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News Cafe

800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
+1 305-538-6397
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (78 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (50 reviews)
“french toast” (30 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch on sidewalk of South Beach, Miami. Great hummus and Greek salad. Fast friendly service. Place busier than many other places at that time of day. A good sign it was the place to be.

Thank Vera216
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I ordered oatmeal. Was given choice of water or milk. I asked if they have soya of almond milk. I'm told they do. So I ask for almond milk with oatmeal. I'm told they can put that on the side and just make it with...More

Thank exponential
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

8:30 morning. Lovely setting by the beach. Cafe full thanks to quasi monopoly at that time. Friendly waiter. Moronic organisation : 5’ to get our drinks, 40’ to get a croissant and a yoghurt, none of which require any cooking like Eggs. Don’t ever hope...More

Thank jdil
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My son has been coming to News Cafe since he was little when we visit. Of all the places he insists we eat here. He loves their pancakes and the whole vibe . I think for an 11 year old he has great taste! Good...More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our brunch experience on a Saturday morning was not great. We decided to eat outside which was good with the outdoor heaters. The service was average in our opinion, and it was a bit cramped with tables a bit too close together, but maybe that...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here and I don't even remember what I had...the foor was very mediocre ! I've heard some people love this place, maybe breakfast is better.More

Thank Deborah F
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Deborah, Thank you for your feedback on our food, our goal is to make customers happy and we're sad we weren't able to do that for you. And if something seems off (such as food), please let your server know - we are always happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Need to shape up the service. We ordered breakfast and they forgot to serve it and came with the check. Then they came with cold food. After getting the food back a pigeon took a shot at us and hit and the manager said that...More

Thank martin j
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Our goal is to make customers happy and we're sad we weren't able to do that for you. Your review will help us strive to improve our services and we will be sure to have a talk with our staff...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

every time i visit miami, i make sure to put aside time to at least grab breakfast here at least once, if not more! the service is always excellent and the food even better, highly recommend the eggs benedict or if you're looking for something...More

Thank thejess215
Tony M, General Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review! We're so glad you love our restaurant! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a good variety of options for breakfast and the staff is very friendly. I believe it’s the only place on Ocean Drive where the staff don’t jump on you to ask if you would please join them. But the terrace is busy so...More

Thank Kirsten v
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We respect people's privacy and we want you to have the freedom to pick whichever restaurant you want! We're glad you appreciate that little touch from us. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both had Greek salads one with chicken 1 without it was unbelievably good and we had to hummus and you can tell it was homemade outstanding I'm going to eat here again tomorrow

Thank nteract
Tony M, Manager at News Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We always provide our customers with the freshest-made-from-scratch food possible! We're glad you loved it!

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Questions & Answers
13 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 18 answers
Response from sohonewyorker | Reviewed this property |
Overpriced with tasteless food. Nice spot for a delicious coffee.
30 December 2014|
Response from Amanda M |
parking on the street on sunday morning should not be an issue, they are open 24/7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-6397
  • E-mail
News Cafe is an iconic but quaint sidewalk cafe, restaurant, and bar located on Miami Beach at the corner of 8th Street and Ocean Drive. Its a perfect spot for a casual meal near the beach, people-watching, and a cocktail. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served 24 hours a day, and a full bar (with TVs) is available from 8am-4am daily.
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