Van Dyke Cafe Upstairs:
July 8, 2009

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.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_02View from Lincoln Road.

Past doorway to stairs.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_04At foot of the stairs.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_05Almost there.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_06Arrived and looked back. Restrooms at left, stairs beneath mirror, elevator at right.


vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_08Turned. Band at left, bar at right.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_09Turned left.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_10Turned further left.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_11Near windows, turned right. Jackson Bunn Group on stage.


High fidelity speakers are placed throughout.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_14LED stage lighting.

vandykeupstairs_2009-07-08_15View from Jefferson Avenue.

 Van Dyke Cafe Upstairs

846 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Phone: 305-534-3600


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