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“beautiful grounds and golf course!”
Review of Fontana

Fontana
Ranked #22 of 348 Restaurants in Coral Gables
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $80
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Granada
Description: One of the few remaining Miami locales offering traditional English afternoon tea, the Biltmore is arguably the most elegant venue, with its soaring vaulted ceiling, magnificent lobby and majestically mantled fireplace. The refreshing repast is served daily and is complemented with and elegant harp weekdays and music of an accomplished classical guitarist on the weekends. During the holiday season guests can expect themed pastries.Reservations are recommended.
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“beautiful grounds and golf course!”
Reviewed November 20, 2012

this is a nice hiddend treasure in miami, that feels like a different world from miami. i played golf on their course, and although i did have an unexpected close encounter with an alligator on one of the holes, but i was told he's a "local" and not to worry about it.

Visited January 2012
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Courtyard restaurant”
Reviewed November 16, 2012

Wonderful ambience eating under the stars with warm tropical breezes. Service was excellent and the food just melted in the mouth.

Visited November 2012
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Coral Gables, Florida
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68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Wow!”
Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

Went for Sunday brunch and it was out of this world spectacular! There is everything you could ever want to eat. Will definitely be back.

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Thank MarthaMM
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Boca Raton
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105 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“a pleasant surprise”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

Service excellent and food was perfect. Great choice of wine.
Walking into the restaurant via the front door, does not work.
You have to go to the center hallway and asked to be seated.

Visited October 2012
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Thank GloveDoctor
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Jenkintown, Pa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“pricey”
Reviewed October 29, 2012

I think this restaurant is nice, but very pricey for what we ordered. I was not that impressed with ambiance although food and service were very good

Visited August 2012
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Thank Lisa B
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