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Randazzo's Little Italy

385 Miracle Mile Coral Gables, FL 33134 | Coral Gables/South Miami | 305-448-7002

Location Description:

You want risotto with truffle essence? Fuhgeddaboutit. This is a red-sauce joint. The food is not fancy-schmancy northern Italian, or authentically Italian at all. It's Italian-American, a simple, honest soul-food genre developed a century ago by impoverished southern Italian immigrants. And gregarious chef/owner Marc Randazzo, a former boxer, does it right, just like his grandma did in Chicago's Little Italy. The pasta is al dente; the "Sunday gravy" tomato sauce on the spaghetti meatballs is as robust as the Sicilian sunshine; the clams are fight-back fresh in the seafood linguine; the portions are humongous; the prices are modest; the ambiance is festive; and the music tape features nothing more recent than "That's Amore," which plays at least once an hour. Diners munch another of Mama's monster-size meatballs and sing along.

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  • Cuisine(s): Italian
  • Hours: Tue-Thu 11:30am-2:30pm, 6pm-10pm, Fri 11:30am-3:30pm, Fri-Sat 6pm-12am, Sun 4pm-10pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Accepted, Online Reservations Available
  • Parking: Valet
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Features: Delivery, Kid Friendly, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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