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Tap Tap

819 5th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6511
+1 305-672-2898
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“goat stew” (32 reviews)
“shrimp” (40 reviews)
“nan” (6 reviews)
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Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
819 5th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6511
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Tasty. Good. Nice service. Generous food. Far from the tourist place. Not expensive. Original. Funcky. Go visit it !

Thank Joris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few weeks age. Service was slightly slow but the staff were very helpful and pleasant. Happy to describe the dishes and make recommendations. Food was good and a lot of it. Would definitely go back the ceviche was amazing.

Thank Dimartin1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere transported me to Haiti. The Lambi and Haitian mohito were fantastic! The colorful artwork and tables added to the ambience. The service was good. I always make this a stop when I'm in Miami.

Thank Martine B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been going to Tap Tap since 1999, but my most recent visit over the memorial weekend was the worst ever, and we won't be back until new management is in place. The food was subpar, the watercress dressing tasted as though they ran...More

Thank amsb31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent. Cultural art decor. Menu with variety but stays within the Haitian palate. Our family had goat, vegetarian, fish, shrimp, and pork. Everything was just as delicious as the next. Prices are great for South beach. Happy Happy Day!

Thank Yvette Y
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We visited Tap Tap while on our honeymoon in Miami following a recommendation from a work colleague. What started as a very pleasant meal – the food is certainly passable – ended in the waiter, and then the manageress, attempting to scam us. When the...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This restaurant will sorprende you. When you arrive the place is small, coulored and strange. Seat and choose on the menù what do you want to eat. Everything is good, served with rice or bean and yuo can eat good quantity and quality food. If...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I literally just finished having the best oxtail stew ever! I was just passing by this place and, as it looked interesting I thought to give it a try.

Thank roamingkiddo
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Really loved the mohito! Shared a platter for appetiser, it was good. Ate grouper or entree and that was really good :) Live music :)

Thank Viktoriagu
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I enjoyed my visit at the Tap Tap restaurant! The ambiance was amazing, and the food was even better!!!!

Thank Nicholas R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Yes but parking is tough. If you have a car park in shopping mall garage Alton and 5th and walk the 4-5 blocks.
27 November 2016|
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Response from mbshine | Reviewed this property |
Tow away zones and that lot is private I think.
James H
Open Sunday evening?
26 November 2016|
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Response from tml8882 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I wouldn't be surprised if they are opened
Jamalyn P
Do you serve Prestige?
12 May 2015|
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Response from WarenWarren | Reviewed this property |
From time to time, when they are in stock, they do. If you want prestige call them to ask and if they have it in stock, to hold you some bottles.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 5th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6511
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-672-2898
  • E-mail
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