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A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
+1 305-532-1727
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent restaurant, attentive and well-trained serving personnel worked as a team. Very good menu, delicious meal, well prepared, very good presentation, excellent creme brulee., Very enjoyable evening. A “must” place for a special evening.

Thank MyTravel4u
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our food was fantastic, music was great, and service, by Alex, was perfect! And even Moscow Mule was excellent! We will definitely be back!

Thank PPriceTOsborne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fun dinner at the Avalon tonight. Loved my Crab Crusted Grouper and my husband devoured his Macadamia Crusted Salmon and declared it great! Service was just right and my Avalon Mojito nice and minty with a sweet cane to chew on. The...More

Thank GeoCaribe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great dinner last night with great food, service and company. The location is beautifully located on 700 and Ocean Drive. The location is touristy by local standards, but worth the time to go by and have dinner for us. We were four for...More

Thank tjenfang2
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear tjenfang2, Your fabulous review has made us very proud indeed! Heartfelt thanks for sharing the delectable details of your experience, and your high opinion of our attentive service. By the way, our servers would be happy to debone the branzino or other whole fish...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service and location was great but as I’m learning, dining on Ocean Drive is often overrated. We probably should have ordered the whole fish but we just weren’t overly hungry. The tuna and shrimp scampi weren’t anything we can’t get in the Midwest which...More

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

Dear Thad V, Thanks for taking a moment to tell us about your experience. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to your return. We aspire to satisfy you with menu selections that match our superb service. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food & Beverage Director

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing experience with both food and service. The way the staff provides service makes you feel taken care of. The food is truly worthy of the price. Our meals were cooked to perfection, no complaints or suggestions necessary.

Thank D_Montenegro19
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear D_Montenegro19 Your generous comments have made our day! We’re so pleased to know that your experience was truly memorable, and appreciate your taking time to write. Please come again soon. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food & Beverage Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re a family of 4 and used to quality restaurants but we were really impressed with this place. The service is typically friendly, professional and efficient for this area, but the food is amazing. We ordered the paella and the saffron risotto which was quick...More

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

Dear Martin F., Your generous comments, as well as the moans of appreciation as you dined, have made our whole team very proud indeed. Many thanks for sharing your outstanding experience with us. We are delighted to know that two of our chef’s signature dishes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The macadamia crusted snapper was fantastic. Best I’ve ever had. Rice with spinach and raspberry sauce was a terrific accompaniment. Service was prompt and polite, Wine was good. We sat outside and enjoyed the passing parade on a beautiful eveningMore

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

Dear djregner, Heartfelt thanks for your sensational recommendation. It was our great pleasure to create a memorable dining experience for you, and we are thrilled to know that everything was super. We look forward to welcoming you again. Warm regards, Pascal Pinault, Food & Beverage...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful evening here.Sit on the upper patio outside, it's lovely. They had a guitar player the night we were there, very nice background music. We love fresh seafood & this restaurant delivers. 3 diners, different appetizers & entrees & we loved them...More

Thank jclinden07
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jclinden07, Our whole staff is thrilled to know how much you enjoyed your evening with us. Thank you so much for taking time to write -- your satisfaction with our cuisine, service, and atmosphere is the response we love to hear. Please come again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our first Miami Beach meal at Avalon. The fresh bread and hummous was a very good starter served warm and fresh. The tuna tartare was served on ice and was also very fresh and tasty with a little kick. My son had a steak...More

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

Dear Mahulu, Thanks for taking time to share your candid feedback; it’s much appreciated. True, seafood is one of the stars here, along with outstanding cocktails, and our chef’s own made-in-house hummus. We are honored that you chose us for your first Miami Beach dinner,...More

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Questions & Answers
14 May 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
Joann A
15 February 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-532-1727
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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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