Tamarina
Tamarina
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Tamarina

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://tamarinarestaurants.com/
  • Phone: (305) 579-1888
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch:

    Monday through Friday - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
    Lounge - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

    Dinner:

    Monday through Sunday - 6:00pm to 11:30pm

    Bar:

    Monday through Sunday - 12:00pm to 1:00am

    Happy Hour:

    Monday through Friday - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Italian
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cafe, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Between SE 6th and SE 7th Street
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet service and self-parking is available:

    - Valet parking is complimentary during lunch (2 hours)

    - Valet for dinner $10 per car

    Access through SE 6th and SE 7th Street, in the rear of Brickell World Plaza. If you arrive from 6th Street turn left into the Private Driveway; from 7th Street turn right into the Private Driveway.
A word from Tamarina
Tamarina’s ingredient-driven fare respects approachable Italian cooking styles, but is presented in a modern, sophisticated fashion. Whether it’s branzino straight from the Mediterranean or the morning’s fresh, local snapper, Tamarina selects the highest quality, seasonal ingredients and prepares them simply, allowing the natural flavors to speak for themselves. Furnished with dark wood, brass accents and antique mirrors, the restaurant and bar evokes Italian glamour with a Miami accent – chic and lively, yet relaxed and cozy.
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Tamarina reviews from OpenTable diners
  • Beautiful ambience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 11/20/2014
    With high ceilings and great lightning, tamarina has a beautiful setting for any occasion. The wine menu is extensive and their Sommalier is well acquainted with it. The oyster menu is nice (although the service should learn west and east coast difference ie. PEI, BC, etc.). The cocktail sauce was one of the best Ive had and they were shucked well. The wahoo crudo was fresh and delicate. The lobster linguini while very tasty, was over cooked and far past the al dente firmness. The branzino per due was our main course, and I am a firm believer that it is a fish that requires little additional ingredients. When the fish came stuffed with sautéed onions, and a side of cold kale salad, I was a little surprised. Once again, the taste was good, and the fish was well cooked but not what I would expect. Over all I would dine with tamarina again, giving that their backers helped to manifest zuma, and I'm sure they are still tweaking some menu items.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • BEWARE OF THE SPECIAL
    Candie961
    Dined on 11/18/2014
    We work in the building where Tamarina is located and went down for lunch. Three of us had chosen the $18 Riossotto, when the waitress mentioned they had Risotto Special. We never imagined the special was $75 per plate. We were outraged!!!! How can the waitress refer to a menu item as a special knowing the price of our original intented order was $18 and then recommend a $75 dish as a special without so much as a mention as to the price difference. It is situations like this that make restaurants go out of business. I will be sure to tell all my friends in the Downtown area the story so that they chose elsewhere to go for lunch and dinner. Hear me $75 for arbori rice and mushrooms, which was served cold, the portion was small and the white truffles (ehh not that great). We were too embarrassed to say anything to the manager. The waitress comment should have been: We have a risotto with white truffles as a special item on the menu and we are offering that item at $75 per plate. But no, she never mentioned the HUGE price difference, when she knew our original intent was a $20 lunch. So sorry we chose to eat there. Never again.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice try....
    PandP
    Dined on 11/1/2014
    We were clients of Lippi... and since Tamarina is the "new Lippi", we decided to give it a try. It happens that Lippi was (in our opinion) one of the best restaurants in Miami. Good service and excellent food. Perhaps this is the reason why we got so disappointed with Tamarina. It is just another restaurant in Miami. Nothing wrong with it, but nothing that does distinguish it from many other restaurants that are in this wide area. Since they are in a soft opening, we hope they will become much better in terms of service.... We also recommend that the music should not be so loud....
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic