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Cafe Prima Pasta

414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
+1 305-867-0106
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (229 reviews)
“carpaccio” (40 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most incredible restaurant with a very original menu. The food was awesome and customer service was great. Meeting the Executive Chef was a bonus. The staff put us at a great table and made us feel very special!

Thank John K
FabianCea, General Manager at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words John. We appreciate when customers take the time to mention how much they enjoy the food and service we provide.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The family owned and operated restaurant has built a large and loyal following of fans with a menu that successfully blends the flavorful traditions of Italian cooking with the Italian heritage and gastronomic influences of the Cea family, who first opened the doors in 1993....More

Thank Maureen S
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Maureen for such nice words about our restaurant. We love to have such nice an loyal customers like you.

Reviewed May 18, 2017

A must when in the area. Ate here 2 times in one week. Service was great and food even better. Drinks are very creative. Had a Lychee martini. Try it!

Thank gtjrpj
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2017

Thank you, We appreciate when customers take the time to mention how much they enjoy the food and service we provide.

Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

We ate here with our two kids. The service was ok they tried hard but it was just not up to standard. If you want to do it right then do so but if you are not skilled enough then better keep is simple. They...More

1  Thank Arjan d
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

We do apologize about the meal not being memorable and will work on that to improve everyone's overall experience.

Reviewed May 3, 2017

Our beautiful server, Mayer, welcomed us and from there offered excellent suggestions and wonderful, attentive service for our entire meal, appetizers to dessert. We will make Prima Pasta a 'must visit' for every trip to Miami. It could not have been a more delicious meal...More

Thank dandb2017
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We appreciate when customers take the time to mention how much they enjoy the food and service we provide. We hope to see you soon on your next visit to Miami.

Reviewed April 30, 2017

I've been to this restaurant a few times it's so good! I love the pasta and the bread, good service and southern italy vibes!

Thank cantellina18
FabianCea, General Manager at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words about our restaurant.

Reviewed April 27, 2017

We dropped by Cafe Prima on a Monday night. We had pre booked a table for our family of 6. The table was not ready and they had taken our booking name down incorrectly so we had to wait outside for 20 mins with no...More

1  Thank Sammie C
FabianCea, General Manager at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you for joining us and reviewing our restaurant. We do apologize about the meal not being memorable and will work on that to improve everyone's overall experience.

Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Cafe Prima Pasta is the only Italian restaurant you need. You won't find a better one. The food was only surpassed by Mayer our server. Her personality and suggestions made the experience that much better.

Thank Judith W
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed April 24, 2017

We stumbled upon this culinary gem while in Miami and it was so good we ate there 2 of the 3 nights we were in town. The cuisine is authentically Italian and the service is top-notch. Our server Enrique was amazing - made fabulous menu...More

Thank LindsaydATX
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thank you Lindsay! We appreciate your kind words and we are happy to know that you enjoyed our place.

Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

We are here for a few days before going on a cruise and stopped here one night for dinner and it was wonderful! The food, service, ambiance, everything was great. It is difficult to find quality Italian food but you will find it here.

Thank Cheri S
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thank you Cheri! We appreciate your kind words.

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marvinsuss
the early bird menu for sat night
January 27, 2017|
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Response from FabianCea | Property representative |
Hi, the early bird menu works every day from 5 pm to 6 pm, sundays we open at 4 pm, early bird from 4pm to 6 pm on sundays.
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stokie2_11
HI,Hola,Ciao, i have been looking for a special place for our friends wedding breakfast on 02/11/2017. afternoon hopefuly.( February) i will have to contact you the day before in person if ok ? because of the time of the marriage. yours Keith & Sue
September 7, 2016|
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Response from FabianCea | Property representative |
Hi, Yes please contact us or make your reservation on time. Tel: (305) 867-0106 Thanks!
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Travarkus
What time tomorrow is the early bird special
January 16, 2016|
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Response from rbt2013 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks outNabout for answering.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-867-0106
  • E-mail
Description
Cafe Prima Pasta is one of the best Italian restaurant in South Florida.Since 1993 Cafe Prima Pasta has been nominated "one of the best" by The Miami Herald and Zagat.We specialize in homemade pasta, bread and desserts, this is the place choose by many celebrities such as John Travolta, Matt Damon, Don Shula, Steven Bauer, Cindy Crawford, Joe Jackson, Jon Secada, Gloria Stefan, Lili Stefan, Lenny Cravitz, Michael Jordan, Iggy Pop, the BeeGees, Fleetwoodmac, ub40, Charly Garcia, Calle 13, Mana, Diego Torres and many many more.Very Fresh Italian food and good service.Give us a try.
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