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“consistently excellent meals”
Review of Primo Trattoria Italiana - CLOSED

Primo Trattoria Italiana
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: AUTHENTIC ITALIAN "TRATTORIA" , Owners are frome Rome Italy, cooking with Italian recipes and fresh food hand made daily !
Reviewed 30 January 2014

We were turned on to this restaurant by a neighbor several months ago and have been regular return patrons ever since. This family style trattoria is reasonably priced and consistent in quality. The food is made and prepared in house by the owner/operator. After a long day at work, we can relax and enjoy a wonderful home cooked italian meal.

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Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 3 January 2014

We stayed at The Grand Doubletree Biscayne Bay in Miami for two nights and were fortunate to have had dinner at Primo's on the second night. The starter of bruschetta was the best I have ever had. You really should try it. We each had a different entree' and all were delicious and served quickly and piping hot. The food and service were exceptional. If you get close to the restaurant at 1717North Biscayne Drive, do yourself a favor and try Primo's.

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Thank Gerald P
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Reviewed 1 January 2014

We had to wait 45 minutes for soup. It was a special for the day, meaning it should already have been prepared. Yes, it was New Year's Eve, but the restaurant was only half-ful.
The entree followed, in a timely manner. The chicken dish was ok, not better than ok. The broiled salmon was tasty, but overpriced. When an entree is $10 more than all other entrees, don't you think the waiter should mention it?

1  Thank Nancy S
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Primo S, Owner at Primo Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2014

Dear Madam
Thank you for coming to Primo Trattoria italiana,
Every Table and every Customer is followed by the Kitchen Routine which in our Trattoria is step by step from scratch according the Italian preparation system very different from the american one.
I believe you probably thought to get into a "pizza & pasta" place like millions are in New york City " MAMMA MIA !" many of them pretending Italian...
We are an authentic Italian Trattoria, we come from Roma and Our Customers who really know and recognize the good authentic Italian Food LOVE US !
You didn't apreciate ... simply because you didn't understand us ... and honestly I wonder whether you have the knowledge to understand " Primo Trattoria Italiana" If you take a look at the others Reviews ... those people belong to high Class, they travel to Italy all the time and they know the Italian Food very well... !
Regarding the price of the Fresh Salmon ... what did you aspect to pay for a Fresh Fish? ... and why you didn't ask the price if you had problem to pay the bill ?

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Reviewed 4 December 2013 via mobile

Our Italian/Mexican family loves this restaurant! The service is the best and the quality of food is fantastic.. We are very picky with our pizza and eating at primos makes us feel back at home in Italy.. Thanks!!

Thank Gidwanikish
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Reviewed 28 November 2013

I love coming to this restaurant. The owners are there everyday and are very friendly with all of their patrons. The food is absolutely delicious. It is very authentic and delicious. Anyone who says otherwise is an uncultured ignorante who probably think that "olive garden" and "pizza hut" are good italian restaurants. I live near downtown Miami and I make a special trip to go eat at this restaurant. I recommend it to everyone. Great food, great wine, great ambience AAAA+++++

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Thank Annabelleee_lz
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