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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%
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“pasta” (244 reviews)
“black linguine” (32 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

This was our third visit to Cafe Prima Pasta over the past two years and, as in the past, we still consider this to be the best Italian restaurant in the Miami area. It is hard to encounter all the ingredients to a fine dining...More

8  Thank EANYC
FabianCea, General Manager at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

Wow!! Thank you so much for such a beautiful review. We love to hear how much you know our place and how important is is to us to make all our customers happy with our food and service. Thank you again.

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

No visit to Miami Beach is complete without a visit to Cafe Prima Pasta. This place never disappoints. Make reservations or be prepared to wait. Dining space is limited but patrons are served in the main dining area, bar and street side. The lobster ravioli...More

1  Thank Stormy W
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Thank you for such a wonderful review about our restaurant.

Reviewed August 28, 2017

As many of you know - there are multiple places in Miami that offer great food. For us going out for an evening is more about just the food, but overall experience. At Cafe Primia, you have excellence in both. The food, as others have...More

3  Thank maya09
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you for such a wonderful review! We appreciate when customers take the time to mention how much they enjoy the food and service we provide! Please visit us again.

Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

This is absolutely my fave Italian restaurant in Miami. The food is hands down the BEST italian I've had in my five years of living here, and with a name like "Lucia Mazzola", you can safely assume I know Italian food! There usually not an...More

2  Thank Lucia33141
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you Lucia! We appreciate your kind words about our restaurant. It is so nice to hear when customers enjoy their meal in every aspect of it. We hope you visit us again.

Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

This was an extraordinary and authentic Italian food, served with passion. The Miami Spice menu was a great choice. I also loved the Italian Double Espresso Macchiato. A restaurant I would strictly recommend and just a block away from Collins Ave. Go there by Miami...More

1  Thank RalSib
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you RalSib! It means a lot to us that our customers enjoy the dishes we prepare, especially our Miami spice menu . We hope you visit us again

Reviewed August 15, 2017

So glad I found this restaurant... the food is authentic Italian. My boyfriend and I both loved our dishes. I had the Fiocchi Rapera, pasta filled with cheese and pear amazinggg. And my bf had the gnocchi which was delicious as well. He tried my...More

1  Thank Natalie K
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words. We hope you visit us again.

Reviewed August 14, 2017

We were staying near here and found this place thru TA. What a find. Old school Italian place. The food was fantastic (we all thought so). The bread was great. The service was excellent. The owner (I think) even came outside after our meal to...More

1  Thank Lexer75
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words about our restaurant, it means a lot to know our customers enjoy our dishes and the service as well. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 14, 2017

The meal was absolutely delicious. We did the Miami Spice dinner, the appetizers we had were amazing (highly recommend the Fiocchi Rapera and Melanzane Parm) in addition to the Branzino for dinner (cooked perfect) and the skirt steak. Andrew was an exceptional server, he was...More

2  Thank Allison L
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you for reviewing our restaurant Allison! Glad to know you enjoyed our Miami Spice menu and that Andrew was an exceptional server. Visit us again.

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing and the atmosphere incredible. Our waiter was very attentive to our table and had a great personality. It definitely will not be our last time there!

1  Thank Chris M
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words about our restaurant, it means a lot to know our customers enjoy our dishes and the service as well.

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Always great food and great service, all pasta dishes are amazing, my Bronzino fish was super , highly recommended

Thank Benny M
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Thank you benny! We appreciate your kind words about our place.

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216lisam216
October 17, 2017|
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Response from amy7878 | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure they can do something vegetarian- not sure about the gluten free but they are very nice and always have helped when something special ordered.
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marvinsuss
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
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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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
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
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
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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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