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News Cafe

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800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
+1 305-538-6397
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (74 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (51 reviews)
“french toast” (30 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
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1 - 10 of 1,808 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We stopped here for morning coffee and really enjoyed sitting down on the terrace and watching people go by. +20% of service was automatically added to the bill; in other places it was up to 18%.

Thank Liu S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are walking on Ocean drive South Beach Miami, you will constantly be heckled by restaurants people trying to lure you in with "specials". News Cafe was the one place that didn't, so naturally I walked in to give it a shot. Either the...More

Thank Rajasahibofindy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good meal, good staff, good location. Lot of choices on the menu to choose from. Nice terrace, I will return for sure.

Thank Alex V
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated in the Art Deco historic district this is a must to visit. The iced tea is brewed on the premises and is really good. You can add sugar to taste.

Thank Ian G
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really nice spot to grab some shade and people watch on Miami Beach. We even sat at the same spot Versace had his last breakfast. Favourite part was the chicken nachos..by far the best we've ever had. So much cheese, chicken, salsa,...More

Thank Hazel J
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Our Chicken Nachos are indeed really good! Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your recent visit! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is great, and a landmark in South Beach, however, we went there for breakfast, early in the morning, not too many people, and it took ages to get served some simple coffees, bagels, croissant and french toast - literally 20 minutes waiting for...More

Thank HO1964
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We apologize for taking you so long to get your food. We will talk to our staff to make sure our customers are treated the right way. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast here it was recommended by a friend! The food was very generic, I mean there is only so many things you can cook for breakfast. The service was good but it could be a little faster specially when the restaurant is clearly...More

Thank Julio A
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent visit. We're glad you enjoyed your meal, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t have the bagels stale and come out cold and for nearly five bucks a rip off You get served then it’s a long time before you see the person again to assist you furtherMore

Thank Alex H
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback on your recent visit with us, our goal is to make customers happy and we're sad we weren't able to do that for you. If something tastes off or if you're unhappy with your meal, please let your server know...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On ocean drive many of the restaurants seem to offer a similar and expensive menu whilst the news cafe offers an extensive breakfast, lunch and dinner menu with great service and a relaxed atmosphere compared to the craziness of going ocean drive. Well worth a...More

Thank mselliemarie
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad you liked our ambiance. Thank you for leaving us a review, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great the bacon was 10/10 and they can serve you cereal i dont see many restraunts like this they have very good service and waiters that helped us

Thank Dana l
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback! We have a large menu and we offer options for almost every diet and taste!

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Questions & Answers
YourCupOfTi
August 12, 2016|
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Response from sohonewyorker | Reviewed this property |
Overpriced with tasteless food. Nice spot for a delicious coffee.
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ksmimi55
December 30, 2014|
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Response from Amanda M |
parking on the street on sunday morning should not be an issue, they are open 24/7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighborhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-6397
  • E-mail
Description
News Cafe is an iconic but quaint sidewalk cafe, restaurant, and bar located on Miami Beach at the corner of 8th Street and Ocean Drive. Its a perfect spot for a casual meal near the beach, people-watching, and a cocktail. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served 24 hours a day, and a full bar (with TVs) is available from 8am-4am daily.
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