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Pelican Cafe

826 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
+1 305-673-1000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
826 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
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1 - 10 of 527 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all: Staff was SUPER FRIENDY, location is cool and the cocktails delicious!!! You have a wonderful view on the ocean drive if you just want to sit, have a look for interesting people and cars. BUT the boss of the bar is the...More

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

it`s very well located and the food is Ok, but expensive. it`s the worst experience I ve ever had in a restaurant. The manager of the restaurant is extremely rude and arrogant. If you have a family with small children, run away far from this...More

Thank Daniel D
PelicanHotelSobe, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The details mentioned will be taken up with the Executive team during this week's meeting and will ensure that what you witness will never happen again. Please accept our most sincere apologies to you and your family. Know that we are working on a training...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the heart of South Beach on Ocean Drive. High Energy. Good music. Good to take kids if you're in the area--- pizzas, lots of pastas, etc. HUGE drinks to share for two (or more).

Thank Jch0643
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the pelican cafe was the place were going to have dinner since we were staying at the clevelander . It the easiest place to duck into when the rain came. We were trying to decide where to have dinner and it look like the best...More

Thank al g
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Came for a nice breakfast closer to lunch time but we had the best service by Martin. He was just amazing and very friendly. Highly recommend this place and if in town come here and look for Martin.

Thank checajavier
PelicanHotelSobe, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

We value your view and thank you for the recommendation and for mentioning Martin he's one of our stars. Thank you again for your patronage, Lily

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect Service, good prices, delicious drinks and food. Ask for Martín when u come in, he is the best. Débora and Federico rule the place, they have got the best service and enviroment. 👌🏻👌🏻More

Thank Sofia A
PelicanHotelSobe, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Dear Guest. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very pleased to hear that our staff made your visit very pleasant. Do checkout our Facebook and Twitter pages for promos that you might be interested in. Looking forward...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Ate breakfast at Pelican café last weekend while in Miami, toasted bagels with smoked salmon and capers went down a treat. Martin ( from Argentina), a most helpful waiter did a great job, worthy of a mention too!!! I recommend a visit...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
PelicanHotelSobe, General Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

We are delighted you had a wonderful visit with us and that you enjoyed your meal in our cafe. We are very lucky to have Martin in our team, we consider him one of our stars! Come back and see us soon! Lily

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Came back to Miami and went back to the Pelican, this time to have breakfast there for the first time. I had the best french toast ever! With bananas, strawberries and syrup. I requested to be served by Martin once again, he was very funny...More

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A friend and I went to this restaurant in a Saturday night for pizza and a shared drink... little did we know it would cost us $80 for both. The waitress informed us the frozen cocktails would be $35 with 2 coronas. The bill included...More

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PelicanHotelSobe, Public Relations Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Dear valued clients. It is not our intention to mislead our clients and apologize for what occurred. Our investigation shows that the manager on duty refunded you $20 and that the young lady who served your table has been removed from our cafe. Our 32...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We just wanted a cocktail to start the night before going somewhere else to eat. There was no price on the menu. The waitress pushed my brother to order a cocktail instead of a beer, telling him there was a discount on cocktails. She was...More

1  Thank Coralie D
PelicanHotelSobe, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Dear Coralie, We value your view and as such will be discussing the content of your review. I would truly appreciate if you could send us a copy of the check so that we can rectify our wrong doing. Please feel free to write to...More

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Which mall do you want to go? There are several mall in Miami . Usually i use My car to go around but i can ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 826 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
    (9th and Ocean Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-673-1000
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