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Pilar Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

20475 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1550
+1 305-937-2777
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
May 12, 2015
“And Again! They Deliver period!”
Apr 26, 2015
“Great spot for post-movie dining! Fabulous food! And, convenient to Aventura Mall”
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20475 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1550
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Reviewed February 6, 2014

Pilar is within a local shopping center, which made it a bit hard to find but quality of food, interior decor, service were all exceptional, particularly for the price. I would call for directions rather than relying on GPS.

Thank jdocBaltimore
Reviewed February 6, 2014

New owners this year but were not disappointed! H and I both started with the Caprese salad with 25 year old balsamic vinegar. Scrumptious! The tomatoes were delicious. H had the yellowtail snapper with polenta and roasted red pepper sauce. He was told that if...More

1  Thank Songbird811
Reviewed February 3, 2014

Excellent local restaurant. Located in a strip mall it has a full service bar and a varied menu. The restaurant has a large selection of fish/seafood. We enjoyed the very well prepared fish. Reasonable priced and a local find

Thank sag265
Reviewed January 10, 2014

I went to dinner at Pilar's with an out of town family guest. I loved it ! Food was very great (yellow snapper with polenta), and I also loved the ambience: very chic, yet simple, not too loud but had a great vibe. Will definitely...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed December 31, 2013

Took a customer here with warning to her that the management recently changed. Should never have worried..service, food, and everything was delightful and delicious.

Thank Shelly B
Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

We found this lovely place completely by chance while shopping in the area. The menu is short whuch usually means everything is fresh, and it was. Our waiter Shawn was very professional and ensured that we had all we needed during the entire meal. We...More

Thank Dkaljuvee
Reviewed October 20, 2013

I loved this place a couple months back. The swordfish filet was AMAZING - perfectly cooked and a HUGE portion, absolutely the best I've seen in So. Fla. A signature dish. I went there last night with friends and found that Pilar had been sold...More

1  Thank SIBJR
Reviewed October 4, 2013

i have been to this restaurant more than a few times. my experience this evening was very disappointing. the spinach salad came in with none of the ingredients that were mentioned on the menu, and we had to wait another 15 min for another salad....More

Thank solidvu2002
Reviewed September 24, 2013

After being here many times with family and friends, Ican say that always we have good service, the food is always good, and they have good choices of wine

Thank mmpellicer
Reviewed September 13, 2013

The food is excellent, this is a fish lover paradise! The meat is also excellent. We ordered the salmon and the scallops and were cooked to perfection, as well as skirt steak. We loved the Shrimp Spring Rolls! Reasonable prices for a sophisticated dinner and...More

Thank mah10000
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$12 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20475 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180-1550
    (Ives Dairy Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Aventura
  • Phone Number: +1 305-937-2777
  • E-mail
Pilar is a gourmet American bistro in the heart of Aventura. We present a variety of dishes using locally sourced and sustainable ingredients whenever possible. Pilar's menu offers a wide range of exciting choices delivered daily like Scottish Salmon and Yellowtail Snapper to succulent scallops, shrimp and Pilar's famous filet mignon, burgers, and brisket for the meat eaters all paired with unique, savory flavors. Pilar also features risottos, a variety of meats, pastas, vegetarian options and seasonal daily daily specials. The bar at Pilar is contemporary with a neighborhood vibe offering premium cocktails, craft beers, wines and a daily happy hour from 4-7pm and 9:30pm till close. Awarded "Best Value" in "Bon Appetite" magazine , Pilar remains a place where you can eat "great food at even greater prices". There is something for everyone to enjoy at Pilar!
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