Established in 1994 in a building created in 1924 by Carl Fisher, the Van Dyke Upstairs offers food, full bar and live music nightly from 9 to 1 (no cover). Now managed by Luca Voltarel. Entertainment bookings by music director Randy Singer. There’s a sound system by Sonic Nerve Studios and a grand piano. Staffed by an acoustic engineer. No smoking indoors. Valet parking, street parking and parking lot with meters. Monthly line up of local and national acts in the genres of Funk, Latin, Soul, R&B and Jazz. According to Ana, “ . . . the place captures you the minute you walk in . . . ”
Update 2014-01-28: Van Dyke Cafe’s last day was Sunday, January 26th, 2014.
View from Lincoln Road.
Past doorway to stairs.
At foot of the stairs.
Arrived and looked back. Restrooms at left, stairs beneath mirror, elevator at right.
Turned. Band at left, bar at right.
Turned further left.
Near windows, turned right. Jackson Bunn Group on stage.
High fidelity speakers are placed throughout.
LED stage lighting.
View from Jefferson Avenue.
Van Dyke Cafe Upstairs
846 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139