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A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
+1 305-532-1727
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • 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 6 days ago via mobile

First, I have to say that it’s a shame this amazing restaurant is nestled between a bunch of raunchy booze houses. With that said, it was an amazing dining experience. The area is completely safe and quite a visual experience. Sort of like a Venice...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking on ocean drive and saw this very relax place. The space between tables is very good and not like the other places on this avenue. All food is excellent. Big portions, very good prices. The attention and service from Victoria was very...More

Thank Alvaro C
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alvaro, thank you for your review of our brunch/breakfast services at Craft Cafe and the kind services provided by Victoria. Glad you enjoyed the experience as well as the food at great prices and the history of our hotel. See you soon again. Best,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like good food, good ambience and good wine - this is the place to go!!!! The food was so good we even went back. However, the food is very pricy despite the quality of food is top notch. So if you are on...More

Thank AndyYu
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andy, it brings me so many pleasures reading your review, thank you for your kind words on behalf of myself and my team. We're happy knowing you enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere so much that you came back for a second time. That...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great live guitar music, great drink, great food, great services. Watching people walking around on side walk and main streetMore

Thank ThanhQTran
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you dear ThanhQTran, You've described exactly what we aim to provide for all of our diners, great music, great food and great services. Thank you for enjoying all that we offer and leaving us this kind review. Thrilled you had a wonderful experience and...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t have asked for better food, service, ambiance for our 9 year anniversary dinner. I researched all restaurants in the area since we were here on vacay and are so glad we chose this spot. It was our first trip to Miami Beach and I...More

Thank monicaspol
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Dear Monicaspol, Happy Anniversary again! We're thankful you chose to spend this wonderful occasion with us and are all truly grateful for your detailed review. It pleases us knowing you enjoyed all the dishes prepared and the excellent service from Martha. The octopus is a...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018

The restaurant recently created a 'Culinary Voyage' for the next few months.presenting a three course menu with food from various countries for $39. It is served between 5 - 7 pm. For the month of July it was France. However, when we were presented with...More

Thank Aldmintz
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Aldmintz, thank you for leaving us your kind review, especially on our new Culinary Journey prix-fixe menu which we are offering this summer and fall. We're pleased to know you enjoyed your meal as these are new creations from our chef and always seeking...More

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Music was excellent on a busy night on Ocean Drive. Drinks were tasty and unique. Service was indifferent but that seems common here in Miami. The food stood out,fresh seafood and great flavors.More

Thank nysy
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear nysy, Thank you so much for choosing to spend your evening with us. It brings us great pleasure knowing you enjoyed our food, drinks and live music. We are sorry to see your review of our services as that's also an area we pride...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018

had an experience, with undercooked fish here, came back to haunt me later, my guests were not impressed with their meals either.More

Thank ed442018
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ed442018, We are sorry to see your review as we all strive to provide an exceptional dining experience at A Fish Called Avalon. Please allow me to personally oversee your meal the next time you are visiting to ensure it is nothing short of...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely had a memorable night there at a fish called Avalon , we had a wonderful wonderful waitress with her sweet helper , she knew exactly what we were looking for after telling her we were from Naples, Italy and everything was more than...More

Thank DomenicoeMarghe... B
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear DomenicoeMarghe, what a wonderful review you've left for us, we're very grateful for it. We're all absolutely enthralled with your kind words, the staff and chef thanks you as well. Next time you're visiting, please allow us the honor of serving you again. With...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018

We came here two years ago for an anniversary dinner (reviewed at that time) that was quite a fine experience. Returning this year, we dropped in for drinks and dessert, and some people watching on the patio. Our server, Marvin C, was as attentive as...More

Thank i2ibass
ppinault, General Manager at A Fish Called Avalon, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Dear i2ibass, What a great review to read! It warms our heart knowing you enjoyed the second time as much as the first, that means we stay true to our services and cuisine. Heartfelt thanks for your kind words and Marvin sends his best wishes...More

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Questions & Answers
May 14, 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
February 15, 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
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
Overlooking Ocean Drive from the veranda of the Avalon Hotel is the 29 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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