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Playa Cafe

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1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
+1 305-538-1551
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Central American, South American
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DETAILS
1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
Neighborhood: City Center
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Reviewed January 5, 2017

If you're looking for a hole in the wall, this is the place. It's very basic and cheap, but it gets the job done. This cafe is usually filled with a lot of who I assume to be locals. I've been to this place several...More

Thank Iulia G
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Not fancy place offers great Cuban sandwiches at good price!!! Didn't like coffee cause it's sweet by default :(

Thank DDraca
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

First morning back in Miami and I headed straight to this amazing hidden gem on Washington I remember fondly from 2 years ago. Large selection of dishes and great value breakfasts including the Cuban and Central American. I opted for the Breakfast special (see photo)...More

Thank See-no-evil
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The empanada selection at this place is great. From Argentinian to Columbian to Venezuelan they have it all. My favorite was the Venezuelan Beef, cilantro and sweet plantain. Their iced coffee is phenomenal. This is a small family owned cafe / bakery with tasty food...More

Thank rbinatlanta
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong the food is amazing!! The service is quick and don't expect to get 5 star attention! These ladies get paid to take your order not to give you the fine dining experience you would get at Hillstones lol one thing I...More

Thank sobefitness
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

A local establishment with great food and seriously reasonable price. The food was just delicious. We recommend it.

Thank Mammo T
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We went here craving some Cuban food and all the reviews said this place was good but that is just not the experience we got. 4 of us so 4 different dishes and each was worse than the previous. The fish fillet was the best...More

Thank gKoty
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Went there for a taste of cuban breakfast. I had eggs and turkey sausage, my husband had eggs with bacon both came with a side of cuban style bread. We enjoyed our food on the bar, the service was great and the prices were very...More

Thank Shireen H
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Not sure how this place is getting great reviews. The place is unorganized and unkempt, service is bad, food is worse. They microwave the sandwiches! Lacking quality everywhere. Won't be back.

Thank Dc2011dc
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This looks likes one of those places where the ambiance is sacrificed in favor of good food. Seating is mostly on high bar stools at the counter or along the wall. They have a fairly large menu including Cuban, Central American, and Mexican food. We...More

Thank pepperref
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Central American, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 4:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-7802
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > City Center
  • Neighborhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-1551
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