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The Knife Restaurant - Bayside

3.9
72 reviews
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$30 and under
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Steakhouse
Perfect For:
  • Waterfront
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Established in 2002, The Knife is an authentic Argentinean steakhouse experience, where you can enjoy over 15 different cuts of beef, chicken and pork, all grilled to perfection by our expert "Parrillero" (Grill Master). Our system allows you to try as many cuts as you want, as many times as you please. A dream-come-true for meat lovers! To go along with our delicious meats, we offer a wide selection of appetizers, salads and sides, many of which are original Argentinean recipes. At The Knife you can eat at your own pace, as much as you wish, combining meats, salads and sides your own way, making every meal truly unique. Our Argentinean steakhouse experience includes all meats, salads and sides under a fixed price, so that the only thing you need to think about is what to try next...
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Steakhouse, Argentinean, Barbecue
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Hours of operation

Lunch: Monday - Thursday 11:30am -6:00pm, Friday - Saturday 11:30am - 4:00pm, Sunday 11:30am - 6:00pm.
Dinner: Monday - Thursday 6:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday - Saturday 4:00pm - 12:00am, Sunday 6:00pm - 11:00pm.
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Phone number
(786) 866-3242
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Liquor, Cafe, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 72 People Are Saying
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3.9based on recent ratings
3.9
food
4.1
service
3.9
ambience
4.0
value
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75% of people would recommend it to a friend
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3.0Dined 5 days ago

Good for value food however the service was shocking, luckily we had Katty who seemed to be the only waitress in the place who knew how to smile. All the rest of the waitresses seemed to have an attitude problem from the moment we walked in.
All in all a good value for food restaurant.

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3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Our second time at the Knife. The food quality for the grill, in both meat and vegetables, has gone down. The only seasoning you can taste on the vegetables is cheese, which isn't really a seasoning. As for the meat, the cuts and selection are not premium other than the chicken breast. For the salad and appetizer bar -- delicious. Maybe I'll go back for a third time because of the cold dishes, but it's up in the air. If you are in the mood for what is essentially a meat buffet, there are better options like a Brazilian steakhouse.

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4.0Dined on February 16, 2018

A Nice dinner at the knife... Great variety of food . For meat lovers of course!
Négative points: too much noisy and air conditionning very high so it's a bit cold inside.

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4.0Dined on January 24, 2018

Family gathering. Good food and service

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3.0Dined on January 24, 2018

Wanted to try this place because my friends recommended it. I love meat and when you add "all you can eat" to the offer, it's a no-brainer. I don't eat a lot, but I like to have options.
If you are not familiar with the place you have no idea there's an elevator on the back, so we climbed the stairs with our huge and heavy stroller. Nobody will open the door or greet you and there was plenty of "bored" waitresses at the very entrance. After reaching our reserved table we waited for about 10 minutes before someone approached us... and again, there was plenty of available and happily chatting service people that barely spoke any English. I know we are in Miami, but as far as I remember this city is still part of the USA.
Most of the salads were withered and the meat was just OK. Nothing to brag about. The place was not that crowded, but it sounded like a sports bar during the Super Bowl.
My wife loved it better than me. Maybe because she just needed to get out the house. Anyway, those 3 stars are just to be fair.
Would I recommend it to another person? Well there's plenty of similar "all you can eat" steak houses within the same price range. I would probably recommend going to those I've given at least 4 stars.

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5.0Dined on January 6, 2018

Great place for meat lovers. Being from Argentina, i am a beef fanatic. They have a huge grill with as many meat cuts as you can imagine and their salad bar is outstanding. Fast all day before going for dinner...you will EAT..!

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5.0Dined on November 19, 2017

Muy buen servicio, la comida excelente, el lugar es acogedor

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1.0Dined on November 4, 2017

Mala comida

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5.0Dined on October 7, 2017

Estaba celebrando mi aniversario de bodas y la atención fue fenomenal gracias

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4.0Dined on September 21, 2017

Argentinian buffet at Bayside on the water. Great value (bottle of wine comped with the meal - a Beringer, but drinkable) and if your expectations aren't too high, great food as well. The apps and salad bar were the stars. The grill, where you go and select what you want, was hit and miss, but the steak and blue cheese sausage were stand outs.

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5.0Dined on August 22, 2017

Très bon rapport qualité prix. Très grand choix de viandes et autres. Un grand et bon Buffet bien achalandé

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5.0Dined on July 24, 2017

Service was very friendly. Food was great and our server was super. I can't wait to go back

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5.0Dined on June 24, 2017

The restaurant provides excellent fresh food & choices; all Argentinian as it says! The only thing was that I was expecting also the waitress to be Argentinian but they weren't & I struggled understanding their Spanish. It can get a little loud which I didn't mind but it may be due to the groups. The service was excellent anyway & located my family & I as preferred by the bayside view. Unfornutately this was an option only available by the phone & not by Opentable.

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3.0Dined on June 3, 2017

The experience was ok - Good really not worth the price

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5.0Dined on May 30, 2017

Excellent customer service and of course, excellent food!

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2017

Nice place to celebrate my birthday with friends and family.

