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1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-6339 (Granada)
+1 305-913-3200
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Brenda B
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank NJArnfield
Farnham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank twoplustwoMidlands
Coral Gables, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Jim R
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 !

Thank Chpfl
Stevensville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2017

This was my third stay at the Biltmore, and we dined at Fontana each time. Service is professional, warm and attentive. Food is delicious; interesting menu, plenty of variety and well prepared. Great wine list, as well!

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East Lyme, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017

We were very pleased to find that some of the best Italian in Coral Gables was at the Biltmore. The courtyard transforms into a modern restaurant at night with an excellent atmosphere and great energy.

Thank TeamSmallState
Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017

The courtyard area is stunning, with a beautiful fountain and outdoor seating. The menu for breakfast was very basic, but the food was good. The lunch and dinner menus look like good Italian fare. Only complaint was that the person at the table next to us had her dog sitting on her lap. This is an expensive hotel....I love pets,... More 

Thank Michelle112013
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Great choice of food, huge dishes (don't order too much!), very nice service - efficiency depends on who is on duty though - good food, italian/american touch.

Thank FLuisi
Atlanta, Georgia
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Must do when visiting Coral Gables. A huge deal, fantastic food, drinks, and setting! If you like historic hotels, the Biltmore is a must see.

Thank ramdds702

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $80
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-6339
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-913-3200
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?