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Catharsis Restaurant & Lounge - CLOSED

1644 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5220
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
28 Sep 2015
27 Oct 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, Spanish
€€ - €€€
1644 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5220
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

This place is now closed. It was really good when it first opened and then went downhill from there. Last visit was in August 2014 and the air conditioning was broken, they had our number for the reservations we had made no one called to...More

Thank made1024
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I live in the roads area and always enjoyed catharsis. However it has really gone down hill. This last time was the final straw I won't be going back. 1. The waitress had no idea what was on the menu and told me a specialty...More

3  Thank Jgatsby2014
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Great music, great food the risotto ummmm the salmon tartar with ginger and cutis.... And the pork with guava and polenta to die for.... Dessert we has a red frute orgy .....lol The chef is great....Vine fabulous... Service great .... Everybody should have this expiriance...More

2  Thank Willyle
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

Loud. Dark. Cold, uncooked risotto. Was not much better 30 minutes later when it was replaced. Not worth trying again. Sorry.

2  Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 28 July 2014

I had an interesting experience dining in the dark recently and thought it was fun and different... I was worried about the quality of the food but in the end was surprised that it was pleasantly good. I found myself eating with my hands many...More

Thank jamescasonjr
Reviewed 21 July 2014

I have to admit that I was worried because of the mix-reviews, since people were complaining on previous reviews about the wine prices, the loud music and the small portions, but it turns up to be a fun and surprisingly pleasant experience. The venue is...More

1  Thank Marilia R
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Situated in Little Havana...We went here the first night we arrived in Miami. Upon our reservation, we decided to pay $10 for parking because the parking was horrible and very tight. We were seated in front of the stage--The live entertainment started around 8-9--I can't...More

2  Thank indiangirl101
Reviewed 22 March 2014

The Restaurant might be good. But I went there to the Dinner in Dark and it was a huge disappointment for us. "1000" people in small room, to loud... Really Really bad experience!

1  Thank yanfreire
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Fresh vegetables cooked the way you would expect it with fresh raw vegs. Parents with their kids should definitely try this place out. Smiles will appear! Spanish music really gets us to come back.

1  Thank Phoenix F
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Although I visit Calle Ocho several times a year, I had not dined in any of its true restaurants, until now. Our experience, with friends, was amazing. Althought they had been there before, this was our first visit, and it won't be our last. Having...More

2  Thank MarcN0830
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1644 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5220
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
(305) 479-2746
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