The server was very good. The garlic bread was delicious and the meal was outstanding.
Oddly enough, the man (maybe a busser) who brought me my meal after I requested the rest of the meal be boxed up, asked me for a tip. His English was very broken, so I was a little confused at first, then I realized what he was asking for and apologized that I didn't have it ready at that time.
I'd request the manager let the staff know not to ask for tips. My recollection is that the server gives a percentage of his/her tips at the end of the night to the bussers.
Everything was great.. from the service to the food. Highly recommend all of the Prime restaurants.
Love it! Eat there every time we are in South Beach!
I love eating at Prime Italian. The food is very good, the servings are large, the service is very good, there is a large menu and the salads and other food are fresh. And it is so much easier to get into than Prime 112 across the street. I even had a desert from 112. Very accommodating.
Fantastic restaurant in the heart of Miami Beach. The portions are huge, service is spectacular, and food is fantastic. The desserts should not be missed.
Birthday Food service and drinks were outstanding
Wonderful dining experience. Service was amazing. Food portions were huge. We will be back.
Every time we visit our son, we must eat at Prime Italian. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Miami. The food and service are excellent. And the proportions are huge so we always get to take home the leftovers to enjoy another day. In fact, on this particular occasion we ordered an additional entree to split the next day. So if you like really good home cooked fresh Italian food this is the place. We highly recommend it. Just be sure to come in hungry so you can enjoy every bite.
This place is amazing! The portions are gigantic. We ordered a salad to share between the two of us. Could easily feed a family of 5. My short rib risotto and my dad’s veal were also both amazing. The only note is that the brussel sprouts were not as roasted/crispy as I normally like, but still good.
Excellent food. Huge portions. A bit pricey, but they deliver on it!!! My favorites are the KOBE meatball, the veal parm and the giant HOHO
Wait staff was incredible.
I come every time I’m in Miami
David was absolutely amazing and not only does he provide unparalleled service but his menu knowledge makes for an unbeatable experience
best meal I have had in a long time and the portion was so big I had it for 2 more meals.
Single worst experience in the history of dining. Place has terrible service, terrible management, and terrible food. Ordered a lobster that was supposedly 4 lbs that had the smallest tail i have ever seen, and it took over an hour to receive the food. Just awful experience and total waste of money. After eating all over the world, I can tell you there are overrated establishments that somehow exist-this is one-don’t go here-I know I will avoid like the plague.
Wonderful! We love all the primes
This is an excellent restaurant for fine Italian Food and a very pleasurable spot.
Spectacular family style meal. 4 of us shared truffled pappardelle, sea bass, and a tomahawk steak - and we couldn’t eat it all. We shared a giant meatball appetizer. Everything, including the decadent garlic bread, was superb.
Another terrific meal at Prime Italian. Food and service were both excellent. I always look forward to this spot when I am in SouthBeach. Don’t miss it.
A must try is the meatball with ricotta cheese, the loaf of garlic bread stuff with cheese was exceptional. The pasta vongole and the pasta with clams outstanding. The service was impeccable. The portions are huge we ate and had leftovers for a second meal. I highly recommend Prime Italian.
The food and ambiance was nice. The service however by one of the waiters was terrible. We arrived first. Our Party was stuck in traffic so we ordered drinks and bread so we didn't get too intoxicated before they came. The waiter stated that he was going to wait for the rest of the party to arrive to bring bread because we would eat it all and the first order was free, and the second we would have to pay for in a condescending tone. I looked at the waiter and asked him to please bring the bread anyways. After we ate half the loaf and the party arrived we asked him to bring another order, he reminded us again there will be a charge for the bread, at this time, I said you explained that to us already, do you constantly remind all the other tables around us about this charge as they have multiple orders of bread and I haven't heard you mention the charge not one time to the other tables? He put his head down and walked away. The bread was bought out by another server at this time who was very patient with us and helped us with a smile. When the check arrived my husband and myself were splitting the bill and he asked me whose card was he using and I stated mine (company card) I'm not sure why, I have never heard that question being asked. Very rude. Then he shoves this device in front of me asking for a tip 18, 20, 22, or 30 percent tip, I asked if gratuity was already on the bill, he stated no. I was reluctant to leave a tip however he made it seem like there was no lower percentage to tip then what was offered on the screen, however the other waiter was a delight so I gave 18 percent. As a African American woman who frequents Miami (South Beach) monthly I was disappointed in my waiters service, and I believe his manners and service was only directed towards us because we were African American. I continued to watch his interaction with other tables around us and saw a complete difference. I will not be back.
Wonderful! Delicious food. Loved sitting on the patio
We really enjoyed the experience. The food was great (portions too large for one person) and the servers very attentive. The only concern was cost. I realize you pay for quality but I couldn't afford to dine there often. I would dine as often as possible.
Worst food I have ever had in South Beach. The 75.00 steak we ordered had no taste and was below average and the pasta we ordered tasted like Ragu in a jar. Go to capital grill or Smith for a real steak and for pasta there is plenty of other real Italian restaurants you can go to.
Exceptional food, stellar service and quality win list. A really great experience all around.
Great meal and service. Wine was great too.
Great food & service!
Welcoming and on time with our reservation. Waiter new menu well and help choose great dishes.
Sat outside. Sun was hot but set after 30 minutes. Very nice venue. Exceptional waiter. Food portions are large and sides could be shared. Would definitely return!
Delicious bread, oysters, steaks and dessert. Service was wonderful and was not noisy or too crowded. Perfect for a special occasion. Only downside is the parking. Valet for dinner is $20. If you do not mind walking there is street parking. Would highly recommend!!!
Excellent all around!
Excellent service and magnificent food!
It was my birthday and my risotto was hard. My child chicken pram was burnt. the kobe meatball was dry.
I have been to Prime 12 and fish and they both were delicious. I pick this one for my birthday thinking I would have the same experience and I was really disappointed
The best bread I have ever had. The food was amazing and so was the service! Our waiter was awesome (I wish we could remember his name). Will come back next time I’m in Miami.
Birthday for my son
The food was delicious!!!
Service and food was great can’t wait to go back
Amazing, food, place and waitress. thanks a lot for all.
Good food, big portions but very pricey. I can afford and have been to several upscale restaurants in Chicago, NY, Texas but this one exceeds all on pricey.. Three in are all similar and pricey. (112, Italian and Seafood)