Fresco California Bistro

1744 SW 3rd Ave.
Miami, FL 33129
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George Martinez


  • Mon-Sat 11:30am-10:00pm,
  • $$
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted
You know a restaurant has tapped into those wacky Californians when you can eat Mexican-style chicken eggrolls, caesar salad, herb-marinated and grilled skirt steak, spinach-sausage lasagna, and chocolate soufflé all in the same meal. Throw in a mostly California wine list, affable servers without a shred of Miami's infamous 'tude, and an ambiance so relaxed that half the diners seem to have gone limp, and you've got Fresco California Bistro, a modest (and modestly priced) little eatery a sundried-tomato's throw from Biscayne Boulevard. Even if the food isn't all that special -- more like good home-cooking than high-wire, big-city restaurant fare -- it's such a pleasant place to dine that you can make like a wacky Californian and just kick back and enjoy the show.

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