outside. Lovely.

  • Visited October 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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South Miami, Florida
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“Seafood could make you sick”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011 via mobile

Closed on Sunday, no breakfast , a French cafe where you cannot order an expresso after 2:30: kitchen closzd wil answer the owner. Often stressed, he doesn't know anything about customer service after 2:30!
I have been sick twice after the mussels. The waiters are good. You can sit outside if ready to wait a while... Maybe friends and family may wait less. Food expensive and too ordinary when it doesn't make you sick, not a particular place to go.

    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Miami, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Great French food in austere bistro parking lot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

Food is consistently excellent, retaining French classics, but in a lighter more modern style.

  • Visited September 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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