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4.0Dined on May 9, 2017

Muy bueno, la comida, la atención y la ubicación, todos muy amables y no escatiman en servirte lo que pides

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2017

The waiter was awesome ... The food was great , I will return 👍🏾

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4.0Dined on March 25, 2017

Good Good attention and good food. attention and good food.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2017

Awesome food, a lot of guests, but not too crowded

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1.0Dined on February 28, 2017

To expensive and food wasint all that good and no menus inly buffet i honestly did not like the food they have

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1.0Dined on February 14, 2017

No me agrado me enganaron en el precio el servicio pésimo poco personal detrás de la parrilla no había carne suficiente una cola impresionante no se lo recomiendo a nadie

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4.0Dined on December 28, 2016

Food is Amazing as always. Service is OK. The waitress was not bad but she didn't bring all that we asked for and charged us for things we didn't (the light up kids glasses and strawberry lemonade that is to be included). I didn't complain as it was my birthday and the price of this items she charged without us even asking for came out to be the same amount as my meal which was comped as it was my birthday. So I took it as an even trade. Overall its good.

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5.0Dined on December 26, 2016

Pasamos una noche muy especial el servicio y la comida excelentes

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2.0Dined on December 15, 2016

The meat from the grill was cold and dired up. We were there on a Thrusday evening. I guess you need to go when it is really busy. Also, compared to previous times it appears that the salad bar is much smaller. I liked to go there but I guess I'll wait for good reviews to come back before returning to the Knife

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5.0Dined on December 6, 2016

Outstanding customer service and great food. This was my first time eating here and I loved it. The price is reasonable as well.

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4.0Dined on November 5, 2016

Had a great time as usualFood was good but service somewhat slow.A little noisy.Parking garage too expensive($25.00) and is a long distance from the Rest.

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1.0Dined on September 16, 2016

I read the bad reviews online but I didn't listen since sometimes not all reviews are accurate.
I was willing to give them a chance. My family and I were going to a concert nearby and I decided to make reservations to have a nice meal before.
I'm really not a picky eater. I'm usually happy with an average meal.
Please don't waste your time and money going to this place. The meat is just terrible, terrible, terrible. Smells bad, tastes bad....just a horrible and disappointing experience.

The only thing edible were the French fries. Thats basically the only thing we ended up eating.

Horrible restaurant, not sure how its still in business....

The only reason I'm writing this review is so that this doesn't happen to anyone else.
I did not complain to them, we just quietly paid and left but I felt like a fool having to pay for that meal. Totally unacceptable.

Hope this doesn't happen to you.

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4.0Dined on September 1, 2016

A slightly different twist to argentine/Brazilian charcuteries! Instead of servers coming around with skewers of meat, you walk to the grill and select your choice and cuts of meat. The seasoning of what I had chicken and fish were spot on. The salad bar was creative, full of variety and extremely tasty! I would visit again!

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4.0Dined on August 18, 2016

If you don't like meat don't come. The weak salad bar and lack of sides left a little to be desired. But all the meat was amazing. The charcoal grill is the absolute star and it makes everything they put on it have an incredible wood smoke flavor. The chorizo, ribs, short ribs, pork loin, skirt steak, peppers and onions with cheese, bacon wrapped chicken breast, 1/4 chickens. All fantastic. Went back for seconds and thirds.

Our waitress was pretty un attentive and she didn't speak English very well so it was kind of hard to understand her for drinks and desserts. Don't go unless you have 1.5 - 2 hours for dinner. We were there as a party of 4 for 3 full hours.

Overall a pretty good dinner that I would absolutely go for again. I have already recommended it to 3 or 4 friends that are visiting the Miami area soon.

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1.0Dined on August 16, 2016

Toda la carne fría
Mala Elaboración de los alimentos

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5.0Dined on August 14, 2016

Great food at great price. Fresh meats which you can request unlimited. Great service. The salad bar is a must to try.

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2.0Dined on July 16, 2016

The only thing good was the steak. Everything else did not taste good and was overcooked. This place is very overrated.

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3.0Dined on July 10, 2016

My second time at this location in almost 8 years. First time I was impressed. This time it was not as impressive. The side dishes are ok...but nothing special. I recall it was a lot more diverse.
The wine is nothing to brag about. But then again, you wouldn't expect a good bottle of wine when its given away fro "free".
The highlight of the evening was the meat. Many choices and outstanding flavor.
I would recommend this location IF you have a discount coupon or just to try it out for the first time. I don't think I will be returning.

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4.0Dined on July 9, 2016

The waiter had an attitude, and he looked bothered every time I asked for something. The food was great. Just make sure you don't eat before so you get your money's worth.

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3.0Dined on May 2, 2016

The service was excellence and the food was quite good.

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2016

Great meal for $35 two beers or wine bottle included per person and dessert!!

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3.0Dined on April 16, 2016

I like the meat much better at Brazilian churascarias such as Texas do Brasil. But prices are more reasonable at the Knife, and the service was fine.

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1.0Dined on April 13, 2016

Worth $12.95 per person. At best

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4.0Dined on April 9, 2016

We were a party of 12 celebrating a few birthdays. It was easy to make reservations. The staff seemed nice with the exception of our server who was not personable. She seemed annoyed at having to serve our large group. Other than that, food was great. Large variety. Felt a little rushed though when having to select the meats I wanted. There's no sign indicating what there is

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