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Cara Mia Trattoria

1040 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4706
+1 305-397-8624
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“vongole” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1040 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4706
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Luigi and his staff are just great hosts and people. Linguini con vongole was excellent. Pana Cotta was delicious. Risotto superb. Monday nights are 1/2 price. Support the local non chain restaurant. This is the fabric of Miami Beach. Good people, great service, great food.

Thank Mykonos55
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

thanks for your wonderful review. Check our Wednesday & Thursday offer... 10 items 40% off.... See you soon Ciao

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

By far one of the Best Italian Restaurants we ate at in Miami. Great food, great service and very reasonably priced. Jerry Toronto

Thank Jerry R
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

thanks for your wonderful review. it's always a pleasure when the people appreciate the Cara Mia Experience. We're really proud of that see you soon CIAO

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Gnocchi night....Wed....all you can eat....$10.40. Do NOT miss this. 1/2 price night....Monday....again don't miss this either. Huge fan whenever I'm in Miami. Say hi to Luigi when you stop in.

Thank Mykonos55
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

HI Thanks for your wonderful review. Reminder to our customers: we are closed for a little vacation. See you on Wednesday September 13th Ciao

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love Cara Mia. In fact, I go every time I'm in Miami beach...which I'm lucky to say is quite often. They have an excellent wine list with excellently priced wine by the glass and the food is AMAZING. I always have the shrimp...More

Thank Lucia33141
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

thanks for your wonderful review. We appreciate this kind of compliments, because this is the right rule in Cara Mia Experience that we'd like to offer to our clients and friends> See you soon ciao

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant from TripAdvisor reviews and am pleased to say that it didn't disappoint. The welcome was excellent and the overall feel was very welcoming. We had starters of bruschetta and Caprese Salad. Both were a good quality - especially the mozzarella. For...More

Thank BSG71
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

thanks for your wonderful review In fact I think that the restaurant here in Miami (in all the big USA cities) are really expensive, respect the same in Europe, but mainly this is because to have the genuine italians products we spend a lot (I...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I had a "gnocchi dinner" here with my husband and a girlfriend. We all appreciated the place and the food. It is nice once in a while to go and enjoy some handmade fresh italian pasta. They served us gnocchi as long as we could...More

Thank Elena F
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

ahahah.... really nice!!!! Are you sure to gave me 3 stars after your experience (I think wonderful review!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)? Maybe we deserve 1 or maximum 2 stars. Price average????????????????????? $ 10.40 for endless Homemade Gnocchi!!!!!!!! ahahah.... unbelievable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Reviewed 8 July 2017

a Italian restaurant run by Italians this is the real food from Italy Seafood linguini cooked in a bag wonderful flavours the aubergine melanzane was also vert tasty super service good wine Chianti classico really woth a vist enjoy,we certainly did

Thank tts1704
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

thanks for your beautiful review see you soon ciao

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great food, great service. Great people! Massimo was fantastic. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. True Italian cuisine. I know, I was born in Italy and experienced Italian cooking.

Thank Mykonos55
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

thanks for your wonderful review for us is the better trophy, because our customers are happy for Cara Mia Experience. see you soon ciao

Reviewed 23 June 2017

We found this little place off Groupon - the service, ambiance, food and over all time there was great. The wait staff was attentive but not hounding, we enjoyed a nice wine tasting to start and both the appetizers and our main dishes did not...More

Thank BirdieB88
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

thanks for your amazing comment. For us is the best trophy, when our satisfy clients are the first Cara Mia's fun. See you soon Ciao

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

So glad we happened upon this location!!!! I'm originally from New York, I know good Italian Food, Little Italy and Rome. We had calamari, cooked to perfection! Every Entree in our group of 4, No complaints. I can only speak for myself; Salmon-exceptional! I don't...More

Thank Audra S
luigi c, Manager at Cara Mia Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thanks for your wonderful review We appreciate this kind of compliments and I'd like to have you back to say thank you in person. See you soon Ciao

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luigi c
21 November 2015|
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Response from malponly | Reviewed this property |
Hi luigi , how r u? I surprise yr question cause I hd a good opinion of yr trattoria. Anyway , Checking my review , i didnt talk about pears salad , because im sure that i didnt get one , i hate them!! Let me know why it... More
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CaraMiaSobe
29 January 2015|
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Response from Gabriele V | Reviewed this property |
We are sorry nut we are not a Pizzeria. Tim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1040 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4706
    (10th & 11th Street - Next door to Whole Foods Market)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-397-8624
  • E-mail
Description
Cara Mia an Italian Trattoria serving locals in and around South Beach is the latest creation of famed Milanese restaurateur GiGi Coppolino and The Chef Alessandro Calabro from Genova. Their unique ability to tap into local neighborhood scenes, understand its needs, its culinary trends and brings it all together is simply amazing. Come see for yourself, you wont be disappointed! Enjoy....
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