Coral Gables' first coffee house,
Café Demetrio, offers the coffee lover a pinnacle of class, taste,
and returns to the original concept of the coffee house that
once flourished in 18th Century European cafes: a meeting spot
where poets, intellectuals, artists, and working citizens could
spend an afternoon pondering the great questions of mankind.
The owners, Demetrio and Vilma Pina, a husband and wife team,
built the cafe on the original 1920's
premises of Coral Gables' first newspaper.
Patrons are invited to linger for a while in the patio to enjoy
the South Florida weather, play a game of chess, or just sit
and enjoy a quiet moment over a steaming
The Cafe in Pictures
There's history, food
a virtual stroll through