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Cafe Prima Pasta

414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
+1 305-867-0106
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were looking for an authentic Italian restaurant with atmosphere to match the food and found it in Cafe Prima Pasta. Based on the TA reviews we expected a top experience and that we received. They accommodated our request to sit side-by-side, placing us in...More

Thank elliottq
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I say "comfort food" pasta, I mean the traditional italian pasta that you would eat in Bologna or in other places of the world with a strong italian immigration. Prima Pasta is just that: Great pasta al dente. I have eaten at the bar...More

1  Thank AnutterTraveler
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 5-star review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed both food and service.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every detail is considered and executed beautifully. Both of our cocktails were great. I had a house special and my wife had a mojito....best we had in Miami. The selection of dishes made it difficult to choose. The piccata sauce was possible the best we...More

2  Thank normanedsculpt
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the kind words about our restaurant, it means a lot to know our customers enjoy our dishes and the service as well.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s always full at dinners on weekends, even though, i love going there. The food are so good. I recommend!

2  Thank Alexandre D
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for being such loyal patrons Alexandre. We're glad to hear you love coming here!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best meal we had in Miami turned up no reservation had a quick drink in a busy bar but not hard to get served then showed to our table were we had authentic Italian in lovely surroundings Would recommend the meatballs Thanks again great meal...More

2  Thank Scott M
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5-star review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed both food and service.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a long time staple of North miami just south of bal harbour. Have visited twice. Very traditional, old decor in dimly lit setting. Walls covered. With countless photos, many signed by famous visitors over the decades. Plentiful classic Italian menu with everyone's favourites....More

1  Thank 1RJL1
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words. we hope you visit us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Prime Pasta is definitely worth a visit when in Miami Beach. The food and service is excellent. Our waiterAndreu and his partner Sofia took excellent care of us from start to finish. Welcome Bellini on the House, and a good wine list at moderate prices....More

2  Thank misterajs
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Man oh man! This is literally my favorite Italian spot in all of Miami. It’s a small, rustic old school restaurant that gets busy quickly and you can see why. From the homemade, fresh and out of this world delicious dishes to the extremely friendly...More

2  Thank LeoVar
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the kind words about our restaurant, it means a lot to know our customers enjoy our dishes and the service as well. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is no surprise this place is usually packed. Pasta is the best I have been able to try and prices are reasonable. I really like the place and will keep attending each time I visit Miami. But this time I was surprised in a...More

Thank Metrextik
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is an excellent Italian restaurant which is always busy. Reservations are strongly recommended.

Thank Colt-135
FabianCea, Owner at Cafe Prima Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! We appreciate your review.

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216lisam216
18 October 2017|
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Response from amy7878 | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure they can do something vegetarian- not sure about the gluten free but they are very nice and always have helped when something special ordered.
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marvinsuss
28 January 2017|
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Response from FabianCea | Property representative |
Hi, the early bird menu works every day from 5 pm to 6 pm, sundays we open at 4 pm, early bird from 4pm to 6 pm on sundays.
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stokie2_11
8 September 2016|
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Response from FabianCea | Property representative |
Hi, Yes please contact us or make your reservation on time. Tel: (305) 867-0106 Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 71st St, Miami Beach, FL 33141-3016
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-867-0106
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Description
Cafe Prima Pasta is one of the best Italian restaurant in South Florida.Since 1993 Cafe Prima Pasta has been nominated "one of the best" by The Miami Herald and Zagat.We specialize in homemade pasta, bread and desserts, this is the place choose by many celebrities such as John Travolta, Matt Damon, Don Shula, Steven Bauer, Cindy Crawford, Joe Jackson, Jon Secada, Gloria Stefan, Lili Stefan, Lenny Cravitz, Michael Jordan, Iggy Pop, the BeeGees, Fleetwoodmac, ub40, Charly Garcia, Calle 13, Mana, Diego Torres and many many more.Very Fresh Italian food and good service.Give us a try.
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