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A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
+1 305-532-1727
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (172 reviews)
“orzo” (33 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome! Great food great drinks and great customer service... the expense can add up, but was worth tbe cost. Try the deep fried Red Snapper. Sit outside and enjoy live music and the warm ocean breeze and all of the excitement of being on South...More

Thank Casandra S
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Casandra S, Your enthusiastic comments have made our day! Thanks for making us part of your South Beach getaway, and for sharing the delights of live music, ocean breezes, and unbeatable dining that you enjoyed. We look forward to welcoming you back, and appreciate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Started with the bang bang shrimp and they were banging. Had grilled octopus that was really good too! We had the tuna and macadamia nut crusted snapper. Both really good. We had a side of Asian beans that we did not need but OMG we...More

Thank pauliespyder
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear pauliespyder Your delightful comments make our whole team proud and happy. I’ve shared your generous comments with our chef, who constantly finds fresh ways to please our guests—like the Asian beans. Thanks so much for writing, and please do come again. Warm regards, Pascal...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood restaurant on Ocean Drive! Great view from inside or outside. Attentive service and delicious food.

Thank lovetoreadandtravel
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lovetoreadandtravel, Thank you for writing about your enjoyable dinner, and the fascinating views from both inside and outside tables. Your resounding recommendation means the world to us, and we look forward to welcoming you again. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food & Beverage Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to your restaurant for dinner to celebrate our 1 year wedding anniversary. Our waiter was Raymond. He was AWESOME! Raymond was extremely accomodating, friendly, outgoing, and efficient. We order the Octopus for an appetizer, it was so delicious! Raymond recommended...More

Thank nikkinice111
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear nikkinice111, We were thrilled to help make your anniversary dinner a celebration to remember. Your delightful comments have made our whole team very proud, and we’ve shared your generous praise with everyone. Thank you for recommending our restaurant and please come again soon. Warm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this restaurant. Between the friendly and attentive staff, amazing food, upbeat yet relaxing music it all combined perfectly for an impeccable dinner in Miami Beach. Located in a prime position, we ate fresh seafood while the sun set and enjoyed the...More

Thank Chriseis R
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chriseis R, Thank you for writing such an awesome letter, and for your generous recommendation. It was our great pleasure to be part of your romantic honeymoon memories. We wish you a lifetime of happiness together, and invite you to dine with us again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Alex was our server and he was amazing. We made reservations because we saw they had escargot on the menu. We were not disappointed. I got the special of the day which was amazing. Great restaurant if you want a fancy yet affordable (for the...More

Thank Sara S
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sara S, We’re thrilled to know that you came for our delicious escargots, then were equally pleased with all the dishes that followed. Thank you for taking time to share your satisfying experience, and please come again soon. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food &...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This meal was a wonderful experience with the atmosphere and with Michael who waited on us. His recommendation of the wine was right on and scored perfect with our wives. Caesar salad with anchovies was great to start with. The crab crusted grouper was cooked...More

Thank Gary D
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Gary D, We are thrilled to know that your evening with us was a memorable one. Many thanks for taking time to write about our outstanding service, atmosphere and cuisine. Your generous recommendation is deeply appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you again....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great restaurant ....food was awesome ....great guitar player and Michael was our waiter... and might I add very customer oriented.... he was awesome!!!!! I would come back here in a heartbeat and hopefully Michael would be our waiter.... Best meal that I had...More

Thank Rosalie T
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rosalie T, Many thanks for your terrific letter. We are thrilled to be your go-to restaurant in South Beach and we hope you will keep us at the very top of your list for many years to come. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food &...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stop by Miami to have a nice dinner. A fish called Avalon look to be very inviting. We were not disappointed. Michael, our waiter, was extremely accommodating. He recommended their specialties and gave us a lot of options and many dinners to choose from....More

Thank Kathy R
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kathy R, Thank you for taking time to share your delight with our delicious cuisine, beautiful setting, and outstanding service. It was our pleasure to make your evening a memorable one, and we look forward to your return. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food &...More

Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

In town for two days prior to cruising and decided to have dinner at A Fish! Thanks in part to my fellow Trip peeps as the reviews were great! Not disappointed at all! Our dinner and drinks were fantastic and we thoroughly enjoyed sitting on...More

Thank Tbpenn
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tbpenn, Heartfelt thanks for making dinner with us part of your pre-cruise experiences. We are thrilled to know that we more than lived up to your expectations of what a classy South Beach dinner should be. Your enthusiastic recommendation is much appreciated, and thanks...More

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Japhen9609
May 14, 2017|
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Response from AFishCalledAvalon700 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Yes we can simply grilled any fish we have on the menu. Best
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Joann A
February 15, 2017|
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Response from DebNDayton | Reviewed this property |
Beach evening casual to beach dressy and everything in between
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
    (7th)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighborhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-532-1727
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Description
Overlooking Ocean Drive from the veranda of the Avalon Hotel is the 25 year old, acclaimed restaurant, A fish Called Avalon. Cuisine features local seafood prepared with a sensuous, tropical flair. An extensive wine reserve and full service bar naturally compliment our great food.
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