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A Fish Called Avalon

700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
+1 305-532-1727
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Reviewed 12 June 2010

My wife and I went on a Thursday night and got right in. The restaurant is on Ocean Drive. There is both indoor and outdoor seating. You need not sit outside to see the sand volleyball action near the beach or simply watch people walking...More

Thank fancylittlelaminated
Reviewed 6 May 2010

Do not eat here! My husband and I were greeted by false advertising of half price food and drinks. We were not looking for discount, just a nice dine out. Beware!, the friendly waitress quickly recommened the pasta seafood special and the paella special. We...More

2  Thank milly3
Reviewed 13 April 2010

First, we visited this restaurant during one of the highest Spring Break weeks, so not sure if this affected the quality of the food. Also another caveat: remember that Miami Beach is a huge tourist trap so you are going to pay inflated prices. So...More

Thank laurap414
Reviewed 24 February 2010

Fantastic atmosphere, service and food. It's the ultimate Miami experience, right on Ocean Dr. where the seafood dishes are complemented by the live but pleasant cuban music. I recommend the Sea Bass and Mahi mahi. The bathroom can get a little crowded, since it's tiny...More

Thank zoe62
Reviewed 25 December 2009

Went to a Fish Called Avalon based on the recommendation of our hotel. Started with mixed drinks which were way too sweet and tasted like cheap bar mix. I ordered Mahi Mahi, which was said to be fresh daily. I would say it was average...More

Thank cb18
Reviewed 10 December 2009

I've eaten here several times and never had a problem with the service as some have mentioned. Food has always been excellant albeit expensive, but that's what you can expect from anyplace on Ocean Dr. The difference is I would pay Avalon's prices at a...More

Thank pontoonTom
Reviewed 9 December 2009

Nice atmosphere, food up to expectations. Fresh modern seafood, good place for a more civilized Ocean Drive dinner.

Thank ELE28
Reviewed 10 November 2009

Based on a good advise from our Hotel (the W) we enjoyed great food and a very nice atmosphere along Ocean Drive!

Thank Hulu
Reviewed 14 October 2009

The scallops and tuna tartare are to *die* for! Very fun atmosphere - definitely sit outside and listen to the music while watching all the action on Ocean Drive.

Thank WLDarling
Reviewed 13 October 2009

We heard good things about this restaurant; and fancied fish so we booked via the phone and arrived. The smile at the front desk was the high point of the evening, from then on it went downhill fast…We had to wait a while for any...More

2  Thank Radiculous
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Questions & Answers
15 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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, 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 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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