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Oriente

Flamingo / Lummus
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1300 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4210
+1 305-535-6500
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2013

Good, creative French cooking in an out of the way location. Restaurant obviously is a neighborhood favorite and worth trying.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2009

Almost a year ago, specifically on 21 April, I submitted a review for the Oriente entitled “Our Favorite place to eat on South Beach”. My wife, daughter and I returned last night (Valentines’ Day) and found several changes had taken place – none of which were positive. First of all the menu had been completely revised. The cool merging of... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2008

My family and I first visited Oriente in April 2006 and loved it. The prices were typically high for the area, a trendy section of Ocean Drive on Miami Beach. At that time, the Oriente was noted for its blending of Chinese and Cuban cuisines. During our next visit for dinner during Thanksgiving week 2008, we were expecting a similar... More 

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London
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2008

Be warned people - a mixed grill at this restaurant costs $139, yes, $139!!!! Our waitress recommended it and it sounded good. Main courses cost between $25-50 on the menu so one would expect the specials to be at least comparable in price- not almost triple the cost of anything else on the menu. Your waiter / waitress will not... More 

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Honolulu
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2008

Just my opinion. $52 for two sandwichs and two iced teas -- what a rip-off. We went there for Cuban food, found none, zero, nada. Service was curt and slow. Terrible experience -- avoid this place.

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2008

I ate at Oriente on 9/20/2008 at about 8pm, they were FAR from busy. I'm not sure what you have to do to get good service at this place. The food wasn't bad so don't blame the chefs, but the service...I've never had worse service then I did at this place. I've heard about service people acting pretentious at certain... More 

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Wash., DC
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2008

This is the restaurant in the Cardozo Hotel, owned by Gloria Estefan. We got free breakfast vouchers with our room, and the food is fine and a great value. The service is atrocious. In spite of the fact that it is always almost empty, it can take fifteen minutes to get your order taken, and only after flagging down a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 00:00
Monday
00:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 00:00
Thursday
00:00 - 00:00
Friday
00:00 - 00:00
Saturday
00:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4210
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > Flamingo / Lummus
  • Neighbourhood: Flamingo / Lummus
  • Phone Number: +1 305-535-6500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?