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La Dorada

177 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5208
+1 305-446-2002
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“paella” (10 reviews)
“lubina” (4 reviews)
“salt fish” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
177 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5208
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

From the outside, this restaurant located on a side street in Coral Gables is not too inviting. However, once you are inside, you will be sampling one of the best Spanish restaurants of Miami. Every dish is deliciously prepared and served with real professional joy....More

Thank oscari995
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My banker took me to this restaurant the first time earlier this year for lunch and I couldn't wait to go back and try the fish cooked in salt. Old school and beyond delicious, the chef insisted we try his soup of the day and...More

Thank Jody J
Reviewed 11 May 2017

La Dorada is sometimes mistaken as a seafood restaurant. It is really a Spanish restaurant. I believe a lot of people go there with a different expectation and maybe dissatisfied that they don't find common American seafood dishes. I've eaten here several times. Their fish...More

Thank SuitcaseLawyer
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking to enjoy real Spanish food, in a relaxed atmosphere, you must visit this place. The service of its collaborators is exceptionally good. I especially recommend the seafood fiduea and the sea bass "a la sal". For dessert don't forget to ask...More

Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing restaurant with the old way of serving fish directly from Spain... Bogavante with rice and lubina a la sal delighted our palate. They have an amazing choice of Grappa. Waiters should pay more attention to the offerings and being more present, it's just a...More

Thank Carminecolarusso
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Irresistible invitation When in Miami, we consider ourselves through and through 'Brikellistas'. An expression coined to describe people who reside, work and shop in the district of Brickell, and breathe its 'polluted' air. We seldom venture outside this concrete jungle, but when we were invited...More

Thank Gregorypeck186338
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had the most amazing meal yesterday. We went with a business colleague to have lunch. Even thought I've lived in Miami my whole life and my office is in Coral Gables, I'd never heard of La Dorada. And that's strange because this restaurant is...More

Thank Jody J
Reviewed 22 February 2017

In this restaurant located in Coral Gables, specialized in Spanish Mediterranean food, you can taste fresh fish from the seas of Spain, as well as a wide range of imported products and wines that give high quality to the elaboration of their dishes, which also...More

Thank Miamismith305
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

First time in Miami, overnight before taking a cruise through Central America, so thought we should keep to the theme of Spanish influence - easy of course in Miami. A brief walk around town with a shortlist from TripAdvisor led us to make a booking...More

Thank Strawb54
Reviewed 14 December 2016

A group (7 couples) went to La Dorada last Saturday for a friends Christmas lunch. It was a special meal that takes a few days to prepare and has to be ordered days ahead of time. I don't remember the name of the Spanish meal,...More

Thank Jonny673
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Angela F
11 April 2017|
Response from Jody J | Reviewed this property |
I shared the salted fish which was exquisite last night and they always gave a great menu of the day. In truth you can't go wrong at this restaurant.
suzanne k
31 August 2016|
Response from Iñaki I | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$45
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 Giralda Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5208
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-446-2002
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La Dorada Coral Gbales is the First & Only Spanish Restaurant in USA to Receive "The International Five Star Diamond Award & "The Five Green Star Award" from The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences.
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