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Parrillada Las Vacas Gordas

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933 Normandy Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33141-2927
(305) 867-1717
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1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Marlboro, New Jersey
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were pointers at piece of meat at $32.99 at later were charged $69.99 . Waiter and manager stated they gave us wrong item, but since we ate it, we have to pay $69.99. What a way to do business! What a way to cheat your customers! And how about charge for splitting your steak. Not everyone can eat 1.5... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A restaurant with different opinions among the public. We order as appetizers: Provoleta good portion and taste Chorizo also very good and well done. The bread was excellent Morcilla dos not pass among any of us. Nothing special. Vegetable salad was a large portion but did not convince mostly due to the quality and dressing. Steaks: Filet mignon was tender... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good. That was all. We came in and the restaurant was empty, they got filled with large parties and I understand they were busy, but I felt almost unwanted. My server never once cheeked on us. We asked our servers assistant for the check and she said she would tell our server. I'm not sure if she... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my wife to this restaurant to enjoy a Lunch since we know about how good are the Argentinian' type of Meat. We got our table, but our disappointment came when the server informed us that we had to pay for an extra plate and silverware to share. We have been to several so restaurant and we never encounter... More 

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Miami, Florida
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431 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone is entitled to an opinion,but I was sad to read a few negative tones which I do not think were deserved.I have been eating here for almost twenty years when it was the original tiny restaurant to their updated and lavish restaurant now.In all those years the owners have maintained a consistent menu with their wonderful steaks and the... More 

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Aventura, Florida
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was extremely cold. My wife was given a blanket. It was overpriced and slow service. There is also the 18% gratuity, the $1 donation to Mount Sinai Hosital marked as "MSMC", the sales tax and the 2% Miami Beach Resort Fee. The food is very good just get rid of the owner and the staff. They are probably still... More 

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Miami, Florida
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food bad service. First time to this restaurant, we arrived around 9pm, place and was not busy. We came for a friend's birthday and he had a bottle with him, that was a gift. We were told they would charge us $32 for us to open and drink his bottle then they came back and said it would be... More 

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New Jersey USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were asked to show us what is their "signature" 1.5 lb steak look like. They brought us raw piece of meat and we have ordered one. When bill came, that charged us $69.99 vs 32.99 menu price explaining this was special steak, not on menu. After complain, owner came , but refused to adjust price( just took service charge)... More 

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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

If you love steak this is a must. A bit off the main strip on the beach but well worth the drive. The service is great and the meat was excellent. Also try the garlic fries

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Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Set your expectations straight: this is a local ethnic steakhouse with a pretense to be more upscale. Don't be fooled by the sexy interior design and upscale looking cellar. This is a local ethnic steakhouse. Here is what your recipe for great steak dinner: order immediately as you sit down, my suggestion would be an Enrollada (share it even if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Latin, Argentinean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 933 Normandy Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33141-2927
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: (305) 867-1717

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?