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1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-6339 (Granada)
+1 305-913-3200
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7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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New York City, New York
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is really beautiful but don't hope to sit at the prettiest seat in the restaurant because it is reserved for the general manager/owner of the hotel even if he is not in the restaurant for the day. Imagine the arrogance of the man who is in the business of hospitality but saves the best for himself and would... More 

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Thank travelguy500
Worcester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food served in an open courtyard with fountain- romantic! Attentive waitstaff and varied menu with something for everyone.

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Thank BrendaTM
Miami, Florida
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went out for a spontaneous night at the Biltmore Hotel and dined at Fontana. I always feel like I am away on vacation when I come here. I love the atmosphere with the fountain in the middle, surrounded by the beautiful hotel. Aside from that, the food and the service are great! Had the fettucini with vegetables, garlic and pesto... More 

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Thank Cindy V
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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152 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great experience for tea time at this wonderful place. I came here with 6 friends after getting a voucher off of travelzoo as I have heard so many wonderful things. The tea selection is wonderful with variety for all, we also had a glass of sparkling wine. The tea sandwiches were of different varieties and my vegetarian friend... More 

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Thank Vicki C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

took them forever to acknowledge my presence. didn't know what mezcal was. for some unknown reason, took my dinner menu when they took me drink order, then - 20 min later when they remembered i still existed - asked if i was ready to order? I said, "you took my menu." asked for some simple condiment...took 20 minutes to get.... More 

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Thank George H
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We had a very nice lunch. Service was great. The food was very good. The atmosphere was awesome I love being outside by the fountain very relaxed a nice cool breeze we had a really nice lunch.

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Thank Brenda B
Detroit
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84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

This is our third time at the Fontana and we continue to be pleased with the atmosphere, the food, and certainly the service. We chose the pre-theater dinner as we were going to Gable Stage later in the evening. The choices were pleasing with enough variety too accommodate both our tastes and the price was very good. The service was... More 

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Thank NJArnfield
Farnham, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Ate at 8pm with my 11 year old daughter. The setting is delightful, if the weather is good sit outside on the fairy lit and candlelit terrace by the fountain. Our service was good - almost too quick. From ordering starters to them being on the table was around 5 minutes (I am always slightly worried by that kind of... More 

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Thank twoplustwoMidlands
Coral Gables, Florida
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2017

We've lived in Coral Gables for a number of years, belong to the Biltmore and have been to Fontana a number of times. Four of us had a table outside by the fountain and the music was so loud that we literally vibrated. While the food was wonderful and the service excellent it was, overall, not a memorable experience, except... More 

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Thank Jim R
Miami
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236 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

I went with 2 clients for lunch and we ordered the power lunch. Just perfect ! For $25 it s excellent , Service great and outside table fab. Enjoy !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $80
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-6339
    (Granada)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-913-3200
Description
One of the few remaining Miami locales offering traditional English afternoon tea, the Biltmore is arguably the most elegant venue, with its soaring vaulted ceiling, magnificent lobby and majestically mantled fireplace. The refreshing repast is served daily and is complemented with and elegant harp weekdays and music of an accomplished classical guitarist on the weekends. During the holiday season guests can expect themed pastries.Reservations are recommended.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?