Restaurants

Cafe in Coral Gables

Threefold

Coral Gables' most talked-about cafe is a buzzing, Aussie-run charmer that serves up perfectly pulled espressos (and a good flat white), along with creative breakfast and lunch fare. Start the morning with waffles a…
Southern US in Coral Gables

Swine

Rustic smoked pork and craft cocktails come to Coral Gables at this stylish spot near the Miracle Mile. Amid exposed-brick walls, a cascade of hanging light bulbs and reclaimed wood elements, you'd be forgiven for t…
French in Coral Gables

Frenchie's Diner

Tucked down a side street, it's easy to miss this place. Inside, Frenchie's channels an old-time American diner vibe, with black-and-white checkered floors, a big chalkboard menu, and a smattering of old prints and …
Cafe in Coral Gables

Cascade Poolside Restaurant

If you're visiting the Biltmore, it's worth stopping in for a bite at this lovely open-air restaurant overlooking the pool. The food is good, if not overly complex, with satisfying options like vegetable wraps, grou…
French in Coral Gables

Pascal’s on Ponce

They’re fighting the good fight here: sea scallops with beef short rib, crispy duck confit with wild mushroom fricasée and other French fine-dining classics set the stage for a night of high-end feasting. Pascal's i…
Japanese in Coral Gables

Matsuri

Matsuri, tucked into a nondescript shopping center, is consistently packed with Japanese customers. They don’t want scene; they want a taste of home, although many of the diners are actually South American Japanese …
Fusion in Coral Gables

Seasons 52

It's hard to fault the concept and the execution at Seasons 52. The hook? A menu that partially rotates on a weekly basis depending on what is seasonally available (hence the restaurant's name). The execution? Warm …
Spanish in Coral Gables

Bulla Gastrobar

With a festive crowd chattering away over delicious bites of tapas, this stylish spot has great ambience that evokes the lively eating and drinking dens of Madrid. Patatas bravas (spicy potatoes), huevos 'bulla' (eg…
French in Coral Gables

La Palme d’Or

The acclaimed Palme d'Or is the culinary match for the Jazz Age opulence that ensconces it. With its white-gloved, old-world class and US attention to service, unmuddled by pretensions of hipness, this place capture…
Italian in Coral Gables

Caffe Abbracci

Perfect moments in Coral Gables come easy. Here’s a simple formula: you, a loved one, a muggy Miami evening, some delicious pasta and a glass of red at a sidewalk table at Abbracci – one of the finest Italian restau…